Alex Slaught had 14 kills to lead the Trojans
Trojans are sparked by play of graduating seniors Chris Trefzger and J.B. Green on Senior Night.
Trojans now return to Galen Center for final two home matches.
Trojans serve 12 aces to beat Waves in 4 sets.
It snaps the Trojans' 8-match win streak over the Tritons.
2014: Slaught , who started often in 2013, will compete for a starting outside hitter job as a sophomore in 2014 ...
2013: He was a part-time starting outside hitter as a first-year freshman in 2013 ... Overall in 2013 while appearing in 23 matches (starting 17, including USC's first 7 and final 10), he had 117 kills (hitting .126), 60 digs, 23 blocks and 9 aces ... He was in double kill figures 4 times (including a career-best 13 at Hawaii) and had 5-plus digs 3 times (including career highs of 7 at UC San Diego and UC Santa Barbara) ...
HIGH SCHOOL: He made the 2012 AVCA All-American first team, Volleyball Magazine All-American first team, Volleyball Magazine Fab 50 list and All-CIF Division I first team as a senior outside hitter at Loyola High in Los Angeles (Calif.) ... He had 362 kills and hit .408 in 2012 ... Loyola made it to the 2012 CIF Division I finals ... He made the 2011 All-Mission League first team as a junior ... As a sophomore, his team was the 2010 CIF Division I championship ... He also played football at Loyola ... Current Trojans Robert Feathers and Michael Mullahey also prepped at Loyola ...
PERSONAL: He was on the Manhattan Beach Surf club team that won a silver medal at the 2011 U.S. Junior Olympics 17 Open Gold Division and he made the All-Tournament team ... He made the 16 Open All-Tournament team at the 2010 Junior Olympics ... In 2009 and 1010, he was on the USA Volleyball Youth Select A1 team and participated in the U.S. Youth National Holiday Training Camp ... He is a planning, policy and development major at USC ... Birthdate is June 19, 1994.
Career single-match highs: 13 kills (Hawaii, 2013), 7 digs (UC San Diego and UC Santa Barbara, 2013), 4 blocks (UC San Diego, 2013)