DE PERE, Wis. (Blugolds.com) – The No. 14 University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire volleyball team traveled across to the state to take on St. Norbert College on Tuesday night, earning a 3-0 win over the Green Knights (25-19, 25-14, 25-16).
The Blugolds outhit St. Norbert .257 - .104 on the night, including an impressive .406 in the second set.
Krista Meyer (So. – Germantown, WI) paced the Blugolds, tallying game-highs for kills (12) and block assists (5). The sophomore hit .455 for the match and also recorded three digs and an ace.
Madelyn Pashibin (Minneapolis, MN/Southwest) and Arianna Barrett (Fr.-Lakeville, MN/North) each had nine kills for Eau Claire while Taylor Scalia (So. – Lake Elmo, MN/Stillwater) and Makenzie Bachmann (So. – Chaska, MN) added 10 digs apiece.
Madison Surprise (Appleton, WI/Kimberly) had a team-high 11 digs and dished out 31 assists in the Blugolds' 21st win of the season.
Eau Claire (21-2, 5-0 WIAC) will travel to Michigan this weekend to play four matches at the Albion-Olivet Invitational. Follow the action on Blugold Game Day or on the 'UWEC Blugolds' app on your mobile device.