Riding a nine-game win streak into this weekend's matches, the WKU volleyball team (10-2) received votes in this week's American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Poll, notching 30 points to rank No. 28 in the country.
After strong outings last week for the WKU volleyball team, junior Noelle Langenkamp and freshman Jessica Lucas were honored by the Conference USA office, as Langenkamp was named Offensive Player of the Week and Lucas earned Setter of the Week, the league announced Monday.
Make it nine wins in a row for the WKU volleyball team (10-2), as the Lady Toppers claimed the Holiday Inn University Plaza Invitational title with a 3-1 win over Austin Peay (3-8) and a sweep of Western Michigan (5-4) on Saturday.
The WKU volleyball team may be a young squad, but the Lady Toppers fought off a No. 8 Purdue comeback to record a 3-2 win in E.A. Diddle Arena on Friday night, recording a victory over the highest-ranked opponent in program history.
There's no place like home, and WKU volleyball (7-2) will get the support of its home crowd this weekend when the Lady Toppers host the Holiday Inn University Plaza Invitational, as No. 8 Purdue, Austin Peay and Western Michigan come to Bowling Green.