The three-time defending Penn State women's volleyball team has been selected as a nominee for the prestigious Dapper Dan Awards. The annual award is given to a figure from the Pittsburgh area who has made the most outstanding accomplishment in sports during the past year.The Nittany Lions women's volleyball team is one of four nominees for 2009 Sportswoman of the Year. Dapper Dan Charities' executive committee will select the winners from the top vote-getters in each of five categories including, Sportsman of the Year, Sportswoman of the Year, Breakthrough Athlete of the Year, Best Play and Best Sports Moment. The team is joined in the Sportswoman of the Year category by North Carolina women's soccer player Meghan Klingenberg, Duquesne women's basketball coach Suzie McConnell-Serio and Pitt's Senior Associate Athletics Director Carol Sprague.
Before the 2013 volleyball season, she called coach Brad McCarter to inform him she would not be playing her junior season.With a large senior class, Central Catholic advanced to the Class A state championship before losing to Barr-Reeve.When I took a ...more
SAUK RAPIDS Morgan Koshiol and the Rocori Spartans are trying to go somewhere they haven't been in 38 years. The Spartans advanced to the Section 6-2A final after beating St. Cloud Cathedral 3-1 in the South Sub-Section 6-2A final Thursday night at...more
But that disappointment helped prepare the Snow Canyon volleyball team to upset top-ranked Morgan for the 3A championship Thursday night at UVUs UCCU Center.It was an eye-opener for us, said junior outmore
The second-ranked Kennedy Catholic volleyball team will continue their quest for the 3A state championship without junior OH Shayne McPherson, considered their best all-around player.McPherson, who already has committed to Washington, suffered a seasmore
The Livonia Stevenson volleyball team entered the 1983-84 season unranked, but exceeded all expectations as the Spartans finished the season ranked No. 2, making it all the way to the state finals played March 17 at Howell High School.In the Lower Peninmore