It’s a Russ Rose-A-Thon: Social Media Roundup

  0 Jil Price Igara | September 03rd, 2018 | Big Ten, College - Women's Indoor, News

Legendary head Penn State volleyball coach Russ Rose was honored by many in Happy Valley and beyond.

In 40 years at the helm of the program, Rose has led the Nittany Lions to 7 NCAA titles – more than any other head coach. Rose, who has led Penn State to 17 Big Ten championships, is the winningest Division I coach by percentage all time and the winningest active Division I coach.

Enjoy this social media compilation from fellow coaches, former players, Penn State and more.

Ninth-ranked Penn State registered back-to-back sweeps over Temple and Texas A&M to win the Penn State Invitational in Rose’s recognition weekend.

The Nittany Lions have swept every opponent they have faced thus far in the 2018 season. Every match has been played in Happy Valley.

Penn State’s first real challenges of the season are coming up this weekend in Stanford, Calif. The Nittany Lions are scheduled to meet 2nd-ranked Stanford on Friday, Sept. 7 at 11 p.m. ET and 18th-ranked Oregon on Saturday, Sept. 8 at 5 p.m. ET as part of the Big Ten/Pac-12 Challenge.

Last season, Penn State compiled a 33-2 record and went 18-1 in the Big Ten Conference. The Nittany Lions’ season came to a close in the national semifinal at the hands of league foe and eventual national champion Nebraska.

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