#2 Penn State downed Michigan in straight sets behind a strong attacking performance – despite a tough blocking night by the Wolverines.
Junior outside hitter Simone Lee turned in a 17-kill, 13-dig double-double and served up two aces to pace No. 2 Penn State to a four-set win over No. 10 Michigan State.
#2 Penn State hosts #10 Michigan State in a Friday the 13th Big Ten tilt; October 13 Preview
Conference play continues this weekend with all 14 teams in action. Four matches will be carried on BTN, with the remaining contests streaming on BTN Plus.
The No. 3 Penn State women’s volleyball hosts No. 10 Michigan State on Friday evening at 7 p.m. in a Big Ten Network game, and they close out the weekend by hosting Michigan at 7 p.m. on Saturday evening. Both matches will be at Rec Hall.
Valparaiso volleyball keeps its stranglehold on the nation’s top defensive position, notching 20.05 digs per set.
Tulsa libero Taylor Horsfall notched 8.3 digs per set, including a historic effort, in the Golden Hurricane’s five-set matches with UCF and USF.
For the second straight week and eighth overall time in her career, Penn State’s Haleigh Washington has been named as the Big Ten Player of the Week.
Penn State put up 12 blocks and hit at a .301 clip in a road sweep of Maryland to move to 5-1 in Big Ten play.
#2 Penn State overcame a 2-1 set deficit and stormed back for a five-set win in a match that Simone Lee reached 1,000 career kills.