The Best Volleyball Leagues In The World

The Best Volleyball Leagues In The World

Following World War II, countries organized the Fédération Internationale de Volleyball (FIVB) in 1947. Fourteen countries from five different continents got together and organized world volleyball rules, starting with FIVB World Championship in 1949 for men and one for women in 1952. It eventually received Olympic recognition with the first matches at the 1964 Olympics.…

Are the Olympics the Highest Competition for Volleyball?

Are the Olympics the Highest Competition for Volleyball?

Volleyball Is A Highly Popular Sport Worldwide Its adaptability leads to its worldwide appeal. Playing volleyball requires little equipment aside from a ball and space to play. You can play volleyball in a gym, on grass or on the beach sands.  Volleyball was introduced as an indoor Olympics sport in 1964 for men and women.…

Should College Athletes Get Compensation for Playing?

Should College Athletes Get Compensation for Playing?

Imagine that you spend countless hours getting better at your craft. While you get better at your sport, juggling that and school, you may even need to get a job on the side to help afford your education. You are expected to excel at everything while supporting yourself. However, people use your name and likeness…

Tami Alade 2018 Pac-12 Women’s Volleyball Scholar Athlete of the Year

Tami Alade 2018 Pac-12 Women’s Volleyball Scholar Athlete of the Year

Every year, the Pac-12 awards one player from each of the sports that they sponsor the Scholar-Athlete of the Year award. This award is to reward a player who has not only proved to be a standout in the sport that they play but also academically. This year, Tami Alade was awarded the 2018 Women’s…

Kathryn Plummer AVCA Volleyball National Player of the Year

Kathryn Plummer AVCA Volleyball National Player of the Year

What’s better than winning the AVCA Volleyball National Player of the Year? Winning it in consecutive years. That’s exactly what Kathryn Plummer accomplished, who is only the 4th player to earn this honor in consecutive years. Only a junior at Stanford, she was the best volleyball player in the NCAA for both 2017 and 2018.…

The History of NCAA Volleyball And The Upcoming Nebraska Vs. Stanford Finals

The History of NCAA Volleyball And The Upcoming Nebraska Vs. Stanford Finals

NCAA Volleyball Winers In The Beginning: Hawaii or California In the beginning, NCAA Volleyball Championships (Division 1) were won by teams from one of two places: Hawaii or California. On December 17th, 1988, almost thirty years ago to the day, the Texas Longhorns stepped in and demanded a change. They won. That day the Longhorns…

Spotlight Oregon Defeats Minnesota; NCAA Big Four decided

Spotlight Oregon Defeats Minnesota; NCAA Big Four decided

 🏐  Big Highlight : The Oregon Ducks jumped in and swam on by the Minnesota women’s volleyball team. The Ducks, who are 15th-seeded surprised the second seeded Minnesota Gophers. The upset occurred in 4 sets, with 21-25, 41-39, 25-14, and 26-24. These scores are extraordinary. The 41-39 score is particularly impressive, and a testament to…

Tough Time for Nebraska NCAA Volleyball Team; End of Golden Era?

Tough Time for Nebraska NCAA Volleyball Team; End of Golden Era?

NCAA Women’s Volleyball players, Kenzie Maloney and Mikaela Foecke will end their career with the NCAA this year. The two seniors played for the Nebraska volleyball team for four years. Currently they are captains for the Nebraska team-Maloney is positioned as a libero and Foecke is positioned as an outside hitter. Maloney and Foecke have…


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