The Ashland University volleyball team won its seventh straight match as the Eagles dispatched host Purdue Northwest in straight sets, 25-17, 25-14, 25-12, on Saturday (Nov. 2) afternoon in Hammond, Ind
The Eagles (22-4, 11-2 GLIAC) held the Pride (3-23, 0-13 GLIAC) to a .000 hitting percentage, limiting the hosts to 23 kills and 23 hitting errors. Meanwhile, Ashland hit at a .301 clip
In the first set, the Eagles held a 12-10 lead and scored the next four points to take full command. Freshman Anna Krikke capped the run with a kill.
Ashland scored 12 of the first 14 points of the second set with redshirt-junior Lexi Lombardo finishing the run with a kill. AU scored the first six points of the third set and were never threatened in the third.
Rachel Wilkening led the Pride with six kills and three blocks. Danielle Fowler had a match-high 16 digs.
The Eagles will go back on the road on Tuesday (Nov. 5) to take on Tiffin at 7 p.m. for a nonconference match.