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Luther wrapped up its trip to Whitewater, Wis., by sweeping host No. 14 UW-Whitewater in the final match for both teams of the Whitewater Invitational. The Norse posted set scores of 25-12, 25-22 and 25-22. This was the first regular season home loss for Whitewater since 2014 and the first time they had lost to Luther in five matches.
Anna Larson and Morgan Towne tallied double digit kill totals with 11 and 10 respectively. Karissa Kime was one shy with nine. Sam Sixta had 26 assists and 14 digs, both team highs.
Larson, Natalie Cote and Sixta were named to the seven-player all-tournament team. Larson was named the Most Outstanding Player of the Invitational.
The win was the fifth in a row for the Norse who are now 6-2.
Luther begins Iowa Conference play on Wednesday, Sept. 13 when it will travel to University of Dubuque. Match time is scheduled for 7:30 p.m.
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