LINCOLN, Neb. – One match after posting a career-high 28 kills, Taylor Mims and Washington State’s 2017 volleyball season has come to a close.
Mims, the former Billings Senior standout, recorded nine kills and a pair of digs as WSU fell to No. 5 Nebraska 25-13, 25-13, 25-18. The Huskers tallied 44 kills to Washington State’s 20. WSU was held to a .033 hitting percentage in the loss.
Washington State ends the season with an 18-16 record. The Cougars posted a 6-14 mark in the difficult Pac-12 Conference schedule.
Mims, who was named the 2014 Montana Gatorade player of the year, finished her junior campaign with 525 kills, including the career-high 28 in Friday’s opening match of the NCAA Tournament against Florida State. She also had a season-high 22 digs in the contest.
Washington State, led by coach Jen Greeny, will graduate only two seniors after this season. Mims is one of seven juniors on this year’s team.