Mountain West Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - September 4, 2012

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    All nine Mountain West women's volleyball teams will compete in regular season tournaments for the third week in a row. Boise State (2-4), Colorado State (4-3), Fresno State (4-2), Nevada (1-5), New Mexico (7-1) and UNLV (3-3) will host tourneys.

      • Air Force (1-5) has the most unique site for a tournament this week, the Pentagon. The Falcons will face other military academies Navy, Army and The Citadel in the round-robin tournament in Washington D.C.

      • San Diego State continues to receive votes in the AVCA Top 25 poll.

      • Week 2 - All-Tournament Team Honorees:
      - Boise State (Sacramento State Invitational) - Alyssa Gammel, Liz Harden
      - Fresno State (Omni Hotels Colorado Tournament) - Marissa Brand, Maci Murdock
      - Nevada (Bankers Classic) - Tessa Lea`ea
      - San Diego State (Aztec Challenge) - Michelle Waber (MVP), Emily Harris
      - UNLV (Nike Portland Invitational) - Candice Thomas
      - Wyoming (UniWyo Cowgirl Classic) - Jodi Purdy (MVP), Rachel Keyes, Erin Kirby

      • By The Numbers ...
      - Wyoming senior Jodi Purdy became the sixth player in Mountain West history to record 1,000 digs and 1,000 kills in a career. Purdy needed three digs to reach the milestone going into last weekend's competition and earned all three in the first Cowgirl match of the week against Bethune-Cookman. She now has 1,235 career kills and 1,020 career digs.

      - Air Force senior Maiya Perich is now the Falcons' all-time Division I career digs leader, reaching the milestone against North Dakota State. Perich has 952 digs to date.

      - Colorado State senior Megan Plourde became the third Ram to record 500 blocks in a career. Plourde hit the mark with her last block in Sunday's match against Oklahoma.

      - San Diego State is off to its first 5-0 start since the 2001 season.

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    THIS WEEK'S MOUNTAIN WEST WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE
    Match Time TV/Webcast
    SEPTEMBER 5 (WEDNESDAY)
    Eastern Washington at BOISE STATE 7 p.m. MT BroncoSports.com
    SEPTEMBER 6 (THURSDAY)
    Cal State Fullerton at NEVADA (5) 7 p.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
    SEPTEMBER 7 (FRIDAY)
    AIR FORCE vs. Navy (1) 6 p.m. ET
    Southern Utah at BOISE STATE (2) 1 p.m. MT BroncoSports.com
    San Jose State at BOISE STATE (2) 7:30 p.m. MT BroncoSports.com
    #12 Pepperdine at COLORADO STATE (3) 7 p.m. MT CSURams.com
    Sacramento State at FRESNO STATE (4) 7 p.m. PT GoBulldogs.com
    Washington State at NEVADA (5) 6 p.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
    Georgia Southern at NEW MEXICO (6) 7:30 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
    SAN DIEGO STATE at #9 Hawai`i (7) 7 p.m. HT
    Prairie View A&M at UNLV (8) 7 p.m. PT UNLVRebels.com
    WYOMING vs. Arizona State (9) 10 a.m. CT
    WYOMING vs. College of Charleston (9) 5 p.m. CT
    SEPTEMBER 8 (SATURDAY)
    AIR FORCE vs. The Citadel (1) 1:30 p.m. ET
    AIR FORCE vs. Army (1) 8 p.m. ET
    UC Irvine at BOISE STATE (2) 1 p.m. MT BroncoSports.com
    Florida International at COLORADO STATE (3) 1 p.m. MT CSURams.com
    UC Davis at FRESNO STATE (4) Noon PT GoBulldogs.com
    Utah Valley at FRESNO STATE (4) 7 p.m. PT GoBulldogs.com
    CSUB at NEVADA (5) 7 p.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
    Portland at NEW MEXICO (6) 1 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
    UC Santa Barbara at NEW MEXICO (6) 7:30 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
    SAN DIEGO STATE vs. #3 UCLA (7) 5 p.m. HT
    Texas Southern at UNLV (8) Noon PT UNLVRebels.com
    Gonzaga at UNLV (8) 5 p.m. PT UNLVRebels.com
    WYOMING at Kansas (9) 6:30 p.m. CT
    SEPTEMBER 9 (SUNDAY)
    New Mexico State at COLORADO STATE (3) 1 p.m. MT CSURams.com
    SAN DIEGO STATE vs. Idaho (7) 3 p.m. HT
    Legend
    (1) = Pentagon Tournament (Washington, D.C.)
    (2) = BSU Tournament (Boise, Idaho)
    (3) = Rams Volleyball Classic (Fort Collins, Colo.)
    (4) = Fresno State Classic (Fresno, Calif.)
    (5) = Wolf Pack Invitational (Reno, Nev.)
    (6) = Sheraton/Comcast Lobo Invitational (Albuquerque, N.M.)
    (7) = Verizon Volleyball Challenge (Honolulu, Hawai`i)
    (8) = UNLV Classic (Las Vegas, Nev.)
    (9) = Jayhawk Classic (Lawrence, Kan.)
    Live stats available for most matches.