MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

OU

November 4, 2013

Area college roundup

Soccer

NSU (W) 2, WASHBURN 0 – The Northeastern State women’s soccer team defeated Washburn Sunday afternoon at DeLoache Field to close out the regular season.

The RiverHawks (15-3-0, 8-3-0 MIAA) clinched the No. 2 seed in the MIAA Championship, while the Ichabods (9-8-1, 6-4-1 MIAA) finished fourth in the regular-season standings.

With the victory and a subsequent draw in Edmond between Emporia State and Central Oklahoma, NSU will host No. 7-seed ESU at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the MIAA quarterfinals.

TU (M) 2, FIU 0 – Kyle Cumings and Bryce Follensbee both netted goals for Tulsa men’s soccer team en route to a 2-0 win over FIU on Sunday.

TU moved to 8-5-3 on the season and 3-3-2 in Conference USA, while the Panthers fell to 6-9-1 overall and 2-5-1 in the league.

Volleyball

KANSAS ST. 3, OU 0 – The University of Oklahoma volleyball team dropped its match to Kansas State on Sunday evening by scores of 25-22, 29-27 and 25-22. The Sooners fell to 18-6 overall and 6-4 in the Big 12, while the Wildcats improved to 15-7 and 3-6.

For Oklahoma, Sallie McLaurin led the attack with 13 kills and a .423 hitting percentage. She also added a match-high nine blocks on one solo and eight assists for her second highest total of the season.

ARKANSAS 3, OLE MISS 0 – The University of Arkansas volleyball team registered a season-high .434 hitting percentage en route to a straight-set victory over Ole Miss (25-19, 25-20, 25-23) Sunday afternoon at Barnhill Arena.

The Razorbacks’ offensive output is their highest against an SEC opponent since the 2006 season and ranks fourth on the program’s all-time list. With Sunday’s result, Arkansas improves to 14-10 overall and 7-6 in conference play.

Five different Razorbacks had at least five kills against Ole Miss, paced by a match-high 12 from junior Meredith Hays and nine from redshirt freshman Ana Sofia Jusino. Defensively, freshman Breana Jones had a career-high seven total blocks.

 

1
Text Only
OU
AP Video
Raw: Greeks Celebrate Easter With "Rocket War" Police Question Captain, Crew on Ferry Disaster Raw: Orthodox Christians Observe Easter Rite Ceremony Marks 19th Anniversary of OKC Bombing Raw: Four French Journalists Freed From Syria Raw: Massive 7.2 Earthquake Rocks Mexico Captain of Sunken SKorean Ferry Arrested Raw: Fire Destroys 3 N.J. Beachfront Homes Raw: Pope Presides Over Good Friday Mass Raw: Space X Launches to Space Station Superheroes Descend on Capitol Mall Man Charged in Kansas City Highway Shootings Obama Awards Navy Football Trophy Anti-semitic Leaflets Posted in Eastern Ukraine Raw: Magnitude-7.2 Earthquake Shakes Mexico City Ceremony at MIT Remembers One of Boston's Finest Raw: Students Hurt in Colo. School Bus Crash Raw: Church Tries for Record With Chalk Jesus Raw: Faithful Celebrate Good Friday Worldwide Deadly Avalanche Sweeps Slopes of Mount Everest
Poll

Should a federal judge have the power to strike down Oklahoma's ban on gay marriage?

Yes
No
     View Results
Featured Ads
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Stocks