Welter, Koralewski lead Norse volleyball past Rangers, 3-1

HIGHLAND HEIGHTS, Ky. – Cammi Welter and Kristin Koralewski recorded 16 kills each Saturday afternoon as the Northern Kentucky University volleyball team defeated the University of Wisconsin-Parkside, 18-30, 30-24, 30-18, 30-18, in Regents Hall.

Welter also finished with a .438 hitting percentage and 11 digs, while Koralewski added 15 digs and a .387 hitting percentage.

The Norse improved to 4-6 overall, 2-1 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference.

Wisconsin-Parkside (7-5 overall, 1-1 GLVC) won the first game by hitting at a .464 clip, but the Rangers were unable to maintain the pace the remainder of the match and finished at .200.

Sara Taylor recorded 52 assists, four service aces and 13 digs for NKU.

Nicole Salisbury added 11 kills for the Norse, who are 14-0 all-time against Wisconsin-Parkside.

Maggie Pugh finished with nine kills and three block assists for NKU.

Katie Raasch led Wisconsin-Parkside with 17 kills.

NKU will hit the road next weekend and play at 8 p.m. Friday night against the University of Missouri-St. Louis.