Behind a double-double performance from Kaylie Jorgenson, top seed Northern Arizona swept its way to its third Big Sky Volleyball Championship Saturday evening as the Lumberjacks clinched the league’s automatic berth into the NCAA Tournament with a 3-0 victory over No. 2 seed Idaho.
The co-regular season champions are set to square off in the Big Sky Volleyball Championship as Northern Arizona swept Idaho State and Idaho outlasted Northern Colorado in five sets.
OGDEN, Utah – Idaho State’s Abby Garrity and Northern Arizona’s Kaylie Jorgenson have been named the Big Sky Conference Co-Most…
Northern Arizona and Idaho both earned a share of the 2018 Big Sky Volleyball regular season trophy on Saturday. The Lumberjacks and Vandals each finished Big Sky play with a conference record of 15-3.
The Lumberjacks (17-8 overall, 9-3 Big Sky), which were the first team to clinch a conference tournament berth with their victory over Portland State last Saturday, hit the road for matches at Montana and Montana State with three weeks remaining in the regular season.
The Northern Arizona volleyball team returns home to the Rolle Activity Center for the first time in three weeks for a crucial match with potentially big implications on Thursday versus Sacramento State at 7 p.m.
Sacramento State’s Mikaela Nocetti and Northern Arizona’s Abby Akin were recognized as the #BigSkyVB Players of the Week. Nocetti was named the Offensive Player of the Week, while Akin earned Defensive Player of the Week recognition.
On their home court exactly a month ago, an injury-riddled Northern Arizona volleyball team fell in five sets to Idaho State. Saturday night, the Lumberjacks showed that at full health that they are a team to be reckoned with in a 25-11, 25-19, 21-25, 25-11 victory
To start possibly their most important two-week stretch to date, the Northern Arizona volleyball team rode the collective right arms of junior Abby Akin, sophomore Heaven Harris and freshman Ryann Davis to a 25-22, 25-18, 25-21 sweep of Weber State.
A second consecutive week on the road will present the Northern Arizona volleyball team with a tall task. NAU will play Weber State and Idaho State, two of the four teams tied atop the Big Sky standings, on Thursday and Saturday respectively.