Council Bluffs Iowa – Seward County Community College handing New Mexico Military Institute its first loss of the season with a 3-0 match sweep.
The No. 3 Lady Saints faced off against No. 4 New Mexico Military Institute for their only game on Saturday October 12th in Council Bluffs Iowa. This is the second time that the Lady Saints would face off against a top five team in the nation.
The first set the Lady Saints would jump up to a 3-0 lead and would keep the momentum jumping up to a 17-7 lead. The Broncos would not have an answer for the Lady Saints in the first set. They would go on to win the first set 25-15.
Second set would start off in the Lady Saints favor going up 7-2 early but the Bronco's would respond with an 11-5 run to take the lead 13-12. After a timeout by coach Trifonov the Lady Saints would retake the lead and hold on to it winning 25-20.
Leading two sets to zero the Lady Saints had the Broncos on the brink of defeat for the first time this season. Once again, the Lady Saints would take an early 9-5 set lead. This time the Lady Saints would continue their run to lead 15-8. This would turn out to be the final set as the Lady Saints would win 25-15 to improve to 20-2 on the season.
A big weekend for the Lady Saints as they leave Council Bluffs with a 3-0 weekend and two top 5 wins. The Lady Saints will be back in action Wednesday October 16th at Dodge City Community College at 6:30PM CT.