The 5th ranked NU Volleyball squad went a perfect 2-0 this weekend at the MCM Elegante Lobo Classic on Saturday night with a 3-0 sweep of New Mexico (25-16, 25-17, 25-17). The Huskers opened the event on Friday with a come-from-behind win over New Mexico State 3-2.
Gina Mancuso totaled 11 kills on the night to lead the Huskers. Morgan Broekhuis and Hannah Werth each had 10 kills. In addition, Lauren Cook notched 40 assists and 12 digs to lead NU. Broekhuis was named the tournament MVP.
Next weekend the Huskers hit the road again as they travel to Fort Collins, Colo. Nebraska is set to take on Colorado State on Friday, Sept. 2 at 8 p.m. The Huskers then face Albany on Saturday, Sept. 3 at 1 p.m.