UNIVERSITY CENTER - Playing the first home match after a 12-match road swing to open the 2015 season, the SVSU volleyball team was impressive in a 3-0 sweep over GLIAC North opponent Wayne State on Tuesday (Sep. 29) night in Saginaw Valley's Cardinal Gym.
The Cardinals opened the game with a 25-14 victory in the opening set to take the 1-0 advantage. SVSU would then continue on and claim 25-22 and 25-19 wins in the second and third sets, respectively.
The victory moves SVSU to 11-2 overall on the season with a 3-2 record in the GLIAC while the Warriors fall to 5-9 overall and 1-4 in league play.
Saginaw Valley hit at a .231 clip for the match compared to Wayne State's mark of .065.
Kaylee Schmitt had a big game offensively, racking-up a match-high 13 kills for a hitting percentage of .526.
Tamara Heller added 10 kills and five digs, earning Chili's "Player of the Match" honors.
Saginaw Valley continues the play on its home court with a pair of weekend matches at the Cardinal Gym. The Cardinals host Walsh University on Friday (Oct. 2) at 7:00 p.m. before playing Malone Saturday in a 2:00 p.m. contest.
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