Coogs wrap up the season 12-16, 8-12 in conference for an 8th place finish. Good improvement over last year’s winless conference season.
INSIDE THE BOX SCORE
• Freshman setter Abby Irvine recorded her team-leading 11th double-double of the season in a 25-assist, 15-dig effort.
• Afflerbaugh recorded her eighth double-double of the season and 15th overall of her career in a 14-kill, 12-dig effort. Afflerbaugh’s 14 kills marked her fourth time to lead the team on the season.
• McCardell recorded her fourth double-double of the season and 33rd overall of her career in a 18-assist, 13-dig effort.
• Freshman outside hitter Silvia Pertens finished with 11 kills.
• Gardner finished with 10 kills, six blocks (three solo, three assisted) and two aces, coming on consecutive serves in the fourth set.
• Lynch finished with nine kills, while redshirt junior middle blocker Chenelle Walker tallied six blocks (two solo, four assisted).
• Sophomore libero Katie Karbo finished with 22 digs, eight assists and one service ace.
• Redshirt freshman defensive specialist Kylie Napoleon recorded 14 digs, two assists and one service ace.
• Houston outhit Tulane, .230-.217.