Sophomore Dana Cranston
Oct. 9, 2010
By Danny Mattie
Athletic Media Relations
Cranston, playing outside hitter because of an injury to senior Danielle Minch, closed out the match for the Rams, notching her 10th kill (a career-best) on the match point to cap a double-double performance in which she also led the team with 10 digs.
Plourde led all players hitting .529 (10-1-17) on the afternoon, while Cranston finished with an impressive .346 hitting percentage, committing just one error, in her new role.
Junior setter Evan Sanders tallied 30 assists, helping the Rams to a .206 team hitting percentage. Defensively, the Rams held UNLV to .058 hitting.
Junior Katelyn Steffan recorded six assisted blocks. Plourde tallied two solo blocks and four assisted blocks. Overall, the Rams outblocked the Rebels, 11.5-6.0.
With the win, CSU improved to 15-2 overall and 5-0 in the Mountain West Conference. UNLV falls to 6-12 overall and 3-2 in the MWC.
The Rams return to the Court Thursday, hosting the second-place TCU Horned Frogs at Moby Arena. The match marks the debut of CSU’s new video scoreboard. Tickets are just $2 to mark the event.
Download Schedules: Add to calendar
Match Notes: No. 9 CSU volleyball on the verge ...
The ninth-ranked Colorado State volleyball team is one win away from its sixth-consecutive...
Rams remain steady in top-25 poll, RPI
The Colorado State volleyball team remained steady in both the AVCA Division I Coaches Top 25...
Volleyball recap: Poletto propels No. 9 CSU to ...
Head Coach Tom Hilbert and the ninth-ranked Colorado State volleyball team produced a complete...
Volleyball recap: No. 9 CSU earns 43rd-straight...
Playing on its home court for the first time in nearly three weeks, the ninth-ranked Colorado...
Hilbert adds pair of Colorado prep stars to CSU...
The Colorado State volleyball team received National Letters of Intent from Colorado prep stars...
No. 9 CSU returns home to host Air Force, New...
No. 9 Colorado State closes the regular season with four of its final five matches at home,...
CSU volleyball rises in AVCA top-25 poll, RPI
CSU volleyball had a good Monday. The team moved up to No. 9 in the AVCA Division I Coaches Top...
Volleyball recap: No. 10 Rams fend off Bulldogs
Every winning streak begins with a single victory, and No. 10 Colorado State was able to do that ...