Sept. 17, 2005
NIU Volleyball, 30-28, 30-25, 30-26
Denver, CO -
Denver's trio of Lisa Hunter, Kim Muller and Amanda Millard proved
to be too much for the Northern Illinois University women's volleyball
team as they combined for a hitting percentage of .397 (42 kills,
9 errors, 83 attacks) to lead the host Pioneers to the 30-28, 30-25,
30-26 sweep of the Huskies in the Denver Invitational at Hamilton
Gymnasium on Saturday night.
a match-high 16 kills, followed by both Muller (15 kills) and Millard
(11 kills, 14 digs). Muller was flawless as she finished with a
hitting percentage of .750 (15 kills, 0 errors, 20 attacks).
With the victory,
Denver improves to 6-5 on the campaign, while the Huskies drop to
7-7 on the season.
junior middle blocker Kate McCullagh (Woodstock) topped the
Huskies with 13 kills, while teammates Amy Ward (Sycamore)
and Joelle Beisel (Rossville, IN) each chipped in nine kills
in the loss.
will open its Mid-American Conference campaign on Friday, Sept.
23rd, as the Huskies will host Eastern Michigan at 7:00 p.m. at
Victor E. Court.