KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC volleyball senior Emma Hagedorn (Parkville, Mo.) was named to the 2016 Western Athletic Conference All-Tournament Team, announced by the league on Saturday.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – 2016 All-WAC First-Team honorees Emma Hagedorn (Parkville, Mo.) and Madison Mosier (Lee's Summit, Mo.) each tallied 21 kills and WAC Setter of the Year Kaylyn Brandt (Sumner, Iowa) notched a career-high 70 assists, leaving it all on the court for their final Western Athletic Conference Tournament, but their efforts weren't enough as No. 4 UMKC volleyball lost a five-set heartbreaker to No. 5 UT Rio Grande Valley.
LAS CRUCES, N.M. – The 2016 Western Athletic Conference volleyball award winners, as selected by the league's eight head coaches, were announced at the WAC Tournament banquet. Four UMKC student-athletes earned All-WAC honors, including two first-team selections in seniors Emma Hagedorn (Parkville, Mo.) and Maidson Mosier (Lee's Summit, Mo.), and WAC Setter of the Year, senior Kaylyn Brandt (Sumner, Iowa).
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After finishing the regular season with a 15-12 record and posting an 8-6 mark in Western Athletic Conference play, UMKC volleyball headed to Las Cruces, New Mexico, in search of a conference tournament title and an automatic qualifying bid into the NCAA Tournament.
UMKC volleyball (15-12, 8-6 WAC) fell 3-0 to New Mexico State (23-6, 13-1 WAC) on Saturday afternoon at Swinney Recreation Center. The Aggies claimed the first two sets, 25-19, and held on for a 25-22 third set victory despite a resilient Roos squad that fought until the end.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC volleyball stayed undefeated at Swinney Recreation Center in Western Athletic Conference play by taking down UT Rio Grande Valley, 3-1, on Thursday night.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC volleyball is set to host the final two matches of the 2016 regular season, as they welcome UT Rio Grande Valley and New Mexico State to Swinney Recreation Center. The Roos will face UTRGV on Thursday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m., and will welcome New Mexico State on Saturday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. for senior day.
BAKERSFIELD, Calif. – UMKC volleyball had a four-game winning streak snapped at CSU Bakersfield on Saturday, falling to the Runners 3-0.
PHOENIX, Ariz. – Led by senior Madison Mosier (Lee's Summit, Mo.), UMKC volleyball swept Grand Canyon in Phoenix, Arizona, on Thursday evening to with their fourth-straight match.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC volleyball is set to face Grand Canyon and CSU Bakersfield in the final regular season road trip of 2016. The Roos will play the Lopes on Thursday, Nov. 3 at 8 p.m. CT, and face the Runners on Saturday, Nov. 5 at 3 p.m. CT.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – In front of a loud and passionate home crowd, UMKC volleyball posted a four-set win over Seattle U on Saturday, winning 27-25, 16-25, 25-22, 27-25.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – UMKC volleyball topped Utah Valley, 3-1, on Thursday night, avenging a five-set loss to the Wolverines earlier in the season. The Roos fell in the first set, 26-24, but bounced back to win the next three, 25-22, 25-20, 25-23, at Swinney Recreation Center.