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Volleyball Falls 3-0 At Northern Michigan

NMU 3, NU 0
NMU 3, NU 0

OVERVIEW – NORTHERN MICHIGAN

SCORE: Northern Michigan Wildcats 3, Northwood Timberwolves 0 (25-17, 25-22, 25-19)

RECORDS: Northern Michigan (11-13, 7-6 GLIAC), Northwood (5-20, 5-9 GLIAC)

LOCATION: Vandament Arena – Marquette, Mich.

RECAP: Northwood falls to Northern Michigan 3-0 Friday night (November 8).

INSIDE THE MATCH 

  • Northern Michigan set the tone of the opening set right away, scoring six of the first eight points. After falling behind 14-6, Northwood scored five of the next six points to get back within four at 16-12. But the Wildcats finished strong to take the opening set 25-17. NMU hit a strong .381 (16-0-42) while holding Northwood to a .158 (11-5-38).
  • Northwood played better in the second set and held a 21-20 late. Northern Michigan made a final push to earn the 2-0 lead, scoring five of the final six points to win 25-22. The Timberwolves finished the second set at .143 (11-5-42). Northern Michigan hit .211 (14-6-38).
  • The Wildcats led 7-5 in the third set when NMU made the final big push to end the sweep. Northern Michigan scored 12 of the next 17 points to make the score 19-10 on their way to a 25-19 third-set win. Northern Michigan had another good set on offense, hitting .278 (14-4-36). Northwood finished the fourth at .162 (13-7-37).

MATCH STATS 

TOP NU PERFORMERS 

UP NEXT 

  • Northwood will travel to Michigan Tech Saturday (November 9). First serve is set for 3 p.m.