NCAA volleyball: 27 kills for Cardona; Utah State tops MWC; AVCA; Texas groups are tops


Boise State’s Noelani Helm, left, and Annie Kaminski block Utah State’s Shelby Capllonch/Boise State picture

Giula Cardona had 27 kills for Evansville, Utah State took over the Mountain West lead, a Dane did nice for Kennesaw State, we have now the AVCA ballot and POW, and groups from Texas are dominating.

All of that follows, however first a take a look at Wednesday’s NCAA Division I girls’s volleyball schedule that features two matches within the Large Ten, when AVCA No. 15 Purdue goes to Indiana and AVCA No. 24 Minnesota goes to Michigan. Purdue is 4-2, alone in fourth and two video games again of the undefeated 6-0 threesome of Nebraska, Wisconsin and Penn State. Indiana is 3-3 and making an attempt to remain within the combine, whereas Minnesota (2-4) is tied with Northwestern and Illinois. Michigan is 1-5.

There are three Large 12 matches, together with AVCA No. 25 Iowa State at Kansas State. UCF which has received six in a row, is house for West Virginia and TCU goes to Oklahoma. Texas leads the league at 6-0, UCF is 5-0, Iowa State is 4-1 and TCU is 4-1.

The 2 SEC matches have Georgia at South Carolina and Missouri at Alabama.

The lone ACC match reveals Virginia Tech at Wake Forest.

Villanova has a Large East match at Georgetown whereas Denver performs Omaha in The Summit League. Omaha has received 5 in a row to enhance to 6-10 general, 5-1 within the convention.

Within the MAAC, the three matches embrace Saint Peters at Marist. Saint Peters is 0-19 and considered one of three winless groups remaining with 0-15 Le Moyne and 0-10 Hampton. 

Need to watch? We’ve got the conference-by-conference schedule with viewing hyperlinks for any match that’s being proven in our TV & Streaming Listings.

AVCA POLL, POW: The highest six — Wisconsin, Nebraska, Stanford, Washington State, Oregon and Louisville — stayed the identical this week within the AVCA Division I Girls’s Volleyball Ballot. The largest leap was by Arizona State, up 4 sports activities to No. 19. Ohio State dropped out however nobody entered as a result of there was a tie for twenty fifth final week. Click on right here to see the whole high 25.

The AVCA nationwide participant of the week is Madison Scheer of Auburn. The sophomore exterior averaged 4.13 kills/set in a sweep of Florida and five-set SEC win at South Carolina. She hit .472. The final Auburn participant to be so honored was Rani Whitson in 1996.

TEXAS, TEXAS, TEXAS: Groups from Texas rule. To wit:

Texas, No. 6 within the Tremendous 16 Media Ballot, tops the Large 12 at 6-0;

Stephen F. Austin, of Nacogdoches, Texas, is 6-0, the lone group nonetheless unbeaten within the WAC;

Rice, of Houston, is 7-0 and the one group nonetheless undefeated in American Athletic Convention play, and SMU, of Dallas, is a sport again at 6-1;

Southeastern Louisiana (7-1) leads the Southland Confernce, however Texas A&M-Corpus Christi (6-1) is a half-game off the lead and tied within the loss column.

MONDAY: Giula Cardona had 27 kills and Melanie Feliciano 20 as Evansville hit .372 and received its Missouri Valley house match over Indiana State in 4. Cardona is second with 343 kills 16 behind NCAA chief Kayley Cassaday of Tulsa, and Cardona (5.44) leads Cassaday (5.36) atop the kills-per-set record. Towards Indiana State, Cardona, junior from Argentina, hit .396 and had an ace, 9 digs and a two blocks. Madisyn Steele had eight kills in 13 errorless makes an attempt and Brooke Springer had seven in eight errorless assaults to go along with six blocks, two solo … Utah Valley swept visiting Seattle U within the WAC because the Wolverines hit .378. Tori Ellis had 11 kills, hit .500 and had seven blocks … 

There have been six SWAC matches. Alabama State (7-12, 6-0) nonetheless leads Jackson State (9-7, 5-0) by a sport after the Hornets swept Southern. Jada Rhodes had 14 kills, hit .429, and had two assists, three aces, eight digs and three blocks. Jackson State swept Grambling as Hope Briggs had 10 kills with one error in 17 swings and two blocks, one solo … Additionally, Alabama A&M swept Alcorn, Florida A&M beat Prairie View in 4 as Iyonnie Sanford had 16 kills, hitting .343, Arkansas-Pine Bluff swept Mississippi Valley and Kennedy Reed had 18 kills, 16 digs and two blocks when Texas Southern beat Bethune-Cookman in 4.

TUESDAY: Utah State (13-5, 6-1) broke a tie on the high of the Mountain West standings with a 25-22, 25-20, 21-25, 25-20 victory at Boise State (9-8, 5-2). Shelby Capllonch had 17 kills, an help, a block and 10 digs. Tatum Nonetheless additionally had 17 kills, hit .441 and had an help, three aces, 4 blocks and a dig. Kelsey Watson had 4 kills and eight blocks. Paige Bartsch had 18 kills for Boise State to go along with two aces, an help and 12 digs. Annie Kaminski had seven kills and 7 blocks, one solo …

Kennesaw State swept visiting first-year ASUN member Queens as Manu Johnsen had 22 kills, probably the most ever in a three-set KSU match. Johnsen, a sophomore from Denmark, had three errors in 28 assaults to hit .474 and had three aces, a block and 6 digs. Claire Parsons had 9 kills in 16 errorless swings … 

There have been two NEC matches as Binghamton received in 4 at LIU and New Hampshire beat visiting Merrimack in 4. Binghamton’s Tsvetelina Ilieva, a senior from Bulgaria, had 18 kills, 14 digs and 6 block, whereas 4 UNH gamers had 10 or extra kills, 14 by Hannah Serbousek, who had an help, an ace, eight digs and two blocks … 

Morehead State received its Ohio Valley match in 4 over visiting Tennessee Tech. M.E. Hargan had 14 kills with two errors in 27 assaults to hit .444 and had an ace, seven digs and three blocks, one solo …

Excessive Level of the Large South beat Howard of the MEAC in 4. Dylan Maberry had 16 kills, an ace, 14 digs and a block.



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