Category: Volleyball

Volleyball: Weekend sweep puts UVU in second place in WAC

Photo by Byron Harward After beginning conference play with a 2-2 mark, the volleyball team has now won three straight, including both games of its weekend road trip. Following a five-set victory over perennial WAC power New Mexico State last Saturday at the Lockhart Arena, the Wolverines hit the road for visits to Chicago State and Missouri-Kansas City on Thursday and Saturday, respectively. UVU entered its matchup with CSU with confidence, having won 18 of its previous 20 meetings against the Cougars. Led by 14 kills from Lexi Thompson, the Wolverines would improve upon that record as they recorded...

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Volleyball: UVU holds on for five set win over NMSU

Photo by Cody Glassett After a loss last time out at the hands of UTRGV in its conference home opener, the UVU volleyball team returned to the Lockhart Arena Saturday afternoon to take on the Aggies of New Mexico State. Despite trailing 2-1 after the third set, UVU (8-12, 3-2) was able to grind out a victory over NMSU (11-8, 3-2) in five sets (22-25, 25-17, 22-25, 25-20, 15-10). The Aggies got out to a hot start in the opening set, jumping out to an early 3-0 lead before the Wolverines were able to get on the board. NMSU...

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