Samedy, Miyabe, Wenaas lead Gophers past Ohio State

Photo by Dr. Mitchell Palmer McDonald Senior outside hitter Stephanie Samedy (10) scores one of her 16 kills in leading the University of Minnesota volleyball team to a 3- on Sunday October 24, 2021, at Maturi Pavilion.

Senior opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy led the way with 22 kills and 21 digs, fellow classmate outside/opposite hitter Airi Miyabe added 16 kills, and sophomore outside hitter Jenna Wenaas chipped in 10 kills as the No. 12 University of Minnesota Golden Gophers volleyball team (12-6, 7-3 Big Ten) needed only sets to defeat the No. 6 Ohio State Buckeyes (16-4, 6-4, Big Ten) 3-1 on Sunday, October 24, 2021, at Maturi Pavilion.

After losing the first set 25-22, the Gophers bounced back winning the next three.

Junior outside hitter Gabby Gonzales led the Buckeyes with 19 kills and 13 digs.