September 22, 2010

Blugold Volleyball Tops Superior 3-0

SUPERIOR, Wis. (Blugolds.com) - The 16th-ranked UW-Eau Claire volleyball team picked up another conference victory by trouncing UW-Superior 3-0 tonight at Mortorelli Gym at Superior.

The Blugolds came out firing during the match, winning the early sets 25-16 and 25-12. The final set was a closer contest, but the Blugolds ended the set and the match with a 25-23 final score.

The victory improves the Blugolds to 9-3 overall and 3-1 in WIAC play while the Yellowjackets drop to 3-12 on the season and 0-3 in the conference.

Eau Claire players recorded the match-high statistics in kills, digs and assists. Rachel Ver Voort (Sr.-Madison, Wis./Middleton) led the players with 16 kills and tied Blair Murphy (Sr.-Hermantown, Minn.) with 11 digs. Amanda Lessner (Sr.-Watertown, Wis.) and Emily Neave (So.-Salem, Wis./Westosha Central) tallied the most assists with 28 and 14, respectively.

The Blugolds have over a week-long break until the next scheduled match. On Friday, Oct. 1 the team will travel to play conference opponent UW-Platteville. The match is set to begin at 7 p.m.

S M T W T F S
8/30/14 1:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Concordia-Moorhead (Minn.)
@ St. Benedict
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
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8/30/14 3:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Augsburg (Minn.)
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Live stats | Video | Directions
9/5/14 2:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Bethany Lutheran
@ Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg Invitational
Live stats
9/5/14 4:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. Gustavus Adolphus (Minn.)
@ Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg Invitational
Live stats
9/6/14 2:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
vs. St. Thomas (Minn.)
@ Minneapolis, MN
Augsburg Invitational
Live stats
8/29/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
0
UW-Eau Claire
3
at Saint Benedict (Minn.)
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
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8/29/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
3
Univ. of Northwestern-St. Paul
0
vs. UW-Eau Claire
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap