Most summer volleyball is beach volleyball, but bringing it indoors (air conditioning?) is a great way to stay in shape for the summer. The demand for summer gym activities seems to focus on basketball, but volleyball can serve more players (12 at at time vs. 10) and allows for play among people with different levels […]
Across the college sports spectrum, women’s volleyball is usually an “official” scholarship sport and men’s volleyball is relegated to the “club” status. Most thinking points to men’s football as the driver of this status quo, since there is a need to balance the number of scholarships provided to men in the football program with multiple […]
This week’s NCAA Women’s Volleyball rankings confirm that the UNC Tar Heels are a serious contender for national honors as they appear at # 6 in the weekly rankings. Carolina is 18-2 and are an undefeated 9-0 at home as we enter the last full month of the regular season. Carolina travels to Boston to […]
Yes, we’re a week late with this post, but it is still news around here. Once a year UNC’s volleyball team sponsors a Breast Cancer Awareness match. This year’s happened last weekend. In the 2014 version of this event, the Tar Heel women hosted Boston College in an ACC matchup. Featuring both bright pink warm […]
The UNC Tar Heels women’s volleyball team moved up to number 17 in the coaches poll after a 2-0 sweep in the ACC-Big 10 Challenge. Victories over Michigan and Michigan State mean that Carolina is primed for their home opener this Friday against Kentucky.
Michigan State, ranked 14th in early national polls, will host the first major showdown of top 20 teams when they play their home openers this weekend. No. 20 UNC and No. 19 Duke head to Lansing for a weekend round robin that has top ten implications. The Spartans are 4-0 after winning last weekend’s Alabama-Birmingham/Samford […]
The 2014 UNC women’s volleyball team will make their first public appearance tomorrow at 5:00 pm in an inter-team scrimmage at Carmichael Auditorium. Then it’s off for four tough road matches before returning to Chapel Hill for their home opener against Kentucky on Sept. 12 at 6:30 pm.
A new feature on the NCAA Facebook page has a great series of action photos which are tied to a countdown to the first day of the upcoming season. Check out the photos in the stream here . Like this page and join 177,783 Facebook users who are looking forward to the 2014 NCAA season. […]
With school set to start, the focus on college volleyball will again be on Divison I and whether or not Penn State can make another run to the national championship. Lost in the shuffle is Divison II, where competition can be just as fierce and the quality of play incredibly high. Click here for a […]