Volleyball Sweeps Rice and Butler at Albuturkey Tournament

Nov. 29, 2002

Final Stats

ALBUQUERQUE - The UCLA women's volleyball team played twice on the opening day of the Albuturkey Tournament in Albuquerque, NM, defeating Rice 30-20, 31-29, 30-21 before sweeping Butler 30-17, 30-23, 34-32. UCLA is now 18-13 on the season.

In the first match of the day, Cira Wright posted an impressive offensive performance for the Bruins, downing a match-high 12 kills and was error-free for a .667 attack percentage in the match. Nancy Barba led the Bruins in blocks with one solo and five block assists. The Bruins also posted six service aces in the match, two each by Krystal McFarland, Lauren Fendrick and Heather Cullen. Defensively, sophomore libero Chrissie Zartman recorded 19 digs.

In the nightcap against Butler, Brynn Murphy led the way with 11 kills on 15 swings, good for a .600 hitting percentage. Brittany Ringel added 10 kills while Lauren Fendrick had nine kills along with team-highs of eight digs and two blocks. Chrissie Zartman notched six digs, leaving her 10 shy of UCLA's single season record, currently held by Samantha Shaver (499 in 1993).

UCLA closes the regular season on Saturday night in the Albuturkey Tournament against host New Mexico before returning to Westwood to await the NCAA Tournament selections on Sunday night.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Aug 29 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Aug 30 - 5:00 PM PST
vs. Loyola Marymount
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Sep 04 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. American University
Honolulu, HI
Saturday, Sep 05 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Iowa
Honolulu, HI
Sunday, Sep 06 - 8:00 PM PST
at Hawai'i
Honolulu, HI
Friday, Sep 11 - 4:00 PM PST
vs. San Diego
Santa Barbara, CA
Saturday, Sep 12 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. SMU
Santa Barbara, CA
Sunday, Sep 13 - 2:00 PM PST
at UC Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA
Friday, Sep 18 - 10:00 AM PST
at UC Irvine
Irvine, CA
Friday, Sep 18 - 7:30 PM PST
at Long Beach State
Long Beach, CA
Wednesday, Sep 23 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. USC
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Sep 27 - 12:00 PM PST
at California
Berkeley, CA
Friday, Oct 02 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Washington
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 04 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Washington State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 09 - 5:00 PM PST
at Utah
Salt Lake City, UT
Sunday, Oct 11 - 11:00 AM PST
at Colorado
Boulder, CO
Friday, Oct 16 - 6:00 PM PST
vs. Arizona
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Oct 18 - 1:30 PM PST
vs. Arizona State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Oct 23 - 6:00 PM PST
at Oregon
Eugene, OR
Sunday, Oct 25 - 12:00 PM PST
at Oregon State
Corvallis, OR
Friday, Oct 30 - 7:00 PM PST
at Washington State
Pullman, WA
Sunday, Nov 01 - 11:00 AM PST
at Washington
Seattle, WA
Wednesday, Nov 04 - 7:30 PM PST
vs. Colorado
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 06 - 7:00 PM PST
vs. Utah
Los Angeles, CA
Thursday, Nov 12 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
Sunday, Nov 15 - TBA PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 20 - TBA PST
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Nov 22 - 11:00 AM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Wednesday, Nov 25 - TBA PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA