The Sam Houston State Bearkats will turn their focus to postseason play this weekend when they head to Natchitoches, La., as the No. 3 overall seed and take on No. 6 McNeese in the opening round of the Southland Conference Tournament on Friday at Prather Coliseum.
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The Sam Houston State Bearkats walked away with two of the biggest postseason awards the Southland Conference has to hand out on Wednesday as Taylor Cunningham was named the league's player of the year and Madison Wallace was named the libero of the year, per a release from league officials.
For the fifth week this season Sam Houston State senior Taylor Cunningham has claimed a weekly honor from the Southland Conference as the league named her the defensive player of the week on Monday, per a release from league officials.
Thanks to double-digit kills from Taylor Cunningham and Breanne Chausse, the Sam Houston State volleyball team closed out the regular season with a 3-1 victory at Abilene Christian, Saturday afternoon.
The Sam Houston State Bearkat volleyball team has already secured one of the top seeds in the upcoming Southland Conference Tournament, but will look to build some momentum heading into the tournament on Saturday when it concludes the 2018 regular season against Abilene Christian at Moody Coliseum.
The Sam Houston State volleyball team tried to claw its way back from a 2-0 deficit but the Bearkats were out-hit .161 - .009 and fell by a score of 3-1, Saturday afternoon at Central Arkansas.
In a battle for first place, the league-leading Stephen F. Austin Ladyjacks held serve on their home floor on Thursday night, snapping Sam Houston's 10-match win streak with a 3-1 win at Shelton Gym.
It was not easy, but the Sam Houston State Bearkats walked out of Bernard G. Johnson Coliseum for the final time in 2018 with a win, sweeping past New Orleans on Tuesday night.
With the Southland Conference race coming down to the final weeks of the regular season, the Sam Houston State Bearkats are squarely in the thick of the hunt for the league title. But to get there they will have to navigate a difficult four-match stretch to end the season, beginning Tuesday night in the home finale against New Orleans.
Senior Madison Wallace was named the Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week, per a release from league officials on Monday afternoon.
Grinding out another five-set victory, the Sam Houston State volleyball team (19-5, 11-1 SLC) fought hard for a 3-2, Southland Conference win at Houston Baptist, Saturday afternoon at Sharp Gym.