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Volleyball wins over the weekend

Sports Reporter

October 20

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Shocker volleyball team was rejuvenated from last week’s loss against Missouri State after winning back-to-back road matches against Southern Illinois and Evansville this weekend.FridayThe Shockers started their weekend in...

Missouri State bears down on Shocker Volleyball

October 14

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Wichita State women’s volleyball team made their way to Springfield, Mo., over the weekend to face the Missouri State Bears. Despite many players setting personal records, the Shockers were defeated 3-2 in a best of five s...

Driskill and Whitledge shine in WSU victory over Drake

Sports Reporter

October 6

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Even with the pressure of a previous home defeat against University of Northern Iowa, the Wichita State volleyball team went into Charles Koch Arena Saturday night with a single purpose in mind: sweeping Drake.With an inspired ...

Shocker volleyball sweeps in Illinois

Sports Reporter

September 29

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

If the Shockers took a bus to Peoria, Ill., this weekend, the 13-hour ride didn’t affect them, as they not only swept Bradley, but Loyola, as well, in three sets.After a bit of a roller coaster last weekend at Charles Koch Arena...

Shocker volleyball plays first home matches

Sports Reporter

September 22

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

While there were many fans inside Charles Koch Arena on Friday night to support the volleyball team in their home opener against Illinois State, there is no doubt many of them left disappointed.The Shockers, who were ranked No....

Volleyball places second in Bluejay Invitational

Sports Reporter

September 15

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Wichita State women’s volleyball team traveled to Omaha, Neb., last weekend to compete in the Bluejay Invitational Tournament.The Shockers came out of the tournament Saturday evening with a second place trophy, falling short o...

Shockers kick off volleyball season in Kentucky

Sports Reporter

September 3

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

This weekend marked the season opener for the women’s volleyball team as the Shockers competed in the Bluegrass Battle in Lexington, Ky.The showcase started Friday, giving the Shockers three separate matches against Kentucky, Virginia T...

Volleyball dinner kicks off fall season

Staff Reporter

August 25

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Members of the Wichita State Volleyball team welcomed attendants in pairs with platters of sweets at the entrance of Charles Koch Arena.At the Preferred Health Systems Multi-purpose center, numerous items awaited bidders.The Volleyball...

Women’s volleyball picked first in MVC

Sports Reporter

August 25

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

With the volleyball schedule officially set in stone, anticipation for the season to kick off grows, as head coach Chris Lamb’s Shockers are ready to enter into another year after being picked first in the MVC Preseason Coache...

Wichita State welcomes new volleyball coach

Sports Editor

July 23

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

As the Wichita State volleyball team battles their way through Missouri Valley Conference this year, they will be doing with a new face on the coaching staff.Southern California native Sean Carter said he chose WSU to work hi...

Volleyball team falls to Jayhawks in NCAA Tournament

Sports Editor

December 10

Filed under Volleyball

Shocker volleyball traveled to Lawrence on Friday to compete in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.In the first round, the Shockers were scheduled to play against the Kansas Jayhawks in the Allen Fieldhouse. The team fell to the...