#1 Wisconsin sweeps Weber State, advances to regional semifinals

Dana Rettke

OMAHA, Neb. — Wisconsin scored the first 4 points in the first set of their NCAA tournament opener against Weber State and the number 1 overall seed never looked back.

The Badgers swept the Wildcats in straight sets to move to the regional semifinals. Wisconsin will face the winner of UCLA and BYU on either Saturday or Sunday.

Dana Rettke, Danielle Hart, and Grace Loberg led the way for UW with 9 kills, Sydney Hilley finished with 37 assists, and Lauren Barnes went over 1,000 career digs with 19 against Weber State.