In her first entry, Cadie Bates shares about how she chose her new home at South Carolina, as well as the mental fatigue of the beach game and her love for her new teammates.
Duke transfer Jamie Stivers will join the Cal Poly beach and indoor teams.
Creighton’s Lydia Dimke and Duke’s Cadie Bates are transferring to South Carolina following four-year indoor careers to make their debuts on the beach.
Key in the five-set victory were 22.5 team blocks for the Blue Devils, including a match-high 14 by senior middle blocker Anna Kropf.
Louisville (pictured), Pittsburgh and NC State are tied atop the ACC standings, but at least one team will suffer a loss this week; ACC Update (Nov. 14)
Pittsburgh moves back into a tie atop the ACC standings as they down Duke on senior day.
Last years co-SEC champions, Missouri and #4 Florida, meet for a top-three SEC showdown; November 12 Preview
Ranked foes held form for the most part in Week 11, with just two upsets dotting the landscape out of 57 matches.
Louisville rallied from down 0-2 to top Duke in five sets with help from five double-digit kill efforts and three 20-dig efforts.
#2 Stanford puts their unbeaten Pac-12 record to the test with #15 Oregon coming to town to round out the week; Nov. 5 Preview