Seven of the eight host institutions won, including two in five-sets on night one of the NIVC Tournament. In total, seven of the 16 matches went the distance.
NM State will travel to Eugene, Ore., to face No. 15 Oregon in the first round of the NCAA Tournamentm while Cal Baptist and Utah Valley will participate in the National Invitational Volleyball Championship (NIVC)
The Western Athletic Conference has announced the bracket for the league’s tournament, which is set for Nov. 22-24, behind first time regular season champion UT Rio Grande Valley and No. 2 seed New Mexico State.
League hitting percentage leader Tyrecia Lukes and her top hitting UMKC squad face off with Utah Valley and Seattle U to highlight Week 11 play in the WAC. The Kangaroos are half a game back of UTRGV in the league standings.
Western Athletic Conference Week 11 action features nine matches, beginning with a non-conference outing for Chicago State at Drake. First place Cal Baptist faces Utah Valley and Grand Canyon on Friday and Saturday.
Courtesy: Western Athletic Conference Tuesday, Oct. 23 UC Riverside at Cal Baptist – 11 p.m. ET Thursday, Oct. 25 Seattle…
UTRGV takes it league-best 5-1 record into WAC meetings with Utah Valley and New Mexico State this week.
Kansas City freshman right side hitter Melanie Brecka and Chicago State junior defensive specialist Megan Klavitter have been named the Western Athletic Conference Offensive and Defensive Volleyball Players of the Week.
Sproule went eight for eight, hitting a perfect 1.000 on the night.
Utah Valley freshman outside hitter Kazna Tarawhiti and California Baptist junior outside hitter Nicole Abreau have been named the Western Athletic Conference Offensive and Defensive Volleyball Players of the Week.