HOUSTON – In a complete team effort, No. 5 Stanford swept Rice, 25-17, 26-24, 25-21, Tuesday, at Tudor Fieldhouse.
Stanford (4-1) improves to 4-0 on the road this season. The Cardinal out hit Rice (2-3), .234 to .106 – the lowest by a Cardinal opponent this season. Stanford recorded 46 digs, 9.0 blocks and a season-best eight aces.
Middle blocker McKenna Vicini led the Cardinal with a .583 attack percentage, registering eight kills on 12 swings with just one error. Outside hitter Elia Rubin had a match-high nine kills to go with six digs and an ace.
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