Marquette Takes Down Cincinnati, 3-1
Sept. 3, 2016
WICHITA, Kansas--The Marquette women's volleyball team continues to roll at the Shocker Volleyball Classic with a 3-1 (25-21, 19-25, 25-20, 25-21) victory over Cincinnati on Saturday morning.
Redshirt senior Meghan Niemann led three Marquette (4-1) players in double digit kills with 15, while redshirt sophomore Taylor Louis tallied 14 kills and classmate Jenna Rosenthal posted 11. Rosenthal hit .550 with no errors as Louis notched a double-double adding 11 digs.
Senior setter Sara Blasier recorded her third double-double of the season as she dished a match-high 47 assists and collected 10 digs. Classmates Lauren Houg and Ellen Hays recorded 16 and 12 digs, respectively.
Marquette averaged eight team blocks and hit a combined .246 as a squad with 65 digs. The Golden Eagles are now holdings opponents to just .158 hitting through their five matches this season.
MU is back on the court in Charles Koch Arena at 7:30 p.m. CT to conclude the tournament against host team, Wichita State.
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