Bulldogs use a 9-0 final-set start to stake fourth straight MW win.
The junior middle blocker connected on a pair of +.700 efforts in sweeps of SJSU and Nevada
Offense connects on a season-high .376 mark in 3-0 win over Nevada.
Senior Barbara Alcantara recorded her ninth double-double of the year in her final match as a Bulldog.
Last updated: June 13, 2013
FRESNO STATE ACCOLADES:
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Started every match and appeared in every set as a sophomore ... was third in the Mountain West hitting .332, which was the best among the `Dogs ... also led the team with 107 blocks (five solo and 102 assisted) and 0.89 blocks per set ... averaged 2.4 kills, 0.13 aces, 0.43 digs per set ... was third on the squad with 288 kills (2.40 p/s) and tallied 10 or more kills in 12 matches ... recorded a career-high 15 kills five times in 2012 ... hit a season best .650 against Yale ... hit .400 or better in 13 matches and .500 or better in seven matches ... hit .565 and recorded 15 kills against MW league co-champions San Diego State and .500 with 11 kills against MW co-champions Colorado State ... recorded a career best 10 blocks at UTEP ... had 16 aces on the year and notched a career-high three against NAU ... collected a total of 51 digs and a career best five against New Mexico ... totaled 360 points and averaged 3.0 points per set.
2011 (FRESHMAN): Emerged as one of the Bulldogs' most dynamic front row threats and earned a spot of the 2011 All-WAC Freshman Team ... played in 27 matches, including starts in the final 23 matches of the season, for a total of 90 sets ... on the season, recorded 149 kills (1.66 kps), 74.0 blocks (0.82 bps), 190.5 points (2.12 pps), 10 digs and six assists ... registered 10 or more kills in three matches ... posted a season-best 14 kills twice, including five-set thriller against then-No. 3 Hawai'i in WAC Tournament Semifinals ... logged five or more blocks in five matches ... posted a season-best eight blocks twice ... tallied 10.0 or more points in six matches ... posted a season-best 15.5 points on the road at Utah State (10/13/11) ... delivered a team-best .700 hitting percentage with seven kills and no errors in 3-0 sweep of Louisiana Tech (10/6/11).
HIGH SCHOOL: Murdock helped lead Pitman High School to a 25-8 overall record during the 2010 season ... as a senior, she recorded 357 kills (3.3 kps), 264 blocks, 171 digs, 77 service aces and 56 assists ... also competed for the Ripon Rage.
PERSONAL: Born September 1, 1993 in Turlock, Calif. ... parents are Michelle and Richard Murdock ... has a sister and brother, Ashley and Justin ... hobbies and interests include being with her friends and anything Tinkerbell ... also recruited by Notre Dame, University of South Carolina, Duke, New Mexico State, San Diego State and UC Santa Cruz ... chose to attend Fresno State for the great coaching staff.
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