Hoosiers Fall to Hawkeyes in Four
Oct. 5, 2012
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana Volleyball (8-9, 0-5) fell to Iowa (9-9, 1-4) in four sets (21-25, 17-25, 25-23, 22-25). Morgan Leach and Jordan Haverly led the Hoosiers with 15 kills each, and Haverly added 11 digs for her ninth double-double of the season.
Iowa controlled things in the first two sets, winning 25-21 and 25-17. Haverly had eight kills and five digs in the first set. The second set saw Libero Courtney Harnish dig out six of her 13 digs in the match.
The third set was a different story as the Hoosiers took a 25-23 victory. The Hoosiers spread the ball around, getting 15 kills with Jade Henderson recording four kills, Haverly, Leach and Samantha Thrower scoring three each and Kelci Marschall had two.
The fourth set saw IU 13 to 20 before rallying back to 22-23. Iowa was able to get a pair of kills when they needed it most to take the set and the match 25-22. Leach had five kills on six swings in the final frame and the Hoosiers had a match high three blocks, with Thrower in on all of them.
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