August 28, 2007

Women's Volleyball 2007 Season Preview

Women's Volleyball 2007 Season Preview

After a successful season in 2006 and having the best record in over 10 years, the UCSC Women's Volleyball team is looking for their first ever bid to the NCAA playoffs in 2007.

Leading the Slugs this year will be Senior Outside Hitters Gillian McGraw and Team Captain Nicole Payne.   

With 16 returners and losing only 1 senior last year, the Slugs are looking stronger than ever.  Joining the team this year is Freshman Middle Blocker Ariel Ajagu, Freshman Setters Stephanie Hopcraft and Joanna Kubalski, Freshman Outside Hitter Gia Kobara, Freshman Opposite Sarah Overton and Freshman Libero Allison Jamtaas.

Coach Teitelbaum is in her 4th season coaching the Slugs and is looking forward to another exciting season.  Joining the coaching staff for the UCSC Women's Volleyball team is former alumni, Lily Hallock, who is the Assistant Wellness Center Director at UCSC.