VB: Mavericks face Idaho on the road
Nov. 9, 2012
By Taylor Wright | UTAMavs.com
ARLINGTON, Texas – UT Arlington will face the Idaho Vandals in Moscow, Idaho on Saturday, Nov. 10 at 9:00 p.m.
The Mavs (8-20, 4-12 WAC) are 1-1 all-time against the Vandals (12-13, 11-5 WAC), including a four set loss at home earlier this season, 9-25, 25-27, 25-22, and 18-25.
Ashley Bennett had a team-high 10 kills followed closely by Stacey Koch and Shelby Dickson, both with nine. Koch also had a .438 attack percentage after only playing two sets in the match. Valerie Stetzer notched 21 digs to lead the Mavericks defensively and Dickson added 20 of her own. Amanda Welsh tallied 40 assists while Dickson, Koch, and Hannah Baptiste each contributed two blocks, all assisted, to the team’s four total. The Nov. 10 match marks the first time in program history that the Mavs have ever faced the Vandals of Idaho on their home court.
The Mavericks fell to the Redhawks of Seattle this past Thursday in five sets, 25-17, 25-15, 19-25, 13-25, and 15-17. Dickson earned her twelfth double-double of the season in digs (16) and kills (14). Welsh had a team-high 32 assists while Amy Davault notched 20 digs in the match. Charmaine Whitmore contributed four blocks, all assisted, and Taylor Gross tallied two aces in the loss.
For the remainder of the 2012 season, UT Arlington will be providing live video and radio streaming for all home matches.
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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.
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