Friday, August 27, 2010 Results
No. 18/25 Bears Battle No. 8/10 Broncos to 0-0 Overtime Draw
BERKELEY - The No. 18/25 California women's soccer team and No. 8/10 Santa Clara added more fuel to their already heated Bay Area rivalry with a 0-0 double-overtime draw on Friday afternoon at Edwards Stadium. The Golden Bears (1-0-2) out shot the Broncos (2-0-1), 18-5, in front of a season-high 407 fans.
Overtime Fails to Decide Title Rematch
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Teresa Noyola gave No. 2 Stanford a second-half lead, but No. 1 North Carolina rallied for a 2-2 double-overtime draw Friday in a rematch of last year's NCAA women's soccer final.
Sandoval Strikes For USC Road Win Over TCU
FORT WORTH, TEXAS -- The USC women's soccer team snagged its first win of the year off the foot of Ashli Sandoval on Friday evening in Fort Worth, Texas, as the redshirt junior appeared in her first game after almost a year on the sidelines due to injury. Sandoval's strike in the 40th minute would stand as the game-winner for a 1-0 USC victory over host TCU. The important road win marks USC's first victory of the year, improving the Women of Troy to 1-1 in the early goings of their 2010 campaign. TCU moves to 1-2 with tonight's USC win.
Cougar Soccer Upset by Long Beach State
COLLEGE STATION, Texas - Jazz Stozier's goal in the 84th minute lifted Long Beach State to a 2-1 upset victory over No. 21 Washington State in the opening match of the Aggieland Invitational.
Huskies Win Second-Straight
AMHERST, Mass. - The Husky women's soccer team got production from all over the field as three different Dawgs scored with assists from three others in their 3-0 victory at Massachusetts on Friday night. UW improves to 2-0 on the season while UMass falls to 0-1.
Bruins Edge No. 20 Badgers, 1-0
Madison, Wisc. - Freshman Jenna Richmond broke a scoreless tie in the 56th minute on Friday, helping the third-ranked UCLA women's soccer team to a 1-0 victory over No. 20 Wisconsin in the opening day of the Wisconsin Tournament at the McClimon Soccer Complex. The Bruins improve to 2-0 on the year, while the Badgers fall to 0-1-1.
Wildcats Fall to Toreros in Season Opener
SAN DIEGO, Calif.--The Arizona women's soccer team opened the 2010 season with a 4-1 loss Friday against the University of San Diego.
Ducks Lose in Extra Time to No. 21 Oklahoma State
EUGENE, Ore. -- Oklahoma State's Whitney Wernimont scored on a free kick in the 104th minute of play to lift No. 21 Oklahoma State to a 1-0 win over the University of Oregon soccer team Friday night at Pape' Field in Eugene. The Ducks dropped to 1-1 overall with the loss, while the Cowgirls improved to 2-0 on the season.
No. 20 Ducks Corral Broncos 3-0 in Season Opener
FRESNO, Calif. - The No. 20 University of Oregon volleyball team (1-0) successfully opened its 43rd volleyball season with a 3-0 sweep of Santa Clara (0-1) Friday afternoon in the Fresno State Classic.
Cal Poly Upsets No. 18 Arizona, 3-2
SOUTH BEND, Ind. - Starting off the 2010 season at the Shamrock Invitational in South Bend, Ind., Cal Poly came back from a 2-0 deficit to upset No. 18 ranked Arizona, 3-2. Set scores were 21-25, 20-25, 25-19, 25-19, 17-15.
16th-Ranked Bruins Sweep Kansas State in Season Opener
HONOLULU, Hawaii - Sophomore Rachael Kidder had nine kills and no errors in 12 attacks for a .750 hitting percentage, as #16 UCLA won Mike Sealy's head coaching debut with a three-set sweep of Kansas State on Friday at the Chevron Rainbow Wahine Invitational.
No. 8 Huskies Start The Season With A Sweep
SEATTLE - The 2010 Husky volleyball season was set in motion tonight with a straight-set victory over Mercer. The eighth-ranked Huskies (1-0) took care of the Bears by a 25-13, 25-10, 25-15 line on the first day of The Invitational At Seattle, Washington. The Dawgs thrived on offense with a .451 attack percentage while limiting the Bears (0-2) to .000 percent on their attack.
Cougs Sweep UC Irvine in Season Opener
PULLMAN, Wash. -- The Washington State Cougars volleyball team opened the 2010 season by sweeping UC Irvine Friday night in the second match of the Nike Cougar Invitational tournament before 1,056 fans in Bohler Gym. WSU won the match with set scores of 25-23, 25-15, and 25-19. This was the 19th time in the past 20 years that the Cougars have won their season-opening match and the sixth consecutive first match win.
Dunning Earns 700th Career Win In Season Opener
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - Stanford head coach John Dunning captured his 700th career victory as the fourth-ranked Cardinal women's volleyball team downed Tulane, 25-11, 25-16, 25-19, Friday, at the MCM Elegante Lobo Classic in Albuquerque, N.M. In the season opener for both teams, the Cardinal moves to 1-0 on the year, while the Green Wave falls to 0-1.
No. 11 Cal Sweeps UCSB in Season Opener
BERKELEY - California volleyball junior outside hitter Tarah Murrey was the model of efficiency as she logged 21 kills (4e, 43att, .395) to lead the 11th-ranked Golden Bears (1-0) to a sweep of UC Santa Barbara (0-1) in the first match of the 2010 Cal Molten Classic on Friday, Aug. 27, at Haas Pavilion. Cal has won 10 of its last 11 season openers under head coach Rich Feller.
Volleyball Drops Season Opener to Portland, 3-1
Corvallis, Ore. - Sophomore Camille Saxton (Balzac, Alberta) served a career-high five aces, adding a best 10 kills, but the Oregon State volleyball team fell in four to Portland on Friday evening (13-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-22) in the season opener as part of the Corvallis Invitational.
Volleyball Falters In Opener Against Western Michigan
DAYTON, Ohio - The ASU Volleyball team came out to a lackluster start Friday afternoon as they kicked off the 2010 season with a tough 3-1 loss to the Western Michigan Mustangs. Cat Highmark led the squad with a double-double of 42 assists and 10 digs on the night, but was unable to help stave off WMU who took a 25-17, 17-25, 25-21, 25-20 win to open the season 1-0 as ASU falls to 0-1. The Sun Devils return to action tomorrow against hosts Dayton.
No. 10 USC Opens 2010 Season With 3-0 Sweep Over Loyola Marymount
LOS ANGELES - Junior middle blocker Lauren Williams (Houston, Texas/Stratford HS) had seven kills, four digs and three blocks while hitting .667 (7-1-9) as the No. 10 USC Women of Troy opened the 2010 season with a 3-0 sweep over Loyola Marymount, 25-12, 25-18,25-19. USC showcased its No. 1 recruiting class in the match as all six freshmen played in day one action of the Luxe City Center Trojan Invitational.