Huskers Sweep Utes in Hawaii
The Nebraska beach volleyball team swept Utah, 5-0, in its lone match at Queen's Beach in Honolulu, Hawaii on Sunday.
The Huskers improved to 3-5 overall with their second win in Hawaii this weekend over the Utes.
Justine Wong-Orantes and Andie Malloy swept their No. 1 match, 2-0, as did Kelly Hunter and Lauren Stivrins at No. 3. The other three Husker pairs won their matches 2-1: Annika Albrecht and Olivia Boender at No. 2, Kenzie Maloney and Mikaela Foecke at No. 4 and Brooke Smith and Sydney Townsend at No. 5.
The Huskers battle Hawaii at 9 p.m. (CT) on Monday at the Ching Complex. The match will have a free live video feed. It will be the Huskers' final match in Hawaii before traveling to Arizona for three more matches beginning Thursday.
Nebraska 5, Utah 0
No. 1 Justine Wong-Orantes/Andie Malloy (NU) def. Adora Anae/Dani Barton (Utah) 21-12, 21-14
No. 2 Annika Albrecht/Olivia Boender (NU) def. Bailey Choy/Eliza Katoa (Utah) 16-21, 21-11, 15-13
No. 3 Kelly Hunter/Lauren Stivrins (NU) def. Torre Glasker/Carly Trueman (Utah) 23-21, 20-22, 15-11
No. 4 Kenzie Maloney/Mikaela Foecke (NU) def. Tawnee Luafalemana/Brianna Doehrmann (Utah) 15-21, 21-12, 15-10
No. 5 Brooke Smith/Sydney Townsend (NU) def. Berkeley Oblad/Emily Twohig (Utah) 19-21, 21-12, 15-10
Exh. Tiani Reeves/Brooke Smith (NU) def. Lauren Sproule/Megan Boudreaux (Utah) 21-12, 21-15