Category Archives: Volleyball

College volleyball: Michigan State snaps No. 1 Minnesota’s 40-match home win streak

The Michigan State volleyball team completed the opening weekend of conference play with a statement, sweeping No. 1 Minnesota on its home floor, 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 25-22) to impreove to…

Women’s volleyball: Ohio State hands No. 13 Purdue first home loss of the season

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Luisa Schirmer and Madison Smeathers combined for 41 kills as the Ohio State women’s volleyball team upset No. 13 Purdue in four sets (25-19, 25-22, 32-34, 25-23)…

Women’s volleyball: Nebraska shocks undefeated No. 2 Penn State in straight sets

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – The 14th-ranked Nebraska volleyball team handed No. 2 Penn State its first sweep in Rec Hall in 14 years as the Huskers upset the previously unbeaten…

Minnesota volleyball: Freshman Stephanie Samedy dominant in early going for No. 1 Gophers

Gregory Gym in Austin, Texas, roared on a Friday night earlier this month with over 4,000 fans on their feet during player introductions that sounded more like a WWE main…

Women’s volleyball: Penn State-Nebraska, Oregon-UCLA among conference matches to watch

The top seven teams all stayed put this week, but conference season has begun, and with it, we will begin to find out which teams will separate themselves from the…

Women’s volleyball: Ranked for first time since 2013, Iowa State re-emerging among country’s elite

When Samara West arrived at Iowa State as a freshman in 2013, the Iowa State volleyball team opened the season ranked 15th in the nation and climbed as high as…