Rosen heads to Diggers

Al Rosen is on the move again, this time in the club system; Rosen has left Wildfire to coach with the El Paso Diggers. Citing the lack of a 18s team to coach at the Wildfire, Rosen opted to move across town in El Paso to lead the 18s team with the Diggers. His team is … Read more

APAC finishes 10th

Congrats to APAC for their fantastic finish at Nationals! APAC-17 Finished 10th overall at the USAV Girls National Championship in Columbus, Ohio. Led by outstanding Setter, Monica Claxton, and super Libero Grace Park. The team went 7-4 to finish 10th. Lost to Asiscs Willowbrook (2nd place) and Synergy out of Florida (1st place), Cincy Classic (12th place), and Topeka … Read more

Acosta chooses UTEP

Francquee Acosta, El Paso Americas star outside hitter and the latest Wildfire player to sign on to compete at the next level, will stay in El Paso and play for the Miners. According to the El Paso Times, Acosta had her choice between UTEP, Fordham, San Diego State and Hawai’i. Look for Francquee to compete … Read more

APAC covered by

There’s a nice little article published on about APAC’s successful attempts of getting an Open Bid at Lone Star last weekend. A few excerpts: To provide some context into how remarkable it is that APAC, which stands for “Asian Pacific American Coalition,” came to qualify in 16 Open, consider this: 1. The two-team club … Read more

SoCal results

Here are the results from the SoCal National Qualifier. Looks like there were some pretty strong teams in California. APAC, WF 18-1 and Russ all had some good finishes. Club/Team Age/Division Finish Final Record (sets) Abq Rebels 17 Fred 17 Club 92nd 0-8 (2-16) El Paso APAC 16 16 Open 29th 5-4 (12-7) El Paso … Read more

XRoads: Area team results

The 2011 Colorado Crossroads tournament is now in the books and the area teams all showed some great heart. Notable performances include the Wildfire 18 finish at #5 in the incredibly difficult 18s Opens, NM Jrs 17 Jeff finish #19 in the equally hard 17s Open and Net Force El Paso, who finish at #9 … Read more

EP APAC triumphs at Presidente

Congrats to the El Paso APAC 16s team who beat a talented NM Jrs 17 Jeff squad to take home gold in the 18s division at last weekend’s Presidente Picante volleyball tournament in Albuquerque, NM. APAC scored wins against AZ Saguaros 18’s from Phoenix, PVP 18 Rox from Amarillo, and NEVBC 18’s from Durango CO … Read more

EP WIldfire ranked #6

Another quality El Paso club is on the map and getting recognition from, this time as the #6 18’s club team in Texas! For the past few seasons, EL PASO WILDFIRE has just missed its quest for an Open bid. And this year they are off to a fast start, opening the season with … Read more

APAC gets recognition

Looks like another El Paso club team is starting to make some waves in the region. had this to say about the up-and-coming 16s team: For example, we don’t have them in the Top 10, but out El Paso way, APAC 16 Black has the look of a contender for a bid to the … Read more