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Top 10: Single-Match Team Hitting Percentage

BY ANDRES FOCIL
Top 10: Single-Match Team Hitting Percentage
FAYETTEVILLE – With Sunday’s offensive performance against Ole Miss, the Razorback volleyball team registered the fourth-highest hitting percentage in program history. Arkansas totaled 46 kills and committed just 10 attack errors on 83 attempts which translated to a season-high .434 hitting percentage. That figure also ranks fourth among SEC teams in conference play this season.

An updated look at the program’s top-10 list of single-match team hitting percentage…
1. .494 (47-6-83) vs. Alabama – 11/23/02 (SEC Tournament)
2. .451 (49-8-91) at UAB – 10/4/01
3. .437 (59-14-103) at Georgia – 10/29/06
4. .434 (46-10-83) vs. Ole Miss – 11/3/13
5. .432 (46-8-88) vs. South Carolina – 9/28/03
6. .430 (43-9-79) vs. Grambling State – 8/29/09
    .430 (50-4-107) vs. South Carolina – 11/11/11
8. .429 (42-12-70) vs. Grambling State – 8/28/10
9. .423 (50-9-97) vs. North Texas – 9/6/02
10. .421 (50-10-95) vs. McNeese State – 8/27/11

Overall, eight different Razorbacks had a kill including five players with at least five kills…
Meredith Hays – 12 kills, .391 (12-3-23)
Ana Sofia Jusino – 9 kills, .429 (9-3-14)
Barbara Dapic – 7 kills, .455 (7-2-11)
Hayley Koop – 6 kills, .250 (6-2-16)
Danielle Harbin – 5 kills, 1.000 (5-0-5)
Breana Jones – 4 kills, .500 (4-0-8)
Raymariely Santos – 2 kills, .400 (2-0-5); also had 21 assists
Summer Morgan – 1 kill, 1.000 (1-0-1)

Other notes from Sunday’s match…
• Set-by-set team hitting percentage vs. Ole Miss:
  o First Set: .357 (13-3-28)
  o Second Set: .538 (17-3-26)
  o Third Set: .414 (16-4-29)
• Five of the top-10 figures have been collected during the tenure of head coach Robert Pulliza.
• Senior setter Raymariely Santos has now been part of four of the top-10 team hitting percentages in program history.
• Exactly half of the top-10 marks have been posted during Southeastern Conference play and eight of the 10 have come on the Razorbacks’ home floor at Barnhill Arena.

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