Melissa Foecke (above) was Nebraska’s kills leader last season and returns this year as captain.
The Nebraska state legislature adopted a resolution to honor the accomplishments of the Nebraska women’s volleyball team as national champions.
2017 VolleyMob Compiled Awards List (featuring a three-team list + honorable mention All-Americans and yearly awards)
Following the national championship match, the NCAA announced their selections to the NCAA All-Tournament Team with Nebraska’s Kelly Hunter and Mikaela Foecke highlighting the list.
In front of a record-breaking crowd and the clear fan-base advantage, Nebraska took their fifth national championship and fourth under John Cook in a four-set win over Florida.
#2 Florida and #5 Nebraska meet for the National Championship in Kansas City. LIVE BLOG:
Check out our set-by-set match notebook from Nebraska’s win over Penn State in the National Semifinals.
Thursday night provided some epic volleyball as a pair of five-set affairs decided the two teams moving on to Saturday’s…
Junior outside hitter Mikaela Foecke just missed a 20-20 effort with 19 kills and 19 digs to pace No. 5 seed Nebraska to a five-set win over No. 1 Penn State and send the Huskers to Saturday’s national title match.
In a statistic not often kept but one that is noteworthy, Nebraska’s Kelly Hunter, Mikaela Foecke and Kenzie Maloney have an edge over their Final Four opponent, Penn State – never losing to them.