volleyball-women-d1 flag

Texas Athletics | August 30, 2014

Texas wins Lobo Classic

“"ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Sophomore Sara Hattis made the most of her homecoming, leading the No. 2 Texas volleyball team past Seattle University, 3-0 on Saturday.

The victory earned UT the Lobo Classic tournament crown after defeating UTEP, New Mexico and Seattle, all in straight sets.

Hattis, a New Mexico native, posted a career-high nine blocks, including one solo block and eight assisted.

Junior Amy Neal also had a career-high 11 kills for a .421 hitting percentage.

Sophomore Pilar Victoria capped an impressive weekend, finishing with six kills and three digs. Her performance earned her Lobo Classic Most Valuable Player.

Neal led the Longhorns in the first set with six kills and no errors. The teams traded points in the first part of the set, but Texas scored six consecutive points and took the set, 25-14.

In the second set, Hattis earned five of her nine blocks to fuel UT to a 25-12 victory. Victoria posted four of her six kills in the set.

Seattle came out strong in the third set and led by two early, but the Longhorns tied it at 5-5 and the Redhawks could not answer. Senior Khat Bell had four of her seven kills in the set and Hattis posted three of her nine blocks.

As a team, UT notched 18 blocks to Seattle's eight and outhit the Redhawks, .441 to .050.

2019 NCAA DI men's golf championships: Scores, schedule, how to watch the 2019 tournaments

Oklahoma State won the national title on its home course last season, defeating Alabama in the finals at Karsten Creek. Led by U.S. Amateur champion Viktor Hovland and the Cowboys have won six tournaments this season, taking the Big 12 title in their previous start.
READ MORE

2019 NCAA softball tournament: A complete guide to the super regionals

The 2019 NCAA Division I softball super regionals tournament kicks off Thursday with the first set of games. Here’s everything you need to know about the 16 teams that remain in the hunt a spot at the 2019 women’s college world series. 
READ MORE

NCAA softball tournament: Sam Houston State stuns No. 9 Texas in Austin regional

Junior Tiffany Thompson hit the go-ahead home run in the sixth inning, and senior Lindsey McLeod tossed six shutout innings as Sam Houston State stunned No. 9 Texas 2-1 in the opening game of the NCAA Tournament’s Austin Regional Friday at Red and Susan McCombs Stadium.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners