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Volleyball looks to retake postseason title at home in championship tournament

Volleyball looks to retake postseason title at home in championship tournament

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

November 21, 2019

For the second time ever and the first time since 2014, the Bobcats will be hosting the Sun Belt Conference Volleyball Championship Tournament at Strahan Arena from Thursday to Sunday. After going 22-8 this season and 14-2 in the Sun Belt, Texas State enters the tournament as the top seed. The ‘Cats...

Volleyball steps up on Senior Night for regular season championship

Volleyball steps up on Senior Night for regular season championship

Claire Partain

November 19, 2019

Texas State volleyball secured its second straight regular season championship with a 3-0 sweep (25-19, 25-14, 25-11) over The University of Texas at Arlington Friday night at Strahan Arena.In a match that decided the difference between tying for regular season champions or winning outright, honored seniors...

Volleyball clinches regular season title

Volleyball clinches regular season title

Claire Partain, Sports Editor

November 15, 2019

Texas State volleyball secured its second straight regular season championship with a 3-0 sweep (25-19, 25-14, 25-11) over The University of Texas at Arlington Friday night at Strahan Arena. The Bobcats won it all on Senior Night with their 13th sweep of the season, giving the lead to the Mavericks...

Volleyball clinches top conference spot with redemption win

Volleyball clinches top conference spot with redemption win

Cade Andrews

November 12, 2019

After a four-game road trip, the Texas State volleyball team returned to Strahan Arena this weekend and captured two crucial wins to clinch a share of the 2019 Sun Belt Conference regular season title. After suffering their first conference loss to Arkansas State, Texas State retaliated with a 3-1 vict...

Volleyball splits the weekend in Louisiana

Volleyball splits the weekend in Louisiana

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

November 5, 2019

After completing their final away games of the season, the Texas State volleyball team split the weekend in Louisiana. The team completed the sweep against Monroe on Friday but fell short to Lafayette in five sets the following Sunday. The Bobcats improved to 19-8 and 11-2 in the conference and maintain...

Bobcats bring out the claws for two close wins

Bobcats bring out the claws for two close wins

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

October 31, 2019

After a two-game road trip and a five-set nailbiter that almost cost them their chance to finish at the top of the Sun Belt Conference, Texas State volleyball escaped with two victories over the weekend. The team fought through a 3-1 win over Coastal Carolina on Friday and stayed in the Carolinas to...

Volleyball extends win streak to six games

Volleyball extends win streak to six games

Cade Andrews

October 22, 2019

The Texas State volleyball team finished the weekend with two wins against Sun Belt Conference opponents, beating Troy on Friday and South Alabama on Saturday to close out their four-match home stretch.Texas State's record improved to 16-7 overall and 8-1 in conference play as they upped their win strea...

Volleyball dominates weekend with fourth straight sweep

Volleyball dominates weekend with fourth straight sweep

Cade Andrews, Sports Reporter

October 16, 2019

Texas State volleyball secured their fourth-straight sweep with two easy wins over the weekend, sweeping Georgia State on Friday and Georgia Southern on Saturday at home. The wins, which marked their ninth sweep of the season and eleventh win in the past 13 games, moved the 'Cats to 14-7 and 6-1 in...

Volleyball dominates with third straight sweep

Volleyball dominates with third straight sweep

Aidan Bea, Sports Reporter

October 12, 2019

The Bobcats dominated Georgia State Friday night in their annual Pink Out match, completing their third straight sweep with the 3-0 victory over the Panthers (25-10, 25-6, 25-17). The Bobcats hit a season-high .429 hitting percentage while limiting Georgia State to an impressive -.012 hitting percentage. Texas...

Texas State takes second straight sweep at UTA

Texas State takes second straight sweep at UTA

Andrew Zimmel, Sports Reporter

October 10, 2019

Texas State swept their opponent for the second consecutive match Tuesday, traveling to Arlington to face off the Mavericks for a 3-0 win (25-14, 25-21,25-10). The Bobcats, who have been able to climb the Sun Belt rankings this season and now sit at 4-1, never trailed in the match. This also marked...

Volleyball sweeps weekend in Arkansas

Volleyball sweeps weekend in Arkansas

Claire Partain

October 8, 2019

Bobcat volleyball split their two matches in Arkansas this weekend, taking their first conference loss with a failed 2-3 comeback attempt against Arkansas State Friday before pulling off their fifth sweep of the season against Little Rock on Saturday.The ‘Cats are now 11-7 for the season and 3-1 ...

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