Eckerman killing it for Texas
Bricio’s 24-kill performance is season best in Pac-12 play
Last Updated - October 9, 2012 4:36 GMT
Texas sophomore Haley Eckerman went for 32 kills, one assist, two aces, 17 digs and two blocks in two sweeps for the Longhorns this past weekend. She hit .286 in the pair of matchups, including a win against TCU on Wednesday and versus then-No. 14 Kansas State on Saturday. In Saturyday’s play, Eckerman notched her first career double-double with 19 kills and 11 digs.
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Freshman outside hitter Samantha Bricio helped the No. 6 Trojans to a 2-0 week with wins against Arizona (3-0) and Arizona State (3-1). She recorded her fourth and fifth double-doubles on the season. Facing the Wildcats, Bricio had 22 kills and 11 digs. She bettered her performance against the Sun Devils with a career-high 24 kills while also posting 16 digs. The 24-kill outing was a season-high in league action.
Sophomore Krista Vansant helped No. 2 Washington to two wins during the past week. In the Huskies’ 3-0 win against Colorado, she had 13 kills and six digs. Vansant also tallied 17 kills and 12 digs as UW went on to defeat Utah 3-1. With the victories, the Huskies improved to 14-0 on the season, remaining as the only undefeated squad in Division I action.