Daily Dig – Sep 3

Sorry the “Daily Dig” hasn’t been so daily lately. The trip to Albuquerque for the MCM Eleganté Lobo Classic last week has put me behind. Hopefully, this won’t happen again! Speaking of which… I blogged about the tournament and included a bunch of photos. It’s an incredible environment up at UNM, and it was an […]

Daily Dig – Aug 26

Things are picking up in the volleyball world, with a couple of games tonight, and the hammer falling tomorrow with numerous tournaments opening up all over the place. These include the Margaret Hussmann Tournament of Champions, Rehoboth Tourney, Logan Tourney, Clovis Invitational, Belen Invitational, and the Springer Invite to name a few. What a great […]

Daily Dig – Aug 25

Alamogordo drops match; shows improvement Coach Warren Thomas has had his work cut out for him–but the hard work is paying off after taking El Paso Irvin five sets (25-13, 21-25, 25-15, 20-25, 15-9) on Tuesday night. Read about the Lady Tiger’s match in the Alamogordo Daily News. Loretto Academy over Canutillo New Loretto coach […]

Lobos down Alumni

2010 Lobos Beat UNM Volleyball Alumni, 3-1 Regular season begins Friday, Aug. 27 vs. Pepperdine in the MCM Elegante Lobo Classic ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico volleyball team got a warm-up match in Saturday night against the Alumni team, beating the former Lobos, 3-1. Senior outside hitter Lisa Meeter led the 2010 […]

WNMU picked 2nd in division, 7th overall

Written by WNMU Media Relations The University of Nebraska at Kearney is predicted to win the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference East Division and regular season titles again this year according to the Preseason Volleyball Coaches Poll. Western New Mexico is picked to finish second in the West Division but predicted to finish seventh overall. The […]

Daily Dig – Aug 18

Mayfield falls to Americas in three The Trojans let their nerves get to them in this one, losing in three straight sets, 22-25, 17-25, 19-25. Callie Chamber lead Mayfield with 11 kills, and Allyson Lucht, improving each game, racked up nine kills. Rocio Ramirez looked pretty solid at libero. Up next for the Trojans: Franklin! […]

UNM picked 4th in Preseason Poll

Lobo Volleyball Picked 4th In MWC Preseason Poll; Receive Votes in AVCA National Poll Senior captain Jade Michaelsen named to MWC Preseason Team ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The University of New Mexico volleyball team has been picked fourth in the 2010 Mountain West Conference Preseason Volleyball Poll.  Senior team captain Jade Michaelsen was named to the […]

Daily Dig – Aug 17

Check back in the next few days for my interview with La Cueva’s monster outside hitter, Julia Warren. LC schools begin play There is a Sun-News article on the various volleyball teams opening play tonight against the El Paso schools. Mike Sautter, head coach at Mayfield, talks about the purpose of opening against El Paso […]

Q&A with Gadsden’s Al Rosen

Al Rosen is the head coach of the Gadsden Panthers and El Paso Wildfire Volleyball Club. A transplant from Hawai’i, Rosen is a lifelong student of the game. A straight shooter with high expectations of his players, he has found a consistency and success that eludes many of his colleagues; in 2010 the Wildfire was […]