Qiana Canete Earns 61st Career Double-Double
Haley Higgins Records 32 Assists
UTA to Face Arkansas State on Friday, Little Rock on Saturday
Qiana Canete Records 14 Kills, 12 Digs
UTA Faces Coastal Carolina on Friday, Appalachian State on Sunday
The Mavericks open the season against Sam Houston State Friday, August 26.
VB: UT Arlington Day 1 action vs. New Mexico
• 2015 Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Week (9/7)
• 2015 Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the Week (10/26)
Played in 127 o 129 sets played, leading the team in attack percentage (.282) and blocks per set (0.89) … Had 2.39 kills per set with 35 digs and a team-leading 366 points … Totaled 303 kills, third on the team … Averaged 2.2 kills per set in conference play, with 0.98 blocks per set … Had double-digit kills in 16 matches … Went for a season-high 18 kills in a win at ULM … Accounted for a season-high eight blocks at Little Rock, with five or more blocks in 10 matches.
Led the team and finished third in the conference with a .350 attack percentage … The .350 attack percentage was the fourth-best in UTA single-season history … Played in all 108 sets, starting each match … Tied for fifth in the Sun Belt with a 1.02 blocks per set … Had the fourth-most blocks in UTA freshman history … Had a career-high 16 kills with just one error on 29 swings, adding six blocks in a home win over Troy … Had seven blocks and 12 kills vs. Villanova … Had a career-best eight blocks and added 11 kills at Texas State … Had six double-figure kill matches … Had 10 matches with at least five blocks.
A four-year letterwinner at Lindale High School … Named first-team all-district (16-4A) in four straight years … Named Most Valuable Hitter for District 16-4A as a sophomore, junior and senior.