Mountain West Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - October 23, 2012

Oct. 23, 2012

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    • Week 10 - Colorado State and UNLV Tied for First at Halfway Point ... After the first eight matches of Mountain West action, Colorado State and UNLV sit in first place with 6-2 records. New Mexico, San Diego State and Fresno State are in a three-way tie for third place at 5-3, creating a logjam at the top of the standings. • Cranston Named Senior CLASS Award Finalist - Colorado State's Dana Cranston has been named one of the 10 women's volleyball finalists for the 2012 Senior CLASS Award®. 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. San Diego State's Andrea Hannasch and Wyoming's Jodi Purdy joined Cranston among the 30 NCAA Division I senior women's volleyball student-athletes named to the 2012 Senior CLASS Award® candidate class.

    • By The Numbers ...
    3,052 - San Diego State junior Johnna Fouch earned her 3,000th career assist last Tuesday at UC Irvine. She now has 3,052 for her career.

    957 - Colorado State senior Megan Plourde has 957 career kills following Saturday's 3-0 win vs. Air Force.

    54 - Wyoming senior Jodi Purdy has 54 career double-doubles, second on the MW career double-doubles list. Purdy needs four more double-doubles this season to pass BYU's Chelsea Goodman (57; 2004-07) for the MW record.

    54 - MW teams have competed in 54 five-set matches this season, the fourth-most of any season. The MW record is 62 5-set matches in a season, set in 2005. This is the third year in league history that every team has played at least four 5-set matches.

    • Follow MW Volleyball on Twitter ... Fans can follow Mountain West Women's Volleyball on Twitter at @TheMWCOlySports.

    THIS WEEK'S MOUNTAIN WEST WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL SCHEDULE
    Match Time TV/Webcast
    OCTOBER 23 (TUESDAY)
    New Mexico State at NEW MEXICO
    @ The Pit
    7 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
    OCTOBER 25 (THURSDAY)
    FRESNO STATE at CSU Bakersfield 6 p.m. PT
    * UNLV at NEW MEXICO
    @ The Pit
    7 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
    * COLORADO STATE at SAN DIEGO STATE 7 p.m. PT GoAztecs.com
    * WYOMING at NEVADA 7 p.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
    OCTOBER 27 (SATURDAY)
    * WYOMING at SAN DIEGO STATE 1 p.m. PT GoAztecs.com
    * FRESNO STATE at NEW MEXICO 6 p.m. MT GoLobos.com
    * BOISE STATE at AIR FORCE 7 p.m. MT GoAirForceFalcons.com
    * COLORADO STATE at NEVADA 7 p.m. PT NevadaWolfPack.com
    Legend
    * = Mountain West match
    Live stats available for most matches.