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UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 7, 2018, 11:02 p.m.

College volleyball: Top-seeded Stanford eliminates Washington State in NCAA Tournament regional

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.

College volleyball: Washington State tops ‘scrappy’ Northern Arizona team in NCAA Tournament opener

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: Sun., Nov. 25, 2018, 8:05 p.m.

WSU 16th seed for NCAA volleyball, is host site

Washington State was awarded with the 16th seed and will host first- and second-round games in the 64-team NCAA volleyball tournament.

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 8:45 p.m.

Volleyball: CCS completes 40-0 season with NWAC championship

Tournament MVP Joelle Mahowald had 14 kills on sterling .591 hitting and CC Spokane completed a perfect season in sweeping Highline in three sets to win the NWAC volleyball championship …

UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 8, 2018, 10:57 p.m.

No. 19 Cougars beat 21st-ranked UCLA in four sets

McKenna Woodford had 15 kills and Penny Tusa finished with 14 kills, 16 digs and three service aces to propel the 19th-ranked Washington State Cougars to a 25-19, 27-29, 28-26, …

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 4, 2018, 6:13 p.m.

No. 18 WSU volleyball team sweeps Arizona State

Jocelyn Urias leads Washington State to a sweep of Arizona State in volleyball

McKenna Woodford, Penny Tusa lead No. 19 Washington State volleyball past Buffaloes

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 …

College volleyball: No. 19 Washington State sweeps Utah on the road

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: Sun., Oct. 21, 2018, 5:24 p.m.

Area roundup: WSU volleyball finishes weekend sweep of L.A. schools

Jocelyn Urias had 14 kills on career-high hitting of .700 to lead No. 23 Washington State to a 25-22, 25-20, 25-21 victory over No. 20 in Pullman on Sunday and …

UPDATED: Fri., Oct. 19, 2018, 11:32 p.m.

Cougars’ women’s volleyball outlasts USC in five sets

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: Sun., Oct. 14, 2018, 8:55 p.m.

College volleyball: Cal edges No. 21 Washington State in four sets

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.

College volleyball: No. 2 Stanford sweeps No. 21 Washington State

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.

No. 22 Washington State volleyball sweeps Arizona State

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.

WSU volleyball coach Jen Greeny signs contract extension

Washington State University and women’s volleyball coach Jen Greeny have agreed to a contract extension, Cougars interim Director of Athletics John Johnson announced on Wednesday.

UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 19, 2017, 9:57 p.m.

Area roundup: No. 25 Kentucky uses game-ending run to beat WSU women’s basketball team

No. 25 Kentucky scored the final seven points of the game to overtake Washington State and beat the Cougars 73-68 on Sunday in Pullman.

UPDATED: Mon., April 10, 2017, 9:40 p.m.

WSU’s Taylor Mims picked for U.S. touring volleyball team

Washington State’s Taylor Mims is one of 12 players chosen for the U.S. Women’s Collegiate National Volleyball Team for the Europe Tour roster competing this summer, USA Volleyball announced Monday.

WSU’s Jen Greeny named Pac-12 volleyball coach of year

Washington State volleyball coach Jen Greeny was named the Pac-12 Conference volleyball coach of the year on Monday.

Area roundup: No. 25 Washington State volleyball outlasts USC in five sets

Kya Holt had 18 kills with 12 digs and five blocks and No. 25 Washington State (21-10, 11-8 Pac-12) outlasted USC (18-12, 10-9) in five sets, 17-25, 25-20, 25-20, 15-25, …

WSU’s Taylor Mims honored for defensive play in volleyball

Washington State sophomore Taylor Mims was named the defensive player of the week in volleyball by the Pacific-12 Conference on Monday.

Area roundup: Eagles’ Cooper Kupp collects more awards

Eastern Washington’s Cooper Kupp named Big Sky Conference and College Sports Madness Offensive Player of the Week in football.

College volleyball: WSU’s Taylor Mims named Pac-12 POW

Washington State’s Taylor Mims is the Pac-12 Volleyball offensive player of the week for the week of Sept. 26 - Oct. 2, the Pac-12 Conference office announced Monday.

UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 11, 2015, 9:19 p.m.

College volleyball: WSU beats fifth-ranked Arizona State

Krya Holt had 11 kills and 12 digs to lead the Washington State volleyball team (13-5, 2-4 Pac-12) to a 25-14, 25-17, 25-21 victory over fifth-ranked Arizona State (15-2, 4-2) …

Area roundup: Eastern great George Gablehouse dies at 91

Hall of Famer George Gablehouse, a standout basketball player on Eastern Washington teams that advanced to the NAIA tournament in each of his first three seasons in Cheney, passed away …

WSU extends Greeny’s contract

Jen Greeny has her team trending up on the volleyball court and in the classroom so Washington State has decided to keep the Cougars alumnae around. The coach recently signed …

WSU volleyball faces penalty despite 2012-13 academic improvements

Not even good grades and perfect attendance were enough to get the Washington State volleyball team out of academic trouble. The NCAA released its Academic Progress Rates on Wednesday. Although …

No. 2 Huskies hand Cougars first defeat

PULLMAN – The atmosphere was ripe for an upset. The opponent was not.

Johnson, Chiefs’ leading scorer, will sign with Tampa Bay

WHL: Sources in Canada have confirmed that Spokane native Tyler Johnson, the Spokane Chiefs’ leading scorer, will sign a three-year entry level contract with the Tampa Bay Lightning when the …

Ex-WSU great is wife of successful Texas volleyball coach

Sarah (Silvernail) Elliott enjoyed her first trip back to Pullman, visiting old teammates and taking in the Washington State-Oregon football game, since being inducted into WSU’s Athletic Hall of Fame …

WSU tries to keep it going in volleyball

It’s a question Washington State volleyball coach Andrew Palileo has heard often since the conclusion of last year’s breakthrough season. Can you keep it going?