October 28, 2011

Volleyball Clips Eagles for 10th Straight Win

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The UW-Eau Claire women's volleyball team downed UW-La Crosse 3-0 to record its 10th consecutive win tonight at the McPhee Physical Education Center.

The Blugolds jumped out to an early lead, scoring 25-14, 25-20 wins in the first two sets. La Crosse attempted a comeback in the third set, edging out to an 8-2 lead.  Eau Claire settled in and started a 19-3 run that pushed the Blugolds to a 25-13 set victory.

Laura Slinger (Sr.-Faribault, Minn./Bethlehem Academy) recorded double digit kills to lead all players on the evening.  Lauren Sutherland (So.-Dayton, Minn./Meadow Creek Christian) made a team-high 13 digs. Emily Neave (Jr.-Salem, Wis./Westosha Central) added 11 digs and made 34 of the Blugolds' 37 assists on the evening.

The Blugolds improve to 19-11 overall and a near-perfect 6-1 in WIAC play.

Eau Claire will host UW-Platteville at noon tomorrow for another conference match to wrap up the regular season.

-AH-

S M T W T F S
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
9/6/14 4:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
at Augsburg (Minn.)
Augsburg Invitational
Live stats | Video
9/10/14 7:00 PM
Women's Volleyball
UW-Eau Claire
at Viterbo
8/30/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
3
UW-Eau Claire
0
vs. Augsburg (Minn.)
@ St. Joseph, MN
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
8/30/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
1
UW-Eau Claire
3
vs. Concordia-Moorhead (Minn.)
@ St. Benedict
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
8/29/14 Final
Women's Volleyball
0
UW-Eau Claire
3
at Saint Benedict (Minn.)
Saint Benedict Labor Day Tournament
Preview | Box Score | Recap
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