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The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

The student voice of Washington State University since 1895

The Daily Evergreen

WSU volleyball associate head coach Burdette Greeny celebrates after sweeping Utah, Nov. 18.

“He exemplifies what it means to be a fighter” 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter December 5, 2022

Burdette Greeny, WSU volleyball associate head coach announced earlier this season that he was diagnosed with cancer. Even through his diagnosis and the treatment inherent with it, he has been with the...

WSU libero Karly Basham celebrates with her teammates after scoring a point during an NCAA volleyball match against UW, Nov. 25.

WSU to face hosting San Diego in the second round

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter December 2, 2022

Following a convincing sweep of UNLV in the first round of the NCAA Tournament, WSU volleyball (23-9, 14-6 Pac-12) has a quick turnaround as they are set to face San Deigo (28-1, 18-0 West Coast) on Friday.  WSU...

WSU volleyball players celebrate after sweeping UW, Nov. 25.

WSU keeps dancing with win over UNLV

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter December 2, 2022

Get the brooms out. It was another sweep for the 2022 WSU volleyball team. To start off the NCAA tournament, the Cougs looked hungry to get the win.  WSU volleyball (23-9, 14-6 Pac-12) took down UNLV...

WSU middle blocker Magda Jehlarova (15) and setter Argentina Ung (12) celebrate after a point during an NCAA womens volleyball match against California Baptist, Sept. 1, at Bohler Gymnasium.

Magda Jehlarova named 2022 Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete of the Year 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter December 2, 2022

Awards continue to rack up for Magda Jehlarova, who is quickly becoming one of the most decorated WSU volleyball players in the program’s history.  Jehlarova was most recently named the Pac-12 Scholar-Athlete...

WSU opposite Katy Ryan celebrates with her teammates after scoring a point during an NCAA volleyball match against UW, Nov. 25.

Four Cougs make Pac-12 All-Conference team 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter December 1, 2022

The offense of the 2022 WSU volleyball team has been spectacular. Both on an individual level and as a unit, the offense has been the focal point of the team. Through their dedication and hard work,...

WSU outside hitter Pia Timmer (left) and setter Argentina Ung (right) celebrate after scoring a point during an NCAA volleyball match against UW, Nov. 25.

WSU going dancing, set to face UNLV in round one 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 30, 2022

WSU Volleyball (22-9, 14-6 Pac-12) is going dancing for the seventh straight season. After a third-place finish in the conference, the Cougs got a bid and a relatively decent seeding position for the 2022...

WSU outside hitter Pia Timmer (left) and opposite Katy Ryan (right) celebrate after sweeping UW, Nov. 25.

Thirty-one hours. Two Apple Cups. One Story

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 29, 2022

Over the course of 31 hours, I was blessed to be allowed to cover both volleyball and football Apple Cups. For volleyball, I was working as the beat writer for this very publication and for football,...

WSU recognizes senior outside hitter Laura Jansen before an NCAA volleyball game against UW, Nov. 25.

Cougs pounce on puppies of UW 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 26, 2022

In the final game of the 2022 volleyball regular season, the Apple Cup was played in Pullman. It was also senior night for one Coug, Laura Jansen.  No. 25 WSU volleyball (21-9, 13-6 Pac-12) hosted...

WSU volleyball players high-five fans after sweeping UW, Nov. 25.

One last ride for WSU volleyball 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 25, 2022

The 2022 WSU volleyball team features some of the most decorated players in the history of the program. But on their 2022 senior night against the Huskies, only a single player was commemorated. That player...

WSU middle blocker Magda Jehlarova (15) and outside hitter Pia Timmer (7) attempt to block a spike from Utah middle blocker KJ Burgess during an NCAA volleyball match, Nov. 18.

UCLA Bruin might too much for Cougs to handle

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 23, 2022

It was a thriller in Bohler on Tuesday night, but the might of the Bruins was just too much to handle for the Cougars down the stretch.  WSU volleyball (21-9, 13-6 Pac-12) hosted UCLA (16-12, 10-9)...

Then-freshman middleblocker Magda Jehlarova spikes ball on Nov. 15, 2019 in Bohler.

Golden, Jehlarova, Ryan named to CSC Academic team

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 23, 2022

Not only are the No. 25 ranked WSU volleyball women getting it done on the court, but several are also getting it done in the classroom.  Three members of the 2022 team were named to the College Sports...

WSU middle blocker Magda Jehlarova spikes the ball during an NCAA volleyball match against Utah, Nov. 18.

Cougs best Buffaloes in the wild and on the court 

BRANDON WILLMAN, Evergreen reporter November 22, 2022

WSU volleyball (21-9, 13-6 Pac-12) increased their tournament bid odds with another big win at home during their final home stretch.  Taking on the Colorado Buffaloes (18-10, 10-8), the Cougs rightfully...

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