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Softball preps for another long weekend

By Keelen Holcomb | February 26, 2016

Softball (2-3) will get its long weekend started today as the team prepares to compete in the Grand Canyon University Tournament in Phoenix.The Huskies will play two games today, the first coming against Texas State University and the second against Grand...

Volleyball prepares for three-game weekend

By Danielle Brown | September 17, 2015

Volleyball (4-5, 0-0 MAC) will host the Huskie Invitational this weekend, welcoming teams including Western Kentucky, Northern Iowa and Alabama.The games will begin on Friday when the Huskies face off against Alabama (4-6) at 7:00 p.m., and will conclude...

Volleyball loses two out of three at Wichita Invite

By Danielle Brown | September 14, 2015

Volleyball (4-5, 0-0 MAC) went 1-2 over the weekend in the Wichita State Invitational, defeating Texas State but taking losses to both Wichita State and No. 21 Kentucky.Wichita StateThe Huskies started the invitational with a game against Wichita State...

Volleyball traveling before eight straight home games

By Christopher Loggins | September 10, 2015

Volleyball (3-3, 0-0 MAC) will travel to Wichita, Kan. this weekend to participate in the Wichita State Invitational.The team will face off against Wichita State, Texas State and 21-ranked Kentucky.The team has lost two straight games coming into the...