Friday, Sept. 3, 2010 Results
No. 11 Golden Bears Run Bulldogs in Three Sets
SAN DIEGO - The No. 11-ranked California volleyball team (3-0) defeated Gardner-Webb (1-4) in three sets (25-9, 25-8, 25-6) on Friday, Sept. 3, in the first match of the 2010 USD Tournament at the Jenny Craig Pavilion. The Golden Bears attacked at a season-high .576 attack percentage (42k, 4e, 66att) while holding the Runnin' Bulldogs to a negative .139 attack rate (14k, 25e, 79att).
Volleyball Falls to Tulsa in Three Sets
SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. -- The Washington State Cougars volleyball team (2-2) was swept by Tulsa (2-2) in the opening match of the University of San Francisco Powerade Asics Challenge tournament at War Memorial Gym in San Francisco.
Dawgs Down Portland State In Northwest Challenge Opener
BOISE, Idaho - Led by 18 kills from senior Becky Perry, the ninth-ranked Husky women's volleyball team opened the Northwest Challenge with a 3-0 win over Portland State today at the Bronco Gym. Washington (3-0) held Portland State (2-1) to a negative hitting percentage of -.011 and had 42 kills to just 21 for the Vikings.
14th-Ranked Bruins Get Defensive in Win Over Saint Mary's
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Senior Dicey McGraw and freshman Kelly Reeves each had double-doubles, as the 14th-ranked Bruins had 15 blocks and four players with double figures in digs in a four-set victory over Saint Mary's on Friday at the SJSU/SMC Tournament at Spartan Gym. Set scores were 25-13, 20-25, 25-19, 26-24.
Volleyball's Balanced Attack Dominates Florida Gulf Coast
Corvallis, Ore. - Six different Oregon State volleyball attackers had at least four kills in the Beavers (2-3) sweep of Florida Gulf Coast (2-4) (25-15, 25-11, 25-16) on Friday evening in the team's first match of the Active Ankle Challenge.
ASU Volleyball Splits Day One of ASU Sheraton Classic
TEMPE, Ariz. - The 2010 home volleyball schedule kicked-off Friday as the Sun Devils opened the ASU Sheraton Classic where they split on the day, topping Seattle U 3-1 and falling to SDSU 3-1 in the nightcap. Against the Red Hawks, ASU locked up a 25-19, 25-21, 16-25 and 25-13 win with Stephanie Preach leading the way with 45 assists before falling 16-25, 22-25, 25-15 and 20-25 in the final match of the day to the SDSU Aztecs.
No. 21/19 Cal Unleashes on Rice for 4-1 Win
BERKELEY - After two double-overtime draws, the No. 21/19 California women's soccer team inundated Rice with a 4-1 final score on Friday afternoon at Edwards Stadium. Senior forward Alex Morgan had two goals while sophomore forward/midfielder Lauren Battung handled a penalty kick and the Owls had an own goal to account for the Golden Bears' four goals.
BYU Wins Women's Soccer Battle of Cougars
PROVO, Utah - Jennie Marshall scored two goals in the second half and No. 12 Brigham Young defeated visiting Washington State 3-1 in nonconference women's soccer, Friday night.
Beavers Shutout Pacific 2-0
CORVALLIS, Ore. - The Oregon State Women's soccer team picked up its second win of the season Friday night when it defeated Pacific 2-0 in the first game of the University of Oregon Nike Tournament in Eugene, Ore.
Volpe's Second-Half Goal Gives ASU Soccer 1-0 Win Over Charlotte
CHARLOTTE - Karin Volpe's goal in the 69th minute proved to be all the offense the ASU women's soccer team needed in a 1-0 road win over Charlotte on Friday.
Cal Upsets No. 20/21 IU, 2-1, in OT
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Senior forward Davis Paul scored the winning goal in the 107th minute to lead California to a 2-1 overtime upset win over No. 20/21 Indiana in both teams' season opener on Friday night in the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic. Junior goalkeeper David Bingham came up big for the 1-0 Golden Bears, making seven saves as the host Hoosiers (0-1) outshot Cal, 21-10, at Bill Armstrong Stadium.
UCLA Defeats Notre Dame 1-0 In Season Opener
The No. 5/11 UCLA men's soccer team won its 2010 season opener, shutting out No. 18 Notre Dame, 1-0, in game one of the adidas/IU Credit Union Classic in Bloomington, IN. Sophomore midfielder Ryan Hollingshead scored the game's only goal in the 23rd minute. Redshirt junior Brian Rowe earned the shutout in goal, making seven saves.
Freshmen Connect For Goal In Season Opener
PORTLAND, Ore. - After giving up an early goal, the Washington men's soccer team fought back to tie the match less than 15 minutes later before falling in the final minutes in the season opener vs. Evansville, 2-1, in Portland, Ore.