Alberta 3, Stanford 1
Date of competition: Sunday, January 6, 2008
The 13th-ranked Stanford men's volleyball reached the championship match of the UCSB/Elephant Bar Championship on Saturday night, but fell to Canadian powerhouse Alberta, 26-30, 23-30, 30-21, 25-30 to earn a second place finish in season-opening tournament.
posted by online staff report on Jan 6, 2008 at 12:25 pm
|Top players: (names with stats)||Matt Ceran 22 kills, .486 hitting percentage; Evan Romero 16 kills; Kawika Shoji 51 assists; Jarod Keller 15 digs.|
|Records:||Stanford 2-0 (this was considered an exhibition match); Alberta 23-3.|
|Match notes:||Stanford hit .344 as a team against Alberta. The Cardinal opens Mountain Pacific Sports Federation play on Friday at UCLA at 7 p.m.|
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