No. 18-Ranked USD Denies Titans Winning Season
Nov. 22, 2005
Fullerton, Calif. - Christie Dawson had 18 kills and Laurel Abrahamson added 17 more Tuesday night to lead No. 18-ranked University of San Diego to a 3-1 non-conference women's volleyball victory over host Cal State Fullerton.
The 17-30, 22-30, 30-28, 24-30 loss ended the Titans' season at 14-15 overall. USD improved to 22-5 and put itself in a better position for an NCAA Tournament bid. The Toreros are tied for second in the West Coast Conference at 10-4.
USD hit .370 for the match to .192 for Fullerton.
Vanessa Vella had 14 digs to finish the year with a CSF school record 581, shattering her mark of 479 set last season. Opeka had 2 block assists to bring her career total to 287, breaking Stephanie Scofield's record of 282 set in 1988-91.