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- Volleyball - The University of Utah's women's volleyball team, currently 15-10 overall and 1-6 in Western Athletic Conference play, hosts WAC foe BYU tonight at 7:30 p.m. in the Huntsman Center. BYU is ranked eighth in the country and enters tonight's contest with a 17-3 overall record and a perfect 7-0 in WAC play.

Weber State

- Volleyball - Weber State took a three-game loss at the hands of the Boise State Thursday night in Boise. Scores for Boise State were 15-6, 15-12, 15-9. Boise State improves its overall record to 10-10, 5-3 in Big Sky action while Weber State dropped to 4-17 overall, 3-5 in Big Sky Conference play.

Junior middle blocker Alison Borgman led the Wildcats with 12 kills for a .212 hitting percentage and three blocks. Freshman middle blocker Marvett Dickamore followed with 11 kills, two aces and one block despite breaking a finger during the pre-warmup period before the match started. Junior blocker Kristen Rosario added nine kills with a .400 hitting percentage along with seven digs and six blocks. Senior setter Laurie Lambert scored five serve aces.

Weber State now travels to Pocatello for a Big Sky match with Idaho State on Saturday. Match time is 7:30 p.m. in Reed Gym.


Cougar golfers head to Temequla, Calif., next week to compete in the final tournament of the fall season. The men's team will play as the defending champions at the UCLA Bruins Pioneer Electric Classic on the 7,500-yard Red Hawk course.

Says coach Bruce Brockbank, "This is an exceptional course to play on and my understanding is that it is really challenging.

"The tournament fields fifteen teams with three or four of our competitors in the top 20. It's a good field with a lot of west coast schools competing, though it may not be the stiffest competition we've faced this fall. I think, because of that, we'll have the chance to let down our guard a little and play a more relaxed game."

Feeling the heat in some elite tournaments this fall have been veterans Brad Sutterfield and Eric Rustand.

"We do have a young team and I feel that Sutterfield and Rustand have put a great deal of pressure on themselves to perform well," says Brockbank. "We've had some good individual performances. I hope to see improvement in what we can do as a team."

Adds Brockbank, "It will be disappointing for us if we don't finish in the top five."