AURORA, Ill. -- Alverno College tied a season-low with just 13 kills in a 3-0 loss at Aurora University Tuesday night in Thornton Gymnasium.
The Inferno (3-19, 0-9 Northern Athletics Conference) had its match-best six kills in the first set, but also committed a match-high nine attack errors, which led to a 25-12 defeat.
The host Spartans (9-16, 5-5 NAC) posted a match-high 13 kills in the second frame, compared to the Inferno's three, and won the set 25-13.
In the third, the Spartans didn't hold back and pulled out the sweep with a 25-12 final-set win.
Aurora tallied 34 kills on 89 attempts for a .247 attack percentage, while Alverno finished the match for a season-low -.120.
Alverno is next in action on Friday at NAC-leader Edgewood College at 7 p.m.