Jenny Brickner and Chelsea Morgan earned All-American honors for their play this season in leading Azusa Pacific to the NAIA Tournament. Brickner was placed on the first team with Morgan on the second.
Azusa Pacific took care of business Friday afternoon defeating Savannah Art & Design (Ga.), 3-1, but did not advance to the quarterfinals of the NAIA Tournament because of a third place finish in Pool C.
After winning its opening match yesterday, Azusa Pacific suffered 2 crucial defeats in pool play Thursday at the NAIA Tournament in San Diego, Calif.
Azusa Pacific swept Indiana Southeast, 3-0, on the first day of action at the NAIA Tournament on Wednesday afternoon at Golden Gymnasium in San Diego.
Azusa Pacific, one of 20 teams headed to San Diego for the NAIA Championship Tournament, has a difficult draw in its pool. The Cougars open play, Wednesday, Nov. 30, against Indiana-Southeast.
The NAIA's No. 20-ranked Point Loma Nazarene rallied to beat No. 7-ranked Azusa Pacific, 3-2, to clinch a third place finish at the Region II tournament, Saturday night.
Azusa Pacific took a game from Cal Baptist, but the No. 3-ranked Lancers took 3 from the Cougars in the semifinals of the NAIA regional playoffs.
Chris Keife was named the 2005 GSAC Coach of the Year and Jenny Brickner, Chelsea Morgan and Allison Kincheloe were named to the All-GSAC team as announced earlier this week by the conference.
For the first time since 2002, Azusa Pacific has advanced to the semifinals of the NAIA regional volleyball playoffs after dropping Concordia tonight in 4 games.
In a match-up of 2 top-10 teams, No. 3-ranked California Baptist beat No. 10-ranked Azusa Pacific, 3-1, at Van Dyne Gym in Riverside, Thursday night.
The NAIA's No. 13-ranked Azusa Pacific swept past Westmont, 3-0, Tuesday night at the Felix Event Center. It was the Cougars fourth straight win.
The NAIA's No. 13-ranked Azusa Pacific may have gotten off to a slow start but it finished fast in sweeping No. 8-ranked Concordia, 3-0, Saturday night, at the Felix Event Center.
Jenny Brickner set a new Cougar career mark for assist blocks as she helped the NAIA's No. 14-ranked Azusa Pacific roll to a 3-0 win over Hope International.
The NAIA's No. 14-ranked Azusa Pacific won its 20th match of the season by sweeping The Master's, 3-0, in Santa Clarita, Calif., on Friday night.
Setter Allison Kincheloe was named NAIA Setter of the Week today. She also was tabbed for the same award at the conference and regional levels.
Azusa Pacific gave Fresno Pacific all it could handle in the opening 2 games but ultimately the Sunbirds flexed their muscle and came a away win a 3-0 win.
The NAIA's No. 15-ranked Azusa Pacific dominated Vanguard from the outset en route to a 3-0 win. With the win, the Cougars improve to 19-5 on the season.
The NAIA's No. 15-ranked Azusa Pacific won its fifth straight match, defeating No. 21-ranked Biola, 3-0, to move to 18-5. The Cougars also moved to 9-4 in GSAC play.
The NAIA's No. 15-ranked Azusa Pacific defeated Point Loma Nazarene, 3-1, to claim its second victory in as many nights.
The NAIA's No. 15-ranked Azusa Pacific started out slow but finished strong in a 3-1 win over La Verne in non-conference action, Thursday night, at the Felix Event Center.
The NAIA's No. 16-ranked Azusa Pacific made quick work of San Diego Christian, sweeping the Hawks, 3-0, in GSAC action Tuesday night.
Allison Kincheloe was named GSAC Setter of the Week and Brittany Brown earned GSAC Libero of the Week honors for their play last week.
The NAIA's No. 16-ranked Azusa Pacific defeated Westmont, 3-1, to improve to 14-5 on the season. The Cougars also upped their GSAC mark to 6-4.
The NAIA's No. 3-ranked California Baptist beat No. 16-ranked Azusa Pacific, 3-0, in GSAC action, Thursday night, at the Felix Event Center.
In a clash of 2 of the NAIA's best, No. 20-ranked Concordia upset No. 8-ranked Azusa Pacific, 3-1, in Irvine, Calif.
The NAIA's No. 11-ranked Azusa Pacific defeated Hope International, 3-0, to win its 13th match of the season.
The NAIA's No. 11-ranked Azusa Pacific defeated The Master's, 3-0, in volleyball action, Saturday night, at the Felix Event Center.
Fresno Pacific and Azusa Pacific squared off in a showdown between 2 of the NAIA's best. The Sunbirds prevailed, 3-0, to move to 12-0 on the year. The Cougars are 11-3.
Azusa Pacific had its 8-match winning streak snapped as the Vanguard Lions defeated the Cougars, 3-2, in GSAC play, Friday night, at the Pit in Costa Mesa, Calif.
The NAIA's No. 11-ranked Azusa Pacific held off a tough Biola squad in 5 games and improved to 11-1 on the season.
Azusa Pacific middle blocker Chelsea Morgan has been granted another season of eligibility and will be officially listed as a junior.
Seniors Jenny Brickner and Colleen Walker along with freshmen Brittany Brown and Allison Kincheloe were recently honored for their early season play.
Junior Chelsea Morgan had an outstanding all-around game in leading the NAIA's No. 11-ranked Azusa Pacific over Point Loma Nazarene 3-0.
Azusa Pacific won its sixth consecutive match by defeating Embry-Riddle (Ariz.), 3-0.
Azusa Pacific swept past San Diego Christian in 3 games, 30-19, 30-14, 30-20.
The NAIA's No. 17-ranked Azusa Pacific volleyball team extended its match win streak to 4 with another pair of victories at the Holiday Inn Volleyball Invitational in Portland, Ore.
Azusa Pacific recorded 2 more wins today at the Holiday Inn Volleyball Invitational in Portland, Ore. The NAIA's No. 17-ranked Cougars are off to their best start since 2002.
Freshman Brittany Brown's play helped propel the Cougars to an early 3-0 win over Bellevue (Neb.), but Savannah Art & Design (Ga.) beat Azusa Pacific 3-0 later in the day to end a 3-match win streak.
Senior Jenny Brickner and Co. got the season off to an ideal start. Azusa Pacific did not lose a game in winning a pair of matches today at the 22nd Annual Fresno Pacific Invitational.
Head coach Chris Keife will begin his second season at Azusa Pacific with a young and talented collection of newcomers as the Cougars hope to build on last year's 20-win campaign.
Azusa Pacific has released the 2005 volleyball schedule. Of the Cougars' 30 matches, 21 of them are against teams that reached their respective postseason tournaments.
Azusa Pacific volleyball coach Chris Keife announced the signing of 8 freshmen recruits today. The Cougars are looking to build on their 20-13 season from a year ago.