Monday, 11 December 2023

NCAA Womens Volleyball

Stanford Outlasts UCLA – Stanford University Athletics


LOS ANGELES – Four Cardinal registered double-digit kills to lead No. 2 Stanford past UCLA, 23-25, 25-11, 25-23, 27-29, 15-7, Friday, at Pauley Pavilion.

The win clinched at least a share of the Pac-12 title for the Cardinal (23-3, 16-1 Pac-12) – the 21st in program history.

As a team, Stanford hit .340 and finished with 68 kills, 53 digs, 11 aces and 11.5 blocks. UCLA (16-11, 8-9 Pac-12), which fought off four match points to force a fifth set, hit .221 and totaled 54 kills, 53 digs, eight aces and 11.0 blocks.


Opposite Kendall Kipp tied her season-high with 21 kills on .409 hitting to lead the Cardinal. The fifth-year also had six digs, five blocks and an ace. Outside hitter Elia Rubin, from nearby Santa Monica, tallied 18 kills on a .350 attack percentage, five digs, three blocks and two aces.

Setter Kami Miner controlled the offense with 55 assists and collected 10 digs for her 10th double-double of the season. The junior also notched a career-high six aces, including three in the decisive fifth set.

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