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Volleyball Match Recaps

Aggies Sweep South Florida For First Victory Of 2011

Deirdre PajaresThe New Mexico State volleyball team notched their first victory of the season sweeping the South Florida Bulls on Saturday evening. The Aggies took sets one and two by identical scores of 25-18 and used a 7-0 run midway through the third set to pull away posting a 25-17 win in the final set.

The Aggies had three players finish with double-digit kills as freshman Meredith Hays and sophomore Stephanie Ziegler tied for match-high honors with a dozen kills. Senior middle hitter Kelsey Brennan posted 11 kills on 17 swings with just attack errors to popst a .529 hitting percentage.

Sophomore Deirdre Pajares recorded nine kills on 13 swings with just two attack errors as she filled in on the right side for injured freshman Bradley Nash. Pajares led the Aggies with a .538 hitting percentage.

Senior setter Jennah DeVries recorded her second consecutive double-double posting 37 assists and a match-high 12 digs.  Continue Reading This Post >>

Aggies Fall To No. 5 Nebraska In Five Sets

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

Meredith HaysALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The New Mexico State volleyball came out firing against No. 5 Nebraska taking the first two sets, but the Cornhuskers bounced back to defeat the Aggies 3-2 (25-20, 26-24, 13-25, 12-25, 8-15).

NM State outhit the Huskers in set one and two, but defensive adjustments after the intermission slowed down the Aggie offense.  Freshman outside hitter Meredith Hays tallied a match-high 18 kills, while Morgan Broekhuis of Nebraska also marked 18 kills on the evening.

"We handled the ball pretty well and we played really good defense," head coach Mike Jordan said. "We did the things we needed to do to stay in it but you have to give credit to Nebraska for coming back and playing well at the right times."

Senior libero Kelsi Phillips marked a career-high 27 digs while adding seven assists as senior setter Jennah DeVries tallied her first double-double of the year with 40 assists and 17 digs. Senior middle Kelsey Brennan was the only other Aggie with double-digit kill figures as she marked 10 on the night with a .263 hitting percentage. Sophomore outside hitter Deirdre Pajares marked a team-high .333 hitting percentage with five kills on 12 attempts and committed only one error. Freshman Bradley Nash had eight kills in the match before getting injured in set No. 3.  Continue Reading This Post >>

NM State Volleyball vs. Alumni Match Photos

NM State Volleyball vs. Alumni

Aggie Volleyball Sweeps Alumni

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

LAS CRUCES, N.M. - The New Mexico State volleyball team showed the kind of depth the team has as it swept the Aggie Alumni at the Pan American Center, Saturday, Aug. 20.

NM State defeated the Alumni team 25-21, 25-19, 25-16, 25-20 with freshman Meredith Hays leading the way offensively with 12 kills and three service aces. The Aggies showed off the young arms as freshman Bradley Nash tallied eight kills and red-shirt sophomore Stephanie Ziegler finished with seven.

"We tried out a few different lineups today and I was happy with the different looks we had today," head coach Mike Jordan said. "There is a lot of competition for spots and I expect to see some players make some strides this week."  Continue Reading This Post >>

NM State Volleyball Spring Tournament Photos

NM State Volleyball Spring Tournament Photos

NM State vs. Utah State WAC Tournament Semifinal Match Photos

NM State vs. Utah State WAC Tournament Semifinal Match Photos

Aggie Volleyball Ends Season With 3-2 Loss To Utah State In WAC Semifinal

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

LAS VEGAS, N.M. - The New Mexico State volleyball team fell in five sets (23-25, 25-20, 21-25, 25-22, 14-16) to Utah State in the semifinal of the 2010 Western Athletic Conference Tournament as senior Kayliegh Giddens marked a career-high 29 kills.

The Aggies fell behind two sets to one and tied it up at 2-2 after taking set four 25-22. The Aggies took the momentum into set five staying with Utah State and eventually taking a 13-10 lead, but NM State errors proved to be the difference as USU won 16-14.

Giddens also tallied her 12th double-double of the year as she added 22 digs, while senior Whitney Woods marked 19 kills and freshman Rocio Gutierrez tallied 14. Junior setter Jennah DeVries scored her ninth double-double of the season with a season-high 64 assists and 13 digs.  Continue Reading This Post >>

NM State vs. Utah State Match Photos

NM State vs. Utah State Match Photos

Aggie Volleyball Swept By Boise State

The Aggie volleyball team was denied their 19th victory of the season falling in three sets to Boise State on Saturday night. The Aggies dropped the first set 25-20, lost in extra points 26-24 in the second set and then fell 25-23 in the third set. The Aggies fall to 18-11 overall and 12-3 in WAC play as the Broncos' victory snapped a 13-match winning streak by the Aggies in the series.

Kayleigh Giddens recorded 11 kills on the night tying her for the single-season record at 499 kills, however, the Aggies hit just .032 as a team committing 27 attack errors.

The Aggies and Broncos played evenly in the first set early on as the set was tied 8-8. The Aggies would take a 10-8 lead after a kill by Giddens and an attack error by Cailin Fellows but the Broncos would tie the set at 10 and continue on a run to take a three point lead at 13-10. They would extend the lead over the Aggies to four points going up 15-11 and would push the lead to five at 17-12. The Aggies would score three in a row to force a Bronco timeout but the Broncos would push their lead back to five points at 22-17. The Aggies would close to within three points at 23-20 after a service error by Breann Nesselhuf but attack errors by Kelsey Brennan and Desiree Scott would give the set to the Broncos 25-20.  Continue Reading This Post >>

Aggie Volleyball Rallies For 3-1 Victory Over Idaho In Moscow

Rocio GutierrezThe Aggie volleyball team overcame a first set loss and an eight point deficit in the second set to win their match over Idaho 3-1 on Thursday night in Moscow, ID. The Aggies also clinched first round bye in the upcoming WAC tournament with the victory as they have assured themselves of no worse than a second place finish in the regular season. The Aggies lost the first set 25-20, rallied from down 21-15 to win the second set 25-23 and rode big leads in the third and fourth sets to 25-21 and 25-20 set victories.

The Aggies got a career-high 17 kills from Rocio Gutierrez on 41 swings with just five hitting errors. Gutierrez also recorded three block assists and a solo block and finished just two digs shy of a double-double. "Rocio Gutierrez was fantastic, for her to do what she did was really good," said head coach Mike Jordan after the match. "She passed the ball real well and served it great. She did a good job and put a lot of pressure on their outside hitters."

The Aggies also got 19 kills from Kayleigh Giddens who now needs just 12 kills to become the all-time single-season kills leader and the first Aggie to record 500 kills. Giddens had a team-high 17 digs and recorded her 12th double-double of the season. Fellow senior Whitney Woods added 12 kills, seven digs and four block assists.  Continue Reading This Post >>