McGraw, Gera and Kidder Earn All-Pac-10 Honors

Nov. 30, 2010

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. - Senior Dicey McGraw, junior Lainey Gera and sophomore Rachael Kidder were each named to the All-Pacific-10 Conference Team on Tuesday. McGraw earned first-team accolades, while Gera and Kidder were named to the honorable mention team.

For McGraw, it marks the second time she has been named to the All-Pac-10 squad, earning honorable mention accolades as a junior. It is the second straight season that Gera has been named to the honorable mention squad, while it is the first award for Kidder.

The Bruins have had 87 All-Pac-10 selections (56 first-teamers) over the last 24 seasons.

In addition to the All-Pac-10 honors, freshmen Mariana Aquino and Kelly Reeves were each named to the Pac-10 All-Freshman honorable mention team. The Bruins have had 37 All-Freshman Team honorees all-time.

The Bruins open up postseason play in Austin, Texas on Friday against American in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The match will begin at 2:30 p.m. PT/4:30 p.m. CT and links to Gametracker and live video will be available on the women's volleyball schedule page at

UCLA Health Sponsor - Event Information
Thursday, Nov 12
vs. Oregon
Los Angeles, CA
(25-17, 17-25, 25-27, 25-23, 12-15)
Sunday, Nov 15
vs. Oregon State
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 25-19, 25-27, 25-19)
Friday, Nov 20
at Arizona State
Tempe, AZ
(25-22, 22-25, 19-25, 28-26, 15-10)
Sunday, Nov 22
at Arizona
Tucson, AZ
(22-25, 27-29, 27-25, 25-21, 10-15)
Wednesday, Nov 25
at USC
Los Angeles, CA
(25-18, 17-25, 25-19, 12-25, 15-12)
Friday, Nov 27
vs. Stanford
Los Angeles, CA
(18-25, 25-22, 25-20, 21-25, 11-15)
Friday, Dec 04
vs. Lipscomb
Los Angeles, CA
(25-10, 25-22, 25-15)
Saturday, Dec 05
vs. Michigan
Los Angeles, CA
(23-25, 24-26, 25-22, 25-20, 15-11)
Friday, Dec 11
at Texas
Austin, TX
(25-23, 22-25, 10-25, 20-25)