No. 8 California Sweeps No. 14 Illinois to Advance to Regional Final
Dec. 12, 2008
STATE COLLEGE, Pa. - The No. 8-ranked California volleyball team (26-6, 13-5 Pac-10) claimed a 3-0 sweep (25-22, 25-22, 25-22) of ninth-seeded No. 14 Illinois (26-8, 15-5 Big Ten) today at the Rec Hall on the campus of Penn State in the University Park Regional Semifinal of the 2008 NCAA Division I Women's Volleyball Championship. The Bears will take on the winner of a 6 p.m. ET match between top-seeded No. 1 Penn State (34-0, 20-0 Big Ten) and Western Michigan (28-6, 14-2 MAC) in a 4 p.m. ET match on Saturday, Dec. 13 at Penn State's Rec Hall. The match will be broadcast live by ESPNU.
Full recap to follow.