Volleyball

Glenn gets first win in undefeated start

Glenn gets first win in undefeated start

The MSU Denver volleyball team opened up their season this past Friday. The Roadrunners traveled to Oregon to participate in Concordia Labor Day tournament. The two day event began play Sept. 2. Coach Jenny Glenn took the sideline in her first official appearance as head coach of the Roadrunners. Glenn’s girls were good, very good. The Roadrunners started […]

MSU Denver sport shorts

MSU Denver sport shorts

Torr receives RMAC preseason award Senior volleyball player Brandi Torr has been named the RMAC preseason setter of the year. Torr was selected in a vote amongst the 15 RMAC coaches. Torr ranks sixth all-time in MSU Denver volleyball history with 3,167 assists. Women’s golf season tees off Senior Allie Johnston, Junior Lindsey Gullikson and […]

Metro volleyball advances to RMAC semifinals

Metro volleyball advances to RMAC semifinals

After losing to UC-Colorado Springs twice in the regular season, Metro volleyball avenged the losses in the 3-1 victory in the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference quarterfinals at the Auraria Event Center Nov. 17. “We’re 0-2 against this team and we’re not particularly fond of that,” said head coach Debbie Hendricks. Junior outside hitter Michaela Smith […]

Metro volleyball silences Thunderwolves

Metro volleyball silences Thunderwolves

Metro volleyball defeated CSU Pueblo 3-1 Nov. 7 while on the road improving their record to 18-9 overall (14-3 RMAC). The Thunderwolves were coming off a school record-setting performance, winning their last 15 sets and sweeping their last five opponents at home. It appears that Metro didn’t take CSU Pueblo seriously heading into the match. […]

Metro volleyball knocks off Chadron State

Metro volleyball knocks off Chadron State

The Roadrunners swept the Chadron State College Eagles in dominating fashion Halloween night at the Auraria Event Center to increase their record to 16-9 (12-3 conference). Metro outclassed CSC in every facet of the game. The Roadrunner offense hit .320 while the defense allowed a stingy .204 hit percentage for the Eagles. Metro walked away […]

Volleyball on nine-game winning streak

Volleyball on nine-game winning streak

Roadrunner volleyball earned their ninth straight victory Oct. 17 at home when they swept the Western New Mexico Mustangs. The Metro defense stole the show, holding the Mustangs to a hitting percentage of .132 in the first set, .059 in the second set and an incredibly stingy -.088 in the third set. “We’ve had a […]