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Badger volleyball headed to the Sweet 16

Wisconsin beat Florida Gulf Coast 3-0 to advance to the third round of the NCAA Tournament.
Wisconsin volleyball headed to the Sweet 16
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Published: Dec. 4, 2021 at 8:06 PM CST
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Wisconsin volleyball is one again headed to the Sweet 16!

On Saturday the No. 4 Badgers swept Florida Gulf Coast University 3-0 to advance in the NCAA Tournament.

Grace Loberg led the way for UW with 15 kills, followed by Julia Orzol who had 12. The Badgers were able to hold off a scrappy FGCU team that came back from a 2-0 deficit to defeat Texas Tech University in the first round of the tournament.

The Badgers are 11-7 all time in regional semifinals. UW has advaned to the regional finals the last three seasons in a row.

Wisconsin will play their next match on Thursday at 4 p.m. against UCLA. Prior to that match Baylor and Minnesota will play at 2 p.m. and the winner of both of those matches will meet on Saturday at 7 p.m. for the regional final.

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