Marquette Sweeps City Foe Milwaukee, 3-0
Sept. 17, 2016
MILWAUKEE--The Marquette women's volleyball team won its fifth consecutive match on Saturday afternoon as the squad blanked crosstown opponent, Milwaukee, 3-0 (25-21, 25-19, 25-21) in the Marquette Invitational.
Redshirt sophomore Taylor Louis led Marquette (9-2) with 10 kills, no errors and a .333 clip, while redshirt senior Meghan Niemann landed nine kills, no errors and recorded a blistering .750 hitting percentage. Niemann also tallied two assisted blocks and is just eight short of tying MU's all-time record.
The Golden Eagles combined for a .327 hitting percentage with just nine errors, while holding Milwaukee (6-5) to just a .196 clip.
Bridge Wallenberger led the Panthers with 11 kills and a .417 clip, while Jenn Dore dished out 35 assists and collected 11 digs for a double-double.
The Golden Eagles will take on Missouri State at 7 p.m., which will conclude the Marquette Invitational. MUTV will produce the live broadcast which will air at GoMarquette.com for free.
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