Women's Volleyball
    NCAA Game Notes: Dec. 8 (USC vs. Texas)

    Dec. 8, 2012

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    Match Notes:

    • The Trojans have appeared in nine regional championships matches since the NCAA tournament was expanded to include 64 teams in 1998.
    • The Trojans lost a postseason match in the state of Texas for just the second time in their history, and now have an 11-2 mark in postseason matches played in the Lone Star State. The only previous loss was a five-set defeat at the hands of 2011 NCAA runner-up Illinois in San Antonio.
    • USC's falls to 5-4 in nine all-time meetings with the Longhorns who now have a two-match winning streak.
    • This is USC's first loss to the Longhorns in Texas in three matches.
    • Junior libero Natalie Hagglund had 14 digs and moved into second place for career digs at USC, past Katie Haller (1990-93) who had 1,702. Hagglund now has 1,706.
    • Freshman outside hitter Samantha Bricio had seven kills and moved into ninth place for single-season kills at USC. She finished her first year with the Trojans with 491 and moved ahead of Lonise Norfleet who had 486 in 1990.
    • Freshman outside hitter Samantha Bricio had 31 attacks to log the second most in a single season by a Trojan. She moved ahead of All-American outside hitter Alex Jupiter's 2011 season when she had 1,297. Bricio finished the year with 1,325.
    • Sophomore setter Hayley Crone had 36 assists to finish the year with 1,337 and move into eighth place at USC for single-season assists.
    • Freshman outside hitter Samantha Bricio had one service ace to finish the season with 43 and move into a seventh-place tie with Megan McCallister (1988) for single-season service aces at USC.
    • Junior libero Natalie Hagglund became just the second player in USC history to record at least 600 digs in a single season. She joined Debora Seilhamer who had 721 in 2006 and 696 in 2005. Hagglund completed the season with 613 digs.
    • Texas will make its eighth trip to the NCAA semifinal match.