Winning the first set gave them confidence.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — The hitting percentage in volleyball is akin to the baseball batting average.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa — It’s not all fun and games for the Rocky Mountain College volleyball team.
SIOUX CITY, Iowa – By every definition, Anna Dewald is a nice person.
Anna Dewald and her Rocky teammates have extended their season into the holidays with a trip to nationals in Sioux City, Iowa. The top-ranked Battlin’ Bears open pool play on Tuesday, which continues through Thursday.
Anna Dewald is a three-time academic All-American and all-Frontier Conference academic selection. “She is the meaning of this program,” said head coach Laurie Kelly. “Anna is the definition of the Rocky experience.”
BUTTE -- Rocky Mountain College is returning to the NAIA volleyball championships as the Frontier Conference tournament champion and No. 1 team in the nation.
BUTTE -- Rocky Mountain College's senior middle blocker Yang Yang and head coach Laurie Kelly received individual awards Thursday night as the Frontier Conference handed out its volleyball honors.
Rocky Mountain College has enjoyed the distinction of being ranked No. 1 in NAIA women’s volleyball all season, but four years ago some of the current Battlin’ Bears were being battle-toughened by a team of established players considered to be the most dominant in school history.
BUTTE -- Top-ranked Rocky Mountain College swept Montana Tech 25-16, 25-16, 25-14 Saturday afternoon in Frontier Conference women's volleyball.
Rocky Mountain College, ranked No. 1 nationally in the NAIA, remained in the running for its first Frontier Conference championship since 2000 on Friday night by disposing of reigning league champion Montana State Northern 25-14, 25-12, 25-17 in women's volleyball at the Fortin Center.
Yang Yang and Ahlea Billis combined for 26 kills on Friday night as top-ranked Rocky Mountain College swept Carroll College 25-16, 25-17, 25-21 in Frontier Conference women's volleyball at the Fortin Center.
Rocky Mountain College volleyball star Yang Yang has adapted to life in Montana pretty well, with maybe one exception.
Top-ranked Rocky Mountain College ran its winning streak to 15 matches on Thursday night by sweeping Lewis-Clark State 25-21, 25-21, 25-22 in Frontier Conference women's volleyball at the Fortin Center.
BUTTE -- Rocky Mountain College's volleyball team remained on a roll at the Montana Tech/Carroll College Invitational on Saturday, beating No. 8-ranked Biola University of California 25-20, 18-25, 25-20, 25-18.
BUTTE -- Rocky Mountain College delivered a thrilling 1-2 punch Friday during the opening day of the Montana Tech/Carroll College Invitational women's volleyball tournament.
Rocky Mountain College has certainly gone the distance in women's volleyball over the past two weeks -- flying nearly 7,000 miles -- in seeking out tough competition.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- Junior outside hitter Ahlea Billis supplied 14 kills and 12 digs on Friday night as No. 17-ranked Rocky Mountain College swept past No. 11 Georgetown College, Ky., 25-19, 25-23, 30-28 at the Embry-Riddle Labor Day Volleyball Tournament.
The good news for the women’s volleyball team at Rocky Mountain College is that all 13 players return from last year's 25-win team, and the Battlin’ Bears also learned Tuesday afternoon that they’re the 17th-ranked school in the NAIA’s Top 25 preseason poll.
The women's volleyball team at Rocky Mountain College was one of 33 NAIA teams nationally to receive the American Volleyball Coaches Association team academic award.