WAYNE – Friday night showcased a top 25 NSIC volleyball showdown between #15 Wayne State College and #11 St. Cloud State.
From Rice Auditorium, the Wildcats took on the Huskies for a second time this season.
For the second time this season, SCSU won a four set match over the Wildcats (26-24, 25-15, 17-25, 25-18). The Huskies improved to 23-4 (18-1 NSIC) while WSC fell to 20-7 (13-6 NSIC).
SCSU won a four-set match earlier this year when the Huskies hosted WSC.
Keslie Cada finished with a double-double with 16 kills and 14 digs along with two solo blocks; Maggie Brahmer added 14 kills, five blocks (one solo) and two digs as Taya Beller followed with nine kills, a block and two digs. Rachel Walker recorded 40 assists and 10 digs for a double-double to go along with three kills.
Jazlin DeHaan tallied four kills and five digs; Elly Larson totaled three kills and four blocks; Jordan McCormick had 12 digs; Lauren Jacobsen posted six digs as Jessie Brandl had five digs.
SCSU outhit the ‘Cats, .279 to .207 while winning the service ace battle, 7-3 and out block the ‘Cats, 9-7.
#15 Wayne State College will close out their regular season with (RV) Minnesota Duluth coming to town on Saturday, November 13 at 1 p.m. A post-game autograph session for Wildcat fans will follow the match.