Friday, November 14, 2008

Two New Badgers, More Signings

#2 posting 11.14.2008
your daily dose of girls volleyball news & information

Wisconsin signed two players
6-1 OH Alexis Mitchell from Davenport Central, Iowa
6-3 MH Mary Ording from Indianapolis Cathedral

Rhode Island signed two players
Sydney Danner of Shawnee Mission East
Annie Nelson of Rockford Lutheran, IL

South Dakota State signed three players
6-0 OH Kelly Herrmann of Rapid City Stevens
6-3 MB Kaitlin Klingemann of Millard North, NE
6-3 RS Kelsey Hansen of Bennington, NE

Texas Christian added one more signer--Sloane Sunstrum of Southlake, ,TX.

BIG 10 Minnesota travels to Northwestern and Wisconsin.

Indiana faces Purdue and Illinois.

Illinois middle hitter Johannah Bangert has been named to Academic All-District 5 second team.

ACC: North Carolina swept Duke with an 8 point margin. Brianna Eskola (Columbia Heights) had 21 digs for UNC.

BIG SKY: Weber State beat Northern Arizona in five with a margin of 1 point. The Jackson County Central duo of Brittney Bisaillon and Leah Burmeister had 19 and 6.5 points for WS.

MOUNTAIN WEST: Colorado State swept San Diego State by a 22 point margin. Tessa Nelson (Tracy-Milroy-Balaton) had 9 points for CSU.

WEST COAST: #24 Pepperdine swept Portland with a margin of 19 points. Jennifer Sheedy (Totino-Grace) had 6 points for Portland.

UM Duluth is #4 in the North Central poll. Augustana moves to #7.

The Americans, including former Gopher Nicole Branagh and Tyra Turner are undefeated in the China FIVB Beach tournament.

Next up: tomorrow