Tayler Gray always admired how her mother, longtime Sam Houston State head volleyball coach Brenda Gray, approached every day with enthusiasm.
For Bryan basketball Chris Jones, it was tough to leave his players, but the opportunity to coach his daughter and watch her games made the decision easy.
Bryan athletic director Lance Angel wanted to get back into coaching. He got that chance and is leaving Bryan to be the head football coach and athletic director at Palestine. He returns to Palestine after five years at Bryan.
A&M Consolidated head volleyball coach Jennifer Kazmierski is stepping down after leading the Lady Tigers for six years.
A&M Consolidated head volleyball coach Jennifer Kazmierski is stepping down. She was at Consol for six years total.
Bryan athletic director Lance Angel wanted to get back into coaching. He''ll be leaving the district to pursue that opportunity as the head football coach and athletic director in Palestine. He returns to Palestine after five years at Bryan.
The Bryan volleyball program will hold a summer camp for fifth through eighth grade girls on June 4-6 at 1-4 p.m. each day at Viking Gym. Cost is $60 with a T-shirt included.
Here are the Texas Sports Writers' Association 2018 all-state volleyball teams.
A&M Consolidated senior libero Sawyer Nowak and junior outside hitter Sutton Springer were first-team selections on the Texas Sports Writers Association’s Class 5A all-state volleyball team.
It was the year of the middle for Brazos Valley volleyball teams in 2018. With so many talented players, especially at middle blocker, it was hard to pick the three teams.But we did, and without further ado, here is The Eagle’s 2018 All-Brazos Valley volleyball team.
Rudder honored several volleyball players at its annual awards banquet Monday.
A&M Consolidated senior setter Emily Edwards made the Texas Girls Coaches Association all-state volleyball team in Class 5A.
A&M Consolidated High School senior Sawyer Nowak and her family display the Sam Houston State University Bearkat hand sign after Nowak officially signed a letter of intent to play volleyball for the Bearkats.
A&M Consolidated's Emily Edwards poses for pictures with her family after the volleyball player signed a letter of intent to continue her playing career at University of Houston.
A&M Consolidated High School volleyball player Riley Daniel smiles for pictures with her mom after signing a letter of intent Wednesday to play at Portland State University in Oregon.
College Station's McKenzie Bennett is joined by her parents, Sherry and Gregg, and coaches Amy Bush and Kacie Street as she signs Wednesday to play volleyball for Lamar University.
LONGVIEW — The fourth-ranked Leon volleyball team lost to No. 2 Beckville 25-23, 25-14, 21-25, 25-20 in the Class 2A Region III final Saturday at Lobo Coliseum.
BRENHAM — The 10th-ranked Burton volleyball team forced a fifth set but lost to Thorndale 25-21, 17-25, 25-20, 11-25, 16-14 in the Class 2A Region IV final Saturday at Cub Gym.
LONGVIEW — The fourth-ranked Leon volleyball team will play second-ranked Beckville for the Class 2A Region III title at 2 p.m. Saturday at Lobo Coliseum.
BRENHAM — The 10th-ranked Burton volleyball team will play Thorndale for the Class 2A Region IV title at 1 p.m. Saturday at Cub Gym.
CYPRESS — Through two sets, sixth-ranked A&M Consolidated’s Class 5A Region III quarterfinal volleyball match against seventh-ranked Kingwood Park looked like it could be a classic.
There was nothing unlucky about the Iola volleyball program making a 13th consecutive appearance in the regional quarterfinals.
The Caldwell volleyball team, District 26-4A runner-up, fell in Class 4A Region IV quarterfinal action to seventh-ranked Fulshear 25-19, 25-16, 25-9 at Navasota on Tuesday night. Fulshear, the 25-4A runner-up, advances to play the Pleasanton-Navarro winner Friday at the Blossom Athletic Cent…
A&M Consolidated volleyball is on a countdown.
Several Brazos Valley volleyball teams are ranked among the top 10 in their classifications by the Texas Girls Coaches Association heading into the regional quarterfinals.
