19th-ranked Oregon claimed its first-ever sweep of 21st-ranked UCLA in Los Angeles, Calif., and the first overall since 2014 to get back on track this week. 2nd-ranked Stanford kept its perfect Pac-12 start going with a 4-set win over Utah, which received votes this week.
Arizona’s Kendra Dahlke was tabbed as Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week, while Stanford’s Morgan Hentz and Holly Campbell were named defensive player and freshman of the week respectively.
Victories by Arizona and Arizona State highlighted Pac-12 action Friday night, as the Wildcats outlasted 14th-ranked Oregon in 5 and the Sun Devils swept RV Oregon State for its 2nd conference win since 2016.
In a Top 10 matchup, 2nd-ranked Stanford bested 9th-ranked USC in straight sets. The Cardinal, which has now won 9 matches in a row, remains undefeated in Pac-12 action and owns a 5-match win streak against the Trojans.
2nd-ranked Stanford showed its talent in an impressive sweep of 17th-ranked UCLA to move to 3-0 in Pac-12 action and extend its win streak to 9 in a row Wednesday night.
Four of 5 Sunday Pac-12 Conference matchups took 5 sets to solve, as 2nd-ranked Stanford, 10th-ranked USC, 14th-ranked Washington, 16th-ranked Oregon and Arizona registered victories.
Stanford’s Kathryn Plummer and Morgan Hentz were tabbed as Pac-12 Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week for the second straight week.
#2 Stanford defeated #4 Texas for the second time in four days Friday night in Austin, Texas.
Stanford’s Kathryn Plummer and Morgan Hentz and Oregon’s Brooke Nuneviller were honored for their Week 3 efforts at the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge.
Stanford plays host to the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge featuring Minnesota, Penn State and Oregon.