February 1, 2023

Louisville, LSU, Oregon get transfers; USCB, Ohio State, UCLA, UCSD men win

There had been some transfer of note in NCAA Division I women’s volleyball as the portal remained the off-time aim, and there four success in NCAA Division I-II men’s volleyball Thursday.

WOMEN’S TRANSFERS: A couple of groups loaded some holes Thursday.

Louisville extra UCLA outside hitter Charitie Luper. Louisville, coming off its physical appearance in the national-championship match, changed graduating ACC participant of the year Claire Chaussee with Luper. When healthier, the 5-foot-9 outside hitter is dynamic. As a freshman at UCLA, the item of Dallas averaged 3.39 kills per established but performed in just 18 matches. This previous year, she performed in 78 of UCLA’s 108 sets averaged 3.28 kills and bought honorable mention on the All-Pac-12 team.

LSU, which designed the NCAA Match for the first time in five many years, additional Wisconsin’s Jade Demps. Demps, who will play ideal aspect for the Tigers, was a vital cog on the Badgers’ 2021 NCAA-title staff. This earlier season, the 6-2 merchandise of Raleigh, North Carolina, played in 27  of Wisconsin’s 32 matches but only 69 of its 116 sets. She experienced 80 kills and 22 kills.

Oregon picked up Baylor middle Kara McGhee. The 6-5 products of San Antonio was a VolleyballMag.com third-team All-American and averaged 2.41 kills and strike .368 for the Bears this season.

Also Thursday, setter Ella Snyder remaining Arizona Point out for Penn Point out and Kaylee Cox still left Missouri for Western Kentucky. Cox, a 6-2 outside the house, led Missouri in kills and was third in blocks.

FRIDAY Gentlemen: There are 13 matches and not all are staying streamed or televised. If it’s getting shown, we have the viewing hyperlinks in our VolleyballMag.com Television & Streaming Listings.

The action carries on at UC Santa Barbara when UCLA plays UC San Diego, the residence crew performs Lincoln Memorial and USC plays CSUN.

At BYU, UC Irvine plays Lewis and BYU performs McKendree. Amid the other matches on faucet are St. Francis Brooklyn vs. Belmont Abbey, King vs. Purdue Fort Wayne, Penn Condition enjoying Central Point out and Lindenwood facing Grand Canyon.

Stanford, which we profiled earlier this 7 days, opens at property towards Saint Francis.

THURSDAY Guys: AVCA preseason No. 7 UC Santa Barbara beat going to No. 10 USC 19-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-23 in the season opener for each teams. Ryan Wilcox led UCSB with 14 kills as he strike .417 and experienced three assists, an ace and 9 digs. Dayne Chalmers had 11 kills, strike .346 and had an guide, a block and five digs. Their group strike .358 and experienced three aces — two by Jack Walmer — and 16 serving glitches, six by Wilcox and 3 by Chalmers. USC acquired 12 kills every single from Kevin Kobrine and Simon Gallas. The Trojans strike .257 and experienced four aces and 23 faults … 

No. 13 Ohio Point out opened with a 25-11, 25-19, 25-23 sweep of browsing Central State as the Buckeyes hit .438. Samuel Clark led with 15 kills and strike .667 just after acquiring one particular error in 21 attacks. He had two aces and two blocks. Ohio Condition experienced nine aces and 14 glitches. Central Condition hit .183 and experienced five aces and 17 faults … 

2nd-rated UCLA opened with a sweep of CSUN at UCSB. Ethan Champlin experienced 12 kills in 17 errorless swings in the 25-18, 25-21, 25-18 victory. The Bruins, who strike .484, experienced 8 aces and 19 faults. CSUN hit .086 an dhad seven aces, three by Luke Krzmarzick, and 12 glitches …

Also at UCSB, UC San Diego experienced to appear again from a 13-11 deficit in the fifth established to win its time opener in excess of Lincoln Memorial. Ryan Ka experienced 20 kills and hit .400 in the 25-18, 15-25, 25-23, 20-25, 16-14 victory. His crew strike .250 and had five aces and 23 mistakes, five every by Ka and Nick Rigo. Rigo experienced 8 kills and strike .500 to go with 5 blocks. LM’s Shay Spadaro had 18 kills with a single error in 24 assaults and had an help, an ace, two blocks and 7 digs. The Railsplitters hit .345 an dhad four aces and 23 glitches.

UCSB’s Dayne Chalmers goes towards the USC block/UCSB photo