Sophomore Lindsey Larson and freshman Coline Coessens directed the Orange and Blue's efforts as they both notched double-doubles. Larson paced the Miner offense with 45 assists while tallying 16 digs. Coessens boasted a match-high 23 kills and chipped in 12 digs.
EL PASO, Texas - UTEP volleyball will host its last Conference USA home matches this weekend. The Miners will face off against Florida International on Friday at 7 p.m. (MT) and Charlotte on Sunday at 12 p.m.
The Miners' triumph was paced by Dominique Millette as she registered a match-high .375 hitting percentage off of 13 kills and only four errors. Freshman Dalainee Perry also sparked along the net for 11 kills while fellow classmate Coline Coessens recorded her eighth double-double of the season with 11 kills and 14 digs.
Freshman outside hitter, Dalainee Perry would lead the Miners' offense with a career-best 12 kills. Classmate Krystal Ejesieme would follow in at 11 kills while junior Ashley Peak paced UTEP's defense with 19 digs.
Coline Coessens hammered out 12 kills to pace the Miners' offense. Defensively, the outside hitter delivered 11 digs and UTEP's only solo block of the match
2014 (FRESHMAN): Played in 45 sets making four starts...recorded 83 kills, four assists and 11 receptions...added 41 digs, four assisted blocks and 85 total points...delivered five double-digit performances in kills...posted a career-best 16 kills and 57 attacks in victory versus FIU (11/7).
PERSONAL: Full name is Dalainee Perry ... daughter of Lawana and Richard Perry ... has one brother (Dalton) ... born in Orlando, Fla. ... Undeclared major.