MATCHDAY: VB at Kansas City
By Seattle University
OCTOBER 11, 2017
SEATTLE – (Oct. 11) Seattle University volleyball opens a three-match Western Athletic Conference road swing on Thursday, Oct. 12 at Kansas City.
FOLLOW THE REDHAWKS
- Thursday, Oct. 12 at 5:00 p.m. PT
- Swinney Recreation Center, Kansas City, Mo.
- Live Stats | Watch on the WAC Digital Network
ABOUT THE MATCH
- Seattle U (6-12, 2-3 WAC) vs. Kansas City (6-12, 2-3 WAC)
- All-time series - Series tied, 5-5
- Home - Seattle U leads, 3-1
- Away - Kansas City leads, 1-4
- Neutral - Seattle U leads, 1-0
- Last meeting - Kansas City 3, Seattle U 1 (Oct. 29, 2016)
NEWS AND NOTES
- The Redhawks are 6-12 overall and 2-3 in WAC play after earning a thrilling 3-2 victory over then WAC-leader UTRGV on Saturday, Oct. 7. Katarina Marinkovic led the Redhawks with 14 kills and 12 digs.
- The Redhawks win over Grand Canyon on Sept. 30 kept Seattle U perfect in the all-time series as it now holds a 10-0 record over GCU.
- Entering the week, Seattle U ranked second among WAC teams in aces per set (1.32) and fourth in total aces (86). Maja Stojanovic is second in hitting percentage (.316), Katarina Marinkovic is second in kills per set (3.52) and Shae Harris is fourth in assists per set (9.40).
- Katarina Marinkovic has six double-doubles on the season and has collected 20 or more kills three times.
- Junior setter Shae Harris set a Seattle U DI single-match record with 62 assists in the win over Bowling Green (Sept. 9).
- Junior middle blocker Maja Stojanovic was named to the Cougar Invitational All-Tournament Team.
- Katarina Marinkovic was named to the NKU Invitational All-Tournament Team.
- Katarina Glavinic earned her second All-Tournament selection of the season at the SU/UW Tournament.
- Glavinic and Victoria Demmene were selected to the Cal Molten Classic All-Tournament Team.
- Seattle U has a pair of Preseason All-WAC players in Katarina Marinkovic and Maja Stojanovic. Marinkovic is the reigning WAC Freshman of the Year.
- Junior setter Shae Harris, a Vancouver, B.C. native, spent the summer playing with the Canadian National Team.
- Head Coach James Finley is in his fifth season at the helm of the Redhawk program.
- The 2016 squad went 13-15 overall and 6-8 in WAC play.