CHICAGO – (Oct. 14) Behind a big blocking performance and all-around solid attack, Seattle University volleyball remained perfect in its all-time series against Chicago State, taking the Western Athletic Conference match, 3-1, Saturday at the Dickens Center in Chicago.
Offensively, Rachel Stark led the way with 14 kills while Victoria Demmene added 12 kills and 13 digs for her first double-double of the season. Freshman libero Tijana Milojevic collected a career-high 33 digs.
Chicago State was led by Carmen Carvajal with 17 kills and Alexandria Cliff with 11.
Seattle U started strong, winning each of the first two sets by scores of 25-23. The Redhawks hit a match-high .367 in set two, collecting 16 kills on 30 swings with just five errors.
The Cougars kept alive in the third set with a 25-18 win, but Seattle U put the match away with a 25-18 victory in the fourth set.
Seattle U continues its three-match WAC road swing next Saturday, Oct. 21 at Utah Valley.