Wright was named the tournament MVP after notching 3.82 kills/set and a .423 hitting percentage on the weekend.
W. Volleyball - Senior Lauren Wright was named as the tournament MVP while Oluchi Agomuo and Veronica Zimmerman were named to the All-Tournament team.
The Tigers improve to 8-4 on the season while Mercer falls to 3-7 and UT moves to 5-7. The six-match winning streak ties the longest such streak under Memphis head coach April Jauregui.
. The Tigers are looking to build on their four-match winning-streak against Mercer, Tennessee, Montana State and Austin Peay before starting conference play next week.
Memphis volleyball senior Aleksandra Petronijevic garnered several weekly awards after her record-setting performance against Mississippi State on Friday
The Memphis volleyball team won two-matches in straight-sets to bring the Maroon Classic crown back to Memphis.
The Tigers improve to 4-4 on the season while the Bulldogs fall to 2-7 in its second match of the Maroon Classic at the Newell-Grissom Building in Starkville, 25-16, 19-25, 25-15, 23-25, 15-9.
The Tigers (3-4) were aided by five blocks and seven aces on their way to the third win on the season while the Colonels fall to 3-4.
The Tigers are looking to improve on a 2-4 start after dropping a pair of five-set decisions at home to Ole Miss and Arkansas State.
Memphis' Lauren Wright was named to the American Athletic Conference Honor Roll after her performance this weekend at the Memphis Invitational.
W. Volleyball - 9/6/2014
- The Memphis volleyball team picked up its first win at the Memphis Invitational on Saturday with a three-set victory (31-29, 25-18, 25-17) over Tennessee-Martin
The Memphis volleyball dropped its second-straight five-set affair, falling to Ole Miss, 25-18, 22-25, 25-20, 18-25, 16-14, on Friday night in front of an energized crowd of 987 fans at the Elma Roane Fieldhouse