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 UCLABruins.com.