Anderson Outduels the Cowgirls in 3-1 Win
Sept. 13, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana Volleyball (6-1) took down Wyoming (6-2) by a 3-1 score (25-17, 23-25, 25-21, 25-22). Amelia Anderson had a career-high 21 kills and hit .457, which is just off her career-best of .458. Wyoming was only able to keep nine of Anderson's 35 swings off the floor.
Awele Nwaeze had 14 kills, and Morgan Leach added 11. Jordan Haverly was just one kill shy of a double-double with nine kills and 12 digs. Chanté George had seven kills on eight swings. The Hoosiers hit .346 in the match and out-killed the Cowgirls 65-35. Caitlin Hansen had a team-high 13 digs, and Katie Gallagher had 35 assists. George paced IU with five blocks, while Nwaeze had three.
Indiana won the first set 25-17, finishing with a 15-3 run. Anderson had five kills in the set and Leach added four as IU hit .517 as a team. George and Nwaeze each had three kills.
The second set was a much different story as IU had eight attacking errors, five service errors, two receiving errors and a blocking error to spot the Cowgirls 16 points. Indiana lost the set 23-25 despite registering 15 kills to just eight for Wyoming.
The third set saw the Hoosiers get back on track with Anderson putting the squad on her back for a 25-21 win. Anderson had eight kills in the set, and Nwaeze added five.
The fourth set saw the Hoosiers spread out their attack and hit .312 en route to a 25-22 victory. Anderson had four kills and IU got three each from Haverly, Leach and Nwaeze. Haverly added eight digs in the set.
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