Green Knights Sweep Grinnell

From Sports Information Director, October 1, 2011 | Volleyball
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

DE PERE - St. Norbert College won its 11th-consecutive match by sweeping Grinnell College in three sets 25-10, 25-21, 25-11.

The Green Knights (14-4, 2-0 MWC) hit well during the match, posting a .333 hitting percentage. St. Norbert had 35 kills against 11 errors in 72 attempts. Breanne Brocker hit .600 for the match, with 10 kills in 15 attempts with one error. Lindsay Wiebe, Heidi Spies and Alex Bresser all had six kills apiece.

Abby West finished with 23 assists for the Green Knights, while Spies added five blocks and Bresser four. Catherine Guido had 11 digs in the back row, while Mary Kate Manion added 10 digs.

Grinnell (4-13, 2-2 MWC) had 17 kills in 70 attempts with 19 errors for a minus-.029 hitting percentage. Claire Weidman had six kills, and Olivia Wilks had 14 assists.