October 15, 2010

Volleyball Wins Second of the Day

MARQUETTE, Mich. – The No. 13 NMU volleyball team (17-0) continued their undefeated ways tonight, defeating No. 19 Missouri-St. Louis (15-4) Friday evening at the GLVC/GLIAC Crossover Tournament in four sets.

Like four other matches this season, the ‘Cats dropped the first set losing 19-25. The ‘Cats committed eight errors in each of the first two sets but were able to prevail 25-23 in the second set. NMU took control of sets three (25-21) and four (25-22) to win the match.

Emma Wolfe (18), Ana Lopes (17) and Sami Vierk (12) continued to dominate in the kills category. Abby Lovell had 50 assists and Becca Feuerherd had 16 digs. Lopes had 14 digs. NMU recorded six blocks and had a .222 attack percentage.

NMU takes on another Top 25 team tomorrow when they face No. 20 Indianapolis at 2 p.m. for their final match of the GLVC/GLIAC Crossover. Indianapolis defeated Northwood (3-2) and Tiffin (3-1) on Friday.

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