Nebraska volleyball remains sixth while Creighton moves up to twelfth in latest rankings

The Nebraska volleyball team remains sixth in the American Volleyball Coaches Association rankings while Creighton moves up from 14th to twelfth. 

The 22-3 Huskers won two matches last week, sweeping Michigan State on the road last Wednesday and then clipped Iowa 3-2 at home last Saturday.  NU returns to action on Friday when they visit seventh ranked 20-4 Minnesota.  The 22-4 Creighton Bluejays swept two road matches in the last week.  They topped Xavier 3-0 last Saturday and Butler 3-0 last Sunday.  The Bluejays return to action on Friday when they host ninth ranked 25-3 Marquette.  The top five are Texas, Pittsburgh, Baylor, Stanford, and Wisconsin.

In other news

Four women from the Creighton volleyball team were honored by the American Volleyball Coaches Association today with All-Region honors, with Madelyn Cole taking home East Region Player of the Year accolades. 

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