MATCHDAY: VB at GCU
By Seattle University
SEPTEMBER 29, 2017
SEATTLE – (Sept. 29) Seattle U volleyball continues its two-match, Western Athletic Conference road swing Saturday, Sept. 30 at Grand Canyon.
FOLLOW THE REDHAWKS
- Saturday, Sept. 30 at 1:00 p.m. PT
- GCU Arena, Phoenix, Ariz.
- Live Stats | Watch on the WAC Digital Network
ABOUT THE MATCH
- Seattle U (4-11, 0-2 WAC) vs. Grand Canyon (5-10, 0-3 WAC)
- All-time series - Seattle U leads, 9-0
- Home - Seattle U leads, 5-0
- Away - Seattle U leads, 4-0
- Neutral - NA
- Last meeting - Seattle U 3, GCU 2 (Nov. 12, 2016)
NEWS AND NOTES
- The Redhawks are 4-11 overall and 0-2 in WAC play after dropping a 3-0 decision at CSUB Thursday night in Bakersfield.
- Entering the week, Seattle U ranked second among WAC teams in aces per set (1.28) and third in total aces (64). Rachel Stark is first among invididuals in aces per set (0.38), Maja Stojanovic is second in hitting percentage (.312), Katarina Marinkovic is second in kills per set (3.70) and Shae Harris is third in assists per set (9.70).
- Katarina Marinkovic has five 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 enters his fifth season at the helm of the Redhawk program.
- The 2016 squad went 13-15 overall and 6-8 in WAC play.