The Middleton girls volleyball team needed all five sets, but they beat Verona 3-2 in a Big 8 conference match Thursday night.
The Cardinals won the first two games 25-18, but the Wildcats roared back to take the third and fourth set, 25-22, 25-23.
Middleton won the decisive fifth set 15-9.
Middleton travels to Sun Prairie on Tuesday. Both teams have unbeaten conference records.
Sun Prairie swept Memorial Thursday night 3-0.