Tommies sweep Oles

Mike Ludwig
September 12, 2007

NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Kylee Crotty and Kristin Storrs had 10 kills apiece to lead ninth-ranked St. Thomas to a 30-15, 30-23 and 30-22 volleyball win over St. Olaf on Wednesday night.

The Tommies (7-2, 1-0 MIAC) used a 12-1 run in the first game and held the Oles (5-4, 0-1 MIAC) off in the final two to earn the victory in the conference opener for both schools.

Kim Smisek had a match-best 14 kills for the Oles, who were within 23-20 in each of the last two games.

St. Olaf plays at Gustavus Adolphus College next Wednesday.

Contact media relations specialist Mike Ludwig at (507) 786-3834 or ludwigm@stolaf.edu.

St. Thomas def. St. Olaf 30-15, 30-23, 30-22 (Box)