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UNMLOBOVBWEEKLY MATCH NOTES WEEK 8 5-13 OVERALL, 0-6 MOUNTAIN WESTNew Mexico volleyballNine-time NCAA Participant - Three-time Sweet 16 - Two Olympians - 12 All-AmericansNEW MEXICO ATHLETIC COMMUNICATIONS CONTACT: ALLISON WEISS [email protected] (661) 313-54022019 SCHEDULEOVERALL: 5-13 MW: 0-6 H: 0-3 A: 2-5 N: 3-5Date OpponentSiteTime/ RESULT8/24 UTEP (Ex.)Dreamstyle Arena - The PitW, 4-0NORTHERN COLORADO CLASSIC GREELEY, COLO.8/30 RutgersBank of Colorado ArenaW, 3-08/30 Grand CanyonBank of Colorado ArenaL, 2-38/31 Northern ColoradoBank of Colorado ArenaL, 2-3NEVADA WOLF PACKTexas A&M-Corpus ChristiPan American CenterL, 0-39/7PacificPan American CenterW, 3-09/7New Mexico StatePan American CenterL, 0-3SEATTLE REDHAWK TOURNAMENT SEATTLE, WASH.9/13 GonzagaRedhawk CenterL, 0-39/13 Oregon StateRedhawk CenterL, 2-39/14 SeattleRedhawk CenterW, 3-0NORTH TEXAS CHALLENGE DENTON, TEXAS9/19 OhioNorth Texas Volleyball CenterL, 0-39/20 North TexasNorth Texas Volleyball CenterW, 3-29/21 Kansas StateNorth Texas Volleyball CenterW, 3-19/26 #17 Colorado State* Fort Collins, Colo.L, 0-39/28 Wyoming*Dreamstyle Arena - The PitL, 2-310/3 Fresno State*Fresno, Calif.L, 0-310/5 San Diego State*San Diego, Calif.L, 1-310/10 Boise State*Dreamstyle Arena - The PitL, 1-310/12 Utah State*Dreamstyle Arena - The PitL, 2-310/17 Nevada*Reno, Nev.7 pm10/19 San José State*San Jose, Calif.1 pm10/22 UNLV*Las Vegas, Nev.7:30 pm10/26 Air Force*Dreamstyle Arena - The Pit6 pm10/31 San Diego State*Johnson Center7 pm11/2Fresno StateJohnson Center1 pm11/7Utah State*Logan, Utah7 pm11/9Boise State*Boise, Idaho12 pm11/14 San José State*Johnson Center7 pm11/16 Nevada*Johnson Center1 pm11/19 UNLV*Dreamstyle Arena - The Pit7 pm11/21 Air Force*USAFA, Colo.6:30 pmschedule.aspx?path wvballOpp. Twitter: @PackVBReno, Nev. Virginia Street Gym Thursday, Oct. 17 7 p.m. MTHead Coach: Lee Nelson (5th Year, 63-74)Series Record: UNM leads 11-2 (UNM 6-1 A)SAN JOSÉ STATE SPARTANS (6-11, 1-5 MW)San Jose, Calif. Spartan Gym Saturday, Oct. 19 1 p.m. MTHead Coach: Jolene Shepardson (6th Year, 68-97)Last Meeting: 11/3/18 (W, 3-1)Live Stats: https://golobos.com/schedule.aspx?path wvballOpp. Twitter: @SanJoseStateVBSeries Record: UNM leads 15-6 (UNM 6-3 A)Last Meeting: 11/1/18 (L, 3-2)news and notesNMSU BORDERLAND INVITATIONAL LAS CRUCES, N.M.9/6Live Stats: https://golobos.com/(14-4, 4-2 MW)LOBOS ARE BACK ON THE ROADThe Lobos return to the road for the next three matches, traveling to Reno,San Jose and Las Vegas before hosting Air Force on Saturday, Oct. 26.New Mexico DROPS TWO at homeThe Lobos fell in both of their week seven matches, falling to Boise Statein four and Utah State in five.UNM won the first set against the Broncos 25-21 but dropped the nextthree 25-17, 27-25 and 25-22, with the Lobos holding two set points inthe third set.Against the Aggies, the Lobos got out to a 2-0 set lead with a 25-19 and25-23 set wins, respectively, before dropping the next three 25-15, 2517, 15-11. Lauren Twitty registered a double-double, her seventh of theseason, with 18 kills and 18 digs with Kaitlynn Biassou matching her with18 kills. Making her first collegiate start for the Lobos, Abbey Willison ledwith three assisted blocks and recorded her first collegiate kill.On the week, Biassou led the team with 34.0 points and 32 kills and hit anefficient .397 on 62 swings, while Jaclyn Inclan accounted for 47 assists,averaging 5.22 a/s. Maddie Freiwald nearly matched that with 44 assistsand 4.89 a/s. Alena Moldan tallied 35 digs and Rachel Murphy led inblocks with five, all assisted. Tai Bierria had a team-high two serviceaces.GOING HOMEThursday’s match against Nevada will provide a homecoming forfreshman outside hitter Kaitlynn Biassou, who is from Sparks, Nev.Biassou graduated from Reno High School.SERVING UP A PERFECT 10The Lobos served up 10 aces