USC women's volleyball sophomore outside hitter Khalia Lanier (Scottsdale, Ariz./Xavier College Prep) and senior opposite hitter Brittany Abercrombie (Carlsbad, Calif./La Costa Canyon HS) were each named to the 2017 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-America Teams on Wednesday, Dec. 13. Both are first-time selections for the national honor.
The 10th-seeded and 14th-ranked USC women's volleyball team (25-10) suffered a five-set loss (25-23, 20-25, 18-25, 26-24, 15-11) to No. 2 seed Florida (29-1) and was eliminated in the regional final of the 2017 NCAA Division I Championship in Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on Saturday, Dec. 9.
The 10th-seeded USC women's volleyball team (25-9) upended seventh-seeded Minnesota (28-6) with a 3-0 sweep (25-23, 28-26, 25-16) in the regional semifinal round of the 2017 NCAA Division I Championship in Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center on Friday, Dec. 8.
10th-seeded USC (24-9) makes its sixth appearance in the NCAA regional semifinals in the last eight years this week as the Women of Troy head to Gainesville, Fla., to face seventh-seeded Minnesota (28-5) on Friday, Dec. 8, at Exactech Arena at the Stephen C. O'Connell Center.