McHenry tips Hampshire in 3 sets

McHenry’s Mollie Hobson isn’t afraid to let it fly. “She brings it constantly on every point, nothing brings that kid down,” McHenry coach Hilary Agnello said. “She’s not afraid of who’s on the other side of the net, it never even crosses her mind. I think she likes that kind of challenge.” Hobson was up … Read more

BYU Bans Fan For Calling Duke Player Racist Slurs During Volleyball Match

Brigham Young University’s athletic department has banned a fan from all of its athletic venues for using racist slurs towards a Black player on the opposing team during a Friday match. The ban comes after Lesa Pamplin, a Texas woman running for criminal court judge, wrote on Twitter that her goddaughter Rachel Richardson, a Duke … Read more

These Budget-Friendly Date Ideas Will Help Your Romance Survive the Recession

Photo: Esther Pueyo (Shutterstock) Love hurts sometimes, but when it comes to dating in a down economy, sometimes your wallet takes a bigger wallop than your heart. From gas to groceries, you’ve probably noticed things are more expensive than ever these days. You can thank inflation for that. “Inflation is when prices go up, causing … Read more

Volleyball player raises money for Ukraine

Posted: May 20, 2022 / 10:48 PM EDT Updated: May 20, 2022 / 10:49 PM EDT CLIFTON PARK, NY (NEWS10) – A local high school student is using the sport he loves to help those suffering from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Shenendehowa volleyball player Eric Lerner organized a volleyball tournament Friday called Support, Stand and … Read more

Colorado Crossroads Is Back, After Dropping the Ball Over COVID Rules

In May 2021, it looked like the Colorado Convention Center was finally starting to rebound from the pandemic. Tall girls with matching backpacks and sweatpants flooded into the lobby, making their way to ballrooms that had been transformed into volleyball courts for the Colorado Crossroads tournament. The year before, the annual two-weekend tournament had to … Read more

Boys Volleyball Growing In Popularity Across Minnesota – WCCO

EDINA, Minn. (WCCO) – Some of the best women’s volleyball players and coaches in the country come out of Minnesota. Girls’ volleyball is widely popular and successful. But historically, boys’ volleyball has been overlooked. As WCCO’s Ren Clayton explains, with more than 1,200 boys playing, that may be starting to change. READ MORE: Jets Beat … Read more

The 25 best stories about Long Island high school sports in 2021

The 2021 calendar year affected by the COVID-19 pandemic brought many stories to high school. With autumn sports in 2020 moved into 2021 and the start of winter sports delayed until January 2021, athletes were forced to play three packed, shortened seasons for 37 sports over a six-month period from January to June. The rapid … Read more