Volleyball douses Flames, 3-1

T’ara Austin
Playing in Victor E. Court for the first time in over two weeks, the Northern Illinois University volleyball team scored a hard-fought win Tuesday with a 3-1 triumph over UIC. The Huskies (7-4) stuffed the Flames’ (4-8) offense, totaling 14 blocks as a team. NIU also tallied seven service aces and held UIC to a .197…

Roddy, Brereton claim MAC volleyball recognition

Anna Brereton
Northern Illinois University senior Mackenzie Roddy (San Bernardino, Calif./Cajon) and  freshman Anna Brereton (Sun Prairie, Wis./Sun Prairie) have been named the MAC West Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, the league announced Monday. This marks the second time this season that Roddy has garnered the award, while it is the first for Brereton. It also…

Volleyball rallies to stun Louisville, 3-2

Lauren Zielinski
Trailing two sets to one, the Northern Illinois University volleyball team rallied with thrilling fourth and fifth set wins Saturday in Morehead, Kentucky, to knock off the Louisville Cardinals, 3-2. The Huskies (6-4) overcame a slow start in the first set against the Cardinals (5-4) with 62 kills and a .292 hitting percentage in the final…

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