Sept. 28, 2009
LARAMIE, Wyo. -
The Wyoming Cowgirl volleyball team will step out of conference play as they host the Adams State Grizzlies, on Tuesday, Sept. 29. The match is slated for 7 p.m. in the UniWyo Sports Complex.
Live stats and game video of the match will be available via Wyoming All-Access.
Wyoming enters the week with an 8-8 record overall and 0-3 in the Mountain West Conference. The Cowgirls are currently led by freshman outside hitter Jodi Purdy who is averaging 3.48 kills and 2.48 digs per set. She is followed by Dani Bedore and Lauren Whitney. Bedore is averaging 2.32 kills and 1.74 digs, while Whitney is adding 1.94 kills. As a team, the Cowgirls are hitting .199 (778-355-2128) and averaging 12.35 kills and 13.03 digs per set.
The Grizzlies are currently 7-6 overall and 4-2 in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference. They are led by Darcy Jennings-Calkins who is averaging 3.67 kills and 1.29 blocks per set. Adams State returns three starters and nine letterwinners to a team that went 15-13 overall and 11-8 in the RMAC a year ago. This is the first ever meeting between the two schools. Adams State is coached by Lindy Mortensen who is in her fourth season with the program.