Carlyle Nusbaum was named to the all-tournament team as she set match highs in kills in all three matches.
Carlyle Nusbaum continues to dominate for Lipscomb with a match-high 23 saves against Pepperdine.
Three players, led by Carlyle Nusbaum with 16, finish in double figures in kills.
Coach Brandon Rosenthal expects his 2016 team to add to the program's legacy of success.
Lipscomb opens season with CSUN and Pepperdine Friday in first day of ASICS Classic.
A mid-major poll is a first for volleyball in NCAA Division I.
Joining Ostrom, No. 1, in receiving honors from the ASUN coaches were libero/defensive specialist Brittany Thomas and outside hitter Carlyle Nusbaum (No. 12).
The Lipscomb volleyball team, the defending ASUN regular season and tournament champions, are the preseason No. 1 in the conference for the third straight year.
Taylor Racich, Kayla Ostrom and Katie Bradley are the seniors for Lipscomb this season.
The first practice is one filled with jitters and expectations. Maddie Phillips and Morgan Elmore completed their first collegiate practice with solid efforts.