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Volleyball Plays Host To SMU, Tulsa This Weekend

Senior Lucy Charuk

Nov. 10, 2011

HOUSTON -The University of Houston volleyball team is winding down the 2011 regular season and will play host to SMU and Tulsa this weekend for two of the team's final five matches. Houston opens the weekend against SMU at 7 p.m., Friday before closing out the weekend against Tulsa at 1 p.m.

Following the match against the Golden Hurricane, UH will honor the three members of the 2011 senior class - Lucy Charuk, Krysta DeAngelis and Ingrida Zauere.

Fans can follow all of the weekend's action through the Gametracker link on the volleyball schedule page at UHCougars.com. In addition, the All-Access video links are available through the Athletics website.

Houston enters the weekend with a 17-8 record and a 10-5 mark in Conference USA play. The Cougars are currently in a three-way tie for second place with UAB and Rice in the league standings.

Charuk leads the team with 315 kills and a league-best .403 hitting percentage. She also has 133 blocks, averaging 1.34 per set. Freshman Caitlin Ogletree took home C-USA Setter of the Week honors last week for the fourth time this season. She leads the team with 1,089 assists and 25 service aces.

ABOUT SMU
Houston will host a rematch with the Mustangs after falling 3-2 in their first meeting this season in Dallas. The Cougars are 10-8 all-time against SMU.

SMU is 12-15 this season and 8-7 in C-USA play after splitting matches with Southern Miss last weekend. Jessica Oliver and Dana Powell lead the team with 328 and 301 kills, respectively. Kelli Becerra has a team-high 830 assists and Sidney Stewart paces the team with 547 digs.

ABOUT TULSA
Tulsa is 23-5 this season and 14-1 in C-USA action. The Golden Hurricane lost a 3-1 match to SMU on Oct. 5 and has gone on a 10-match wins streak since the loss. Tulsa swept the Cougars earlier this season in Oklahoma.

 

 

Tyler Henderson leads the team with 473 kills and a .354 hitting percentage. Jordan Clampitt has a team-high 796 assists and Jessica Adams' 475 digs are a team high.

Houston is 5-7 all-time against the Golden Hurricane.

UP NEXT
The Cougars will play the final three matches of the regular season. Houston travels to Tulane, Nov. 18 and Southern Miss, Nov. 20, before closing out the regular season against Rice, Nov. 23, at the Athletics/Alumni Center.

UL-Lafayette
vs UL-Lafayette
Houston, Texas (Sharp Gym)
4:30 PM
Video
Weber State
vs Weber State
Houston, Texas (Sharp Gym)
10:00 AM
Video
Houston Baptist
at Houston Baptist
Houston, Texas (Sharp Gym)
7:00 PM
Texas Southern
Texas Southern
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Idaho State
Idaho State
Athletics/Alumni Center
7:00 PM
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Lamar
Lamar
Athletics/Alumni Center
12:30 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
San Jose State
San Jose State
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Houston Baptist
Houston Baptist
Athletics/Alumni Center
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Louisiana-Monroe
Louisiana-Monroe
Athletics/Alumni Center
12:30 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
vs Texas A&M-Corpus Christi
Houston, Texas (Tudor Fieldhouse)
11:00 AM
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Yale
vs Yale
Houston, Texas (Tudor Fieldhouse)
10:00 AM
GameTracker Video
Rice
at Rice
Houston, Texas (Tudor Fieldhouse)
7:30 PM
UConn
at UConn
Storrs, Conn.
6:00 PM
GameTracker
Temple
at Temple
Philadelphia, Pa.
12:00 PM
Tulsa
Tulsa
Athletics/Alumni Center
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
SMU
SMU
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
UCF
at UCF
Orlando, Fla.
3:00 PM
USF
at USF
Tampa, Fla.
12:00 PM
Cincinnati
Cincinnati
Athletics/Alumni Center
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
East Carolina
East Carolina
Athletics/Alumni Center
12:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Tulane
Tulane
Athletics/Alumni Center
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Memphis
at Memphis
Memphis, Tenn.
7:00 PM
SMU
at SMU
Dallas, Texas
7:00 PM
Tulsa
at Tulsa
Tulsa, Okla.
1:00 PM
Temple
Temple
Athletics/Alumni Center
7:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
UConn
UConn
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
GameTracker Video Tickets
Tulane
at Tulane
New Orleans, La.
7:00 PM
Memphis
Memphis
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
GameTracker Tickets
East Carolina
at East Carolina
Greenville, N.C.
6:00 PM
Cincinnati
at Cincinnati
Cincinnati, Ohio
12:00 PM
USF
USF
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
GameTracker Tickets
UCF
UCF
Athletics/Alumni Center
1:00 PM
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