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Volleyball loses to Marshall at home

Volleyball loses to Marshall at home

Julia Maenius

October 30, 2019

The UTSA Roadrunner volleyball team (13-9, 6-3 C-USA) faced the Marshall University Thundering Herd in the home stretch of their Conference-USA (C-USA) play for the season. The Thundering Herd swept the ‘Runners in three sets, accounting for one of the ‘Runners’ three conference losses. Th...

Athlete of the Week: Kara Teal

Athlete of the Week: Kara Teal

Cade Draughon

October 16, 2019

Senior Kara Teal is entering her fourth season as a middle blocker for the UTSA Roadrunner volleyball team. After three seasons of play, Teal has recorded 656 kills, with a 1.93 kill percentage in 94 games played. “I’m from Round Rock, where I went to Brentwood Christian High School,” Teal said....

Athlete of the Week: Emily Ramirez

Athlete of the Week: Emily Ramirez

Julia Maenius

September 17, 2019

Senior Emily Ramirez is now entering her fourth season as a defensive specialist for the UTSA Roadrunner volleyball team. After three seasons as libero, Ramirez has recorded 721 career digs for the ‘Runners. “I’m from San Antonio, and when I was in high school, I was just looking at the options...

UTSA Volleyball is postseason bound for sixth straight year

UTSA Volleyball is postseason bound for sixth straight year

Nisa Rodriguez

November 14, 2018

Volleyball caps off dominate season The UTSA volleyball team is heading to conference this upcoming weekend with a boost of confidence from their victory against UTEP this past Saturday, Nov. 10. UTSA won their third straight game to finish the year in a tie for second in the league standings with ...

Volleyball has a rough weekend

Volleyball has a rough weekend

Lindsey Thomas

November 2, 2018

In the battle for first place in-conference on Friday, Oct. 26, the Rice Owls’ volleyball team steamed UTSA in a three-set win. On Sunday, Oct. 28, the Western Kentucky Hilltoppers gained a mid-set win over the UTSA Roadrunners volleyball team. These games marked the ‘Runners second and third conference...

Volleyball takes down FAU and FIU

Volleyball takes down FAU and FIU

Zach Truesdale

October 18, 2018

At the Convocation Center on Oct. 12 and 14, the Roadrunner volleyball team took on Florida International University (FIU) and Florida Atlantic University (FAU). Both teams were amongst the top five teams in the conference, but the Roadrunners were unfazed coming into the games and embraced the competition.    ...

Volleyball off to fast start in 2018 season

Volleyball off to fast start in 2018 season

Nisa Rodriguez

September 27, 2018

  UTSA swept the Golden Eagles of Southern Miss University (USM) on Friday, Sept. 21. The Golden Eagles’ record is 6-8 (0-1 C-USA), while UTSA held the record of 9-4 (1-0 C-USA). Both teams were on fire at the game, but UTSA came out on top again with the hot score of 3-1.       UTSA player, A...

Volleyball and women’s golf off to hot start

Volleyball and women’s golf off to hot start

Roman Felan

September 12, 2018

One of the teams that never got enough credit here on campus is making some noise this season. It has gotten to the point where people have no option but to talk about them. The UTSA volleyball team is off to an impressive start, their best in school history. Currently sitting at seven wins with only...

Roadrunner volleyball off to a strong start

Roadrunner volleyball off to a strong start

Roman Felan

September 6, 2018

UTSA sports are up and running, and one big sport that doesn’t get enough recognition is volleyball. The team has yet to start their regular season, but they have played in two tournaments and one exhibition match. The team currently has a 5-1 record, the one loss coming at the hands of Texas State...

UTSA volleyball defeats Marshall in straight sets

UTSA volleyball defeats Marshall in straight sets

Ryan Garza

October 11, 2017

Conference play is in full swing, and the Roadrunner volleyball team looked to keep things rolling as they played the second game of their three-game home stand and took on Marshall this past Sunday. The Roadrunners have started off conference play with a 2-1 record with victories over UTEP and Southe...

2017 Conference-USA volleyball preview

2017 Conference-USA volleyball preview

Connor Zimmerlee

September 27, 2017

North Texas 2016 record: 13-19 (7-7 C-USA) Despite an underwhelming 2016 season, North Texas looks to come into the 2017 season ready to shock the rest of the conference. On their season so far, North Texas is 8-1 in non-conference play, with impressive wins over Mississippi State and Oregon State. The...

Roadrunner Volleyball sweeps Florida Atlantic at home

Roadrunner Volleyball sweeps Florida Atlantic at home

Patrick Martinez

November 9, 2016

The UTSA Roadrunners (17-6) swept Florida Atlantic (13-12, C-USA 7-2 C-USA) 25-15, 27-25 and 25-7 in the first time the Runners held an opponent to single digits in a set. The Roadrunners were in complete control in the first set. Laced with errors, FAU fell behind fast. An unbreakable spike by ...