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Volleyball Moves Up Three Spots in Top-25 to No. 15

Oct. 30, 2006

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - The University of San Diego women's volleyball team jumped up three spots in the latest CSTV/AVCA top-25 poll to No. 15. This marks the sixth consecutive week the Toreros have appeared in the polls and also marks the highest ranking of the season for the Toreros.

USD continued to roll this past week as they ran their winning streak to nine with a pair of West Coast Conference wins. The Toreros swept Saint Mary's College on Thursday behind the WCC Player of the Week Laurel Abrahamson's 19 kills and .704 attacking percentage. USD then completed the perfect week with a 3-1 win against the University of San Francisco on Saturday. With these two wins, the Toreros have run their WCC winning streak to 17, dating back to last season.

The 15th-ranked Toreros will look to extend their nine-match winning streak on Thursday as they head to Los Angeles for a 7 p.m. showdown with the Lions of Loyola Marymount University.