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Kentucky volleyball's Madison Lilley up for ESPY Award

Kentucky volleyball senior setter Madison Lilley has been announced as a finalist for the Best Female College Athlete Award at the ESPY’s, ESPN announced in a press release Wednesday. Lilley is one of four finalists, joining Paige Bueckers (UConn women’s basketball), Jaelin Howell (Florida State women’s soccer) and Odicci Alexander...
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Former Purdue Volleyball Annie Drews Headed to Olympics

We’ve had good news and bad news about this summer’s Olympics in regards to former Purdue athletes. Multiple divers have qualified to represent the United States in Tokyo, but Robbie Hummel’s 3x3 basketball team was upset in qualifying. Today we found out that a former volleyball star is headed to Tokyo as the first Purdue volleyball player to make the Olympics.
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Tawa’s Daily Dots: PVA is A-OK, PVP is full of glee; TAV? Let’s wait and see

Daily Dots (May 12, 2021): Club or high school volleyball factoids, notions and ideas to impress your friends (or not) • There was big news out of Texas yesterday, as we learned that acclaimed club coach Ping Cao was leaving Texas Advantage Volleyball after 12 years to work for crosstown rival Drive Nation. “Ping,” as he is known, was a 1984 Olympian for China who started his club coaching career stateside in 2000 at Sports Performance, where he won one 16 Open national championship and several AAU titles. Ping joined TAV for the 2010 season and helped the Dallas club win six 17 Open national championships over a span of nine years. Ping was VolleyballMag.com’s National Coach of the Year in 2019.
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Is BYU a volleyball school?

This week’s NFL draft will feature Zach Wilson projected as the No. 2 player taken, going to the New York Jets. If there are four or more Cougars taken, it will be the most in years, perhaps in history. By at least one matrix, BYU has seven potential players on...

With Pac-12 championship in sight, volleyball’s Jen Greeny has upped WSU’s recruiting game

WITH JUST THREE MATCHES left in the volleyball regular season, Washington State holds its Pac-12 championship fate in its hands. With WSU atop the Pac-12 standings, CF.C talked with coach Jen Greeny for insights on the No. 13 Cougars -- including how WSU stands on the precipice of winning its first-ever conference title in volleyball despite graduating nine seniors the past two seasons.

Here are the top college volleyball liberos in 2021

CC McGraw — Minnesota. CC McGraw, a junior libero at Minnesota, is one of the few returning superstars from last season at the libero position. She's a no-brainer to be on any list of the best liberos in the country. McGraw was a 2019 AVCA All-America honorable mention, just one of two on this list to receive the honor last year. She finished last season ranked first on the team in digs (449) and tied for first in aces (27) in 2019 (even with eight missed sets due to injury).
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Cowell embraces ‘Mamba mentality’

Sunday will bring a new number, a tightly trimmed body, and, although it’s a final go-round, a new beginning for Colton Cowell. The King Kekaulike High School graduate is one of three front-line players returning for a second try at their senior seasons with the No. 2-ranked University of Hawaii men’s volleyball team.

VolleyballMag.com’s fall 2020 girls HS volleyball All-American team

To state the obvious, the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way a lot of things operate these days. Youth sports are no exception. So we were in a quandary at VolleyballMag.com when it came time to name our 2020 girls high school All-Americans. It’s one of the oldest (VBM is chugging toward the big 50, as in 50 years old) and most prestigious award programs that honors the nation’s top girls high school players.