Women's Volleyball
Pack Set To Host Four Team AT&T Invitational Starting Friday





Upcoming Nevada Matches
AT&T Invitational Schedule

Date Day Opponent Location Facility(Capacity) Time
Sept. 7 Fri. Washington State vs. Hofstra Reno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym(1,800) 4:30 p.m.
Sept. 7 Fri. Nevada vs. UNLV Reno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym(1,800) 7:00 p.m.
Sept. 8 Sat. Washington State vs. UNLV Reno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym(1,800) 10:00 a.m.
Sept. 8 Sat. Nevada vs. Hofstra  Reno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym(1,800) 12:00 p.m.
Sept. 8 Sat.  UNLV vs. Hofstra Reno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym(1,800) 5:00 p.m.
Sept. 8 Sat.  Nevada vs. Washington State Reno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym(1,800) 7:00 p.m.
        All Times Local
        For Tickets To Home Matches Call 775-348-Pack

LIVE STATS:  Live up to the minute stats during home and selected road contests can be viewed on the internet for Nevada volleyball at
 
http://www.nevadawolfpack.com/liveStats/liveStats.dbml?SPSID=45412&SPID=4083&DB_OEM_ID=10000&LIST_SPORT_ID=

 

UNIVERSITY OF NEVADA
Wolf Pack
  

Record: 2-2  WAC: 0-0
Head Coach: Devin Scruggs(Pacific, 1991)
at Nevada: 175-124(11th season)
Overall Record: same
Scruggs vs. UNLV:  5-5  vs. MWC: ,8-7
Scruggs vs. Hofstra:  1-0  vs. Colonial: 1-0
Scruggs vs. Washington St.  0-1  vs. Pacific-10: 3-13

UNLV
Rebels 

Record: 5-1  MWC: 0-0
Head Coach: Allison Keeley(Carleton Coll., 1990)
at UNLV: 55-38(Fourth season)
Overall Record: 94-76(Seventh season)

HOFSTRA
Pride

Record: 5-1  Colonial Athletic: 0-0
Head Coach: Lauren Netherby-Sewell(Nevada, 2001)
at Hofstra: 29-8(Second season)
Overall Record: same
Upcoming Matches: vs. Washington State, Sept. 7

WASHINGTON STATE
Cougars 

Record: 7-1  Pacific-10: 0-0
Head Coach: Brian Heffernan(Penn State, 1993)
at WSU: 29-65(Fourth season)
Overall Record: same
Upcoming Matches: vs. Hofstra, Sept. 7
                                  vs. UNLV, Sept. 8

 

Nevada Probable Starting Lineup

No. Name Pos. Ht. Yr. 2007 Stats
1 Teal Ericson OH 6-0 Sr.

4.21 kpg, .174 attack %, .93 bpg

2 Allison Hernandez L 5-9 Jr. 3.79 dpg
4 Ashley Miller S 5-9 Sr. 10.44 apg, 2.11 dpg
5 Karly Sipherd MB 6-0 Sr. 3.50 kpg, .171 attack %, 1.14 bpg
8 Lindsay Baldwin MB 6-1 Fr.

2.50 kpg, .208 attack %, 1.21 bpg

11 Nicole Link OH 5-8 Fr. .71 kpg, 2.86 dpg
33 Jorgan Staker RS 6-1 So. 1.50 kpg, .085 attack %, .64 bpg

PACK HOST AT&T INVITATIONAL:  After a weekend on the road Nevada will host the AT&T Invitational this weekend.  UNLV, Hofstra, and Washington State along with the Pack will square off in the Virginia Street Gym Sept. 7-8.  The 2-2 Wolf Pack take on intrastate rival UNLV(5-1) Friday at 7:00 p.m. which is preceeded by Hofstra(5-1) versus Washington State(7-1) at 4:30 p.m.  Saturday’s matches have Washington State versus UNLV at 10:00 a.m. followed by Nevada versus Hofstra at noon.  The final two matches are UNLV taking on Hofstra at 5:00 p.m. with the Pack playing Washington State at 7:00 p.m. to close out play.

HOFSTRA COACHED BY FORMER PACK PLAYER:  Hofstra is coached by a former Pack player Lauren Netherby-Sewell(1996-99).  Netherby, who was married this past summer, played four years at Nevada at outside hitter.  The last three for current Nevada head coach Devin Scruggs.

SIPHERD CRACKS TOP 10:  Senior Karly Sipherd cracked the Pack top 10 list in kills after last weekends action at the Asics Tournament.  Sipherd’s 849 career kills passed Lisa Long’s(1988-91) four-year total of 830.  Her 1093 career points also moved her up one spot into fourth place passing Michelle More’s(2001-02) 1,084.5.

PACK GO 2-1 AT ASICS CLASSIC:  Nevada went 2-1 at the Asics Classic last weekend in Malibu, Calif. to tie for first but lost the tie breaker to the host Pepperdine Waves as three schools went 2-1 in the two day event.  In the opening match the Pack rallied from a 2-0 deficit to defeat Pepperdine 3-2 fighting of match point in each of the final three games.  Saturday Nevada fell 3-0 to Arizona but rebounded to knock of Lipscomb 3-0 to close out the weekend of action.

ERICSON AND SIPHERD NAMED TO ASICS ALL-TOURNAMENT TEAM:  Nevada seniors Teal Ericson and Karly Sipherd were both named the Asics Classic All-Tournament team for their play in Malibu, Calif. last weekend.   Ericson averaged  4.27 kills, .91 blocks, and 4.73 points per game with a .200 attacke percentage to earn the honor.  Sipherd was selected to the squad after averaging 3.36 kills, 1.18 blocks, and 3.95 points per game while hitting .192.


 

 


 

 

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