When all is said and done Zack Moss may not be the only senior leaving a permanent mark in Utah’s record books in 2019. Defensive end Bradlee Anae is on pace to break the school sack record—one of the reasons he decided to return to the Utes for his senior year, despite a good opportunity to leave for the NFL after last season. It’s not lost on Anae that he and this team have the potential to do something memorable and he’s determined to do his part to make it happen.
SALT LAKE CITY – Two-time All-American Adora Anae has been drafted to play in the Korea Volleyball Federation's (KOVO) V-League. The tryout and draft, which consisted of 34 athletes total, was hosted by KOVO in Milan, Italy, this past weekend.
Anae was one of three Americans drafted this past Saturday, and was selected by the Hwaseong IBK Altos. She was one of six players drafted overall, but was the only rookie selected. Other players from the USA selected over the weeken
Utah's Adora Anae has led the Utes into the Sweet 16 of the NCAA volleyball tournament for the first time since 2008. Photo courtesy Utah Athletics. Three of the 16 teams remaining in the NCAA women’s volleyball tournament feature players from Hawaii, but only one is led by them. For the first time since 2008, Utah advanced to the round of 16 with a 25-23, 25-19, 13-25, 27-25 win over Purdue on Friday in the championship game of the Salt Lake City Sub-Regional. The Utes avoid
Anae posts eighth straight double-double Friday night. LOS ANGELES – Behind Adora Anae's season-high 29 kills, the No. 15-ranked Utah Utes (19-8, 10-6) picked up a road win over the No. 18-ranked UCLA Bruins (16-9, 9-7) in four sets (25-22, 24-26, 30-28, 25-18) Friday night at the Wooden Center in Los Angeles.
Anae registered eight kills in the first set to lead the Utes to a 25-22 win. Tied 17-17, UCLA scored three of the next four points to take the lead late in the set
Utah senior Adora Anae, who was named the Pac-12 offensive player of the week on Monday, is the Utes’ all-time career kills record holder. The 2014 Kahuku alumna, an AVCA All-America second-team selection as a junior, recorded her 1,621st kill in the first set of Sunday’s four-set win over Washington State to pass Kim Turner‘s record of 1,620. Anae has 1,635 kills after finishing with 20 against the Cougars. Utah started the week with a five-set win over No. 9 Washington on F
Adora Anae had a total of 45 kills in Utah wins over Washington and Washington State last weekend. There are weekends, and then there are weekends. Just ask Utah volleyball and its star, Adora Anae, the espnW national player of the week. The Utes (14-3, 5-1 Pac-12) won a pair of road matches against Washington and Washington State, elevating them to second alongside USC in the Pac-12 behind Stanford. It was the first win for Utah in Seattle in the eight matches the teams have
PHOTO UTAH ATHLETICS Adora Anae – University of Utah Senior, Outside Hitter, 6-1 (Punaluu, Hawai’i – Kahuku High School) Individual Weekly Stats SP: 9
Hitting %: .250
Pts./S: 5.6 Team Recap
October 6: @ No. 9 Washington, W 3-2
October 8: @ Washington State, W 3-1 Head Coach: Beth Launiere
AVCA Rankings: This Week: 13, Last Week: 17 Helped the Utes to a pair of big Pac-12 victories in their weekend Washington swing…Against the Huskies, she smashed a
Senior named Sports Imports/AVCA and espnW National Player of the Week SALT LAKE CITY – Utah senior outside hitter Adora Anae earned a pair national honors on Tuesday as she was named the Sports Imports/AVCA and espnW National Player of the Week.
Anae, who was tabbed the Pac-12 Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week on Monday, becomes just the second player in program history to receive the AVCA's weekly national honor and the first since Brenda Barton-Whicker back on Sept