Ultimate rush

Alex Dalenberg http://wildcat.arizona.edu/home/ You’d never seen this many people throwing Frisbees in your life. Even if they weren’t actually Frisbees. Ultimate players from across the Southwest converged on Arizona’s Rincon Vista Sports Complex for one of seven regional tournaments held across the country this past weekend. Twelve women’s teams from Southern California, New Mexico, Colorado […]

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Illini Ultimate Team Seeks Revenge in Regionals

Anthony Zilis http://www.dailyillini.com/ The athletes of the 29th ranked Illinois women’s ultimate Frisbee team have one thing on their minds going into Saturday’s Regional Tournament – redemption. Last year, the team came into the competition with the top seed, poised to take one of two qualifying spots for the Ultimate Players Association (UPA) College Championships. […]

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Junior places fifth in national eating contest

Kristi Tousignant http://www.diamondbackonline.com/ The battle lines were drawn Saturday as eating warriors from around North America faced off in a clash of iron-clad stomachs and heroic willpower. But for the university’s personal gladiator, junior food science major Brian “Eatin’” Keaton, a plate of fast food turned out to be his Achilles’ heel. Keaton took fifth […]

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Volleyball Participates In 2008 Collegiate Beach Nationals

Clemson Athletics www.clemsontigers.cstv.com SAN DIEGO, CA – Members of the Clemson volleyball team participated at the third annual Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championships on Sunday at Mariner’s Point in San Diego, CA. The Tigers were split into four teams to compete in the four flights. Overall, Clemson’s duos were 4-4 in the tournament to conclude the […]

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Beach Volleyball Update: U.S. Results from Weekend Events

B.J. Evans www.usavolleyball.org In San Diego, Ashley Engle (Yorba Linda, Calif.) and Kiley Hall (Costa Mesa, Calif.) of the University of Texas defeated Taylor Carico (Manhattan Beach, Calif.) and Jessica Gysin (Los Gatos, Calif.) of the University of Southern California, 21-8, 21-12, in the final to win the Second Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship on Sunday. […]

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Toreros Finish Second at Collegiate Beach Nationals

Courtesy University of San Diego http://usdtoreros.cstv.com/ SAN DIEGO, Calif. – The University of San Diego women’s volleyball team finished in second place in the 2008 Collegiate Beach Nationals, falling just three points behind the University of Texas for first place. The Toreros did have two teams win their brackets in the second annual event at […]

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Volleyball wins Collegiate Beach National Championship

Texas Athletics www.texassports.com SAN DIEGO, Calif. — The University of Texas Volleyball team had four separate teams play their way through four separate pools to claim the team title at the third annual Collegiate Beach Volleyball Championship, Sunday afternoon at Mariner’s Point in San Diego. Eight members of the team competed in the tournament with […]

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