NDSU Stops Drake in Defensive Battle, 3-1
Release: October 15, 2012
FARGO, N.D. - Brynn Joki had 18 kills, 14 digs and five blocks to lead North Dakota State to a 25-21, 27-29, 25-21, 25-23 win over Drake in college women's volleyball Monday, Oct. 15, at the Bentson Bunker Fieldhouse.
Drake libero Sarah Madden made a school-record 45 digs, one shy of the Missouri Valley Conference record set in 2009. The Bulldogs made 99 digs as a team.
Bentley Mancini had 13 kills, Amanda Platte had 12 kills and Jadranka Tramosljanin finished with 11 kills and 19 digs for the Bulldogs, who dropped to 3-17 with the loss. Rebecca Brown served four aces.
North Dakota State takes a three-match Summit League winning streak to IUPUI at 7 p.m. ET on Friday, Oct. 19, and the Bison continue the two-match road trip against Western Illinois at 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20.