|Date:||September 5, 2014|
|Time:||2:00 pm||Results:||3-1||Location:||Arden Hills, Minn.|
Luther defeated Principia College 3-1 in the opening match of the Bethel University Invitational this afternoon in Arden Hills, Minn. Set scores were 23-25, 25-23, 28-26 and 25-19. The win was the fourth in a row for the Norse.
Leah Broderick and Natalee Johnson both tallied 19 kills. Kelsey Sorensen was one shy of double digits with nine. Lindsey Ryan return to the line-up after suffering a slight ankle injury last weekend and dished out 53 assists.
Combined, the Norse produced eight ace serves and 12 total blocks. Sorensen led the team with 5 ace serves, while Broderick and Ryan shared the team high with four total blocks each.
Luther returns to action this evening at 6:00 p.m. when they will face Concordia-Moorhead.
Contact: David Blanchard, 563-387-1586