Volleyball

Transfer improving her game

When Cursty Jackson — a Los Angeles native — came to Arizona this summer after transferring from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, she had never been asked to be a defensive player. Read more

V-ball looks to stay sharp

As Arizona hosts its final tournament of the season, Texas State University, Pepperdine University and New Mexico State University will make the trip to the Old Pueblo to take part in the Arizona Invitational by Lodge on the Desert over the weekend. Read more

Hanzlova finding her way

Marketa Hanzlova, a junior outside hitter from the Czech Republic, didn't always picture herself coming to the United States. In fact, it was something the volleyball star just stumbled in to. Read more

Athlete of the Week: Whitney Dosty

Whitney Dosty, a senior outside hitter on the Arizona volleyball team, has started the 2010 season on an offensive tear. Last weekend in the Wolf Pack Invitational, Dosty racked up 47 kills over three games, leading the Wildcats to a 2-1 record in the tournament and a 7-2 start to the season. The Arizona Daily Wildcat caught up with Dosty to talk about the season so far and about what songs she has on her iPod. Read more

V-ball: slow start costs Wildcats

Slow starts have plagued the Arizona volleyball team this season, and the trend continued this weekendat the Wolf Pack Invitational in Reno, Nev., where the Wildcats dropped their first match to Pacific University. Read more

V-ball tries to avoid lull

The Arizona volleyball team's first two tournaments of the season had big-time opponents to test itself against — Notre Dame in the Shamrock Invitational, and Lousiville in the Wildcat Classic. Read more

V-ball sweeps tourney

When a team is as talented as the Arizona volleyball squad, it can beat most of its opponents just by showing up, like it did to Butler and Cal State, Bakersfield this weekend in the Wildcat Classic. But when all of that talent gets motivated, that team can be downright scary, and that's exactly what the Wildcats were in their five-set thriller against Louisville. Read more

'Cats set to host first tournament of year

After going 2-1 in the Shamrock Invitational hosted by Notre Dame last weekend, the Arizona volleyball team returns to the Old Pueblo with a chance to defend its home court against Butler, Louisville, and Cal State-Bakersfield this weekend. Read more