Badger volleyball stuns #7 Minnesota
Updated On: Oct 24 2013 07:29:58 AM CDT
The Wisconsin Badger women's volleyball team knocked off a top-10 opponent for the second time this week as they rallied to defeat seventh-ranked Minnesota in four sets Wednesday at the UW Fieldhouse.
Minnesota won the first set, 25-18, but then Wisconsin swept the next three sets, 25-21, 25-20, 25-20.
Deme Morales led the way with 15 kills while Ellen Chapman had 14 for the Badgers. Lauren Carlini had 45 assists.
Wisconsin is now 17-4 overall and 6-3 in the Big Ten. Minnesota is 18-4 overall and also 6-3 in the Big Ten.
With Michigan State's loss to Michigan Wednesday, the Badgers and Gophers are both tied for third place in the Big Ten standings behind Penn State (7-1) and Nebraska (6-2).
Wisconsin's next match is Sunday afternoon at 1 o'clock at the UW Fieldhouse against Illinois.
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