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Volleyball drops from top 25

Sports Reporter

September 4

Filed under Volleyball

A loss to the Arizona State Sun Devils over the weekend led to a not so sunny first weekend of Shocker volleyball.The season started well enough with a sweep over North Dakota State on Friday. The Shockers won by scores of 25-22,...

Shocker Volleyball prepares for season

Sports Reporter

August 21

Filed under Volleyball

The Shocker volleyball team is hard at work preparing for their season opener Aug. 30, against North Dakota State at the La Quinta Inn & Suites Invitational in Orem, Utah. They will also play Arizona State and Utah Valley at t...

Volleyball ends spring season with win over Nebraska

Editor-in-Chief

April 24

Filed under Volleyball

The Wichita State volleyball team wrapped up a difficult spring schedule with an exhibition win over national power Nebraska on Saturday at Koch Arena.  WSU beat the Huskers 3-2 (25-22, 17-25, 25-19, 25-21, 12-15). Despite the Shoc...

Volleyball set to continue historic run at Sweet 16

Editor-in-Chief

December 5

Filed under Volleyball

The Wichita State volleyball team’s run to the Sweet 16 is special in many ways.  For one, no other team in the history of the program has ever done it. And the best part is no one else in the country is currently going th...

Shocker volleyball drops KU, advances to Sweet 16

Editor-in-Chief

December 3

Filed under Volleyball

In six previous trips to the NCAA Tournament, the Wichita State volleyball team had advanced to the round of 32 on four occasions.  Not once had they ever made it past that point.  All this changed on Saturday when the Shockers rallied to d...

WSU volleyball headed back to NCAA tournament

Staff Reporter

November 26

Filed under Volleyball

Wichita State will return to action on Nov. 30 in the 2012 NCAA Tournament in Lawrence, Kan., where it will face Arkansas.  Creighton upset WSU volleyball again, this time in the finals of the Missouri Valley Conference Tournament in...

WSU volleyball sweeps Drake on senior night

Staff Reporter

November 19

Filed under Volleyball

Senior night for the Wichita State volleyball team led to a bittersweet evening for the Shockers, but a 3-0 match win over Drake made it more on the sweet side. Seniors Emily Adney and Jackie Church were honored during their last...

Shocker volleyball rallies to sweep Bradley

Editor-in-Chief

October 29

Filed under Volleyball

If the Wichita State volleyball team did its pregame homework, it didn’t show until late in the first set against Bradley on Saturday.  WSU (17-6, 10-3 Missouri Valley Conference) swept the Braves, but needed to scrap and claw its way back after...

Shocker volleyball looks to end drought against UNI

Editor-in-Chief

October 24

Filed under Volleyball

The answer is zero.That’s how many current Wichita State volleyball players have played in and won a match against Northern Iowa. Jackie Church saw it happen back on Nov. 15, 2008, a 3-0 win for then-No.11 WSU. But Church,...

Volleyball splits weekend matchups

Sports Editor

October 1

Filed under Volleyball

The Wichita State volleyball team started its weekend road matches on a high note with a 3-1 win over Bradley. The Shockers relied on a career match from setter Chelsey Feekin to win 20-25, 25-13, 25-16 and 28-18. Feekin had ...