Nebraska volleyball sweeps Iowa
The sixth-ranked Nebraska volleyball team began its stretch of four straight road matches with a sweep of Iowa at Carver-Hawkeye Arena last night.
They improved to 29-0 all-time against the Hawkeyes with a 25-15, 25-22, 25-13 win. Nebraska posted its third straight win behind twelve kills from Lexi Sun, who hit .400 for the match and also added eleven digs. Mikaela Foecke added 13 kills on .344 hitting with eight digs and three blocks playing in her home state. Foecke became the eighth Husker in school history to reach 1,500 career kills with her first kill of the match. The Big Red were sharp offensively for the second straight match, hitting .333 after hitting .427 against Rutgers on Saturday. They held Iowa to a .070 hitting percentage, its lowest mark of the season. Nebraska improves to 19-6 overall and 10-5 in the Big Ten while the Hawkeyes drop to 13-13 overall and 5-10 in the conference.