Husker volleyball earns win on the road against Kentucky

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) – The Huskers volleyball team earned their 8th win of the season after sweeping the University of Kentucky on Sunday.

The team battled through a close 1st set, earning the victory 27-25 to start the match on the right foot.

Set number two was also close but Nebraska was able to push through and take it from the Wildcats 25-20.

The Huskers dominated set number three pushing passed the Wildcats to complete the sweep and roll into next weeks matches with some solid momentum.

Sophomore Whitney Lauenstein led the team in kills with 11 followed by senior Madi Kubik and sophomore Lindsay Krause who each recorded 9.

Defensively, freshman Bekka Allick recorded 6 blocks and senior Kaitlyn Hord picked up 4 in the win.

The Huskers will be back at home on September 23rd to face BIG 10 opponent Michigan State.

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