Monday, November 18, 2013

UIS volleyball finishes with victory

The University of Illinois Springfield closed out its season with a 27-29, 26-24, 25-21,27-25 victory over Wisconsin-Parkside in a Great Lakes Valley Conference match Saturday at The Recreation and Athletic Center.

JoAnna Hoffman amassed 37 assists, 11 kills, 11 digs and three aces for the Prairie Stars, who finish with an 8-20 overall record and a 4-14 conference mark. Sara Baker also had 11 kills for UIS. Teammate Kellee Mahaffay added 10 kills.

The four-set match against Wisconsin-Parkside (18-13, 8-10) was a tug of war. There were 26 ties and 13 lead changes.

The story was featured by The State Journal-Register on November 17, 2013.

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