The Memphis volleyball team travels to Cincinnati on Wednesday for its lone midweek matchup of the season.
Senior Lauren Wright recorded her 1,000th-career kill in the second set and finished with a season-best 14 kills in a three-set match.
The Tigers look to have a full house on Friday night when it welcomes UCF for 90's night at the Fieldhouse. The first 75 fans will receive a scrunchie. On Sunday, fans are encouraged to wear pink as Memphis holds its annual Breast Cancer Awareness game against USF.
Memphis had two players garner weekly accolades from the American Athletic Conference for their performances this past weekend in Storrs, Conn., and Philadelphia.
The University of Memphis volleyball team picked up its fourth-straight conference win with a four-set victory (15-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-18) over Temple on Sunday afternoon at McGongle Hall in Philadelphia.
Watch highlights of the Tiger volleyball team's annual Blue & Gray preseason scrimmage and hear from head coach April Jauregui as she talks about her outlook on the upcoming season.
Members of the University of Memphis football team as well as Tiger volleyball players joined Special Olympic athletes on Friday, July 27 for bowling at Billy Hardwick's All-Start Lanes.
Memphis Volleyball vs. Tulsa in AAC home opener.
Earned All-Conference second team honors ... Started all 32 matches, appearing in 122 of 126 sets ... Ranked among the conference statistical leaders in hitting percentage (13th) ... Led team with 112 total blocks, 19 solo blocks and 93 block assists ... Second on the team with a 0.92 blocks-per-set average ... Third on the team with 256 kills (2.10 per set) and second on squad with a .247 hitting percentage ... Recorded a career-high seven blocks three times (vs. Gardner Webb (Aug. 31), vs. Tennessee State Oct. 15, vs. USF Nov. 29) ... Had a career-best 20 kills against UCF Nov. 27.
Prior to Memphis
Earned letters as a middle blocker for Central Kitsap ... An all-league second team selection her junior and senior seasons ... Recognized as the Cougars' team MVP after registering 65 blocks, 189 kills and 28 aces her senior season ... Chose Memphis over Gonzaga, George Mason and Miami (Fla.) ... A two-year track and field letterwinner ... Played for club Puget Sound Volleyball Academy under head coach Fehi Tuivai, a former Tigers middle hitter.