Volleyball Returns Home To End Regular Season

first_imgStory Links Live Stats ESPN+ Buy Tickets Junior libero Kylee Macke paced the Bulldogs in the last meeting with the Panthers, recording 23 digs. Macke is currently second in Drake history for career digs at 1,624 which she has accomplished in just under three seasons. Drake Match Notes Following Friday’s match, the Bulldogs will continue their home stretch against Valparaiso and Loyola to close out the 2019 season. Print Friendly Version The Drake University volleyball team returns to the Knapp Center to take on in-state rival UNI on Friday, November 15 at 6 p.m. The game will be broadcast on ESPN+. UNI (20-9, 14-1 MVC) has won its last eight games against MVC opponents. Three of UNI’s losses have come against unranked teams, and the Panthers have won 14 of their last 15 matches.  The Bulldogs lost to the Panthers earlier this season when they swept the Bulldogs in a 3-0 match. In their first meeting this season, Emily Plock had 11 kills and two blocks. In Plock’s last six games, she has had 20 or more kills in five of them. After a two-game road trip, Drake (9-19, 3-12) is looking to end their four-game losing streak and close out the season with momentum heading into next season. Despite losing 3-0 in both matches on the road trip, the Bulldogs extended three of six sets including two-of-three sets against Illinois State on Nov. 9.last_img