Mountain West Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - October 16, 2012
Oct. 16, 2012
Week 9 - Conference Play Reaches the Halfway Point ... It's a tight Mountain West race as Conference play reaches the 8-match halfway mark this week. UNLV and Fresno State are currently tied for first place at 5-2, while Colorado State and New Mexico are tied for third at 4-2. UNLV and Fresno State meet each other for the first time this season on Friday night at 7 p.m. PT at the Save Mart Center in Fresno.
By The Numbers ...
1,022 - Colorado State senior Izzy Gaulia earned her 1,000th career dig last Thursday at Fresno State. She now has 1,022 for her career.
941 - Colorado State senior Megan Plourde has 941 career kills following Sunday afternoon's 3-0 win at UNLV.
53 - Wyoming senior Jodi Purdy has 53 career double-doubles, second on the MW career double-doubles list. Purdy needs five more double-doubles this season to pass BYU's Chelsea Goodman (57; 2004-07) for the MW record.
53 - MW teams have competed in 53 five-set matches this season, the fourth-most of any season, and there are still 54 matches left in the 2012 season. The MW record is 62 5-set matches in a season, set in 2005. It is the third year in league history that every team has played at least four 5-set matches.
3 - Colorado State's Dana Cranston, San Diego State's Andrea Hannasch and Wyoming's Jodi Purdy are among 30 NCAA Division I senior women's volleyball student-athletes named to the 2012 Senior CLASS Award® candidate class. The award honors student-athletes who excel both on and off the court, having notable achievements in four areas of excellence - community, classroom, character and competition.
18-20-10 - Wyoming senior Jodi Purdy recorded the first triple-double of the season last Saturday at Fresno State with 18 kills, 20 digs and 10 blocks.
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|THIS WEEK'S MOUNTAIN WEST WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE|
|Match||Time||TV/Webcast||OCTOBER 16 (TUESDAY)|
|SAN DIEGO STATE at UC Irvine||7 p.m. PT||OCTOBER 18 (THURSDAY)|
|* AIR FORCE at WYOMING||7 p.m. MT||WyomingAthletics.com|
|* BOISE STATE at COLORADO STATE||7 p.m. MT||CSURams.com|
|CSU Bakersfield at FRESNO STATE||7 p.m. PT||GoBulldogs.com|
|* NEW MEXICO at SAN DIEGO STATE||7 p.m. PT||GoAztecs.com||OCTOBER 19 (FRIDAY)|
|* AIR FORCE at COLORADO STATE||7 p.m. MT||CSURams.com|
|* UNLV at FRESNO STATE||7 p.m. PT||GoBulldogs.com||OCTOBER 20 (SATURDAY)|
|* NEW MEXICO at NEVADA||1 p.m. PT||NevadaWolfPack.com|
|* BOISE STATE at WYOMING||7 p.m. MT||WyomingAthletics.com|
|* = Mountain West match|
|Live stats available for most matches.|