Volleyball rolls at home, sixth win in row

Volleyball rolls at home, sixth win in row

PHOTO by Mark Brown


St. Thomas hit .310 on the night and pushed its win streak to six matches with a 3-0 home victory over St. Catherine. The Tommies won 25-15, 25-15, 25-11 in their 2016 home opener at Schoenecker Arena.

St. Thomas (10-4 overall, 2-0 MIAC) has already surpassed its win total for 2015 -- an uncharacteristic 9-17 finish.

Coach Thanh Pham used 11 players in Wednesday's victory and had balanced results across the statistics sheet, led by:

The .310 attack percentage was UST's best since midway through last season, covering 29 matches.

The Tommies play Saturday afternoon at St. Mary's. The Cardinals improved to 14-1 overall and 2-0 in the conference with Wednesday night's 3-0 win over Hamline.