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University grows to include new sport

University grows to include new sport

Shaelyn Martinez, Staff Reporter

May 14, 2019


Filed under Sports

The university’s athletics program added beach volleyball to its roster and will begin competition in the sport in 2020. Jeremy White, a native of Vidor, Texas, has been appointed the head coach of beach volleyball. Beach volleyball is considered to be the university’s “sweet 16” because it will...

Changing coaches: volleyball’s new strategy

Changing coaches: volleyball’s new strategy

Gerard Borne, Staff Reporter

January 29, 2019


Filed under Sports

After Jim Smoot retired from his position as head coach, the volleyball program began a new chapter with Jeremy White stepping up to the head coach position. “Coach White checked all the boxes we were looking for,” explained Jay Artigues, director of athletics. “He’s had a great deal of success...