OVERVIEW – LAKE ERIE
SCORE: Northwood 3, Lake Erie 0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-20)
RECORDS: Northwood (8-3, 2-1 GLIAC), Lake Erie (8-4, 1-1 GLIAC)
LOCATION: Riepma Arena – Midland, Mich.
RECAP: Northwood picked up a 3-0 sweep over Lake Erie, moving the Timberwolves to 2-1 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play.
INSIDE THE MATCH
- Northwood jumped out to a fast start in the opening set, taking a 9-3 lead. The Storm cut the advantage down to 16-13, but the Timberwolves finished strong to take the set 25-17.
- The second set was close until a late push by Northwood gave NU a 2-0 lead. Northwood led 19-18 when the Timberwolves registered six of the final eight points to take the set.
- The Timberwolves scored seven of the first nine points of the final set to take the early advantage. Lake Erie cut the lead down late but Northwood still finished the sweep with a 25-20 win.
- HITTING: Northwood .270 (41-14-100), Lake Erie .065 (30-23-107)
- DIGS: Northwood 44 (Sommer VandenBerge – 12), Lake Erie 41
- BLOCKS: Northwood 2 (Sydney Greulich – 2), Lake Erie 4
- ACES: Northwood 5 (Allison Getty – 3), Lake Erie 1
TOP NU PERFORMERS
- Allison Getty: 13 kills, .379 attack percentage (13-2-29), three aces
- Carson Rutherford (Flushing, Mich.): Seven Kills
- Hailey Jones (Ada, Mich./Forest Hills Northern): 37 assists, 10 digs
- Northwood is now 7-0 against Lake Erie all-time in volleyball.
- Northwood will host Ohio Dominican Saturday afternoon (September 24). First serve is set for 5 p.m.