VB: Mavericks host Denver Saturday

Shelby Dickson recorded a double-double against New Mexico State on Thursday in digs (17) and kills (11).

Oct. 19, 2012

By Taylor Wright | UTAMavs.com

ARLINGTON, Texas - The UT Arlington Mavericks will face Denver at home on Saturday, Oct. 18 at 2:00 p.m.

The Mavs (8-14, 4-6 WAC) fell to the Pioneers (11-9, 5-5 WAC) on the road during their Sept. 20 match-up earlier this season, 24-26, 25-27, and 19-25. Taylor Gross led the offense for UTA in the loss with 16 kills and a .440 attack percentage. Shelby Dickson followed with ten kills and nine digs. Amanda Welsh had a team high 38 assists while Valerie Stetzer notched 14 digs.

The three set loss moved UTA to 0-1 all-time against Denver.

The Mavericks defeated the Aggies of New Mexico State this past Thursday in four sets, 25-23, 12-25, 25-23, and 27-25. Dickson recorded her eighth double-double of the season in digs (17) and kills (11). Ashley Bennett and Stacey Koch each recorded ten kills on the match while Chelsea Rekieta led with 19 assists. Stetzer had a team high 22 digs and Bennett rounded out the defensive play with nine blocks, all assisted.

For the remainder of the 2012 season, UT Arlington will be providing live video and radio streaming for all home matches.

video: www.utamavs.com (under the front page "CALENDAR" tab, click the camera icon)



radio: www.utaradio.com

Season and single game ticket can be purchased online at UTATickets.com.  Season tickets are just $49 and include all 15 home games.  For more information, questions or to purchase tickets over the phone contact 817-272-6319.

UTA students don't forget to log onto your MyMav account to purchase your All-Sports Combo pack for $50 this gives you entry into all home UTA Athletic events.  For more information call 817-272-6319.


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