PSU advances with 100th straight win

Updated: December 12, 2009, 7:02 PM ET
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Penn State women's volleyball team (36-0) won its 100th consecutive match, beating California 25-18, 25-17, 25-22 in the NCAA Gainesville Regional Final.

The win gives head coach Russ Rose 999 match victories in his career, according to Penn State's athletic Web site.

Penn State senior Megan Hodge was named the region's Most Outstanding Player. Hodge led the team with 14 kills on .429 hitting, according to Penn State's athletic Web site.

The Nittany Lions advances to the national semifinals for the third straight season. They will face either Hawaii or Michigan on Thursday in Tampa.