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Wisconsin volleyball wins again

By Eric Rajala, erajala@wisctv.com
Published On: Dec 13 2013 08:45:39 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 14 2013 05:10:10 PM CST

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. -

For the first time since 2005, Wisconsin Badgers Volleyball is headed to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.

Wisconsin defeated Florida State Friday 3-1 in Champaign, Ill. Ellen Chapman led all players with 20 kills. Dominique Thompson pitched in with a career high 19 kills. Deme Morales finished with 12 kills and 16 digs.

Wisconsin heads to their first regional final since 2005. They are 1-4 all-time in regional final games, with their lone win coming in 2000, when the team finished as national runners-up.

Wisconsin plays Purdue Saturday at 5:30 p.m. in Champaign.

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