MILWAUKEE -- The visiting Benedictine University Eagles led the entire match and defeated host Alverno College, 3-0, tonight in Reiman Gymnasium.
It was the Northern Athletics Conference opener for both teams. The Eagles improved to 9-0 overall, while the Inferno dropped to 1-8.
Benedictine jumped out to a 6-0 lead in both the first and second sets, and was up 4-0 in the third as it won each set, 25-13, 25-13 and 25-17.
The Inferno couldn't get in rhythm and committed 17 attack errors to just 15 kills, and also committed 11 service errors on the night.
Gulbronson didn't commit an error in her eight attempts for an impressive .625 attack percentage.
Defensively Ortner had a match-high 14 digs.
Alverno returns to the court on Friday and Saturday as it hosts the Alverno Classic. The Inferno opens up play against Beloit College at 1 p.m.