Tuesday, September 4, 2012

UIS splits volleyball matches

The University of Illinois Springfield bounced back from a season-opening loss with a 25-22, 25-18, 11-25, 27-25 victory over Missouri Southern at the Pittsburg State Classic on Friday.

Host Pittsburg State was a 25-22, 18-25, 27-25 winner over the Prairie Stars earlier in the day. Freshman Connor Borgmeier led UIS with 14 kills and 14 points in the match.

She tallied a team-high 22 kills against Missouri Southern. UIS senior setter Rebeka Pruemer had 40 assists and 10 digs. Pruemer had 34 assists in the first match.

The win was featured by the State Journal-Register on Sept. 1, 2012.

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