Kenzie Knuckles
Destination Unknown: Nebraska Volleyball Turns Attention To Spring
13 days ago by Erin Sorensen
Nebraska volleyball has always known its destination. The question now is just how long it will take to get there.
Serve and Pass Improvement Key for Huskers
1 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Serve, pass and defense. That simple mantra is the foundation on which John Cook has built his program. Nebraska used that formula to advance to four straight Final Fours. However, the 2019 team followed a slightly different script and it led to an earlier-than-normal exit from the NCAA Tournament.
Huskers Set with Knuckles, Still Need More Specialists to Step Up
3 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The Nebraska volleyball team will return its entire starting lineup from the 2019 season, but there’s been a lot of change as well. Hail Varsity recently caught up with Coach John Cook to go position-by-position through the roster and look ahead to the 2020 season. Next up: defensive specialists.
Padding the Stats: Most Memorable Games of 2019-20
4 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
It's finals week at Nebraska, marking the end of the 2019-20 academic calendar at Nebraska. With that being the case, Jacob Padilla thought it would be a good time to look back at the best games he covered in each of his beats this season.
2019 Nebraska Volleyball Position Reviews: Defensive Specialists
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
This week, Hail Varsity is looking back and looking ahead with a position-by-position breakdown of the 2019 Huskers and the reinforcements on the way. Today we close things out with a breakdown of the defensive specialists.
Huskers Move up in Final AVCA Poll, Freshmen Earn Recognition
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The Huskers moved up in the final AVCA Poll and a pair of Husker freshmen earned postseason recognition on Monday afternoon.
Padding the Stats: Final Reflection on 2019 Nebraska Volleyball Season
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska may not have have made it all the way to the top of Mt. Everest or gotten revenge on Stanford and Wisconsin, but there's still plenty to celebrate about the 2019 season.
Badgers Bounce Huskers from NCAA Tournament
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
The third time wasn’t the charm for the Huskers as the fourth-seed Wisconsin Badgers swept fifth-seeded Nebraska again on Saturday evening, ending the Huskers’ season in the regional finals.
Huskers Roll to Sweep Over the Rainbow Wahine in Regional Semifinal
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Fifth-seeded Nebraska earned its rematch with No. 4 Wisconsin, sweeping 12th-seeded Hawaii in a round of 16 match-up at the Wisconsin Field House on Friday afternoon.
Sweet, Sweet Victory Sends Nebraska to the Sweet 16
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
No. 5 Nebraska had to dig deep on Saturday night after dropping the first set to Missouri, but the Huskers rallied to win in four and punch their ticket to the Madison regional in the final match of the year at the Devaney Center.
Stivrins, Kubik Ball Out as No. 5 Huskers Sweep Ball State
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Lauren Stivrins and Madi Kubik led the fifth-seeded Huskers to a first-round win over Ball State in the NCAA Tournament on Friday night, sweeping the Cardinals at the Devaney Center to advance to the second round.
Five Huskers Honored by Big Ten
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Five Huskers received recognition from the Big Ten on Wednesday afternoon when the conference released its postseason honors.
No. 6 Nebraska Ready to Trust Its Training Ahead of NCAA Tournament
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
John Cook's message to his team as the Huskers head into their final week of practice before the NCAA Tournament begins is simple: trust your training.
No. 6 Huskers Suffocate Ohio State to Close Out Regular Season
9 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
No. 6 Nebraska closed out the regular season with a strong defensive effort on Saturday night, sweeping Ohio State at the Devaney Center. The Huskers beat the Buckeyes 25-15, 25-16, 25-19 in front of a crowd of 8,170 to finish 25-4 overall and 17-3 in Big Ten play.
Huskers Hit the Road to Face Two Top-10 Foes
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Coach John Cook often says the ante goes up each week in the Big Ten. This week, however, it’s all-in time as the sixth-raked Huskers will hit the road to take on No. 7 Minnesota (20-4, 14-2 Big Ten) and No. 5 Wisconsin (19-5, 15-1) with the Big Ten title up for grabs.
No. 6 Huskers Fend off Early Hawkeye Haymaker to Win in Five
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
A week after sweeping Iowa on its own court, the No. 6 Huskers needed five sets to get past the Hawkeyes in round two at the Devaney Center on Saturday night.
Huskers Earn First-Ever Sweep at Michigan State
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
No. 6 Nebraska earned its first sweep at Jenison Field House on Wednesday night as the Huskers took down Michigan State for the second time this season.
Huskers Handle Hawkeyes in Three Sets
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
No. 7 Nebraska handed Iowa its fourth straight 3-0 defeat on Saturday night as the Huskers made short work of the Hawkeyes in Iowa City.
Huskers Tame Wildcats with Serve, Block and Defense
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
No. 7 Nebraska flexed its defensive muscles once again in a sweep over Northwestern on Wednesday night, holding the Wildcats to a season-low hitting percentage.
Knuckles' Confidence Grows as Nebraska's Defense Continues to Dominate
10 mo ago by Jacob Padilla
Nebraska's defense – led by a true freshman libero – continues to lead the way for the Huskers as they head into week seven of Big Ten play.
 
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