twice at the North Texas Challenge, settingseason highs in the category.UNM first reached the mark against North Texas with five Lobos gettingin the column. Freiwald and Inclan led with three aces each with Twittyaccounting for two and Murphy and Bierria each having one. In the matchagainst Kansas State, Bierria had a career-high four with Freiwald, Twittyand Moldan each tallying two. Twitty has recorded two service aces ineight matches this season and at least one in 10 and Bierria has recordedat least one ace in eight of the last 10 matches.UNM has five players with 10 or more aces led by Twitty with 19. Bierria isone behind with 18, Freiwald has 16 and Inclan and Moldan have 12. NineLobos have at least one ace and seven have multiple.MURPHY IN THE MIDDLEMiddle blocker Rachel Murphy has had a stellar sophomore campaign,setting several career highs throughout the season. The Wisconsin nativehas started every match but one and played in 63 sets, currently leadingthe Lobos in total blocks with 67.0 (eight solo), averaging 1.06 b/s. She isfourth on the team in kills (74) and points (112.5).In the match against Wyoming, Murphy set a career high in kills (14),total blocks (8) and attacks (27) and hit .407, the fourth-highest hittingpercentage on the team in a match this season. She recorded a careerhigh six digs at North Texas and tallied three solo blocks in the matchagainst Kansas State.STEPPING IN TO THE FIREFreshman Kaitlynn Biassou started her first collegiate match againstUNC and had an immediate impact for the Lobos. The outside hitterplayed in all five sets and had 15 kills in the match, the second-highesttotal for UNM in the match. At the net, Biassou assisted on four blocksand recorded a solo block for a total of 18.0 points in the match. Sincethen, she has started every match and has had double figures in kills insix matches, including the last three. She broke out in the match againstOregon State with 23 kills, the first and only Lobo to reach 20 kills on theseason and the most since Lauren Twitty had 25 in 2017. The Nevadanative is third on the team in kills this season with 155 and fourth in blocksat 36.0.Fellow freshman Alena Moldan has started all 18 matches at the liberoposition and played in every set, recording double-digit digs in 13 matchesand 20-plus digs in five. She had a match-high 27 digs against GCU, amatch-high 12 against Rutgers and produced 27 more digs against OSUto tie her season high. She currently leads the team with 268 digs, anaverage of 3.88 digs per set.ADDING TO THE MILESTONESAfter already reaching one milestone this season, senior outside hitterLauren Twitty added to her achievements at UNM. The senior co-captainCONTINUED ON PAGE 3five things to knowThe Lobos return just two starters from 2018 in senior outside hitters Lauren Twitty and Tai BierriaUNM added seven newcomers in the offseason, six of which are freshmenJon Newman-Gonchar enters his first year at the helm of the Lobos in his first head coaching gigTwitty was named to the MW Preseason Team; Lobos were picked to finish seventh in preseason pollAll times are Mountain Time and subject to change Bold denotes a home match* denotes Mountain West matchJunior Danica Rowan and Twitty were named UNM team captains.2019 New Mexico volleyball 1

2019 lette ClarkKaitlynn BiassouAlena MoldanJaclyn InclanChloe ClarkMaddie FreiwaldUxue GuerecaYamelis MojicaLauren TwittyYasmin TanRachel MurphyDanica RowanAbbey WillisonMorgan SchrecklerFanny SkogsforsTai S1LHometown (High School/Last School)Chandler, Ariz. (Mountain Pointe HS)Sparks, Nev. (Reno HS)Lakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)Tucson, Ariz. (Ironwood Ridge HS / Arizona)Pearland, Texas (Glenda Dawson HS)Littleton, Colo. (Mullen HS/ Butler)Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico (Cervantes Loma Bonita)Bayamon, Puerto Rico (Colegio Adianez)Broadlands, Va. (Briar