Top-ranked Washington beats No. 3 Brandon Valley in five sets.
SIOUX FALLS, SD – It was a top-three showdown in Sioux Falls when Washington hosted Brandon Valley, and the game lived up to expectations as the Warriors edged the Lynx in five sets.
Brandon Valley took a 1-0 lead in the match, winning the first set, 28-26. Washington would rally in the second, 25-18 to tie the game at one set apiece.
The Lynx would once again take the lead in the match with a 25-22 victory in the third set, only to see Washington force a fifth set with a 25-13 victory in the fourth set.
The Warriors would carry that momentum into fifth, making it 15-9 for a 3-2 victory.
Washington’s Joslyn Richardson scored a total of 24 kills, while teammates Ellie Walker added 12. Taylor Stemen led the Lynx with 12 kills.