FOREST GROVE, Ore. – The 10th-ranked Puget Sound volleyball team hit a blistering .310 as a team to key a 25-13, 25-14, 29-27 sweep at Pacific on Saturday. The Loggers (8-2, 4-0 NWC) have won 10 sets in a row during their current four-match win streak.
The Loggers came out on fire to help send the Boxers (3-8, 3-1 NWC) to their first loss in Northwest Conference play. The Loggers hit an astronomical .517 in the set a they cruised to the win. They hit .303 as a team in the second set while limiting the Boxers to a .029 hitting percentage.
The Boxers showed some fight in the third set, hitting .226 and forcing extra points to be played before the match was decided. The Loggers were able to withstand the attack from the Boxers to eventually take the deciding set 29-27. Marie Rewick led the boxers with 13 kills while Alexa Block added 11.
The Loggers are back on the road next week as they head back to Oregon for matches at Willamette and Linfield before a neutral site match against No. 16 Colorado College.