Oles snap losing skid with five-game win over Augsburg

Mike Ludwig
October 10, 2007

NORTHFIELD, Minn. - Jane Meyer and Kim Smisek had 17 kills apiece to lead the St. Olaf volleyball team to a five-game (30-15, 30-27, 20-30, 30-26, 15-7) win over Augsburg College on Wednesday night.

The Oles (7-8, 2-5 MIAC), who snapped a three-game losing skid, rattled off eight straight in the deciding fifth game after the Auggies led 1-0.

Breann Woelfel had a team-best 13 kills for the Auggies (8-12, 1-6 MIAC).

Jess Levin and Paige Olson added 13 and 11 kills, and Alyssa Williams had 27 digs.

Smisek had three kills in the 8-0 game five run and hit a match-best .245.

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

St. Olaf def. Augsburg 30-15, 30-27, 20-30, 26-30, 15-7 (Box)