Oct. 14, 2011
STORRS, Conn. -
Last Time Out
UConn concluded its non-league games with a 3-1 (23-25, 25-19, 25-18, 25-20) win over Fordham to finish with a record of 10-5 against opponents from outside the BIG EAST. Junior Mattison Quayle matched a career-high with 21 kills to go with nine digs. Senior Jordan Kirk also reached double figures by hitting .476 to record 12 kills. Junior Cayla Broadwater netted nine kills, hit .500, and provided five blocks, whle sophomore Jackie Wattles posted seven kills, hit .462, and assisted on five blocks. Junior libero Kelsey Maving tallied a match-high 17 digs and freshman Sage Esposito contributed 12. Junior setter Angela Roidt collected 48 assists to go with nine digs and a match-best three service aces. As a team, the Husies hit .268 as opposed to the Ram’s .134.
Kirk and Maving each reached career milestone in back-to-back games over the last week. First, Kirk became the 12th player in program history to reach 1,000 career kills against
Four Huskies have posted double-doubles so far this season. Kirk and Quayle are tied for the team-lead with four apiece. Quayle most recently recorded her fourth with a 13-kill, 10-dig effort agaisnt
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Last Time They Met
Kirk, Quayle, and Rebecca Murray, who added 12 digs, combined for 43 kills, but UConn dropped a 3-2 decision to the Red Storm at Gampel, last October.