Junior Olivia Drevs led the visitors with nine kills as Lake Forest prevailed 25-17, 25-21, 25-18 at Alverno College Tuesday night.
Senior Olivia Rhodes led Lake Forest with 18 assists and tied freshman Izzi Visjnevac for team-high honors with nine digs.
The Foresters won 17 of the first 25 points on the night. The Inferno fought off three set points before dropping the first 25-17.
Lake Forest gradually pulled away in set two and led 23-17 before the home team took four of the next five points. A kill by Rhodes, however, finished it off.
The visitors had a 10-point lead in the third set before four straight points for Alverno made the score 21-15. The teams traded points until a kill by Bryant closed out the contest.
The victory improved the Foresters' record on the season to 7-12 while Alverno fell to 1-21.
Lake Forest will resume Midwest Conference play at home this weekend, taking on Monmouth College Friday night at 7:00 and Knox College Saturday at 1:00 p.m.