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Two Weeks Left of WCC Women's Volleyball Action


 

 
 

Nov. 8, 2011

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SAN BRUNO, Calif. --- Two weeks remain in West Coast Conference play and Pepperdine tops the leaderboard with a 12-0 WCC record. San Diego follows closely behind with 2.5 games back and BYU is currently in third place.

QUICK HITS

  • Two weeks remain in West Coast Conference play and Pepperdine tops the leaderboard with a 12-0 WCC record. If the Waves win both matches this week against LMU at home and at Saint Mary's, Pepperdine will be crowned the 2011 WCC Champion.

  • Pepperdine's Kim Hill earned her third WCC Player of the Week honor and is the only student-athlete in the WCC to earn Player of the Week on three occasions this season and the first Wave to do so since Katie Wilkins achieved the feat in 2003.

  • San Diego held steady at No. 21 in the latest AVCA top- 25 poll after posting a perfect 2-0 record this past week, posting wins over Gonzaga and Portland. Against Gonzaga, sophomore middle hitter Chloe Ferrari recorded her career- high 21 kills on 32 swings, while only committing two attack errors to post an impressive .562 attack percentage.

  • BYU is currently riding a four-match win streak to move into third place in the WCC after picking up wins over LMU and USF at home. In the four-set win over USF, Heather Hannemann, Christie Carpenter and Jennifer Hamson achieved double-doubles with Hannemann obtaining a career-high 55 assists and 12 digs.

  • Saint Mary's improved to 7-6 after winning its last three matches on the road and will be facing tough competition at home this week as the Gaels host BYU and Pepperdine.

  • Pepperdine's Kim Hill Named WCC Volleyball Player of the Week Honor (Click here for the full release)