Stories tagged: college volleyball
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 3:22 p.m.
Young Eastern Washington volleyball team rising in Big Sky
Eastern Washington University volleyball coach Michael King has 14 reasons to believe the best is yet to come.
Fri., Oct. 14, 2016, 10:17 p.m.
Area roundup: Washington State volleyball loses second straight, falling to Colorado
No. 13 Washington State lost its second match in a row, falling to Colorado in five sets for its first home loss in a Pac-12 matchup on Friday in Pullman.
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 9:29 p.m.
Area roundup: Bengals knock off Eagles in volleyball
Area roundup: Marissa Todd notched a double-double with 12 kills and 11 digs to spark the Idaho State Bengals (9-11, 4-3) to a 25-23, 25-23, 25-19 win over the Eastern …
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 10:15 p.m.
A family friend gave the Douglass clan special hats – half Gonzaga, half San Diego – to satisfy their two volleyball rooting interests that could come in handy Thursday.
Wed., Oct. 12, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
Area roundup: Sasquatch rally from 2 sets down to beat Blue Mountain
area roundup: Jessica Schmautz totaled 11 kills and nine digs and Santana Jose added 10 kills and four blocks to guide the Community Colleges of Spokane Sasquatch (20-9, 8-2) to …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016, 6:32 p.m.
Women’s volleyball: No. 10 WSU suffers first Pac-12 defeat
No. 20 Oregon handed the 10th-ranked Washington State women’s volleyball team its first Pac-12 loss this season, sweeping the Cougars 25-21, 25-10, 25-14 in Eugene on Sunday.
Fri., Oct. 7, 2016, 9:03 p.m.
Area roundup: No. 10 Washington State volleyball keeps rolling with win over Oregon State
Kyra Holt had 15 kills with 11 digs, McKenna Woodford added 12 kills and No. 10 Washington State set a new mark for best start in conference, defeating Oregon State …
Thu., Oct. 6, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Area roundup: Eagles hand Lumberjacks first Big Sky volleyball loss of season
Area roundup: Ka’iulani Ahuna totaled 18 kills and 19 digs, Ashley Seiler added 18 kills and Sophie Miller tallied 35 assists and 19 digs to help the Eastern Washington Eagles …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Area roundup: Whitworth volleyball all alone in first place
Area roundup: Brenna Bruil and Cassandra Mendoza combined for 24 kills and the Whitworth Pirates (12-4, 6-1) took sole possession of first place in the Northwest Conference with a 25-18, …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016, 1:25 a.m.
WSU volleyball: Plenty of feel-good to go around for 10th-ranked Cougars
Two mesmerizing weeks, years in the making.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 10:07 p.m.
Area roundup: Gonzaga volleyball picks up fifth sweep of season
Gonzaga continued its winning ways on Saturday, sweeping past San Francisco 25-16, 25-18, 25-22 at the Martin Centre in Spokane.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016, 5:18 p.m.
Sunday locally: Paige Montgomery, Jonni Dorr lead way for Carroll College
Paige Montgomery and Jonni Dorr, Carroll College seniors from Mead, swept Frontier Conference volleyball player of the week awards after leading the Saints to 3-0 sweeps of Montana State-Northern and …
Fri., Sept. 30, 2016, 11:35 p.m.
Cougar Volleyball knocks off Stanford, third straight top-10 opponent
Kyra Holt had 17 kill sand No. 17 Washington State beat its third straight top-10 opponent, knocking off No. 9 Stanford in five sets (25-15, 17-25, 26-24, 26-28, 15-8) in …
Wed., Sept. 21, 2016, 10:26 p.m.
Area roundup: Cougars hand 4th-ranked Huskies first defeat
Area roundup: Kyra Holt led all players with 21 kills, McKenna Woodford added 12 kills and Alexis Dirige tallied a match-high 24 digs to lead the Washington State Cougars (11-2, …
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016, 11:17 p.m.
WSU volleyball tries to carry winning ways into conference
Three titles in four volleyball tournaments, and a fourth just slipped through Washington State’s fingertips. Receiving votes in the national poll for three consecutive weeks. A 10-2 record, matching rival …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 10:17 p.m.
Area roundup: WSU volleyball extends streak against Virginia, then falls to tourney host Baylor
Kyra Holt had 11 kills to help Washington State record its sixth consecutive sweep and ninth consecutive victory, sweeping Virginia in the Baylor Invitational in Waco, Texas, on Saturday. The …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 10:44 p.m.
