Volleyball Defeats Oregon State, 3-2

Oct. 29, 2004

CORVALLIS, Ore.-- The top-ranked Washington volleyball team came back from a two game deficit to defeated Oregon State in five games this evening to remain undefeated at 18-0 overall and 10-0 in the Pac-10. With its 10th victory, Washington equals its conference win total from each of the last two seasons. Oregon State dips to 8-11 overall and 2-8 in the Pac-10. Game scores were 20-30, 37-39, 30-16, 30-27, 15-10.

The Huskies had four players with double figure kills. Senior Kaitlin Leck led all players with 27 kills, while Christal Morrison had 20, Brie Hagerty had 19 and Darla Myhre had 11. Courtney Thompson paced the UW offense with 78 assists.

Five Washington players had digs in the double figures, led by Candace Lee with 35. Morrison had 17 digs, while Leck added 16, Thompson had 14 and Danka Danicic added 11.

Washington out hit the Beavers .246 to .191, marking its second-lowest hitting efficiency of the season. UW also held advantages in kills (87 to 73) and digs (97 to 91), while Oregon State out blocked the Huskies 16 to 11.

Washington continues Pac-10 action tomorrow night with a match at Oregon at 7 p.m. Tonight's match vs. OSU was taped by FSN and will air Saturday, Oct. 30 at 8 p.m.