CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The University of Chicago volleyball team defeated Washington University in St. Louis for the second time in school history by a 3-1 margin at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin I on Sunday.
The No. 18-ranked Maroons and the No. 9-ranked Bears now own identical 14-5 records on the season. UChicago topped Washington-St. Louis for the first time ever in 2012 and has now won twice in 40 all-time meetings.
The Maroons won the first set 25-14, and Washington-St. Louis won the second set 25-22. UChicago then took the match 25-18 and 25-22. The Bears committed 13 service errors in the match. Senior setter Nikki DelZenero set a season-high with 43 assists and sophomore outside hitter Maren Loe tallied her second-highest kill total of the year with 17.
Maren Loe (Outside Hitter, So.) - 17 kills, 8 digs, 3 blocks
Maggie Vaughn (Middle Blocker, Sr.) - 12 kills, 5 digs, 2 blocks
Katie Huntington (Right Side Hitter, Sr.) - 9 kills, 9 digs
Nikki DelZenero (Setter, Sr.) - 43 assists, 10 digs, 3 kills, 2 aces
Eirene Kim (Libero, Jr.) - 26 digs