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Nebraska Cornhuskers Defeat Stanford Cardinal in Women’s College Volleyball

In a thrilling match between the Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Stanford Cardinal, the Cornhuskers emerged victorious with a score of 3-1. The match took place on September 12, 2023, at the Maples Pavilion in Stanford, California[1].

The Cornhuskers started strong, winning the first set 25-20. The Cardinal fought back in the second set, winning 25-23. However, the Cornhuskers regained their momentum in the third set, winning 25-21. In the fourth and final set, the Cornhuskers sealed their victory with a score of 25-22[1].

The Cornhuskers were led by their star player, outside hitter Lexi Sun, who had 18 kills and 12 digs. Setter Nicklin Hames also had an impressive performance, with 47 assists and 11 digs. The Cardinal were led by outside hitter Caitie Baird, who had 16 kills and 9 digs[1].

The match was highly anticipated, as both teams are among the top in the nation. The Cornhuskers are currently ranked No. 3 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) poll, while the Cardinal are ranked No. 6[1].

The match was broadcasted on Pac-12 Network, and fans were able to watch it live on television or online. For those who missed the live broadcast, highlights of the match are available on the Pac-12 Network website[1].

The Cornhuskers’ victory over the Cardinal is a significant win for the team, as they continue their quest for a national championship. The team has a strong roster this year, with several talented players who are expected to lead them to success[1].


The Cornhuskers will face another tough opponent, the Wisconsin Badgers, on September 16, 2023. The match will take place at the University of Wisconsin Field House in Madison, Wisconsin. Fans can watch the match live on the Big Ten Network or listen to it on the Husker Sports Network[3].

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