Wolverines to serve a bounce-back

The UVU volleyball team had a tough start to the season. Much of the difficult was because the first four games were on the road. The team currently stands at 1-3 after the most recent loss to Utah Tuesday night. According to Head Coach Sam Atoa, playing at home on Tuesday night against in-state rival Weber State will come as a relief for the volleyball team. This isn’t to say that Weber State will be an easy match for Utah Valley, but it will be nice to have a home game under their belt at a critical time. “It’s always good to be home. I mean, you’re in front of your fans and your friends,” Atoa said. “It’s great to be home, and it’s always been that the energy you have at home helps. This will give us a chance to play some great volleyball.” To start off the season, the Wolverines attended the Wildcat Classic in Tucson, Ariz. Their first game came against Cal State Northridge where they came off with a 3-1 victory. The following two matches were losses against Evansville and a tough Arizona squad. The Wolverines went into Utah knowing that the Utes were undefeated at 4-0 and that it would be an intense match. Utah Valley lost to the Utes 0-3 (18-25, 17-25, 19-25). Despite the loss, UVU didn’t fail to put up numbers....

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