November 18, 2002

Volleyball 'Cats Strike Again Against Oilers

'CATS STRIKE AGAIN AGAINST OILERS

ALLENDALE, Mich. - For the second time this year the Northern Michigan University women's volleyball defeated the University of Findlay Oilers. This time it was at the GLIAC Volleyball Tournament at Grand Valley State University. NMU was the fourth seeded team out of the GLIAC North while the Oilers were thetop seed out of the GLIAC South.  When the dust had settled the Wildcats defeatedthe Oilers in three straight (30-24, 30-23, 30-20).  The 'Cats will play Gannontomorrow in the semifinals at 5:00 p.m. at GVSU.  With the win the 'Cats arenow 15-14 while the Oilers fall to 24-10.  Jennie Little led all players with21 kills as she also had four block assists.  Beth Laveen had 14 kills for thematch and two service aces.  Kelli McCune dished out a match-high 49 assists.  MeaghanKimball led all players with 15 digs.  Holly Greenamyre had five block assists.

 

 



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