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UNI volleyball sweeps Winthrop at KU Invite

LAWRENCE, KANSAS (KWWL) -- The 18th ranked UNI volleyball team swept Winthrop in 3 games Saturday, capping a perfect 3-0 weekend to capture the title at the Kansas Invitational.

Offensively, UNI hit at a .312 efficiency, while holding Winthrop to just .092 over the 3 games.  Krista Degeest, Amy Braun, and Beth Discher led a balanced Panther attack with 3 kills apiece.  The last time UNI held an opponent under .100 in efficiency was a year ago against Illinois State.

The Panthers open their home and conference season Friday night hosting Missouri State.

Online reporter Mark Woodley

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