PREVIEW: Volleyball Plays Two Non-Conference Matches at LeTourneau on Friday (10/5)

Crusaders continue non-conference week with two matches held at LeTourneau.
Crusaders continue non-conference week with two matches held at LeTourneau.

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(LeTourneau University): Livestats|Video


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FIRST SERVE

The University of Dallas volleyball team will play two non-conference matches on Friday (10/5). The Crusaders (12-8, 4-4 SCAC) take on Louisiana College at 5 p.m. UD will turn around and play the host, LeTourneau University at 7 p.m.


UD NOTES

-  Elizabeth Smith (Broken Arrow, Okla.) has now jumped up the Dallas all-time assists record book. After 42 assists against Randall University on Tuesday she surpassed Megan Hoffman for fourth all-time in UD history. Smith stands at 2,388 career assists.

- Dayjah Whyte (Round Rock, Texas) now has 193 kills on the season for the team-lead.

- Lexi Shafer (Sugar Land, Texas) is second in the SCAC in service aces per set (0.51).

- Dallas will hope to better its 5-5 record in neutral sight games.  

UD Season Stats


A LOOK AT THE OPPONENTS

(Louisiana College)

- The Wildcats (4-11, 2-6 American Southwest Conference) have lost two straight games.

- Jaslyn Bright leads the team with 142 kills.

- Paris Babino has the team-lead with 345 assists.

- These two teams have never faced each other.

Wildcats Season Stats

(LeTourneau University)

- The Yellow Jackets (6-11, 3-4 ASC) have lost the past two games.

- Kianna Crow leads the team with 230 kills.

-Audrey Galindo leads the defense with 215 digs, averaging 3.36 per set.

- Dallas owns a 23-10 all-time series against LeTourneau.

Yellow Jackets Season Stats


UP NEXT

Dallas will travel to Colorado College for three conference games over the weekend. The Crusaders will play Centenary Friday (9/12) at 5:00 p.m. (MST) UD will pick up play Saturday (9/13) against Southwestern at 10 a.m. (MST) and finish up playing Austin College 2 p.m. (MST).