Toreros Sweep Aztecs, Give Petrie 200th Career Win
USDTOREROS.COM Jennifer Petrie gets her 200th career win.
USDTOREROS.COM
Jennifer Petrie gets her 200th career win.
USDTOREROS.COM

Sept. 25, 2009

Box Score

SAN DIEGO, Calif. - Ali Troost and Torey Ellick each recorded 11 kills to pace the 22nd-ranked University of San Diego women's volleyball team to a 3-0 win over cross-town rival San Diego State University Friday evening at the Jenny Craig Pavilion. Head Coach Jennifer Petrie recorded her 200th career win with the sweep over the Aztecs.

With the 25-21, 25-17, 25-14 win, the Toreros improve to 8-3 overall, run their winning streak to seven matches and have now won seven straight against the Aztecs and 11 of the last 12 meetings. With the loss, the Aztecs fall to 5-7 overall.

Troost led the team's offense as she recorded her match-best 11 kills on 19 swings, while committing no attack errors to post a .579 attack percentage. Ellick recorded her match-best 11 kills on 21 attempts while recording two errors to post a .429 attack percentage. Kayleen Webster tied for a match-best 11 digs, while Kelsi Myers recorded a match-high 36 assists in helping lead the Toreros to a .299 team attack percentage.

In the first set, the Toreros came out hitting on all cylinders, as a Ellick kill off a set from Myers sparked the run and a Troost kill off a set from Myers bookended the run to give USD all the momentum. The Aztecs then began to claw their way back into the set, as a Hannah Evans kill sparked a 8-4 SDSU run, pulling San Diego State to within two at 13-11. The Toreros and Aztecs then traded point-for-point over the next several minutes, before USD began to slowly pull away and take a 22-19 lead on a Troost service ace. USD never looked back as they went on to take the first set 25-21.

 

 

In the second set, the Aztecs managed to keep things close in the early going, as both teams sea-sawed back and forth with both teams taking their turn with the lead and neither team having a lead bigger than one. Then with the score knotted at 10, a Troost kill off a set from Colleen Carlson ignited a 10-1 USD run that was capped on a SDSU attack error to give the Toreros all the momentum and a comfortable 20-11 lead. USD never looked back as they eased their way to a 25-17 win to go into the break up 2-0.

In the third and final set, USD jumped out to a early 10-5 lead, and never looked back. The Toreros would hit for a .333 clip and take advantage of a -0.30 attack percentage for the Aztecs to ease their way to their seventh consecutive win over the Aztecs.

The Toreros will return to action on Thursday as they begin their West Coast Conference title defense on the road at Loyola Marymount University. The match begins at 7 p.m.

VIDEO
Video Thumbnail
Toreros Participate in Linda Vista Parade
Toreros Participate in Linda Vista Parade
Video Thumbnail
Men's Tennis senior Day
The Toreros host LMU and Pepperdine Saturday and Sunday
Video Thumbnail
Softball WCC Preview
The Toreros host Saint Mary's Saturday and Sunday
Video Thumbnail
2016 San Diego Crew Classic
The Toreros show speed against the nation's top crews
Video Thumbnail
The Torero Baseball Experience
Kris Bryant & Brian Matusz reflect on their time at USD
Video Thumbnail
MBB Senior Night
Jito Kok and Duda Sanadze prepare for the final home game
Video Thumbnail
USD Baseball Season Preview
Season starts at No. 3 Vanderbilt February 19
Video Thumbnail
USD Softball Season Preview
Season starts February 12
Video Thumbnail
UCLA Preview
USD travels to No. 9 UCLA Friday
Video Thumbnail
Toreros Host Kentucky Saturday
USD looks to defend home court against No. 22 Kentucky
Video Thumbnail
Toreros Host Pepperdine & LMU
USD returns home after four-game road trip
Video Thumbnail
Toreros Team Up with PYBL
Men's Basketball hosts annual clinic for Challenged Division
Video Thumbnail
Men's Tennis 2016
USD opens at home vs UC Irvine and UCSD Saturday
Video Thumbnail
BYU Preview
Preview of USD women's basketball WCC opener vs. BYU.



Video Thumbnail
City Championship Highlights
Relive the Toreros' Upset over SDSU at Petco Park



Video Thumbnail
Toreros to Host Hope International
The 9-1 Toreros will host Hope International in their final game before WCC play



Video Thumbnail
Toreros Stun Aztecs at Petco
Postgame reaction and press conferences



Video Thumbnail
Toreros Return Home
USD will host Bethesda before Sunday's City Championship at Petco Park



Video Thumbnail
Men's Basketball Season Tickets
Starting as Low as $99



Video Thumbnail
Butler Preview
Pono Keni and Coach Lindsey talk about Saturday's Senior Day game against Butler



Video Thumbnail
CSUN Preview
Coach Fisher and forward Maya Hood talk about Tuesday's home-opener against CSUN



Video Thumbnail
USC Preview
Coach Smith and Brett Bailey preview the season opener at USC



Video Thumbnail
Davidson Preview
Jonah Hodges and Dale Lindsey talk about Jonah's return and preview Davidson game



Video Thumbnail
San Diego Fall Classic Preview
Coach Dagman previews the San Diego Fall Classic



Video Thumbnail
Nevada Preview
USD's Women's Basketball team will start their season at Nevada this weekend



Video Thumbnail
USD Men's Basketball - The Origins (1955-1973)
A Glance at the Beginnings of Torero Hoops



Video Thumbnail
Campbell Preview
Coach Lindsey and Jeff Starr preview Campbell



Video Thumbnail
Stetson Preview
Coach Lindsey and Jereke Armstrong talk about the season so far



Video Thumbnail
WCC Media Day
Behind the scenes with Men's and Women's Basketball at WCC media day



Video Thumbnail
Warner Recap
Dale Lindsey and Anthony Lawrence on USD's 45-14 win



Video Thumbnail
Warner Preview

Anthony Lawrence and Coach Lindsey preview game vs. Warner



Video Thumbnail
Torero Community Service

USD Athletics helps out at Father Joe's Village in downtown San Diego



Video Thumbnail
Men's Basketball Camp Update

Kok and Carter talk about the upcoming season



Video Thumbnail
Drake Preview

Toreros host Bulldogs for Homecoming game



Video Thumbnail
Dayton Preview

Toreros look for 4th straight win



Video Thumbnail
LMU Preview

Pack the Stadium Night



Video Thumbnail
ITA All-American's Preview

Petronijevic, Angus, & Vittek Prepare



Video Thumbnail
Marist Preview

USD Looks to Extend Home Win Streak



Video Thumbnail
Valparaiso Preview

Toreros First True Road Game of 2015



Video Thumbnail
CSUN and UCSB Preview

Toreros Look to Extend Win Streak



Video Thumbnail
Aztec Invite Recap

Both Squads Finish Second



Video Thumbnail
SDSU Preview

Toreros Take on Cross-town Rival



Video Thumbnail
WNMU Recap

Highlights from 45-21 win



Video Thumbnail
2015 Home Opener

Previewing Western New Mexico



Video Thumbnail
Volleyball Tournament Preview

A preview of the USD Tournament
Video Thumbnail
Men's Soccer Season Opener
Previewing No. 16 Cal
Video Thumbnail
Training Camp Update
Coach Lindsey Recaps the First Two Weeks
Video Thumbnail
2015 WSOC Preview
A brief preview of the 2015 Toreros.


SCHEDULES

Twitter
  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago

West Coast Conference USD
» «