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Northwestern makes it 26 straight; Huskers sweep Hawks

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Northwestern College won their 26th consecutive match, beating Morningside 3-0 on Wednesday night. Northwestern College won their 26th consecutive match, beating Morningside 3-0 on Wednesday night.
ORANGE CITY, Iowa (KTIV) -

Northwestern College won their 26th consecutive match, beating Morningside 3-0 (25-22, 25-17, 15-17) on Wednesday night.

The Red Raiders, who are ranked fifth in the NAIA poll, are now 11-0 in the Great Plains Athletic Conference and 27-1 overall.

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The No. 13 Nebraska volleyball team (14-4, 7-2) posted its ninth sweep of the season on Wednesday night as the Huskers took down the Iowa Hawkeyes 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-8) at the Bob Devaney Sports Center.
 
Kadie Rolfzen led NU on the night with the fifth double-double of her career, posting 11 kills, a career-high 12 digs and hitting at a clip of .500. Kelsey Robinson notched 11 kills on the night and chipped in three aces. Mary Pollmiller dished out 33 assists and added four blocks. The Husker middle duo of Cecilia Hall and Melanie Keil combined for nine kills on 16 error-free swings for a .563 hitting percentage and added eight blocks.
 
Nebraska hit .388 for the match, while Iowa hit .110. The Huskers notched 11 team blocks, as the Hawkeyes had just three and NU out-dug Iowa 45-31. The eight points scored by Iowa in the third set ties for the fewest points Nebraska has allowed during a 25-point set in a Big Ten match.

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