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Shockers look to maintain momentum on volleyball court this weekend in MVC

Megan Looper

October 22

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

As they reach the halfway point of conference play, coming off a five-game winning streak and sole possession of the first place ranking in the Missouri Valley, the 16-6 (7-1) Shockers gear up to take on Illinois State and Ind...

With two weekend wins, WSU takes No. 1 MVC spot

Megan Looper

October 17

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Shocker volleyball team came out determined this weekend from start to finish.Although it may not have been their most competitive match-up, WSU did not lose focus Friday night against Bradley.And the momentum continued in a th...

Shocker volleyball hopes to keep winning streak against Bradley, Loyola this weekend

Megan Looper

October 15

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

After a dominating weekend with sweeps over both UNI and Drake, 14-6 Wichita State not only gained prestige in the Missouri Valley Conference, but momentum for the week ahead, as well. Eighteen kills from redshirt freshman Shim...

Shockers travel to Iowa to face UNI and Drake

Megan Looper

October 8

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

After sweeping Evansville on Monday, Wichita State volleyball prepares to face the University of Northern Iowa on Friday night in Cedar Falls, Iowa, and Drake on Saturday night in Des Moines, Iowa.The UNI Panthers are 9-9 on ...

Shocker volleyball sweeps Evansville

Megan Looper

October 6

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Advancing to 12-6 on the season and 4-1 in the Missouri Valley Conference, the Wichita State volleyball team won the match against Evansville 3-0 Monday night by scores of 25-16, 25-16 and 25-15.Match leaders included Abbie Lehman,...

Shockers battle Missouri State, fall 2-1 in MVC

Megan Looper

October 5

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Wichita State played in a losing effort against the Missouri State Bears on Friday. The Shockers lost 4-1.The result was the Shockers moving to 11-6 on the season and 2-1 in Missouri Valley with scores of 20-25, 25-22, 27-25 and 2...

Shockers to go head-to-head with Missouri State

Megan Looper

September 30

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

After clenching two wins in their fist matches of conference play, the Wichita State volleyball team secured the No. 2 spot in the Missouri Valley Conference. Now, the 11-5 Shockers will face off against 11-4 (2-0) Missouri State...

Shockers volleyball clenches two wins in Missouri Valley play

Megan Looper

September 28

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Wichita State’s volleyball team advanced to 11-5 on the season and 2-0 in the Missouri Valley Conference after defeating Indiana State and Illinois State this weekend.The Shockers dropped the first set with seven attacking e...

Shockers finish 2-1 at Marquette Invitational

Megan Looper

September 21

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Wichita State’s volleyball team travelled to Milwaukee this weekend and improved its season record to 9-5.The Shockers faced the Marquette Golden Eagles Friday night and triumphed after competing in a 5-set match. Senior Kati...

Volleyball travels to Marquette Invitational

Megan Looper

September 17

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

After finishing 4-1 at the Shocker Classic last week, Wichita State heads to Wisconsin to take on Marquette, IUPUI, and Albany Friday and Saturday. Wichita State defeated South Dakota State, Northern Illinois, No. 21 Kentucky a...

Volleyball finishes 4-1 in Shocker Classic

Reece Burns

September 13

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Wichita State volleyball team came out of the Shocker Volleyball Classic 4-1, defeating all opponents except No. 7 Illinois.The Shockers opened the tournament Thursday afternoon against South Dakota State, winning three sets...

Volleyball to open 3-3 at home with tourney

Megan Looper

September 10

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

After going 1-2 last weekend in College Station, Wichita State returns to defend their home court against five non-conference opponents this weekend at the Shocker Invitational.The Shockers face off at 12:30 p.m. Thursday at ...