• After the first half of league play, second-ranked STANFORD is the first team to get to double-digit victories and remains undefeated in Conference play, boasting a 10-0 record. The Cardinal has a two-match lead while there is a three-way tie for fourth place. The race for the regular-season crown heats up, beginning with Wednesday’s Spike Night on Pac-12 Networks where No. 15 OREGON hosts No. 12 UTAH. The Ducks are one of the teams locked in the three-way tie, while the Utes are currently in second place.
Pac-12 volleyball players of the week. Pac-12 Offensive Player of the week is Mary-Kate Marshall, Oregon State. Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week goes to Morgan Hentz, Stanford . Pac-12 Freshman of the Week is Kylee McLaughlin, FR, Oregon State
The No. 12 Utah Utes (17-4, 8-2) snapped a seven-match winning streak, falling to the No. 19-ranked USC Trojans (15-6, 7-3) in five sets (25-21, 26-28, 25-20, 21-25, 9-15) Sunday afternoon at the Huntsman Center.