DoubleTree Los Angeles Westside All-Tournament Team Announced
LMU and UCLA each landed a pair of players on the team.
Sep 3, 2013
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The DoubleTree Los Angeles Westside Invitational All-Tournament Team was announced on Tuesday following play last weekend. UCLA, which won the tournament, and LMU each had two players on the list, while North Texas and Albany each garnered one.
UCLA's Karsta Lowe was named Tournament MVP after log gin a tournament-best 52 kills at a rate of 5.20 per set. Fellow Bruin, Kelly Reeves, also earned an All-Tournament nod.
LMU was represented by seniors Kathleen Luft and Betsi Metter. Luft led the Lions in kills per set at 3.57, collecting 25 in seven sets played. Metter was outstanding from the service area throughout the tournament, posting a tournament-high 14 aces, including six in the season-opener against Albany.
North Texas' Courtney Windham was the lone Mean Green selection, earning the distinction after leading all players in blocks. The senior had three block solos and nine block assists to average 1.33 blocks per set.
Albany's Amanda Dolan took home All-Tournament honors for the Great Danes, posting 17 kills with only five errors on 49 swings for a .245 hitting percentage, good for eighth at the tournament. She also added six blocks.
UCLA won the DoubleTree Los Angeles Westside Invitational with a 3-0 record, followed by LMU at 2-1, North Texas at 1-2 and Albany at 0-3.
DOUBLETREE LOS ANGELES WESTSIDE INVITATIONAL ALL-TOURNAMENT