Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.
PHOENIX, AZ - The No. 1-seeded New Mexico State volleyball team claimed a 3-2 win (27-29, 26-24, 25-12, 15-12) over No. 4 seed Idaho on Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the Grand Canyon University Arena. The Aggies advance to the championship match on Wednesday evening.
“We were a little slow out of the gate,” head coach Mike Jordan said, “but we got it together. We just needed to wake up a little bit after those first couple of sets.”
The Aggies saw four earn double-doubles on the night with Taylor Livoti earning 28 assists and 10 digs. Bradley Nash had 10 kills and 23 digs, Stephanie Ziegler earned a career-high 18 kills and 23 digs and Ciara Brown had 31 assists and 11 digs. Four double-doubles is the most for the Aggies this season.
The team finished with a .216 team-hitting percentage and a total of 70 kills. Idaho had 14 service errors and hit just .179. Continue Reading This Post >>