Area roundup: WSU volleyball sweeps of College of Charleston
Washington State earned its fifth consecutive sweep and eighth consecutive win, defeating College of Charleston 25-12, 26-24, 25-22 at the Baylor Invitational in Waco, Texas on Friday. Kyra Holt had …
Fri., Sept. 16, 2016, 8:40 p.m.
Area roundup: WSU volleyball sweeps College of Charleston
Washington State earned its fifth consecutive sweep and eighth consecutive win, defeating the College of Charleston 25-12, 26-24, 25-22 at the Baylor Invitational in Waco, Texas on Friday.
Tue., Sept. 13, 2016, 8:39 p.m.
Area college roundup: Whitworth drops last game of east coast trip
Jonah Snyder scored his sixth goal of the season but Whitworth dropped the last game of its east coast road trip 3-1 to Montclair State in Montclair, New Jersey, on …
Sun., Sept. 4, 2016, 9:57 p.m.
Whitworth wins volleyball tournament in Santa Cruz
Whitworth picked up two more wins on Sunday and won the five-team UC Santa Cruz Slugfest volleyball tournament on Sunday in Santa Cruz, California, with a 3-1 record. The Pirates …
Sat., Aug. 27, 2016, 9:37 p.m.
College roundup: GU, WSU, UI enjoy a winning Saturday in volleyball
College roundup: Gonzaga completed a perfect weekend at the Utah Classic, defeating the host Utes and Idaho State on Saturday to open the volleyball season with a 3-0 mark at …
Fri., Aug. 26, 2016, 10:22 p.m.
College roundup: Cougar volleyball opens season 1-1 against pair of Top 25 teams
Colleges: The Washington State Cougars upset one top-25 team but couldn’t get past the second one during Friday’s first day of the Purdue Mortar Board Premier volleyball tournament in West …
Mon., Aug. 22, 2016, 8:14 p.m.
Area volleyball teams trying to improve poll position
Coaches generally don’t put much stock in preseason polls, which is probably for the better given the gloomy projections for the area’s four Division I volleyball teams.
Sat., March 26, 2016, 6:14 p.m.
Locally: Central Valley sophomore Sarah Nicholls qualifies for U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials
Sarah Nicholls, a sophomore at Central Valley, became the fourth area athlete to qualify for the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials when she won the 100-meter breaststroke at the Western Speedo …
Fri., Dec. 18, 2015, 5:52 p.m.
Texas ready to go against Huskers, crowd in volleyball final
Not that Nebraska volleyball fans needed any more reason to show up. They love their Cornhuskers, especially when they’re close to home playing for a national championship, and Saturday night’s …
Tue., Dec. 8, 2015, 6:33 p.m.
College volleyball: Gonzaga’s Savannah Blinn earns regional first-team honor
Gonzaga redshirt senior Savannah Blinn was selected to the All-Pacific North Region’s first team, the American Volleyball Coaches’ Association announced Tuesday.
Fri., Dec. 4, 2015, 9:33 p.m.
Volleyball: Huskies sweep Denver in first round of NCAA tournament
Courtney Schwan had 16 kills and nine digs and the Washington volleyball team swept Denver in the first round of the NCAA Division I Tournament at Alaska Airlines Arena in …
Tue., Dec. 1, 2015, 7:02 p.m.
College volleyball: Washington State’s Kyra Holt named to All-Pac-12 team
Washington State junior Kyra Holt was named to the All-Pac-12 Conference volleyball first team, the conference announced Tuesday.
Sat., Nov. 28, 2015, 10:42 p.m.
Volleyball: Washington sweeps WSU, claims share of Pac-12 title
Courtney Schwan had 11 kills and Tia Scambray added 10 as No. 2 Washington clinched a share of the Pac-12 Conference volleyball title with a straight-set win over Washington State …
Wed., Nov. 25, 2015, 6:13 p.m.
Pac-12 volleyball: Colorado edges Washington State in five sets
Alexis Austin finished with 24 kills and five blocks Wednesday as Colorado (18-13, 10-9) outlasted Washington State 19-25, 25-13, 25-20, 19-25, 18-16 in Pac-12 volleyball at Boulder, Colorado.