NCAA Volleyball Championship Scoreboard
Saturday, December 3
USC 3, Tulsa 0
LOS ANGELES - Sophomore Alexis Olgard (Spokane, Wash./Mead HS) had 11 kills with no errors Saturday as the No. 7-seeded USC Women of Troy swept the Tulsa Golden Hurricane, 3-0 (25-10, 25-20, 25-19), in the second round of the 2011 NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournament.
UCLA 3, San Diego 1
LOS ANGELES - Sophomore Mariana Aquino had nine kills and a career-high 11 blocks, as the Bruins tied a season best with 17 blocks as a team, while juniors Rachael Kidder and Tabi Love each added 17 kills in #9 UCLA's four-set win over San Diego on Saturday in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at the John Wooden Center.
Minnesota 3, Washington 2
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - The Husky volleyball season came to a heartbreaking end tonight as the Dawgs lost a 2-0 lead to 13th-seeded Minnesota, falling in five sets at the Sports Pavilion in front of 1,325 fans in the second round of the NCAA Championships.
Michigan 3, Stanford 1
STANFORD, Calif. - The 11th-seeded Stanford women's volleyball team's season came to an end, Saturday, as the Cardinal dropped a 25-20, 17-25, 18-25, 20-25 decision to Michigan in the second round of the NCAA Tournament at Maples Pavilion.
Friday, December 2
Washington 3, Western Michigan 1
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Washington weathered a feisty Western Michigan squad tonight in the first round of the NCAA Volleyball Championships, advancing to the second round with a 25-13, 20-25, 25-22, 25-16 victory at the Sports Pavilion on the campus of the University of Minnesota.
USC 3, Yale 0
LOS ANGELES - Sophomore middle blocker Alexis Olgard (Spokane, Wash./Mead HS) had a team-high 11 kills Friday as the No. 7-seeded USC Women of Troy opened the 2011 NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournament with a 3-0 sweep (25-13, 25-13, 25-18) over the Yale Bulldogs at the Galen Center.
UCLA 3, Maryland Eastern Shore 0
LOS ANGELES - Junior Rachael Kidder had a match-best 11 kills to go with five digs and three blocks, while senior Lainey Gera added 13 digs and a career-high four service aces, as the ninth-seeded Bruins defeated Maryland Eastern Shore in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday at the John Wooden Center. Set scores were 25-12, 25-12, 25-9.
Stanford 3, Sacred Heart 1
STANFORD, Calif. - The 11th-seeded Stanford women's volleyball team recorded a 25-14, 23-25, 25-22, 25-11 win over Sacred Heart in the first round of the 2011 NCAA Tournament at Maples Pavilion in Stanford, Calif.STANFORD, Calif. - The 11th-seeded Stanford women's volleyball team recorded a 25-14, 23-25, 25-22, 25-11 win over Sacred Heart in the first round of the 2011 NCAA Tournament at Maples Pavilion in Stanford, Calif.
Michigan State 3, Arizona 1
AUSTIN, Texas - In a season where no one knew what to expect, the Arizona Volleyball team concluded its run with a 3-1 loss to Michigan State in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday in Austin, Texas.
Thursday, December 1
Colorado State 3, Oregon 2
HONOLULU - The No. 13 University of Oregon volleyball team (21-10, 14-8) dropped its NCAA Tournament first round match by a 3-2 count to Colorado State (23-5, 12-2) at the Stan Sheriff Center Thursday evening.
North Carolina 3, California 2
MALIBU, Calif. - The California volleyball team suffered a season-ending 3-2 loss to North Carolina in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at Pepperdine's Firestone Fieldhouse on Thursday evening - 25-17, 16-25, 23-25, 25-17, 15-9.