NAIA Volleyball Championships Quarterfinal Scores

Sioux City, Iowa (Sporting Alert, Box Scores) — No. 9 Viterbo (Wis.) upset No. 1 Rocky Mountain College in an NAIA Volleyball National Championships quarterfinal on Friday.

Viterbo (39-8) picked up a 25-23, 18-25, 27-25, 25-21 result over Rocky Mountain College for a comfortable 3-1 outcome at Tyson Event Center.

Alicia Olson finished with 27 kills and 12 digs, while Sara Biermaier collected 13 kills and Natalie Geidel added 12 for the V-Hawks.

Jennifer Krentz had 37 digs, Jess Jerde ended with 20, with Brianna Brinkman leading the way with 54 attacks in the victory for Viterbo, who setup a semifinal battle with No. 4 Texas at Brownsville (33-4), who swept No. 5 Missouri Baptist (38-4), 3-0.

The Ocelots, national champions in two of the last three seasons, eased to a 25-14, 25-18, 25-18 victory to continue their quest to secure another national title.

On the same night, No. 2 Park University (Mo.) (38-0) defeated No. 7 Concordia (Calif.) (34-4), 3-1 to stay undefeated on the season.

Park University will now face No. 3 Biola (Calif.) (32-4) in Match 2 of the semifinals on Saturday.

The Pirates came from a set down to win the match 21-25, 25-22, 25-11, 25-22.

Biola beat No. 11 Eastern Oregon (30-6), 3-1 in their quarterfinal contest.

The Eagles came away 26-24, 20-25, 25-13, 25-20 winners on the night and will be hoping to hand Park their first defeat of the season when the pair meet in Match 1 of the semis on Saturday.

The winners of the two semi-finals will face-off in the Championship game later on on Saturday. Game time will be at 7 p.m. CT. The match will be streamed live on ESPN3. Access to ESPN3, ESPN’s live online sports network at WatchESPN.com.

QUARTERFINALS RESULTS

No. 9 Viterbo (Wis.) (39-8) def. No. 1 Rocky Mountain (Mont.) (32-3), 3-1 – Box Score

No. 4 Texas at Brownsville (33-4) def. No. 5 Missouri Baptist (38-4), 3-0 – Box Score 

No. 3 Biola (Calif.) (32-4) def. No. 11 Eastern Oregon (30-6), 3-1 – Box Score

No. 2 Park (Mo.) (38-0) def. No. 7 Concordia (Calif.) (34-4), 3-1 – Box Score

SEMI-FINALS

Match 1 – 11 a.m. (CT) No. 9 Viterbo (Wis.) (39-8) vs. No. 4 Texas at Brownsville (33-4) – Live Stats

Match 2 – 11 a.m. (CT) No. 3 Biola (Calif.) (32-4) vs. No. 2 Park (Mo.) (38-0) – Live Stats

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