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Sac State volleyball unbeaten in Big Sky after win over NAU

Sac State volleyball unbeaten in Big Sky after win over NAU

Alex Daniels

October 15, 2017


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The Sacramento State volleyball team defeated Northern Arizona University 3-1 to remain a perfect 8-0 in the Big Sky Conference Saturday at Colberg Court. The Northern Arizona Lumberjacks (7-12, 3-5 Big Sky) pushed Sac State (17-7, 8-0 Big Sky) throughout the four sets (25-23, 25-11, 22-25, 27-25)...

Hornets sweep Southern Utah volleyball, remain undefeated in conference

Hornets sweep Southern Utah volleyball, remain undefeated in conference

Thomas Frey

October 13, 2017


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The Sacramento State volleyball team swept Southern Utah 25-17, 25-16 and 25-18 to remain undefeated in the Big Sky Conference Thursday night at Colberg Court. Despite the sweep, the Hornets (16-7, 7-0 Big Sky) didn’t run away with the game, as they experimented with several different lineups aga...

Sac State volleyball remain undefeated, in control of Big Sky

Sac State volleyball remain undefeated, in control of Big Sky

Thomas Frey

October 10, 2017


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After taking down reigning Big Sky Conference champion North Dakota on Oct. 5 and Northern Colorado on Oct. 7, the Sacramento State volleyball team improved to 6-0 in conference competition. With 10 games remaining on the Big Sky schedule, Sac State is showing its seasoned leadership with six of the...

Sac State volleyball sweeps Northern Colorado 3-0

Sac State volleyball sweeps Northern Colorado 3-0

Carlo Marzan

October 8, 2017


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The Sacramento State volleyball team swept the Northern Colorado Bears in three sets to remain unbeaten in the Big Sky Conference Saturday at Colberg Court. This victory comes after Sac State (15-7, 6-0 Big Sky) outlasted North Dakota Thursday in five sets of grueling competition. “I woke up...

Sac State volleyball edges North Dakota to remain undefeated in Big Sky

Sac State volleyball edges North Dakota to remain undefeated in Big Sky

Thomas Frey

October 6, 2017


Filed under Sports, Volleyball

In a matchup of the only two unbeaten teams in the Big Sky Conference, Sacramento State took down North Dakota in five sets Thursday at Colberg Court. Sacramento State (14-7, 5-0 Big Sky) lost in five sets a season ago to the Fighting Hawks. After falling 15-13 in the final set last year, the Hornets imm...

Senior libero’s ‘crucial digs’ lead to Hornets success

Senior libero’s ‘crucial digs’ lead to Hornets success

Thomas Frey

October 3, 2017


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Most Division I athletes have been standout competitors in their respective sports from a young age but not Sacramento State senior Brigitte Murdock — and that is a good thing. As a libero, Murdock has to play unselfishly just like offensive linemen who pave the way for running backs to score tou...

Sac State volleyball team sweeps Idaho State

Sac State volleyball team sweeps Idaho State

Thomas Frey

September 24, 2017


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The Sacramento State volleyball team finished strong against the visiting Idaho State Bengals for a three-set sweep to win Saturday night at Colberg Court. The Hornets didn’t trail until the beginning of set-two, but they never trailed by more than two points in the entire match (25-18, 25-18, 25-...

Hornets win Big Sky volleyball opener over Weber State

Hornets win Big Sky volleyball opener over Weber State

Thomas Frey

September 22, 2017


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The Sacramento State volleyball team opened up Big Sky Conference play with a 3-1 win over Weber State Thursday night at Colberg Court. The Hornets (10-7, 1-0 Big Sky) started each game of the four-set victory (25-21, 19-25, 25-22, 25-23) off slow before going on long runs, which involved some tricker...

Trio of seniors pushing for different end to volleyball season

Trio of seniors pushing for different end to volleyball season

Thomas Frey

September 19, 2017


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A trio of Sacramento State volleyball seniors are ready to challenge the other 11 teams in the Big Sky as they start their fourth and final chapters of conference competition. Kennedy Kurtz, Shannon Boyle, Brigitte Murdock and the Hornets finished second in the Big Sky regular season to North Dak...

Student, volleyball coach offers ‘physical presence at practice’

Student, volleyball coach offers ‘physical presence at practice’

Dayla Cook

September 12, 2017


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Students are familiar with living life with a lot on their plates by way of balancing school, work, family, internships, relationships and teams — as Sacramento State student John Fluette is aware. Fluette has never known a life that didn’t involve a volleyball and a net. His parents played the...

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