Bruin Volleyball Downs Cougars 3-1

Oct. 31, 2003

Final Stats

LOS ANGELES - The eighth-ranked UCLA women's volleyball team defeated Washington State in four games on Friday night in Pauley Pavilion. Game scores were 20-21, 30-24, 23-30, 30-22. Brynn Murphy led four Bruins with double figure kills, checking in with a match-high 16. With the win, the Bruins improve to 18-4 (9-3 Pac-10), while WSU falls to 7-16 (3-9 Pac-10).

Neither team hit for a high percentage in the first game of the match, but Brittany Ringel led the Bruins in the game with six kills, while Brynn Murphy hit .500 with four kills on six attacks with one error. Heather Cullen led UCLA with two blocks in the game.

In game two, the Bruins hit .318 as a team, led by Ringel with five kills on eight attacks for a .375 attack percentage and Colby Lyman who had five kills on 10 attacks with one error for a .400 attack percentage.

The Bruins came out of the locker room flat for game three, and hit .082 as a team. Washington State scored the first eight points of the game, and UCLA fell 30-22.

Game four saw the Bruins take an early lead, and the Bruins held that lead to take the game 30-22. Brynn Murphy led the Bruins in the game, with an error-free six kills on 14 attacks for a .429 attack percentage. Colby Lyman had five kills on nine swings with one error for a .444 attack percentage, while Cira Wright added five kills of her own.

For the match, Murphy led all players with 16 kills and 17.5 points. Heather Cullen was close behind in both categories with 15 kills and four block assists for 17 points. Ringel and Lyman also had double-figure kills with 11 apiece.

UCLA returns to action on Saturday night with a 7 pm match against No. 10 Washington.

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Saturday, Aug 29
vs. Virginia
Los Angeles, CA
(25-19, 25-21, 25-16)
Sunday, Aug 30
vs. Loyola Marymount
Los Angeles, CA
(15-25, 23-25, 27-29)
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 - 11:00 AM PST
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 20 - 6:00 PM PST
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
Sunday, Nov 22 - 11:00 AM PST
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
Wednesday, Nov 25 - 8:00 PM PST
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
Friday, Nov 27 - 8:00 PM PST
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA