Stories tagged: college volleyball
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 10, 2019, 6:23 p.m.
As its past 52 opponents have found out, it’s tough to beat the Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball team. Some of the reasons why were evident on the Sasquatch’s recent …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 10:06 p.m.
Pia Timmer notched 16 kills and eight digs, and Washington State beat Stony Brook 25-12, 25-15, 25-21 Saturday at the season-opening James Madison Invitational.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
Morgan Weaver scored twice in the first 12 minutes and No. 23 Washington State soccer routed Montana 6-0 on Friday night at the Lower Soccer Field in Pullman.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 8:36 p.m.
The youth movement is on for the four area Division I volleyball programs, particularly on the Palouse.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Kathryn Plummer tallied 24 kills and 12 digs, Jenna Gray added 52 assists, and No. 1 seed Stanford beat Washington State 25-17, 24-26, 25-14, 25-19 Friday in an NCAA Tournament …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:31 p.m.
College volleyball: Washington State holds off Tennessee, advances to NCAA regional against Stanford
As it did against Colorado State in the NCAA first round on Friday, Tennessee dropped the opening two sets against Washington State in the second round Saturday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 11:05 p.m.
Washington State advanced to the second round of the NCAA volleyball tournament against Tennessee with a four-game win against a smaller but defensively tough Northern Arizona Friday in Bohler Gym …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 29, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Washington State earned a No. 16 seed in the 64-team tournament and the right to host for the first time since 2001, both likely clinched by Saturday’s Apple Cup victory …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 24, 2018, 9:14 p.m.
College volleyball: No. 20 Washington State outlasts 19th-ranked Washington to complete Pac-12 Conference season
Taylor Mims and McKenna Woodford combined for 37 kills Saturday and 20th-ranked Washington State (21-9, 12-8) completed its Pac-12 Conference season with a 25-14, 16-25, 25-21, 18-25, 15-10 win over …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 22, 2018, 8:19 p.m.
Sarah Sharpe had 12 kills as second-seeded Idaho swept Montana 25-19, 25-20, 25-22 in the quarterfinals of the Big Sky Conference tournament on Thursday.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
Community Colleges of Spokane is one win away from a 40-0 volleyball season.
Wed., Nov. 14, 2018, 9:21 p.m.
Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull walked into Tuesday’s practice and said softly in tone but loudly in spirit: “It’s a great day to be a Sasquatch.”
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 7:13 p.m.
It’s been a banner year for area volleyball, with Washington State in the top 20, Idaho and Whitworth chasing titles in their respective conferences and Community Colleges of Spokane closing …
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
McKenna Woodford totaled a match-high 22 kills and Penny Tusa added 19 kills and 13 digs to power the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 26-24, 25-22, 23-25, 25-22 victory …
Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
McKenna Woodford tallied a match-high 17 kills to go with five blocks and Penny Tusa added 15 kills to propel the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 25-23, 25-18, 25-21 …
UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 11:32 p.m.
Jocelyn Urias’ kill was the fifth-set match-winner as the No. 23 Washington State women’s volleyball team outlasted 14th-ranked USC, 25-16, 21-25, 25-23, 23-25, 18-16, Friday night at Bohler Gym.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 17, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
Whenever Washington State has a corresponding home football and volleyball weekend, it assists the volleyball program. Add ESPN GameDay’s first visit to Pullman for Saturday’s WSU-Oregon showdown, and the smile …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 8:55 p.m.
Bailee Huizenga led a balanced Cal attack with 12 kills, and the the Golden Bears knocked off No. 21 Washington State 32-30, 15-25, 25-23, 25-20 on Sunday in Berkeley, California.
Fri., Oct. 12, 2018, 10:13 p.m.
Kathryn Plummer powered for 16 kills Friday as No. 2 Stanford protected its lead in Pac-12 volleyball with a 25-15, 30-28, 25-12 sweep of No. 21 Washington State.
Fri., Oct. 5, 2018, 10:56 p.m.
No. 22 Washington State extended its Pac-12 Conference winning streak to three matches with a 25-17, 25-21, 25-17 sweep of Arizona State on Friday night in Tempe, Arizona.
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 8:32 p.m.
Whitworth volleyball’s Erin White led the Northwest Conference in assists per set as a sophomore and she’s on track to do it again this season as a senior.
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 8:17 p.m.
College volleyball: Community Colleges of Spokane withstands big challenge, preserves unbeaten record
Joelle Mahowald, Alisha Straw and McKenna Russell combined for 41 kills Saturday at Community Colleges of Spokane kept its perfect volleyball record intact by holding off Blue Mountain 25-27, 25-19, …
Sat., Sept. 22, 2018, 5:42 p.m.
Hannah Frohling had 13 kills and Alli O’Harra was part of 10 of the team’s 17 blocks Saturday while leading Pepperdine to a 3-1 win at Gonzaga in West Coast …
Fri., Sept. 21, 2018, 9:08 p.m.
Jessica Schmautz finished with a match-high 19 kills, and Erin White added 45 assists, 13 digs and five aces Friday as visiting Whitworth rallied for a 3-2 win over George …
Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 10:32 p.m.
Samantha Drechsel finished with a match-high 21 kills and 13th-ranked Washington opened Pac-12 Conference volleyball play with a 25-18, 25-17, 19-25, 16-25, 15-9 win over No. 22 Washington State on …
UPDATED: Wed., Sept. 19, 2018, 9:56 p.m.
Joelle Mahowald had a match-best 11 kills while hitting .526 and Community Colleges of Spokane kept its perfect record intact Wednesday with a 3-0 sweep of Columbia Basin in Northwest …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
Kaela Straw had a match-high 16 kills, and Reece Carman added 12 kills and five blocks Tuesday to power visiting Idaho to a 25-21, 26-24, 25-13 sweep over Eastern Washington …
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 18, 2018, 5:47 p.m.
Area volleyball notebook: Community Colleges of Spokane Sasquatch off to impressive 20-0 start in NWAC
Community Colleges of Spokane volleyball coach Jenni Hull has been on the job since 2005, so she knew she had the makings of a good team. Roughly four weeks into …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 11:02 p.m.
Kennedy Warren had a season-high 11 blocks Saturday to power Idaho to a 3-1 win over the host Titans to complete the Fullerton (California) Classic volleyball tournament.
Sat., Sept. 15, 2018, 5:25 p.m.
Gonzaga’s volleyball team completed its stay at the Sparky Classic with a 0-3 record, losing to Northern Arizona 3-0 on Saturday.