NCAA volleyball: Dayton, OU, FGCU, Southeastern LA win; AVCA ballot, POW


Northern Kentucky’s Abby Kanakry ideas over the Youngstown State block/Seth Cooper picture

Dayton, tied for No. 16 within the Tremendous 16 Media Ballot, swept Duquesne on Tuesday to enhance to 23-2, 10-2 within the Atlantic 10. The Flyers have been the one ranked group in motion on a day when Taylor Preston had 28 kills for Oklahoma in a non-conference win over Tulsa, which received 27 kills from Kayley Cassaday; and two different convention leaders received, Florida Gulf Coast within the ASUN and Southeastern Louisiana within the Southland.

The recaps and prime performances comply with and so do the AVCA Ballot and POW, however first a take a look at Wednesday’s NCAA Division I girls’s volleyball schedule.

Within the SEC, No. 12 Tennessee is at Missouri and No. 15 Florida goes to Ole Miss.

There are two Huge Ten matches when Northwestern goes to Ohio State and Indiana is at Illinois.

The lone Huge 12 match has Texas Tech at Cincinnati.

The one ACC match is on Tobacco Street, when North Carolina heads to Duke.

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

AVCA TOP 25: The coaches ballot is beginning to look extra just like the VBM 16 with just a few exceptions. Nebraska additionally moved as much as No. 1, buying and selling locations with Wisconsin, and Stanford stayed No. 3, adopted by Louisville and Texas. 

The large soar was by Kentucky, up 5 spots to No. 15. Huge West-leader UC Santa Barbara received in at No. 25 — again within the ballot for the primary time since 2005 — and UCF dropped out. 

Click on right here for the whole AVCA Division I Girls’s Volleyball Ballot.

AVCA POW: The AVCA nationwide participant of the week is Nebraska junior Merritt Beason. She averaged 4.25 kills and 1.75 digs in eight units, a sweep of Northwestern State and the five-set win over Wisconsin.

TUESDAY: Dayton hit .398 and had 10 aces and 10 blocks in its 25-17, 25-9, 25-16 win over visiting Duquesne. Lexi Almodovar led with 11 kills and hit .400 after having one error in 25 assaults to go together with an help, two aces, two digs and three blocks, one solo. Almodovar stands No. 6 within the NCAA in complete kills. Loyola Chicago stayed two video games again in second place with a sweep of Saint Louis

FGCU improved to 19-5, 11-0 within the ASUN, however needed to pull off a reverse sweep to win at Stetson 19-25, 21-25, 25-23, 25=16, 15-10. Alexandra Zakutney had 17 kills for FGCU to go together with two assists, an ace, two blocks and 17 digs … 

Southeastern Louisiana (21-4, 12-1 Southland) hit .476 and received its fifteenth in a row, a sweep at New Orleans. The Lions had 46 kills with 5 errors in 84 swings and maintained their one-game lead within the win column over Texas A&M-Corpus Christi. TAMUCC hit .357 and swept UIW as Rylee Achtzehn had 16 kills and hit .500 … 

In Oklahoma’s 21-25, 19-25, 25-15, 25-20, 15-12 win over Tulsa of the American Athletic, Taylor Preston of the Huge 12 Sooners had 28 kills and Alexis Shelton had 21. Callie Kemohah had 27 digs, 12 assists and an ace. Tulsa’s Kayla Cassaday had 27 kills to go together with two blocks and 10 digs. Cassaday has 435 kills, second within the NCAA solely to idle Giula Cardona of Evansville, who has 437 … 

Within the Horizon League, Wright State beat visiting Robert Morris in 4 to maneuver right into a tie for second with Northern Kentucky, a sport again within the loss column of idle Milwaukee. Reilly Zegunis had 23 kills for Wright State and hit .500 after having 4 errors in 38 assaults. UNK received 19 kills apiece from Pleasure Banks and Abby Kanakry in its five-set win over visiting Youngstown State. Katy Yopko had six aces, two kills in three errorless tries, 19 assists and 6 digs. Abby Householder had 17 kills, an ace and 18 digs for Youngstown State … Additionally within the HL, Oakland beat Purdue Fort Wayne in 5 however PFW’s Panna Ratkai had 25 kills, two aces, eight digs and 5 blocks, one solo. Ratkai had 35 kills in a match final week is No. 3 within the NCAA in kills.



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