Taylor Cunningham and Jordyn Vaughn have been named Southland Conference Volleyball All-Academic First-Team honorees, the league office announced Monday.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats did what no Southland Conference team had done in almost a month, but could not withstand a red-hot Texas A&M-Corpus Christi squad as the Islanders eliminated the Kats 3-1 (25-19, 25-20, 23-25, 25-17) in the first round of the Southland Conference Tournament on Friday night at the Dugan Wellness Center.
The second season begins on Friday for the Sam Houston State Bearkats as they kick off the Southland Conference Tournament at the Dugan Wellness Center in Corpus Christi.
For the sixth time in the last seven seasons the Sam Houston State Bearkats placed two players on the all-Southland Conference volleyball first team in an announcement by league officials on Tuesday.
Sam Houston State head volleyball coach Brenda Gray announced the signing of another addition to the Bearkats on Monday, signing Elise Smith to a National Letter of Intent.
Despite three players finishing in double figure digs, the Sam Houston State Bearkats could not withstand a UIW rally as the Cardinals took the final three sets to steal a 3-1 (18-25, 25-18, 25-18, 28-26) win in the regular season finale for both teams on Saturday at the McDermott Convocation Center.
A double-double from Jordyn Vaughn was not enough on Thursday as the Texas A&M-Corpus Christi Islanders swept Sam Houston State, 3-0 (25-18, 25-21, 27-25) at the Dugan Wellness Center.
Sam Houston State head volleyball coach Brenda Gray announced the signing of Coppell High School's Breanne Chausse to a national letter of intent on Wednesday.
With the Southland Conference regular season nearing a close, the Sam Houston State Bearkats can secure a high seed in next week's SLC Tournament when it hits the road for a pair of matches this week at Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and UIW.
Sam Houston State was kept off balanced and done in by double-digit Stephen F. Austin blocks, falling 3-0 (18-25, 22-25, 15-25) on Saturday afternoon at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats got back on track on Thursday night, getting 14 kills from Jordyn Vaughn to sweep past Lamar and snap a three-match losing streak, 3-0 (25-15, 25-12, 25-22) at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.
The Sam Houston State Bearkats hit their second lowest percentage of the season and could not hold off a determined Abilene Christian squad on Tuesday night as the Wildcats swept the Kats, 3-0 (25-23, 25-18, 25-22) at Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum.