Volleyball

Senior outside hitter Carly Skjodt hit a personal-best 29 kill total against Indiana.

Despite an early three-point deficit, the Wolverines clawed their way out thanks to a service ace from junior setter MacKenzi Welsh and kills from freshman outside hitter Paige Jones, junior outside hitter Sydney Wetterstrom and senior outside hitter Carly Skjodt.

Michigan coach Mark Rosen and the Wolverines notched a win over No. 14 Purdue in straight sets on Friday.

How do you bounce back from the toughest loss of the season in one of the most highly-anticipated matches of this year? The No. 16 Michigan volleyball team (3-2 Big Ten, 14-2 overall) answered that question in resounding fashion on Friday night, grabbing a dominant, straight-set home victory over No. 14 Purdue (2-3, 13-3), 25-15, 25-16 and 25-14.

Junior setter Mackenzi Welsh played her part in controlling the pace of play on Friday.

Michigan's win over Rutgers was workmanlike.

Freshman outside hitter Paige Jones teamed up with her teammate MacKenzi Welsh for 11 assist-kill combos.

Penn State proved too strong for Michigan on Sunday, beating the Wolverines in straight sets.

Junior outside hitter Sydney Wetterstrom had 21 kills in Michigan's win over Iowa.

Michigan couldn't overcome Nebraska's size and talent, but bounced back to defeat Iowa.

Freshman outside hitter Paige Jones has proven to be a threat for the Wolverines this season.

No. 18 Michigan takes on reigning national champion No. 3 Nebraska this weekend.

Michigan coach Mark Rosen was happy with his team's ability to bounce back in Sunday's win.

The Wolverines lost their first set of the season but ultimately stayed undefeated against Notre Dame.

Freshman outside hitter Paige Jones finished Friday's match against Notre Dame with 10 digs and 13 kills, a career high.

For Michigan, it has been the same story all season long. The Wolverines have had a perfect season, winning ten straight games in sweeps, including Friday’s win over the Fighting Irish — 25-22, 25-17 and 25-18. The set streak finally came to an end on Sunday, but the winning streak stayed alive

Senior libero Jenna Lerg has backed a stalwart Michigan defense this season.

After falling behind, 11-4, early to Notre Dame at home, the No. 19 Michigan volleyball team (11-0) fought all the way back to tie the set. Still struggling to find any real momentum to pull away from the Fighting Irish, the defense saved four spikes before finishing the point off with a kill to take a lead that they would never surrender, en route to yet another straight set victory.

Michigan coach Mark Rosen has coached his team to a 9-0 record so far this season.

In the Michigan volleyball team’s sweep of Louisiana State, there were zero lead changes and only one instance of a tie in score, which happened in the opening moments of a set. From start to finish, the Wolverines dominated — except for one instance.