No. 6 seed Stanford women’s volleyball made short work of the Longhorns Saturday night as it bested fourth-seeded Texas in four sets to reign victorious in the NCAA Championship.
Just three years removed from a painful 3-25 season, the 2010 Stanford men’s volleyball team used the slogan “Worst to First” as it stormed to the program’s second NCAA Division I title. Eight months later, tonight is the beginning of what players and coaches have deemed the “First to First” season with its first match against UC-Santa Cruz.
The No. 2 Stanford women’s volleyball team (20-2, 11-2 Pac-10) will embark on its longest road trip of the season this weekend as it heads north to take on the Washington State Cougars (6-16, 0-12) and the No. 11 Washington Huskies (18-5, 7-5) on Friday and Saturday.
In its final award for the year, the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced on Wednesday that it has chosen to award the men’s volleyball National Coach of the Year honor to John Kosty, head coach of Stanford men’s volleyball team…