Mavs push Sam Houston State to limit in quarterfinal action
UT Arlington to face Sam Houston State to start Southland Tournament
UT Arlington clinches spot in Southland Conference Tournament with victory
Mavericks snap four game winning streak in defeat.
The Mavericks have won four consecutive matches.
Played in 52 sets with 10 starts, all at outside hitter... recorded 91 kills, 1.75 kills per set, .107 hitting percentage, 65 digs, 18 blocks (15 block assists) and 0.35 blocks per set... tallied at least eight kills on seven occasions and posted multiple blocks three times... led team in kills on three occasions... finished with two double-doubles (vs. Miami on 8/27; vs. Mississippi State on 9/4)... tied for team's seventh-highest kills total of season vs. UALR (9/3)... tied for fourth-highest kill total in a three-set match with 12 vs. UT Pan American (9/4)... led team with 20 digs vs. Mississippi State (9/4), setting career high... set career high with 17 kills vs. UALR (9/3)... set career high with 46 attempts vs. Miami (8/27).
Played in 72 sets with 11 starts, all at middle blocker... recorded 85 kills, 1.18 kills per set, .181 hitting percentage, 37 digs, 32 total blocks (31 block assists) and 0.44 blocks per set... tallied at least five kills on eight occasions and posted multiple blocks 11 times... led team in blocks twice, team leader in aces once and led team in kills once... season-high nine kills and nine digs in three sets against Texas State (11/3)... season-high five blocks while playing in only two sets against Texas Southern (9/19)... named to the UT Arlington Spring 2010 Athletic Director's Academic Honor Roll.
Played in 46 sets with eight starts as a right-side hitter... seventh on the team averaging 0.91 kills per set... had 42 kills, a .098 hitting percentage, 26 digs, 19 blocks and six assists... had five or more kills on four occasions... tallied at least one dig in 11 of 12 matches played... season-high seven kills and five blocks at Nicholls (10/25)... season-high 31 attacks and four digs at UTSA (9/26).
A three-sport athlete competing in volleyball, basketball and track & field at L.D. Bell High School... earned all-district recognition in volleyball (first team - 2005-2007) and basketball (first team - 2006-2007)... named District 7-5A Offensive Player of the Year... placed third at the state track & field meet in the triple jump in 2007.
Daughter of Kasonga Kaswatuka... born Aug. 17, 1989... an undeclared major at UT Arlington.
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