Senior right side hitter Jonni Parker led the way with 16 kills, senior middle blocker Kaitlyn Hord had 15, sophomore middle blocker Allie Holland added 12, and senior outside hitter and former Gopher Adanna Rollins 11, leading the No. 14 Penn State University Nittany Lions (14-5, 7-2 Big Ten) to a 3-0 Big Ten volleyball win over the No. 12 University of Minnesota Golden Gophers (11-6, 6-3, Big Ten) Friday October 22, 2021, at Maturi Pavilion.
Sophomore outside hitter Jenna Wenaas had 15 kills, senior outside/opposite hitter Airi Miyabe added 14, and senior opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy 12 for Minnesota.
Dr. Mitchell Palmer McDonald is a contributing columnist at the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder.