NMU Drops Match To Northwood In Four
MIDLAND, Mich. ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University womenÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚™s volleyball squad played its second match of the three-match weekendswing on Saturday afternoon at Northwood.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NU took the first game (22-30)before NMU won the second game (30-27) to tie the match at one-all.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ TheTimberwolves won the third (25-30) and fourth (22-30) games to take the match.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ The ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats are now 14-11 overall on the season and 11-6 in the Great LakesIntercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC).ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ NU improves to 20-9 and 14-4respectively.
Only two players for NMU had over 10 kills for the match.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Andrea Smith led the way with 16 kills while teammate Nicole Hintze added 14.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Hintze also had 13 digs and two block assists.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Brittany McGowan added 35assists, two service aces and 15 digs in the loss.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Holly Greenamyre had threeservice aces and three block assists for the match.
Liz Kohn led the ÃƒƒÃ‚¢Ãƒ‚Ã‚€Ãƒ‚Ã‚˜Cats at the defensive end with 20 digswhile Breanne Zaremba added 16.ÃƒƒÃ‚‚Ãƒ‚Ã‚ Holly Greenamyre had three service aces andthree block assists.
NMU will play the third match on its tour tomorrow afternoonat Saginaw Valley (Nov. 6).