Tar Heels Head For NCAA Regionals

The 25-5 UNC women’s volleyball team will head to Ames, Iowa for the first round of this year’s NCAA tournament to face 15-15 California. The nationally ranked Tar Heels beat rival NC State in their final home match last week. The first round regional match up is on Thursday at 6:00 PM.

 

The World’s Most Expensive Volleyball Court

On November 20, 2012, in beach volleyball, outdoor volleyball, unique volleyball courts, by admin

Okay, maybe not the most expensive, but certainly a lot more than the builder expected to spend. The Detroit Free Press reports that a Michigan man, William Colston of Cheasing, built a professional quality sand volleyball court on federal land that had been designated as a preserve for an endangered bird. The land had been […]

 

Volleyball Photo Tip

On November 16, 2012, in volleyball photography, volleyball tips, by admin

Shooting good volleyball action pictures requires that you think like a defender. The game moves too fast to shoot the action based on where it is actually happening. Approach the photo opportunity like a blocker sets up on the front line by following the action to anticipate where the next thing happens. Pre-focus your shot […]

 

Tar Heels Begin Final Home Stand Tonight

On November 16, 2012, in College Teams, NCAA Women's Volleyball, by admin

North Carolina’s women’s volleyball team begins a final three night home stand tonight, with games against Virginia Tech and Virginia over the weekend and a final game against the North Carolina Wolf Pack on Wednesday afternoon. The number 25 nationally ranked tar heels take a 22-5 record into the final week of the season before […]

 

Benching Of Player Leads To Felony Harassment Charges

On November 7, 2012, in volleyball rules, by admin

When John Kaskik’s daughter was benched during a recent Lisle High School (Illinois) match, he did just a little more than express his displeasure. Kasik followed the schools athletic director to his home where he confronted him. He then made harassing telephone calls all night threating the team coach and his family. Finally Kasik returned […]

 

Tar Heels Go Two For Two In Weekend League Play

UNC Women’s Volleyball posted back to back victories over the weekend in ACC league play. They defeated Miami on Friday, 3-0 and Florida State 3-1 on Saturday, both on their home court in Carmichael Arena. The Tar Heels return home for a final home stand beginning Friday Nov. 16.

 

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