Volleyball gets solo MIAC championship

Photo by Haley Staffon
Photo by Haley Staffon

No. 18-ranked Tommie Volleyball ran its win streak to five matches and secured the solo MIAC championship with Saturday''s 3-1 defeat of St. Catherine. UST won 25-15, 25-16, 16-25, 25-18.

Whitney Lloyd had 12 kills and four blocks for St. Thomas (24-5 overall, 10-1 MIAC). UST hit .255.

Meghan Mazzola had 17 digs and five aces. Katherine Mallak had 32 assists and 13 digs. Ellie Etzel and Julia Spacek each had 12 kills.

The Tome made it 11 MIAC championships in the last 16 seasons. They have a first-round MIAC playoff bye and are home Thursday for a semifinal match.