The Sunflower

Volleyball set to continue historic run at Sweet 16

Editor-in-Chief

December 5, 2012

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, 2012

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, 2012

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, 2012

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, 2012

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, 2012

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, 2012

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 ...

Volleyball set to take on Bradley and UNI

Sports Editor

September 26, 2012

Filed under Volleyball

The Wichita State volleyball team has started out the Missouri Valley Conference season on a high note. The Shockers currently hold a 3-1 record in the Valley with wins over Drake, Evansville and Southern Illinois. WSU’s only...

Shockers sweep two Valley opponents at home

Sports Editor

September 24, 2012

Filed under Volleyball

After splitting their conference openers last weekend the Wichita State volleyball team came back home to Charles Koch Arena focused and rolled by their two opponents this weekend. On Friday the Shockers hosted Evansville and ...

Volleyball splits first games of MVC play

Sports Editor

September 17, 2012

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The Wichita State volleyball team opened conference play on Friday with a sweep over Drake. The Shockers won 25-20, 25-16 and 25-17. The Shockers had a big game from Emily Adney and Elizabeth Field, who had 14 and 13 kills, respe...