Woods HS)Melbourne, Australia (Yarra Valley Grammar School)Menomonee Falls, Wis. (Menomonee Falls HS)Thatcher, Ariz. (Thatcher HS)Albuquerque, N.M. (Sandia HS)Phoenix, Ariz. (Desert Vista HS)Reftele, Sweden (Allebergsgymnasiet)Marietta, Ga. (George Walton HS / Memphis)Returners - 2018 StatsNo. Namesp-mpkk/s eta pct aa/s sa se dd/s RE bs ba TB b/s1 Nicolette Clark72-28-655 0.76 47 228 .035 1 0.01 2 638 0.53 01 22 23 0.324 Jaclyn Inclan119-30-618 0.15 666 .182 520 4.37 16 27 150 1.26 10 14 14 0.1210 Lauren Twitty121-30-30 407 3.36 229 1205 .148 21 0.17 23 36 291 2.40 45 11 57 68 0.5612 Yasmin Tan65-19-555 0.85 26 199 .146 5 0.08 1 120 0.31 02 31 33 0.5113 Rachel Murphy11-8-00 0.00 15 -.200 0 0.00 0 30 0.00 02 35 0.4514 Danica Rowan43-19-121 0.49 22 90 -.011 0 0.00 0 07 0.16 00 18 18 0.4216 Morgan Schreckler113-30-72 0.02 415 -.133 27 0.24 15 18 163 1.44 26 0 00 0.0021 Tai Bierria120-30-24 359 2.99 174 1026 .180 12 0.10 4 12 181 1.51 30 2 2426 0.22Roster BreakdownClassPlayersFreshmen (6). Biassou, C. Clark, Guereca,Moldan, Mojica, SkogsforsSophomore (3). Inclan (RS), Murphy,Schreckler (RS)Junior (4).N. Clark, Rowan,Tan, WillisonSenior (2). Bierria,TwittyGraduate (1). FreiwaldPositionsPlayersSetter (2).Freiwald, InclanMiddle Blocker (5). Harding, Murphy,. Skogsfors, Tan , WillisonOutside Hitter (7).Biassou, Bierria, N. Clark,Guereca, Rowan, Tam, TwittyLibero (2). C. Clark, MoldanOutside Hitter/ Libero (1).SchrecklerOutside Hitter/ Middle Blocker (1). MojicaNewcomersNo. NameHometown/Previous School2 Kaitlynn BiassouSparks, Nev. (Reno HS)3 Alena MoldanLakeville, Minn. (Lakeville South HS)6 Chloe ClarkPearland, Texas (Glenda Dawson HS)7 Maddie FreiwaldLittleton, Colo. (Mullen HS/ Butler)8 Uxue Guereca Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico (Cervantes Loma Bonita)9 Yamelis MojicaBayamon, Puerto Rico (Colegio Adianez)19 Fanny SkogsforsReftele, Sweden .153.14PlayersArizona (4). N. Clark, Inclan, Rowan, SchrecklerColorado (1). FreiwaldGeorgia (1). BierriaMinnesota (1). MoldanNevada (1). BiassouNew Mexico (1). WillisonTexas (1).C. ClarkVirginia (1).TwittyWisconsin (1).MurphyAustralia (1). TanPuerto Rico (1). MojicaMexico (1). GuerecaSweden (1).SkogsforsPronunciationKaitlynn Biassou. Be-ah-sueTai Bierria. Be-air-e-ahMaddie Freiwald. Fry-waldUxue Guereca.Uh-shh-way Guer-rekaJaclyn Inclan. In-clonCoaching StaffHead Coach: Jon Newman-Gonchar (First season Northern Arizona, 2005)Assistant Coach: Jesse Tupac (1st season UCLA, 2010)Certified Athletic Trainer: Georgia 77.0Yamelis Mojica.Ya-mel-es Mo-he-kaDanica Rowan.Roh-winMorgan Schreckler. Shrek-lerFanny Skogsfors.Skuks-forshYasmin Tan.Yaz-min Tan (like “Dan”)Assistant Coach: April Sanchez (1st season Colorado Mesa, 2011)Director of Operations: Ariel Sanchez (1st season Idaho State, 2017)2019 New Mexico volleyball 2

News and notesGeneral InformationName of School.University of New MexicoCity/Zip.Albuquerque, N.M. 87106Founded.1889 by Territorial LegislatureEnrollment.22,225Nickname. LobosSchool Colors.Cherry & SilverConference.Mountain WestAffiliation.NCAA Division IPresident . Dr. Garnett StokesAthletic Director. Eddie NuñezProgram historyFirst Year of Volleyball.1975All-Time Record (Pct.). 662-647 (.506)Mountain West Record (Pct.). 141-185 (.433)NCAA Tournament Appearances.91981, 1988, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 2009 & 2010NCAA Tournament Record .5-9Last NCAA Postseason Opponent . USCLast NCAA Postseason Result.L, 0-3, 2010 (1st Rd.)Conference Championships.21988 (High Country) and 1991 (WAC)played her 100th match at UNM against Wyoming on Saturday, Sept. 28.Earlier this season, in the third set against OSU, Twitty became the 14thLobo all-time to reach 1000 kills in a career. It took Twitty 94 matches and314 sets to accomplish the feat.played a total of 128 sets in 61 matches, recording 582 assists, 10 serviceaces, 46 kills,108 dig