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.
Glendale's volleyball team walked off the home court two set wins shy of achieving a key goal."Winning districts has always been a goal, it's always on our minds," junior Emma Brand said.Ozark defeated Glendale 25-13, 25-12 to win Class 4 District 11 ...more
"We haven't played our true Siegel volleyball."But as I told them, it's the state tournament. A win is a win no matter how you get it."Siegel (49-2) likely will have to play much better at 1 p.m. when the two nationally-ranked programs meet at Siegel ...more
No. 18 ASU volleyball used a 21-12 block advantage to upset No. 11 Oregon on Friday in Eugene.(Photo: Dominic Valente/Arizona Republic)No. 18 Arizona State volleyball outblocked No. 11 Oregon on Friday to pull off a 3-2 upset imore
GLENS FALLS -- Section II officials entered Thursdays meeting confident the New York State Public High School Athletic Associations executive board would approve a motion to extend the Glens Falls Civic Center as host of the State Volleyball Tournament ...more
Brentwood volleyball coach Barbara Campbell and her squad will be playing for their 10th Class AAA state title Friday.(Photo:File/Shelley Mays/The Tennessean)MURFREESBORO The defending Class AAA state champions will get a shot at a 10more