Nov. 8, 1997
Cal Edges Arizona State in Five Games
TEMPE, Ariz. -- The California Golden Bears volleyball team defeated the Arizona State Sun Devils in five games at the University Activity Center tonight. Game scores were 13-15, 15-12, 15-9, 11-15 and 15-13.
California's Jessica Dinaberg led all players with 25 kills. She also added 14 digs. Teammates Alicia Perry and Michelle Wickman tallied 15 and 19 digs respectively. California improves to 8-16 overall, 3-12 in the Pac-10.
Outside hitter Terri Cox led the Sun Devils with 20 kills. Cox and Jen Lucero each recorded 18 digs and sophomore setter Lindsay Priest added a career-high 35 assists in the losing effort. The team also had 15 blocks, nine of which were solos.
Arizona State drops to 12-13 overall, 3-11 in the conference.
Cal returns home next weekend to take on the Washington schools. The Bears will host the Washington State Cougars on Friday night and the Washington Huskies on Saturday. Both matches are scheduled for 7:30 p.m.