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Huskies upset No. 3 Nebraska at NCAAs

Sat., Dec. 11, 2010

Kindra Calrson and Becky Perry each tallied 18 kills and combined to score nine of the last 11 points for No. 11 Washington (24-8) in its 3-1 upset win over No. 3 Nebraska in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA volleyball tournament Friday in Seattle.

The Huskies took a 2-1 lead before outdueling the Cornhuskers 29-27 in the fourth and final set of the match.

The Huskies play Cal in the quarterfinals at 8:30 p.m. today in Seattle.

Wrestling

North Idaho’s Wilhelm Viljoen Meyer recorded a fall of Timber Holmquist in 1:43 at the 165-pound weight class and the Cardinals cruised to a 27-12 dual meet victory over Northwest College in Coeur d’Alene.

Women’s soccer

Idaho’s Chelsea Small and Jill Flockhart were both placed on the National Soccer Coaches Association of America All-West Region team.

Small made the second team and Flockhart the third team.


 

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