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.
Kevin Freeman, who coached the team in 2008, is the new varsity coach after leading the junior varsity last year. He replaces Carol Miller, who declined to return to the sideline.The Dolphins ended last season with a loss to Palmer Trinity in the opening ...more
In Hilbert, that was clearly evident last season as basically the whole town showed up for the Wolves' first appearance at the WIAA state girls' volleyball tournament since 1998.This season, the Wolves are hoping to put together another strong season ...more
Kirby is pregnant with her second child and due in November, around the same time as the volleyball state championship games at Virginia Commonwealth Universitys Siegel Center. Shes told her players that she has no issue with giving birth in Richmond ...more
Utah State volleyball was picked to finish third in the 2014 Mountain West Conference Preseason Poll, as voted on by the league's 11 coaches and announced Tuesday by the conference office.Utah State vollemore
MANHATTAN Kansas State volleyball coach Suzie Fritz had goosebumps running down her right arm as she talked about her team. With nine of 20 roster spots held by freshmen, Fritz described how her young, loose, funny, sometimes unfocused team has...more