Northwestern’s sophomore Alana Walkerm planted her name atop the NCAA charts for match hitting percentage in 2018 with a .900 effort (9-0-10) in the Wildcats’ sweep of Colgate on Friday at the Ellis Rowland Memorial Tournament.
Northwestern volleyball announced its 2018 schedule Wednesday, including seven opponents that finished last season in the AVCA Top 25.
With #11 Michigan State’s sweep of Northwestern on Saturday, Spartans’ head coach Cathy George became the winningest coach in program history.
Spartans out-hit their counterparts .379 to .208 in road sweep.
(RV) Illinois swept Northwestern after overcoming the return of Northwestern star Symone Abbott with libero Brandi Donnelly returning to the court on their end.
Symone Abbott, the most productive hitter in the Big Ten this season, has missed the last 2 games for Northwestern.
Gillis leads the way with 12 kills as the Badgers sweep the Wildcats in Madison.
The Nebraska Cornhuskers handled Northwestern easily in a three-set sweep, despite a strong start for Northwestern in the first set.
Illinois hit at a .405 clip and had help from 20 Northwestern miscues in a sweep Saturday to move to 2-0 in Big Ten play.
Senior outside hitter Symone Abbott and freshman outside Nia Robinson put down 15 points apiece and Northwestern hit at a .394 clip as a team in a sweep of Northwestern to kick off the Duke Invitational on Friday.