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Luther won a hard fought Iowa Conference match by a final score of 3-2 over Buena Vista University tonight in the Regents Center.
The Norse jumped out to a quick 2-0 lead after posting set victories of 26-24, 25-22. Buena Vista responded with wins in sets three and four 25-17 and 25-21. Luther won set five 15-11 to secure the victory. Luther is now 4-1 in five set matches.
The Norse were led by the trio of Hannah Walker, Hannah Wilson and Kelsey Sorensen. Walker led all attackers with 20 kills, while Wilson and Sorensen were credited with 13 and 10 respectively.
Jordyn Dudek dished out 50 assists, while Lindsey Weaver led the squad with 16 digs.
Buena Vista was led by Lacie Drennan who tallied 17 kills. Also reaching double digit kill totals was Kirsten VanZuiden with 14 and Kacie Woodley with 13.
The win gives Luther an Iowa Conference record of 2-3, 15-8 overall. Buena Vista falls to 0-5 in league play, 7-15 overall.
The Norse will travel to the UW-Stout Tournament this Friday and Saturday, Oct. 14-15.
Questions? Contact David Blanchard, post_to_results, 563-387-1586