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    January 11, 1997

    Trojans Finish Seventh At UCSB Invitational

    SANTA BARBARA, CA -- The USC men's volleyball team opened the season with a seventh place finish at the UC Santa Barbara Collegiate Invitational.

    In the seventh place match Saturday afternoon, USC faced UC Irvine in a best of three games. The Trojans swept the Anteaters 15-11, 15-8.

    BYU won the tournament's championship by defeating the host UCSB 15-5, 15-5, 15-10 and UCLA claimed third by beating Calgary 11-15, 15-3, 15-10, 13-15, 15-9.

    Championship Match
    BYU d. UCSB (15-5, 15-5, 15-10)

    Third Place Match
    UCLA d. Calgary (11-15, 15-3, 15-10, 13-15, 15-9)

    5th Place Match
    IPFW d. Loyola Marymount (15-9, 15-9)

    7th Place Match
    USC d. UC Irvine (15-11, 15-8)

    9th Place Match
    Stanford d. Pacific (15-4, 15-8)

    Final Standings
    1.  BYU
    2.  UC Santa Barbara
    3.  UCLA
    4.  Calgary
    5.  IPFW
    6.  Loyola Marymount
    7.  USC
    8.  UC Irvine
    9.  Stanford
    10. Pacific
    11. Colorado
    12. UC Davis
    13. La Verne
    14. Cal State Northridge
    15. Cal State San Bernadino
    16. Sacramento State
    All Tournament Team
    Ryan Millar     BYU (Tournament MVP)
    Donny Harris    UC Santa Barbara
    Adam Renfree    UC Santa Barbara
    Ingo Lindemann  BYU
    Steve Hinds     BYU
    Tom Stilwell    UCLA
    Steve Cann      Calgary

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