Oct. 29, 2011
Trailing 14-11 in the fifth, senior outside hitter Jordan Kirk (
Sophomore middle hitter Jackie Wattles (
Notre Dame took the first set of the match 26-24 and
Maugle led all players with 18 kills, surpassing her previous career-high of 13, and added 17 digs, also a career-high, for her second career double-double. Kirk finished second on the team with 16 kills, while Quayle chipped in with 14 kills and 16 digs for her seventh double-double and third in the last four games.
Junior setter Angela Roidt (
Senior Kristen Dealy and Houser led ND with 15 and 13 kills, respectively. Dealy was one of four Fighting Irish players to record double digit digs as she picked up 16 to record a double-double. Senior libero Frenchy Silva posted a team-best 20. Sophomore setter Maggie Brindock dished out 39 assists.
Despite Notre Dame registering 18.0 blocks in the game, UConn set a team season-high with 16.0 blocks. After not recording double digit block in a single game through their first 19 matches, the Huskies have reached double figures in four of the last five games.
Wattles led the team with five blocks, while Kirk, Maugle, and Quayle each contributed four.