I’m starting to see a few 2018 schedules getting released by various schools and I want to analyze some of the teams that should be able to make some noise come November. The first schedule I came across was for UT-Dallas and it’s a good one. The DIII schedule starts this year on Friday, August…… Continue reading UTD Schedule Analysis
Stacie Gordon announced her resignation as the Lewis & Clark volleyball coach back in February. Last month, the school announced that assistant coach Emily Hayes would be the interim head coach for the upcoming season. Coach Hayes was a student-athlete at Hope College and has worked on the staffs at Hope College, Lourdes University and…… Continue reading Lewis & Clark Name Interim Coach
A number of you know my sordid past when it comes to the NCAA and DIII volleyball selection. It is part of the reason (albeit a small one) I wanted to create this blog. It is definitely the reason I do my NCAA selection case studies and critically examine the choices the NCAA makes. It…… Continue reading Another Volleyball Selection Snub?
Has anyone else seen The Miracle Season, yet? I’m certainly no movie critic but I definitely wanted to see a movie that has volleyball at the center of it. My wife and I went last night and I forgot to give her a heads up on the storyline. So, when Caroline Found drives off on…… Continue reading ‘The Miracle Season’
Happy National Volleyball Day! The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced their 2018 Thirty Under 30 Award winners and we have a representative from the DIII West Region – Trinity’s assistant volleyball coach, Alyssa (Aly) Lilley. The award was created to honor up-and-coming coaching talent across all levels of the sport. To qualify, the nominee…… Continue reading AVCA Under 30 Winners
Do you know the feeling where you start a project but have a feeling that someone else has already done the same project? So, you go looking for it but never find it. And then go do the project but live in fear that someone way smarter than you will then leave a comment when…… Continue reading 2017 Conference Records
No pressure! Last season, Linfield’s volleyball coach of 2,000 years (slight…very slight overstatement), Shane Kimura, announced 2017 was to be his last. After 40 years with the Wildcats, Coach Kimura participated in his last collegiate volleyball match as Linfield upset Whitworth (his 666th win in his career). Coach Kimura ends his amazing run in the…… Continue reading Linfield Replaces a Legend