MARQUETTE, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The NorthernMichigan University Volleyball ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats opened the weekend with a 3-0 (30-20,30-16, 30-9) victory over the Saginaw Valley State Cardinals.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats arenow 17-4 overall and 9-4 in the GLIAC.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The Cardinals are 2-24 and 0-14 in theconference.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats will look for a little revenge tomorrow afternoonat the Vandament Arena when they host Northwood at 1:00 p.m.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ TheTimberwolves beat NMU in their prior meeting this season.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚
Jennie Little came back from her broken leg to play in twogames on Saturday.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Overall she had two kills, one assist and two digs.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Teammate Andrea Smith led the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats overall with 13 kills on 35 attempts for ahitting percentage of .286.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ She also chipped in with two block solos and threeblock assists.
Holly Greenamyre added 11 kills on 18 attempts (.500). LizKohn led the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats defensively with 18 digs. Ashley Kiel added six blockassists for the match.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Brittany McGowan passed the ball for a match-high 24assists.