Sports Story

by Staff

Opponents: Pacific, Stanford.

Site: Peterson Gym.

Time: Pacific, tonight, 7; Stanford, Sunday, 1 p.m.

Records: SDSU (0-3; 0-1 Mountain Pacific Sports Federation); Pacific (3-0; 0-0 MPSF); Stanford (2-0; 0-0 MPSF)

Aztecs to watch: Captains Andy Stucke, Randy Totorp and Ryan Niles are the only returning seniors on the squad. Freshman setter John Engstrom leads the team in assists, while Brigham Young transfer Matt Galvin is the leader in blocks.

Tiger to watch: 1996 second team All-American Greg Wakehan leads Pacific with 38 kills, 13 digs and a .517 hitting percentage.

Cardinal to watch: After taking a year off to play in the Olympics, Mike Lambert gives top-ranked Stanford height (6-feet-6) as well as experience (senior). He leads the team in kills and is second in blocks and third in digs.

Dig it: The young Aztec team hasn’t played in 10 days, and tonight begins a stretch in which it will play 10 matches in 29 days. Included in that time are matches against five top-10 teams.

compiled by Scott Moe

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