Athletics Update: 9/11

Western’s volleyball team picked up the first victory of the season last evening against Viterbo’s JV squad, 25-22, 25-23, 14-25, 25-20.

The Cavaliers won a couple of tight sets led by Katie Olson’s 14 kills. Despite losing the third set, Western came back with a strong fourth set to put away the V-Hawks.

Western received plenty of contribution from their star players. Second year starter Jamie Schultz had another strong performance with 12 kills. Kierstin Weiland and Olson led the team with 19 digs each.

The victory puts the Cavaliers at 1-2 overall, 0-2 in conference. They next play Minnesota West tomorrow evening, September 12, at 6:30 p.m.

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Go Cavaliers!