Nevada Travels to Lone Star Shootout
Sept. 11, 2013
Friday, Sept. 13 vs. Cal State Fullerton - Lubbock, Texas - 10:30 a.m.
Friday, Sept. 13 at Texas Tech - Lubbock, Texas - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday, Sept. 14 vs. Montana - Lubbock, Texas - 9:30 a.m.
• Against This Week's Opposition - Nevada is ... 15-4 all-time against Cal State Fullerton .... The last meeting between the two teams was a 3-1 loss on Sept. 6, 2012 ... 1-2 all-time against Texas Tech ... Last meeting was a 3-2 win on Sept. 19, 2012 ... 2-10 all-time against Montana ... Last meeting was a 3-1 win Sept. 1, 2006.
• Follow the Tournament - Tournament central for this week's event can be found at http://www.texastech.com/sports/w-volley/spec-rel/lone-star-showdown.html ... Nevada's match with Texas Tech will be available on TEXASTECHTV at that address ... The remaining matches in the tournament will have live statistics to accompany them ... Those live links can also be found at the tournament central page.
• All-Tourney Again - After Tessa Lea'ea was named to the all-tournament team at the Cal Molten Classic two weeks ago, Nevada had two more honorees this week ... At the Wolf Pack Invitational ... Sam Willoughby earned the first all-tournament honor of her career ... Kara Kasserearned her second career all-tournament honor.
Willoughby had ... 25 kills to lead all Nevada players ... a .362 hitting percentage, committing only four errors on 58 attacks ... 3.5 total blocks (1 solo, five assisted) ... Three starts and nine sets played.
Kasser had ... 27 digs to lead all Nevada players ... Three starts at libero for the second consecutive week, securing her place as the starter for the Pack at that position.
• Number 1 - Nevada's first victory of the year came against Weber State ... Nevada is now 7-9 all-time against the Wildcats ... In the match ... Three players (Anxo, Lea'ea and Willoughby) led Nevada with nine kills each ... Willoughby hit .381 ... Dana Holt had 30 assists ... Kasser had 10 digs ... The Pack had 5.5 blocks as a team ... Hit .179 in the first set and .176 in set three.