No. 22 Volleyball Downs Alabama in Four Games

No. 22 Volleyball Downs Alabama in Four Games

Sept. 14, 2002

Box Score

LINCOLN, Neb. - The 22nd-ranked Santa Clara University volleyball team improved to 8-1 on the season with a 3-1 victory over the University of Alabama Saturday night in the final match of the U.S. Bank/Arby's Classic in Lincoln, Neb.

Junior Becky Biniek and freshman Cassie Perret led the way for the Broncos with 15 kills apiece, while junior Becky Potter picked up her fifth-straight double-double with her 13 kills and 14 digs.

Junior Kelli Sousa posted six kills and 12 digs to go along with her match-high 52 assists on the evening, while Chrissy Hirsch chipped in 13 digs from the libero position.

As a team the Broncos hit .286 for the match, but an even .500 in game four whle limiting the Crimson Tide to a .199 hitting percentage for the match.

Erin Heffner led the way for Alabama with her match-high 17 kills, followed closely by teammate Erin Price who notched 16 kills in the match to go along with her 14 digs.

Santa Clara will conclude its season-long 12-match road trip next weekend, playing in the University of Denver Invitational. The Broncos will take on the University of Maryland in the tournament opener next Friday, September 20th, at 4 p.m. The Broncos will then face Minnesota Saturday morning, followed by a match with Denver Saturday night.

One-on-One with Becky Potter
November 17, 2002 One-on-One with Becky Potter
Biniek Finds Success
November 4, 2002 Biniek Finds Success
Potter Kills Opposition
October 22, 2002 Potter Kills Opposition
Bronco Talk
October 14, 2002 Bronco Talk
Building the program
October 11, 2002 Building the program
They've Got The Look
August 5, 2002 They've Got The Look
Q & A with Jon Wallace
August 5, 2002 Q & A with Jon Wallace
Q & A with Jon Wallace
August 5, 2002 Q & A with Jon Wallace