FIRST STAR, Satomi Togawa, Volleyball

FIRST STAR, Satomi Togawa, Volleyball

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Game log: Friday, January 4 – 46 assists, 27 digs, 5 kills, 3 aces, and 1 block in 3-2 home win vs. Alberta  / Saturday, January. 5 – 24 assists, 9 digs, 1 kill, 1 ace, and 1 block in 3-0 home loss to Alberta.

Satomi Togawa had a monumental effort both offensively and defensively in Friday’s five-set home win over the No. 4-ranked Alberta Pandas.

Togawa not only piled up 46 assists, but set a school record for digs in a single match by a setter after registering 27 of them in the win. Togawa, who was charged with the task of playing back row opposite of Alberta’s All-Canadian outside hitter Kory White, also had five kills and three aces in the U of R’s win on Friday.

For the weekend, Togawa finished with 70 assists, 36 digs, six kills, four aces, and a pair of blocks as the Cougars split their weekend series with the Pandas. Togawa continues to rank third in Canada West in assists and leads all of the conference’s setters with 155 digs this season.

Regina travels to Saskatoon this weekend to take on the Saskatchewan Huskies Friday and Saturday.