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Volleyball - Archives 2015

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Play UA Volleyball NCAA Tournament Press Conference Transcript
Volleyball 11/30/2015

Read what head coach Dave Rubio, junior setter Penina Snuka and senior middle blocker Halli Amaro had to say about playing in the NCAA Tournament, beginning Friday in Provo, Utah.

Arizona Selected For 27th NCAA Tournament
Volleyball 11/29/2015

Following a 19-13 regular season, the Arizona volleyball team has earned an at-large selection to the 2015 NCAA Tournament.

Play Cats Down Sun Devils on Senior Day
Volleyball 11/27/2015

In the final match of the regular season, 23rd-ranked Arizona volleyball took down Arizona State in four sets (25-20, 23-25, 25-22, 25-21) in front of a season-high 3,144 fans in McKale Center on a day in which Arizona honored its four seniors, Halli Amaro, Anna Panagiotakopoulos, MacKenzie Kleespies and Nikki Attea in their final matches in the arena.

Oregon State Defeats Arizona in Corvallis
Volleyball 11/25/2015

Despite a solid night offensively, 23rd-ranked Arizona volleyball fell in its final road match of the season in four sets to Oregon State (23-25, 29-27, 19-25, 22-25).

Laura Larson Named First-Team All-Academic
Volleyball 11/25/2015

Laura Larson has been selected to the Pac-12 All-Academic first team, commissioner Larry Scott announced on Wednesday.

Volleyball Takes on Arizona State for Senior Day
Volleyball 11/24/2015

In the final match of the regular season, Arizona is set to take on Arizona State at McKale Center on Friday at 3 p.m. MST in a match televised by the Pac-12 Networks.

Volleyball 11/23/2015

Halli Amaro, Nikki Attea, MacKenzie Kleespies and Anna Panagiotakopoulos embark on the final regular season matches of their career this week, concluding with ASU on Friday for Senior Day.

Nikki Attea Named Offensive Player of the Week
Volleyball 11/23/2015

In her penultimate contest in McKale Center, senior Nikki Attea led Arizona to its biggest win of the year, posting a career-high 23 kills in the Wildcats' five-set victory over No. 11 UCLA. Her effort earned her the Pac-12 Offensive Player of the Week, commissioner Larry Scott announced on Monday.

Arizona Takes Down 11th-Ranked UCLA in Five
Volleyball 11/22/2015

TUCSON In a five-set thriller at McKale Center, No. 23 Arizona took down No. 11 UCLA (25-22, 29-27, 25-27, 21-25, 15-10), winning the fifth set after dropping the third and fourth sets.

Snuka Makes History, but UA Falls to Top-Ranked USC, 3-1
Volleyball 11/20/2015

Penina Snuka recorded her conference-leading 18th double-double of the season, while Laura Larson recorded her 12th consecutive double-digit dig performance with a match-high of 16, but it wasn't enough as top-ranked Southern California bested No. 23 Arizona 3-1 (25-14, 25-22, 22-25, 25-20) on Friday night inside McKale Center.

Arizona Volleyball Inks Three for 2016
Volleyball 11/17/2015

Arizona has received Letters of Intent from three top volleyball players who will begin their collegiate careers in 2016, head coach Dave Rubio announced on Tuesday. Arizona will welcome Shardonee Hayes from Columbus High School in Columbus, Ga., as well as Devyn Cross and Elizabeth Shelton from Desert High School on the Edwards Air Force Base in California.

Cats Wrap Up Weekend With No. 11 UCLA
Volleyball 11/16/2015

Twenty-third-ranked Arizona faces No. 11 UCLA on Sunday at noon with all-time dig record by a setter in reach for junior Penina Snuka.