Quarterfinal: Arkansas vs. UNLV
UNLV 3, ARKANSAS 0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-17)
EL PASO, TX – UNLV hit a robust .375 on the night and posted a sweep of Arkansas in the NIVC quarterfinals as Shelby Capllonch posted 11 kills and 10 digs to pace the Rebels’ attack.
UNLV (26-9) tied the program record for most victories in a season and faces either UTEP or Weber State in the semifinals.
Mariena Hayden had nine kills and nine digs for the Rebels; she also had three aces and is the NCAA active leader in that category. Gabrielle Arretche-Ramos and Jordyn Freeman each added seven kills; Arien Fafard delivered 21 assists and Lauryn Burt added nine digs.
For the Razorbacks (20-11), Jillian Gillen and Taylor Head each had 11 kills and Ellease Crumpton notched eight kills. Gracie Ryan finished with 33 assists and 12 digs.