MJ Team Camp: Quick Shots

Another great team camp this last weekend, MJ and his counselors/coaches made things enjoyable for the kids. I realize rosters have not been determined and there are some players MIA, so it’s difficult to see how well a team will develop. So, with that in mind,  here are some quick observations on the teams I […]

Journal runs story on Lobo newcomers

Courtesy of the Albuquerque Journal Freshmen Will Give Lobos Depth: Volleyball Newcomers Have Solid Credentials ALBUQUERQUE JOURNAL, N.M. | KEN SICKENGER | Tue, Jul 20, 9:41 AM July 20–The University of New Mexico’s 2010 freshman volleyball class faces long odds. Despite impressive resumes that include a slew of prep championships and individual awards, the Lobos’ […]

2010 Michael Jordan Team Camp

Teams got down to business this weekend at the Michael Jordan Team Camp. Instructional sessions led by New Mexico State’s Chris Hertel and Don Flora started each gathering. Afterwards, teams broke out to practice the techniques and ideas presented. Coach Jordan and camp counselors worked one-on-one with each team to make the camp educational and […]

UNM mentioned for recruiting class

PrepVolleyball.com gave the University of New Mexico a “High Honorable Mention” for the their 2010 recruiting class. The website organizes its ratings in four categories; “Top 30 Recruiting Classes”, “Highest Honorable Mention”, “High Honorable Mention” and “Honorable Mention”. New Mexico: Mariah Agre, 5-11 S, Elsinore (Wildomar CA); Juliane Hanna, 5-10 OH, Loudoun County (Leesburg VA); […]

Eastwood hires Bajek

El Paso Eastwood has announced the hiring of Aaron Bajek to lead their volleyball team. Bajek, who coached San Elizario the last two seasons, will be taking over for Vanessa Strange, who jumped ship for El Dorado. He will be inheriting some quality volleyball players in Alexia Heist (Wildfire), Alyhsa Blanco (Wildfire) and Yasmin Al-Hanfoosh […]

UNM trio headed to Brazil

Three of UNM’s powerful hitters will be headed to Brazil later this month to participate in a 10-day tour of Brazil on the Bring It Promotions (BIP) Development Team. Lisa Meeter, Taylor Hadfield and Kelly Williamson will be in Brazil June 12-22 to play against top-level club teams, as well as the Brazilian Junior National […]

Alice Borden hired to lead Oñate

Congrats to Alice Borden, who was named as head coach at Oñate High School, in Las Cruces, NM. Borden takes over for Jennifer Jordan, who resigned in late March for personal reasons. Borden has had a distinguished volleyball career. A standout at Gadsden High School in Anthony, NM, Borden played for the New Mexico State […]