Sweet Repeat: Stanford Outlasts UCLA To Clinch Share Of Third Straight Pac-10 Crown
Nov. 22, 2008
Stanford, Calif. - The second-ranked Stanford women's volleyball team outlasted No. 9 UCLA in a five-set thriller at Maples Pavilion tonight, clinching at least a share of its third consecutive Pac-10 title with a 25-15, 20-25, 25-15, 24-26, 15-11 victory.
Sophomore Alix Klineman led the charge for Stanford, pounding a career-high 28 kills on the night. Fellow sophomore Gabi Ailes also had a spectacular night, recording one of the 10 best performances in Stanford history with 28 digs.
Stanford improves to 24-3 overall and 15-1 in conference play with the win and clinches its conference-leading 12th Pac-10 title.
Full recap to follow...