Skip to simplified nav
Cavaliers Fall to Oklahoma

Sept. 7, 2007

SAN DIEGO - Fourth year Sarah Kirkwood became Virginia's all-time kills leader Friday, but the volleyball team fell to Oklahoma 3-0 in the opener of the USD Invitational.

Kirkwood, who needed eight kills to set the record, finished with a match-high 15 kills. The Tampa, Fla., native moved ahead of Deanna Zwarich at the top of the list with 1,536 career kills.

The Sooners defeated Virginia 30-18, 30-25 and 30-23. The loss drops UVa's record to 4-3 this season while Oklahoma improves to 6-1.

The Cavaliers hit .109 for the match compared to OU's .230 percentage. Oklahoma recorded 51 kills as a team while UVa had 35.

Setter Marlow Bruneau finished with 30 assists and led the team with 12 digs, alongside Kirkwood, who also had 12 digs. Teammate Melissa Caldwell added 10 digs.

Virginia will play two matches Saturday, beginning with a 1 p.m. (10 a.m. PT) contest with host San Diego. The Cavaliers will wrap up non-conference play at 8 p.m. (5 p.m. PT) versus UC Santa Barbara.

 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Lauren Moses
Moses Seizes Chance to Broaden Horizons
Women's Basketball
7/29/16
Virginia's top returning post player, junior forward Lauren Moses, has had an eventful summer that included four weeks in Spain.
Eric Smith
Cavalier Football Notebook
Football
7/27/16
The start of training camp is approaching for UVA's football team, which opens the season Sept. 3 against Richmond at Scott Stadium.
Micah Kiser
Culture Change Under Way for UVA Football
Football
7/21/16
Head coach Bronco Mendenhall, center Jackson Matteo and linebacker Micah Kiser represented Virginia at the ACC Football Kickoff on Thursday.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop