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Volleyball ready to host first home games of young season

Sports Editor

August 30, 2012

Filed under Volleyball

Lots of collegiate athletics fans don't realize that volleyball has RPI rankings just like college basketball does. RPI stands for Ratings Percentage Index and is “a quantity used to rank sports teams based upon a team's wins ...

WSU volleyball tramples Bison to finish opening weekend above .500

Editor-in-Chief

August 27, 2012

Filed under Volleyball

Perfect is hardly the word to describe the start of Wichita State’s volleyball season. Resilient might be more suitable.  The Shockers opened their season over the weekend in Dekalb, Ill., at the NIU Invitational, hosted by Norther...

Hooper’s exit means it’s Feekin’s time to shine

Editor-in-Chief

August 23, 2012

Filed under Volleyball

All it took were four little words to make Chelsey Feekin cry.  “It’s your team now,” assistant volleyball coach RJ Abella told the setter, a redshirt junior.  The tears weren’t from sorrow, but from the realization...