St. Thomas Volleyball pulled out a 3-2 victory over UW-Stevens Point Saturday morning at the UW-Whitewater tournament.
UST won 23-25, 25-20, 25-22, 21-25, 15-12 and evened their season record in five-set matches to 1-1. Freshman hitter Fran Egan had three kills during a 7-2 run in the fifth set that built an 11-7 lead. Egan finished with 15 kills.
Madie Kroehler had 18 kills, 10 digs and five blocks. Katharine Mallak had 52 assists and 13 digs; Grace Bordson had 11 kills. four blocks and two aces; Julia Spacek had nine kills and six blocks; Ellie Meyer had 22 digs and two aces; and Abby Louwagie had 14 digs.
Coaxch Thanh Pham's team scored a 3-0 win over Luther to cap the tournament. The Toms won 25-12, 25-23, 25-16.
The Tommies (15-6) have won nine of the last 11 matches. Egan was named to the all-tournment team.
UST is home Wednesday night to face first-place and nationally-ranked Gustavus.
No. 23-ranked UW-Whitewater pulled out a 3-1 comeback win over St. Thomas Volleyball Friday to open its two-day tournament. Whitewater (14-3) won 22-25. 25-23, 25-21, 25-23.
The Tommies bounced back with a 3-0 win over Wheaton (Ill.).
UST (13-6) plays UW-Stevens Point and Luther on Saturday to close out the event.