Minnesota narrowly edged out Wisconsin in a back and forth five setter in Madison.
The #10 VolleyMob ranked Nebraska Huskers swept through the Minnesota Gophers to start off Big Ten Conference play with an undefeated 3-0 record.
Nebraska senior outside hitter Annika Albrecht and Michigan State outside Autumn Bailey paced their teams to upsets last week and earned Big Ten Player and Defensive Player of the Week nods for their efforts.
Coming off top-25 Big Ten Conference victories, we break down the match between (RV) Michigan State and #3 Minnesota.
Senior middle blocker Molly Lohman put up career-high 14 blocks and sophomore outside hitter Alexis Hart downed a match and career-high 20 kills to lead the No. 3 Golden Gophers past No. 24 Michigan in both teams’ Big Ten opener.
#3 VolleyMob ranked Minnesota takes down Oregon State after going down 0-1 to begin the match in a comeback win.
Freshman opposite Stephanie Samedy downed 22 kills, while hitting at a team-best .308 clip and just missing a double double with nine digs, lifting No. 3 Minnesota to a four-set win over No. 4 Texas on Friday.
#3 Minnesota stayed focused with #4 Texas on the ledger as they swept Texas A&M Corpus Christi for a 7-0 start.
No. 3 Minnesota used an efficient hitting effort and 12 blocks to register a sweep of Denver, handing the Pioneers their first loss of the season.
Reigning Big Ten Setter of the Year Samantha Seliger-Swenson from Minnesota took time out of her first travel day of the year to share about all things Gopher volleyball.