KU volleyball sets non-conference slate

Kansas University’s Final Four volleyball team will open the regular season on the road at the Bulldog Invitational in Starkville, Miss. The season begins Sept. 2 with host Mississippi State, followed by a Saturday doubleheader against Eastern Washington and Lamar.

Kansas’ Payne on Pan Am roster

USA Volleyball has listed Kansas University’s Kelsie Payne on the 12-member Pan American Cup roster. The 12 athletes selected will train in California until the Pan American Cup begins Saturday in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

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KU volleyball's Tayler Soucie named Big 12 female sportsperson of the year

Tayler Soucie, a junior on the Kansas University volleyball team that made history by reaching the Final Four last season, added some hardware to an already memorable season on Thursday, when she was named the Big 12 Conference's Female Sportsperson of the Year.

Kansas athletes have record GPA

More than half of Kansas University’s student-athletes posted a grade-point average of 3.0 or better during the spring semesters, lifting the cumulative GPA to a record 3.04, according to numbers released Wednesday.

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KU ties athletic department record with 6 perfect scores in 2014-15 academic progress rate report

The NCAA revealed Wednesday that Kansas University tied an athletic department record with six teams scoring a perfect APR score of 1,000 for the 2014-15 school year. By Matt Tait

KU volleyball inks Texas prep

Zoe Hill, a middle blocker from Houston Glenda Dawson High, has signed a national letter of intent with Kansas University volleyball.

Hall to leave KU volleyball

Kansas University volleyball player Janae Hall will forgo her final year of collegiate eligibility to focus on academics, KU coach Ray Bechard announced Tuesday.

Havili, Rigdon on U.S. squad

Kansas University volleyball setter Ainise Havili and outside hitter Madison Rigdon have been named to USA Volleyball’s 12-player roster for the U.S. collegiate national team that will tour China.

Four Kansas players to U.S. volleyball tryouts

Four Jayhawks will represent the University of Kansas during the annual U.S. Women’s National Team Open Tryouts, Feb. 19-21 at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs.

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Tom Keegan: Kansas volleyball humbly celebrates success

The greatest team in the history of Kansas University volleyball gathered for a banquet Sunday in the Horejsi Family Athletic Center without a hint of conceit in the air. By Tom Keegan

Kansas coach Bechard honored

Kansas University volleyball coach Ray Bechard has been named national coach of the year by

Payne named to NCAA all-tournament team

Kansas University sophomore Kelsie Payne was named to the NCAA volleyball all-tournament team on Saturday night.

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Matt Tait: Kansas volleyball progress impressive

The Friday morning banquet inside the CenturyLink Convention Center provided all the proof needed to illustrate that Kansas University volleyball coach Ray Bechard and his staff have begun to recruit the types of athletes needed to compete at the highest level.

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Fans encouraged to welcome KU volleyball home at 5 p.m. Friday at Horejsi

After competing in its first Final Four in school history on Thursday night — a four-set loss to No. 4 seed Nebraska in Omaha — the Kansas University volleyball team is expected to return to Lawrence around 5 p.m. today and Jayhawk fans and media members are invited to welcome the most successful team in program history back to Lawrence with a reception at Horejsi Family Athletics Center at that time.

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Notebook: Jayhawks leave Omaha with heads held high

All season, the Kansas University volleyball team believed it could compete at the highest level and hoped that this would be the year that the Jayhawks crashed the party and played on the same stage as some of the game’s perennial powerhouses. By Matt Tait

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