Oct. 26, 2013
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - The University of Nevada (2-20, 0-10 MW) volleyball team lost a Mountain West match at New Mexico (17-4, 7-3 MW) in three sets on Saturday afternoon. The Lobos won the match by scores of 25-11, 25-16 and 25-12 to improve to 17-4 on the season and 7-3 in MW action. The Wolf Pack dropped to 2-20 and 0-10 in conference play.
UNM jumped to a 10-4 lead in the first set on the way to the 25-11 victory. For the second set in a row the Lobos led 10-4 and went on to win 25-16 to take a 2-0 advantage into the break. UNM once again led 10-4 in the final set and won 25-12 to sweep the match 3-0.
Sophomore Sam Willoughby led the Pack eight kills and freshman setter Lyndsey Anderson dished out 17 assists. Anderson and Kara Kasser topped Nevada with eight digs each.
Chantale Riddle and Julia Warren had 11 and 10 kills respectively for the Lobos. Setter Hannah Johnson posted a match-high with 33 digs. Miquella Lovato recorded a match-high 17 digs.
Nevada hit .031 and UNM .451. The Lobos had 10 blocks and the Pack two.
Nevada returns home to host Fresno State on Thursday and San José State on Saturday with both matches scheduled for 7 p.m.
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