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Tuesday, September 19, 2017, 12:14 pm

2017 Match Notes: at Arkansas and vs Mississippi State

Tennessee begins the SEC portion of their schedule with a mid-week televised match at Arkansas before returning home on Sunday to face Mississippi State.

  • MATCH NOTES
  • Tennessee is 19-19 all-time vs Arkansas. The two teams split their meetings last season with the Vols getting a 3-1 win in Knoxville and the Razorbacks getting a sweep in Fayetteville. The teams are 5-5 in their last ten meetings, and 7-3 in their last ten in Arkansas.

    Tennessee is 43-12 all-time vs Mississippi State. The Bulldogs won both meetings last season. The teams are 5-5 in their last ten meetings, and 8-2 in their last ten in Knoxville.

    The Lady Vols are 18-21 when facing their first conference opponent of the year.

    This will be the only time UT plays both these teams this season.

    Tennessee has had a string of bad luck in televised games since 2013, losing 21 out of 22. But they have since won their last two in a row.

    Today’s notes feature a recap of UT’s statistical rankings and top performances to date during their out-of-conference schedule. You can check those out at the end of this article.

  • LINKS OF INTEREST
  • This week’s AVCA Coaches Poll

    Daily Beacon weekend recap

    Tennessee Journalist weekend recap

  • MATCH SCHEDULE
  • ARKANSAS RAZORBACKS
    2017: 10-2 // 2016: 9-21, 7-11 SEC
    Wednesday, September 20, 9:00pm ET
    Fayetteville AR // ESPNU
    MISSISSIPPI STATE BULLDOGS
    2017: 9-6 // 2016: 14-18, 6-12 SEC
    Sunday, September 24, 1:30pm ET
    Knoxville TN // SEC NETWORK+ // LIVE STATS
  • 2017 RANKINGS & TOP PERFORMANCES TO DATE


    NATIONAL STATISTICAL RANKINGS – TEAM (out of 329)
    aces
    per set
    assists
    per set
    attacks
    per set
    blocks
    per set
    digs
    per set
    kills
    per set
    UT
    hitting
    opponent
    hitting
    142 222 206 16 183 190 81 17

    SEC STATISTICAL RANKINGS – TEAM (out of 13)
    aces
    per set
    assists
    per set
    attacks
    per set
    blocks
    per set
    digs
    per set
    kills
    per set
    UT
    hitting
    opponent
    hitting
    7 12 7 2 6 12 7 2

    NATIONAL STATISTICAL RANKINGS – INDIVIDUAL (top 150 ranked)
    Alyssa Andreno blocks per set 64
    hitting percentage 90
    Brooke Schumacher digs per set 53
    Erica Treiber blocks per set 34
    hitting percentage 39

    SEC STATISTICAL RANKINGS – INDIVIDUAL (top 10 ranked)
    Alyssa Andreno blocks per set 6
    hitting percentage 8
    Kanisha Jimenez aces per set 7
    Brooke Schumacher digs per set 2
    Erica Treiber blocks per set 5
    hitting percentage 4

    CAREER HIGHS (matched or exceeded in 2017)
    Alyssa Andreno blocks (solo) 3 (vs Western Michigan)
    blocks (assists) 8 (vs Western Michigan)
    blocks (total) 11 (vs Western Michigan)
    Stephanie Buss blocks (assists) 7 (vs Furman)
    blocks (total) 7 (vs Furman)
    Sedona Hansen aces 3 (vs Wofford)
    Kanisha Jimenez assists 5 (vs UTSA)
    aces 5 (vs Furman)
    blocks (assists) 7 (vs Furman)
    blocks (total) 8 (vs Furman)
    Brooke Schumacher digs 36 (vs UTSA)
    Erica Treiber aces 3 (vs GWU & WMU)
    blocks (assists) 10 (vs Furman)
    blocks (total) 10 (vs Furman)
    Kendra Turner attacks 52 (vs UTSA)

    2017 SEASON HIGHS
    aces Kanisha Jimenez 5 (vs Furman)
    Callie Williams 5 (vs USC Upstate)
    assists Sedona Hansen 29 (vs USC Upstate)
    attacks Kendra Turner 52 (vs UTSA)
    blocks (solo) Alyssa Andreno 3 (vs Western Michigan)
    blocks (assists) Erica Treiber 10 (vs Furman)
    blocks (total) Alyssa Andreno 11 (vs Western Michigan)
    kills Kendra Turner 17 (vs UTSA)
    points Kendra Turner 20.5 (vs UTSA)
    hitting percentage Erica Treiber .800 (vs Wofford)

    TEAM MATCH HIGHS (rally scoring era, 2001-2017)
    10th most blocks (assists) 32 (vs Furman)
    10th most blocks (total) 19 (vs Furman)
    17th most aces 9 (vs Wofford)
    22nd most blocks (solo) 4 (vs Western Michigan)

    INDIVIDUAL MATCH HIGHS (rally scoring era, 2001-2017)
    Alyssa Andreno 3rd most blocks (solo) 3 (vs Western Michigan)
    11th most blocks (total) 11 (vs Western Michigan)
    Kanisha Jimenez 8th most aces 5 (vs Furman)
    Brooke Schumacher 5th most digs 36 (vs UTSA)
    Erica Treiber 10th most hitting percentage .800 (vs Wofford)
    10th most blocks (assists) 10 (vs Furman)
    17th most blocks (total) 10 (vs Furman)
    Callie Williams 8th most aces 5 (vs USC Upstate)