MARQUETTE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“This afternoonat the Vandament Arena it took the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats just over an hour to beat theMercyhurst College Lakers 3-0 (30-18, 30-15, 30-21). The Northern MichiganUniversity Volleyball Wildcats have now defeated three conference foes in thelast six days to improve to 14-2 overall and 6-2 in the GLIAC.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Lakers are now 4-15 overall and 0-8 inthe GLIAC.
The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats were paced by senior Aimee Dewitte with 14 killson 31 attempts, five service aces, eight digs, and five block assists.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Ashley Kiel added 11 kills on 20 attempts,two service aces, 11 digs, and two block assists. Holly Greenamyre had 10 killson 10 attempts and two block assists for the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Kelly McCune led the team in assists with20.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Next weekend the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats travel to lower Michigan to take on WayneStateand Hillsdale on Oct. 8-9 respectively, which begins a four-match road swingfor the team.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats are not homeagain until Oct. 23-24 when they host SaginawValleyand Northwood.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