Kansas University’s volleyball team picked up wins over McNeese State and Arkansas on Saturday in the Arkansas tournament to stay perfect at 3-0 on the season.
Led by 15 kills from senior outside hitter Tiana Dockery, Kansas University cruised to a three-set victory over Army to open the Arkansas Invitational — and the 2015 season — on Friday at Barnhill Arena.
Kansas University’s volleyball team swept three sets from a KU alumni squad, 25-19, 25-21, 25-21, on Saturday at Horejsi Center before coach Ray Bechard mixed the rosters to shake up the fourth set, giving the Blue squad a 25-21 victory.
If everything goes according to coach Ray Bechard’s plans this fall, Kansas University’s volleyball program will accomplish something it never has before. By Benton Smith
Kansas University volleyball players won’t simply face off against one another in KU’s annual Crimson and Blue Match.
Kansas University’s volleyball team has been picked fourth in the Big 12 in the preseason coaches’ poll.
Each of the three Kansas University volleyball players on the Preseason All-Big 12 Team are accustomed to the spotlight. Junior Tayler Soucie and sophomores Ainise Havili and Kelsie Payne — all of whom were all-conference selections in 2014 — were recognized Thursday.
Fifty Kansas University freshmen were named to the All-Big 12 Rookie Team, the league announced Thursday.
More than half of Kansas University’s student-athletes on active rosters recorded a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher, and 31 had a perfect 4.0 as the department recorded a combined GPA of 3.0 for the spring semester.
Three sports programs at Kansas University registered high marks of 990 or above and each KU team remained in good standing — above 930 — according to the latest NCAA Academic Progress Rate (APR) data released Wednesday.
Three members of Kansas University’s volleyball team were selected to the U.S. Collegiate National team program.
Anna Church, a native of Fairway who spent three seasons at Saint Louis University, has transferred to Kansas University’s volleyball team.
Laura “Bird” Kuhn has been promoted to associate head coach of Kansas University’s volleyball program, head coach Ray Bechard announced Friday.
Kansas University volleyball players — senior Chelsea Albers and freshman Ainise Havili — have been named AVCA All-America honorable mention.
Kansas University senior Chelsea Albers and freshman Ainise Havili were named to the American Volleyball Coaches Assocation All-Midwest Region First Team on Tuesday.