Badgers volleyball advances in NCAA tournament after win over Quinnipiac
MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - The Badgers Volleyball team advances in the NCAA tournament with a three set win over Quinnipiac (25-15, 25-9, 25-4).
Devyn Robinson had 11 kills for the Badgers while Izzy Ashburn had 16 assists.
The Badgers held Quinnipiac to just four points in the third set, which ties the school record.
Wisconsin will now take on TCU Saturday at 6 p.m. at the UW Field House.
The Badgers earned the No. 3 overall seed in the NCAA Tournament and hosted Quinnipiac on Friday night for the first round of the NCAA Tournament.
The Badgers headed into the match after winning their fourth-straight Big Ten Championship, and are on an 18-match win streak.
Head Coach Kelly Sheffield was named the Big Ten Coach of the Year, while Sarah Franklin, Danielle Hart and Devyn Robinson were unanimous All-Big Ten first team selections.
For Quinnipiac this was their first appearance in the NCAA Tournament. The Bobcats won their first MAAC title in program history and finished with a 14-14 overall record.
The Bobcats went 7-0 during the month of November, beginning with a four-game win streak prior to the MAAC Tournament.
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