Aug. 25, 2012
Ahearn Field House – Manhattan, Kan.
|No. 22 K-State (3-0)||26||23||23||25||15||-||3|
|Oregon State (2-1)||24||25||25||23||8||-||2|
• The Wildcats are now 118-45 (.722) in Ahearn Field House under Head Coach Suzie Fritz… K-State has had a losing record in home matches only once during her tenure.
• The Wildcats have won 8 consecutive home matches.
• Friday’s contest was the third meeting between K-State and Oregon State… K-State
is now 1-2 against the Beavers and 28-42 against teams from the Pac-12 Conference… Fritz is 17-13 against teams from the Pac-12.
• The Wildcats’ starting lineup Saturday night consisted of senior setter Caitlyn Donahue,
Senior middle blocker Alex Muff, senior opposite Kathleen Ludwig, junior outside hitter Lilla Porubek, senior libero Kuulei Kabalis, junior middle blocker Kaitlynn Pelger and junior outside hitter Courtney Traxson … This is the first time K-State has used this line-up this season.
• K-State hit .224 percent for the match (76-30-205)
• K-State is ranked No. 22 in the AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll… The Wildcats are now 200-90 (.690) when playing as a ranked team.
• K-State had four players with double-digit digs (Pelger 17, Kabalis 16, Donahue 15 and McCarty 14).
• Kaitlynn Pelger led the team in kills 22… This was her 13th career 20+ kill match. Pelger also earned her 16th career double-double.
• Caitlyn Donahue achieved her 35th career 10+ dig match and recorded her 28th career double-double with 59 assists and 15 digs.
• Alex Muff led the team in blocks with 7.