Volleyball

Navarro hires Ronda Shirley as new volleyball coach

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By MIKE MONTFORT   — Navarro College hired Ronda Shirley as its new volleyball coach, athletic director Roark Montgomery announced Monday. Shirley, an NJCAA Coaches Association Hall of Fame Inductee in 2015, amassed 520 career victories during an illustrious 18-year career at ...

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Bulldog volleyball competes in 2-day NCTC Invitational

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GAINESVILLE, Tx — Bulldog volleyball ventures into its third weekend classic as it joins four other schools for the North Central Texas College Lady Lion Invitational. Coach Kasey McBrearty’s Bulldogs (3-8, 0-1) open play on Friday at 11 am against Brookhaven (3-9) ...

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NC volleyball’s talent blend anticipates big season

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By MIKE MONTFORT   — Navarro volleyball brings back four sophomores for 2016 as it attempts to build upon its 19-12 Region-XIV-Tournament-qualifying season. Middle blockers Mariah Kamake’eaina and second-team All-Region XIV player Tielar Richards return with outside hitters Taylor Selfridge and Sydney ...

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5 Bulldogs earn All-Region XIV Volleyball honors

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TYLER — Five members of coach Kasey McBrearty’s Bulldog volleyball team earned All-Region XIV honors. Selected by league coaches to the first team were sophomores Daisge Smith and MiKayla Benson. Second-team recognition went to sophomore Gabriela Del Mar Rosa and ...

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Blinn, San Jac advance in VB after ‘Dogs bow on 1st day

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By MIKE MONTFORT    — TYLER — Two-time defending NJCAA champion Blinn won the Region XIV Volleyball Championship Sunday night over San Jacinto, but both teams will advance to the national tournament November 19-21 at Casper, Wyo. The top two seeded South Zone qualifiers ...

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