Category: Volleyball

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Turner Johnson named Week 9 Athlete of the Week

Though listed as a setter on the University of Winnipeg men’s volleyball roster, third-year Turner Johnson has been a bit of a swiss army knife so far this season.“Turner has provided ball control and has been willing to play a variety of positions” says UW head coach, Richard Wiebe. “His attitude is great and he's ...

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Sydney Currell named Week 9 Athlete of the Week

The Red River College women’s volleyball team has benefitted from a new set of hands this season. Rookie setter Sydney Currell helped the Rebels get a split out of their games in Week 9, losing in five sets with the University of Winnipeg Wesmen (25-18, 25-22, 25-22, 26-24, 16-14) on Friday and then bouncing back ...

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Volleyball Championships 2016: Pilots dominate final for a PUC sweep

Men's VolleyballProvidence University College defeats Red River College 3-0 (25-17, 25-16, 25-22)After a thrilling come-from-behind win on Saturday, the 3rd ranked Red River College men’s team looked like they were still recovering from such a long and draining five set match on Sunday. The host Pilots - having just seen their women’s team pull out ...

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Volleyball Championships 2016: Pilots upset Wesmen in wild 3-2 redemption of last year’s Final

Women's VolleyballProvidence University College defeats University of Winnipeg College 3-2 (23-25, 19-25, 25-16, 25-18, 15-8)After the first two sets of the 2016 women’s volleyball Final, the University of Winnipeg College Wesmen had all but erased the opposing Providence University College’s home crowd. Defending both the 2014 and 2015 MCAC Championship titles, the Wesmen got tasked ...

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Better late than never for Rebels

Red River College defeats Canadian Mennonite University 3-2 (20-25, 25-21, 18-25, 26-24, 17-15)Ask anyone within earshot of this year’s volleyball Final Fours in Otterburne and they’ll tell you this was the game of the day. And not just because it was the only game that didn’t end in a decisive 3-sets-to-none decision, either. Just when ...