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Michigan State volleyball honored for exceptional academic performance in 2019-20

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Nathan Stearns, Sports Editorial Assistant
July 21, 2020
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EAST LANSING - As a result of their phenomenal academic performance, the United States Marine Corps and the American Volleyball Coaches Association awarded the MSU volleyball team with the USMC/AVCA Team Academic Award for their in-classroom grades in 2019-20.  The USMC/AVCA academic award was created to ...

Michigan State volleyball adds two new coaches

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Ian Drummond, Volleyball Beat Reporter
February 7, 2020
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EAST LANSING -- Michigan State volleyball filled two positions of need on its coaching staff last week, hiring Paul Koncir as associate head coach and Dominique Gonzalez as an assistant coach. Notably, both coaches were hired away from UTSA, where they held the same positions. Last year, the Roadrunn...

MSU volleyball no match for Gophers in 3-0 loss

MSU volleyball no match for Gophers in 3-0 loss

October 27, 2018
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By Ian Drummond EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan State volleyball team was back home at Jenison Field House after a four-game road stand. But having a friendly crowd didn’t help the Spartans, as they were swept 3-0 for their fourth straight loss against No. 3 Minnesota. The Golden Gophers show...

Spartan volleyball swept by the Nittany Lions

Amanda Poole
September 29, 2018
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EAST LANSING, Mich.--The Michigan State Spartans hosted its first Big Ten home game this season Friday night, welcoming the No. 9 Penn State Nittany Lions into the Jenison Field House. The Spartans had a tough start in their first two conference matches last weekend, losing at Iowa and No. 3 Nebraska....

Spartan volleyball swept by the Nittany Lions

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September 29, 2018
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EAST LANSING, Mich.--The Michigan State Spartans hosted its first Big Ten home game this season Friday night, welcoming the No. 9 Penn State Nittany Lions into the Jenison Field House. The Spartans had a tough start in their first two conference matches last weekend, losing at Iowa and No. 3 Nebraska....

MSU volleyball rolls to win Spartan Invitational

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September 16, 2018
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EAST LANSING, Mich. -- Friday night kicked off a successful weekend for Michigan State volleyball. Jenison Field House became a melting pot of teams for the 2018 Auto-Owners Insurance Spartan Invitational. The Spartans rolled through the tournament, winning all three of their games, finishing the weekend ...

MSU Volleyball Poised to Start Big Ten Play

MSU Volleyball Poised to Start Big Ten Play

September 25, 2015
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2014 Season Last season came to an end in Round of 32 of the NCAA Tournament at the hands of (what was) the no.1 ranked Stanford volleyball team.  The 2014 Spartans finished their season with a 19-14 record, 11-9 in the Big Ten, 8-7 both home and away, and 3-0 in neutral (location) matches. 201...

Renig Powers Volleyball to Split Series with Michigan

October 3, 2014
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It was a rubber match of revenge for the Spartans. MSU volleyball traveled to Ann Arbor on Tuesday, and dropped to the Michigan Wolverines in four sets. Read More »...

After Tough Weekend, Volleyball Regroups for Bitter Rival Tonight

September 30, 2014
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One of the more meaningful games of the Spartan volleyball season begins tonight. Michigan State (8-5, 1-1) attempts to improve their all-time, rivalry win record against the University of Michigan (5-7, 0-2) at Crisler Arena tonight. Spartan volleyball leads Michigan 50-38-1 all-time. Read More »...

Volleyball Splits Weekend Trip in Oregon

September 15, 2014
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Spartan volleyball traveled more than 2,000 miles west attempting to defeat two major Division-I volleyball programs in the state of Oregon - University of Oregon and Oregon State University. They left the weekend .500. Read More »...

Spartan Volleyball Remains Undefeated after Opening Weekend

August 31, 2014
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In the final game of the UAB/Samford Invitational, the No. 16 Spartans were trying to knock off co-host Samford to stay undefeated on the trip. The Spartans head back to East Lansing with a lot of momentum after a four-set victory. The first set was close until MSU scored five straight points to make...

Spartan Volleyball Streaky in Tournament, Routs Jacksonville State

August 30, 2014
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Following MSU football’s 45-7 statement win against Jacksonville State Friday night, MSU volleyball looked to handle Jacksonville State today at the UAB/Samford Invitational tournament. And in the end, this Jacksonville State team was game for the Spartans. Read More »...