Barber Leads Volleyball to Sweep of James Madison
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MILWAUKEE - Led by sophomore Nele Barber's 12 kills, the Marquette University women's volleyball team swept James Madison 25-12, 25-9, 25-17 in the first match of the Marquette Invitational Friday at the Al McGuire Center.
The Dukes (4-4) were paced by six kills from Lizzy Briones and hit .038 in the contest with 24 kills against 20 errors on 105 attacks.
MU controlled play throughout the second set as Niemann led the squad with four kills for a quick 25-9 victory. Bailey and Barber each contributed three kills as the Golden Eagles hit .412 as a team. Eight of MU's points came off errors from the Dukes.
The Golden Eagles return to action at 7 p.m. tonight against Rice at the Al McGuire Center.
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