Volleyball beats Bethany Lutheran in five

Mike Ludwig
October 29, 2005

The St. Olaf volleyball team defeated Bethany Lutheran 23-30, 30-24, 26-30, 30-22 and 15-11 in the Oles' final regular season game, on Saturday in Mankato, Minn.

Danica Finseth (Sr., Chatfield, Minn.) had 18 and Andrea Otteman (Jr., Ames, Iowa) 17 kills as the Oles stopped a four-game losing streak.

Audrey Volstad (Jr., Hanley Falls, Minn.) added 59 set assists and 11 digs, and Ashley Dennis (Jr., Billings, Mont.) had a team-best 20 digs and 10 kills in the win.

Leslie Bremer had 17 kills to lead Bethany Lutheran.

St. Olaf, the fifth seed in the six-team MIAC playoffs, opens postseason play at fourth-seeded Concordia-Moorhead on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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

St. Olaf def. Bethany Lutheran 3-2 (Box)