Tag: USF Volleyball

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Draper dismissed from USF volleyball

USF has made its second coaching change in a week, as Vice President of Athletics Michael Kelly announced Wednesday his decision to not renew the contract of volleyball coach Courtney Draper. In her eight seasons in charge, Draper’s Bulls were 117-135 and 61-86 in conference play. “I would like to […]

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Young Bulls fall to SMU in 4 sets

Young teams can be fun because they’re energetic and constantly learning.  But learning can come with making a lot of mistakes. These mistakes cost USF volleyball (7-13, 1-5 AAC) against SMU (11-5, 4-2 AAC) on Sunday at The Corral, as the Bulls committed 37 errors on the way to their […]

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NOTEBOOK: Friday night lights at USF

It was a brisk night in Tampa on Friday night. Fortunately, AAC play is heating up for several Olympic sports. USF men’s soccer and volleyball were in action at home Friday as a part of homecoming activities. Both could have used a win. Neither got one. Defensive mistakes cost Bulls […]

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NOTEBOOK: Williams heads to WNBA final

Courtney Williams is just three wins away from glory. The former USF women’s basketball standout is heading to the WNBA final after the Connecticut Sun completed a three-game sweep in the semifinal by defeating the Los Angeles Sparks on Sunday night. Williams played for the Bulls from 2012-2016. Williams is […]

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Bulls fall to Hoosiers in 5 sets

USF volleyball (4-7) scared Indiana before falling in five sets (25-16, 18-25, 25-17, 16-25, 15-8) Friday night at The Corral. Indiana, coming in on a five-game win streak, felt unstoppable after beating No. 15 Kentucky. For the majority of the match, though, a win seemed in the Bulls’ sights, as […]

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A good loss and a bad loss

GAINESVILLE — Wins and losses aren’t always black and white. Some wins can feel like losses, while some losses feel better than others. USF volleyball (3-5) experienced losses on both ends of the spectrum Friday during the first day of the Gator Invitational at the O’Connell Center. The latter was […]

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NOTEBOOK: Viens messes with Texas

No matter how good a weekend you had, it probably wasn’t as good as the one Evelyne Viens had in San Antonio. The Bulls’ senior striker scored five goals: a double brace during the Bulls’ 5-1 win against Rice on Friday and a 76th minute insurance goal during No. 17 […]