Category Archives: Husker Volleyball

Nebraska Placed Second in Big 10 Volleyball Preseason Poll, Three Huskers Named to Preseason All-Big 10 Team

Nebraska Placed Second in Big 10 Volleyball Preseason Poll, Three Huskers Named to Preseason All-Big 10 Team

Courtesy: NU Athletic Communications Three members of the Nebraska volleyball team were named to the Preseason All-Big Ten Team on Monday. Nicklin Hames, Lauren Stivrins and Lexi Sun were all voted to the 14-player preseason team by the conference’s head coaches. Additionally, the Huskers were picked second in the preseason poll behind Wisconsin. Minnesota was third. Stivrins, a Scottsdale,…Read more »

Husker Volleyball Team Comes in at No. 2 in AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll

Husker Volleyball Team Comes in at No. 2 in AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll

Courtesy: NU Athletic Department  The Nebraska volleyball team is ranked second in the AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll, which was released on Tuesday. The Huskers received one of the 64 first-place votes and totaled 1,451 points. Stanford, which received 62 first-place votes, took the No. 1 ranking with 1,598 points. The Cardinal defeated the Huskers in…Read more »

Huskers Wrap Up Asia Trip, Finish 3-2 Overall

Huskers Wrap Up Asia Trip, Finish 3-2 Overall

The Nebraska volleyball team is set to return to Lincoln on July 2nd, having gone 3-2 in their matches in Asia. During their 17 day long trip, NU played professional clubs in both Japan and China, while enjoying some sightseeing. Below is the full recap of their matches during the trip: Courtesy – NU Athletic…Read more »

Huskers Take Two of Four in Japan, Heading to China Next

Huskers Take Two of Four in Japan, Heading to China Next

Courtesy – NU Athletic Communications The Nebraska volleyball team played its fourth and final match in Japan on Friday, against the Japanese league runner-up Toray Arrows. The Huskers will head to China on Saturday, where they will play four more matches against Chinese professional teams. Nebraska and Toray played on Friday, one day after the…Read more »

Husker Volleyball Team to Take Themselves Outside of Their “Comfort Zone” for Upcoming Trip to Asia

Husker Volleyball Team to Take Themselves Outside of Their “Comfort Zone” for Upcoming Trip to Asia

The Husker volleyball team wants to forget how last year ended, but they can’t. The picture of Stanford celebrating their national title hangs on the wall of Nebraska’s player’s lounge. In the background of the photograph, are the Stanford players, who are collapsed on the hardwood, celebrating in pure jubilation. However, what’s striking about the…Read more »

Foecke Living her Dream, On and Off the Court

Foecke Living her Dream, On and Off the Court

As Mikaela Foecke walked off the court following Team USA’s 4-1 defeat of Korea on Tuesday, she was greeted with the shrieks of young fans, desperate to grab her attention. “Mikaela!,” one girl shouted. “Can I take a picture with you?” Foecke smiled and paused for a picture with the eager young fan. It’s no…Read more »