Sept. 30, 2011
STORRS, Conn. - The University of Connecticut volleyball team returns home to Gampel Pavilion for its first home matches since September 6 as BIG EAST foes
Last Time Out
Kills: Jordan Kirk (17) Assists: Angela Roidt (44)
Service Aces: Jordan Kirk (1) Digs: Kelsey Maving (30)
Blocks: Jackie Wattles (4)
On The Road To 1,000
Senior Jordan Kirk needs only 16 kills to reach the 1,000 kill milestone for her career, as she currently has 984 after posting a team-high 17 last weekend. Over the past three seasons she has posted 230 or more kills each year, including a career-high of 298 as a sophomore. Kirk would be the 12th Husky to reach the 1,000 kill mark and the fourth under head coach Holly Strauss-O’Brien.
Maving’s Defensive Efforts
Junior libero Kelsey Maving tallied 30 digs this weekend to push her season total to 249. Against
Scouting the Golden Eagles
Behind The Block
Fans, make sure to check out “Behind The Block”, UConn volleyball’s blog for the 2011 season! The blog is written by sophomore Jackie Wattles, and will be updated periodically throughout the season. Fans can access the blog from the Volleyball page on UConnHuskies.com.