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.
Nearly every team in the state is in action with 38 games on the slate. The Star-Ledger had a photographer at Millburn for its bout with Belleville. Stay tuned for the upcoming PHOTO GALLERY.While we wait for all the games to roll in, check out previews ...more
Anna Drewry embarked on a career in advertising sales after her playing career with the Purdue volleyball team, but she was drawn back to Tippecanoe County.Drewry will be the coach of the Lafayette Jeff volleyball program as it makes its return to the ...more
Nicholls State University volleyball second-year head coach Tommy Harold announced the addition of four players to his program transfer Kaci Eaton and incoming freshmen Annalyese Fausel, Stephanie Tobison and Emily Weimer.more
Fehrin Ward has been an all-state and all-tournament volleyball player for Belle Fourche High School as well as being in the top three academic rankings.Black Hills State University scored her as a student-athlete last week when she signed a letter of ...more
An old Big 12 volleyball rivalry was renewed when Nebraska came to take on Iowa State, but unlike many tight matches in years past, the final result was more one-sided than usual.The Cornhuskers defeated the Cyclones in straight sets (more