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20070901 9-1-2007 Arizona Sweeps Nevada at Asics Tournament
Courtesy: Arizona Athletics
Release: 09/01/2007
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Malibu , Calif. ?C The Arizona volleyball team earned its third sweep of the season by beating Nevada on Saturday afternoon in the Asics Classic.? Game scores were 34-32, 30-21 and 30-25, as the Wildcats improve to 4-1 on the season.

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Arizona was powered by a season-high .295 (49-16-112) hitting percentage and a season-best 16 team blocks, while limiting the Wolf Pack to a .123 (42-26-130) hitting mark.

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Individually for the Wildcats, junior Randy Goodenough led the way with 12 kills to go with eight digs.? Senior Dominique Lamb finished with 10 kills on .389 hitting and five blocks, and sophomore Jacy Norton posted nine kills on .750 hitting to go with seven blocks.?

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Freshman Tiffany Owens added nine kills and eight digs, senior Katie Jackels posted a match-high 12 digs, and freshman Paige Weber tallied 36 assists.

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Arizona fell behind Nevada early on in game one, as the Wolf Pack took an 8-4 lead.? The Wildcats trailed Nevada almost the entire match, and the Wolf Pack put the UA on the verge of a game one loss with a 29-24 advantage.? But Arizona battled back, using a 6-0 scoring run to earn a 30-29 lead.? The teams then traded points until Arizona put it away on a kill by Lamb and a Nevada hitting error for a 34-32 win.

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Arizona cruised in game two, using a .379 (15-4-29) hitting percentage for a 30-21 win.? The Wildcats led 19-16 midway, and used an 8-2 run to down the stretch for the game-two win.

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In the third game, Arizona and Nevada battle close early, but the Wildcats took control at the end, holding the Wolf Pack to a .023 (13-12-44) hitting percentage for a 30-25 win.

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Arizona will face host Pepperdine in the final match of the Asics Tournament tonight at 7:30 p.m.

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