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Shockers beat Redbirds on Senior Night

Sports Reporter

November 11, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

The Wichita State Shockers and Illinois State Redbirds squared off in a volleyball battle on Saturday for senior night in a packed Charles Koch Arena. The Shockers took the win with scores of 19-25, 25-14, 25-19 and 26-24.Before...

Shockers beat down Braves

Sports Reporter

October 21, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

The Wichita State Shockers faced off against the Bradley Braves in Charles Koch Arena on Friday night, and the Shockers dominated throughout the match.Charles Koch Arena had a record number of fans for this season of 3302 that pac...

Shockers dominate Cardinals

Sports Reporter

October 16, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

Charles Koch Arena was filled with almost two thousand fans as the Shocker Volleyball team took on the Cardinals from Louisville Tuesday night.The Shockers won 20-25, 25-22, 25-21, 22-25, and 15-10 with Sam Sanders leading the...

Volleyball for a Cure

Sports Reporter

October 7, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

The Big Pink Volleyball tradition continued for the second straight year, and this year, the organizers added many more activities.The Student Wellness Action Team, a group that promotes student health and being an active student b...

Big Pink Volleyball gives back to local charities

Sports Editor

September 25, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

The color pink fills the month of October. From sport jerseys to annual walks, the month is recognized as the National Breast Cancer Awareness month.Wichita State Student Health Services and S.W.A.T. are playing their part in promot...

Coach Lamb evaluates volleyball team performance

Sports Reporter

September 25, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

The Shocker Volleyball team is off to a fast start with an 11-3 record, with all losses coming from top 25 ranked teams.Two of those losses came this weekend, one against the number seven ranked team, the Hawaii Rainbows, and the...

Volleyball draws even at tournament

Sports Reporters

September 23, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

After three weeks of playing on the road, the Wichita State volleyball team came back to Wichita to play four games in a long weekend at Charles Koch Arena. The Shockers played a conference opener against Missouri State Thursday...

Shockers dominate competition at Comcast matchup

Sports Reporter Matt Bailey

September 16, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

The Shocker Volleyball team made a trip to Knoxville, Tenn., for the Comcast Lady Volleyball Classic this past weekend and returned with another tournament title.Wichita State played teams from all over the country, but in the...

Shockers sweep the competition at Portland Invitational

Sports Reporter

September 9, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

No volleyball team in Portland, Ore. could stand in the way of Wichita State as they defeated three opponents at the Portland Nike Invitational.WSU’s first match was against Utah State was close. WSU had to go on a 9-0 run to defeat Utah State in...

Assistant volleyball coach suspended following arrest

Shanice Davis Sports editor

September 4, 2013

Filed under Volleyball

Wichita State assistant volleyball coach Jeff Sanders was suspended with pay following an arrest in Maize last Thursday.In a news release, this was due to “conduct detrimental to the athletic program and Wichita State Univer...