|October 01, 2016||1st||2nd||3rd||Final|
Ketchum - 1
Larson - 1
Wombles - 1
VanderWoude - 2
Poula - 2
Winter - 2
FAYETTE, Iowa. – The Bemidji State University volleyball team fell to Upper Iowa University, 3-0 (13-25, 17-25, 20-25), Saturday afternoon. The Beavers (5-10, 1-6 NSIC) were led by senior Amanda Tronick who tallied 12 kills while Jessica Yost followed with nine.
As a team the Beavers attacked at a .117 clip but couldn’t keep up with the Peacocks who hit at .257 during the match. Freshman Julie Touchett added seven kills and led the Beavers by hitting at a .257 percentage.
Yost led BSU’s defense with 14 digs in the match while sophomore Heather Fletcher led the team with three blocks.
The Bemidji State volleyball team returns to action Tuesday and will face St. Cloud State University in Sauk Centre, Minn., in a rare non-conference match up.
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Nestled in Northern Minnesota’s wooden region and located on the shore of Lake Bemidji, BSU sponsors 15 varsity athletic programs with NCAA Division I men’s and women’s hockey membership in the Western Collegiate Hockey Association, while its 13 NCAA Division II programs hold membership in the Northern Sun Intercollegiate Conference (NSIC).