Northeast Beats Clinton Community College In Straight Sets


Members of the 2014 Northeast Community College volleyball team include (front row, l-r) Sammy Sullivan, Allen, student manager, Brittany Sullivan Allen, Kiara Lopez, Schuyler, Meagan Backer, Wayne, Kelsie Myers, Broken Bow, Maggie Earney Whitney, and Michelle Seagren, trainer. Back row (l-r), Amanda Schultze head coach, Sarah Maxson Wayne, Morgan Uhlir, Norfolk, Sydney Whitmarsh, Arlington, Grace Ecklund, Overton, Taryn Luedtke ,Creston, Whitney Valasek, Palmer, Haley Roelle, Creston, and Sarah Novak, assistant coach. (Courtesy Photo)

NORFOLK – The Northeast Community College volleyball team make quick work in its latest match. The Hawks defeated Clinton Community College in straight sets here Saturday, 25-6, 25-4, 25-15.

Taryn Luedtke and Grace Ecklund led Northeast with nine kills each while Luedtke and Megan Backer had seven digs each. Backer and Brittany Sullivan each recorded four ace serves; Sydney Whitmarsh had one solo block and Kiara Lopez registered 23 assists.

Northeast will host Southeast Community College Tuesday night at 7 p.m. in the Cox Activities Center on the Northeast campus in Norfolk.