The CSU women’s volleyball team continued its climb up the
national charts, moving into the No. 7 slot after beating UNLV and
San Diego State last week.
The Rams also heard good news from the Mountain West Conference,
learning that senior Bri Frech was named MWC Volleyball Player of
The 6-foot-1-inch middle blocker from Eschwege, Germany hit .364
against UNLV and totaled a season high of 16 kills. She also
totaled seven digs, three blocks and an assist in the Rams’ 3-1
Frech followed with a .409 hitting efficiency and 12 kills
against San Diego State. She added six digs and four blocks as CSU
swept the Aztecs, bringing its MWC record to 4-0 for the season.
The Rams have now won 22 straight matches against league
Anderson pulls in MWC honors
With David Anderson’s career day on Saturday, he can add one
more award to his resume after being named the MWC Offensive Player
of the Week award.
Anderson had a career-high of 12 receptions for a career-best of
233 yards in CSU’s 31-21 loss to BYU. His 12 receptions tie for the
second most in CSU history, while the 233 yards receiving is the
second highest in school history and fifth best on the MWC single
His 233 yards is also the third-best receiving performance in
the country in 2004. Anderson caught six passes for 133 yards in
the first half, followed by six receptions for 99 yards and a
touchdown in the second half.
In national polls, Anderson is currently tied for second in
receiving with 665 yards. He is also averaging 17.1 yards per
USA Today/CSTV Top 10 Women’s Volleyball – Coaches Poll
2. Southern California
6. Penn State
7. Colorado State
9. Ohio State