|Date:||September 7, 2012|
Luther battled back from a 2-1 deficit and defeated Whitwoth 3-2 in the second match of the Whit Classic in Spokane, Wash. After dropping the first set 25-23, Whitworth won the next two sets 25-9 and 25-22. Luther responded by posting wins in sets four and five by marks of 25-22 and 15-13 to secure the victory.
Sophia Brown and Natalee Johnson posted double digit kill totals to lead the Norse attack. Brown was credited with 13, while Johnson provided 12. Hannah Wilson was one shy of double digits with nine. Lindsey Ryan dished out a season high 43 assists.
The victory leveled Luther's overall record to 3-3. The Norse will wrap up their first ever trip to Spokane tomorrow with matches against Whitman College and Whittier College.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586