A QUICK LOOK AT ARIZONA:
On the season, Arizona is led by Brooke Buringrud, who averages 3.70 kills, 2.68 digs and 0.45 service aces per game. Whitney Dosty adds 3.30 kills, while Lamb leads the team with a 1.43 blocks average. Junior libero Brittany Leonard averages a team-best 3.29 digs per game.
As a team, the Wildcats are hitting .201 on the season, compared to the .133 of their opponents. Arizona also betters its opposition in every other statistical category.
SCOUTING THE OPPOSITION:
ARIZONA VS. THE PAC-10 IN THE NEW MILLENNIUM:
A BUMMER FOR BAUMER:
RANKING IN THE PAC-10:
LAMB GOES 4-FOR-4 WITH ALL-TOURNAMENT HONORS:
BUTKUS BECOMES FOURTH PLAYER TO REACH 3,000:
DYCK IN A NEW ROLE:
LEONARD AT LIBERO:
NORTON AT THE NET:
Arizona dropped out of the Top 25 for the first time since the end of the 2003 season. Arizona has a long tradition in the top 25, having been listed in 120 of the last 130 polls, dating back to the 1998 season. The previous nine-week lapse occurred during the 2003 season.
PAC-10 ACTIVE LEADERS:
BIG SHOES TO FILL:
RECRUITING CLASS RANKED FOURTH: