This time of year, serious volleyball moves from the gym to the beach. Competitive beach volleyball is a big deal in lots of parts of the country, even though playing on hot sand can be tough on the feet. Aquaglide has a new take on summer volleyball. They have come up with an inflatable volleyball […]
We’ve promoted a special paper tape with quick release adhesive for temporary floor marking for a long time. It is particularly well suited for wooden floors and we have loyal users all over the country. Some users are seeking a more durable vinyl tape for use where floor damage is not an issue. It is […]
Some of the most prestigious women’s college volleyball programs look to the Nike Volleyball Camp program to find new talent. The Nike Day Volleyball Camp is for girls aged 10-18 and there are locations across the country. One of the best things about the Nike program is the staff to camper ratio-1 to 10, and […]
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.