UCA represented on preseason team
Megan Nash was named to the Southland Conference’s preseason all-conference team, while juniors Samantha Anderson and Haley Tippett were named to the second team.
Nash, a middle blocker, led the Sugar Bears and ranked third in the Southland in blocks (2.31 per set) and fourth in opponent hitting percentage (.192).
Anderson, an outside hitter, was second on the team in kills, averaging 2.67 kills per set last season while hitting .262 and chipping in 0.90 blocks and 0.33 digs per set defensively. She collected at least 10 kills in 15 matches and was named All-Southland honorable mention.
Tippett earned All-Southland honorable mention after leading the Sugar Bears in total kills (292), kills per set (2.81), and service aces (31).