The Snook volleyball team beat Brazos 15-25, 25-21, 25-19, 25-16 in Class 2A area playoffs Thursday. Snook will face Thorndale in the regional quarterfinals at a time and site to be determined.
BAYTOWN — The No. 17 Blinn volleyball team lost to No. 13 Panola 25-22, 23-25, 26-24, 25-21 on Friday in the Region XIV Conference tournament at Lee.
MONTGOMERY -- Senior middle blocker Harper White doesn't remember exactly what A&M Consolidated head coach Jennifer Kazmierski said to fire up her squad after the third set of its Class 5A bi-district volleyball matchup against Montgomery.
MAGNOLIA -- Nerves early may have cost the College Station volleyball team, but the Lady Cougars found their game and put Tomball a little on edge.
CAMERON — Bryan hasn’t lost a match 3-0 since an August contest with Langham Creek, so Lady Vikings head coach Ashley Davis was confident her team would fight in its bi-district showdown with Round Rock on Tuesday night.
Allen Academy head volleyball coach Desiree Engram didn’t plan for this.
Snook and fourth-ranked Leon both grabbed Class 2A bi-district volleyball victories Monday night.
SOMERVILLE — The Dime Box volleyball team beat Richards 26-24, 21-25, 25-18, 25-11 and McDade 21-25, 23-25, 25-15, 25-22, 15-11 to earn the third and final playoff berth from District 26-A on Saturday at Yegua Gym.
CARTHAGE — The No. 19 Blinn volleyball team lost to No. 15 Panola 25-22, 14-25, 25-22, 11-15, 15-5 and beat Temple 25-12, 25-16, 25-17 on Saturday. The victory was Blinn head coach Terry Gamble’s 900th.
Sutton Springer had 12 kills and 22 digs to help lead the A&M Consolidated volleyball team past Waco Midway 25-17, 25-21, 25-23 on Friday in a warmup match for the playoffs.
Playing a key role on a high school sports team can come with a lot of stress, and not all student-athletes have someone their own age at home who can relate.
The ninth-ranked A&M Consolidated volleyball team is dancing into the playoffs after going through District 19-5A undefeated, a run capped by a 25-13, 25-9, 25-11 sweep of Magnolia on Tuesday at Tiger Gym.
Four years went by fast for Bryan head volleyball coach Ashley Davis.
KATY — The College Station volleyball team defeated Katy Paetow 25-15, 25-20, 21-25, 25-18 in District 19-5A play Tuesday night to end the regular season.
WALLER — The Waller volleyball team defeated Rudder 25-7, 25-12, 25-20 in District 19-5A play Tuesday night to end regular season play.
Richards, Dime Box and McDade will hold a three-way playoff for the final playoff spot in District 26-A starting at 10 a.m. Saturday in Somerville. The three teams finished tied for third in 26-A.
When College Station first-year head volleyball coach Kacie Street moved Kate Georgiades from libero to outside hitter, the junior was ready for the challenge.
MAGNOLIA — The A&M Consolidated volleyball team remained undefeated in District 19-5A play with a 27-25, 25-21, 25-23 victory over Magnolia West on Friday.
The College Station volleyball team defeated Rudder 25-23, 25-10, 25-6 in District 19-5A action Friday at Cougar Gym.
CYPRESS — The Bryan volleyball team lost to Cypress Ranch 25-13, 17-25, 26-24, 25-23 in District 14-6A action Friday.
So many things are up in the air for the Bryan volleyball team and the rest of District 14-6A.
The Rudder volleyball team found its swing in its second set against Magnolia but it wasn’t enough to avoid a Senior Night sweep by the Lady Bulldogs 25-15, 25-23, 25-16 on Tuesday night at The Armory.
BRENHAM — The A&M Consolidated volleyball team remained perfect in District 19-5A with a 23-25, 25-15, 25-22, 25-20 victory over Brenham on Tuesday.
WALLER — The College Station volleyball team lost to Waller 25-17, 25-23, 26-24 in District 19-5A action Tuesday.