LUBBOCK, Texas – The Texas Tech volleyball workforce (14-11, 3-9 Large 12) travels to Ames, Iowa for a match in opposition to the Iowa State Cyclones, who’re receiving votes within the newest AVCA ballot, on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 2 p.m.
The Purple Raiders went to Norman, Okla., on Wednesday, Nov. 9 to face the Oklahoma Sooners. Within the powerful, 3-2 loss, Reagan Cooper posted a career-high of 25 kills, whereas Kenna Sauer and Reese Rhodes collected double-doubles. Rhodes additionally added a career-high of 60 assists making it the primary time since Sept. 20, 2014 when a Purple Raider had 60 or extra assists in a match.
KJ Adams nearly had a career-high in digs when she tallied 29, and Brooke Kanas totaled a career-best eight blocks and a season-high of 16 slams. Kanas now has 1,076 profession kills and solely wants seven to rank fifth in program historical past.
Karrington Jones additionally recorded three blocks within the match which pushed her profession complete to 329, elevating her to ninth all-time at school historical past.
SCOUTING THE OPPONENT
The Cyclones maintain an all-time 25-31 file over the Purple Raiders, profitable their match earlier within the season by a 3-0 rating on Oct. 21 in Lubbock. However, the Purple Raiders have received 5 of the final 9 matches in opposition to the Cyclones. Iowa State has a 17-9 file general and an 8-4 Large 12 file. On Oct. 19, Iowa State gave the No. 1 Texas Longhorns their first and solely defeat of the season by a 3-2 rating.
Iowa State totals 1,296 kills (12.6 kills per set), 1,214 assists, 135 aces, 1,414 digs and 258.5 blocks on the season. Offensively, Eleanor Holthaus leads the Cyclones in factors (364.5), kills (318) and aces (22). Each Jaden Newsome and Morgan Brandt lead in assists with 593 and 444, respectively. On the defensive finish, Brooke Stonestreet posts a team-leading 431 digs, greater than double the variety of digs as the subsequent individual. As well as, Alexis Engelbrecht has a team-high 115.0 blocks.
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