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Volleyball sweeps St. John’s in BIG EAST contest

After splitting two-game road trip last weekend, Marquette volleyball returned to the Al McGuire Center to face St. John’s in game one of a three-game home stand.

The Golden Eagles picked up their sixth win in BIG EAST play sweeping the Red Storm in straight sets (25-23, 25-23, 25-22) Friday night.

“I thought St. John’s played hard as we expected they would,” Marquette head coach Ryan Theis said. “I thought the key was our serving. Six aces, six errors, a pretty good night.”

As the trend has been all season, Marquette jumped out to an early lead in the first half, After finding themselves in a 7-2 deficit, St.