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Volleyball unveils 2014 schedule

Paige Dacanay
The Northern Illinois University volleyball team released its 2014 schedule Monday, a slate that includes 12 home matches and seven contests against 2013 NCAA Tournament qualifiers. The Huskies’ schedule includes home matchups against in-state rivals Northwestern and UIC, in addition to contests against national powers Colorado, Iowa State, Louisville and Arizona State. For the first time, NIU…

Huskie volleyball plans 2014 summer camps

Ray Gooden
The Northern Illinois University volleyball team has announced dates for its 2014 summer camps and clinics. Registration is available online. New this year, Serve and Pass Clinics will be held Wednesday, June 11, and Wednesday, July 9, to cover two of the most essential skills in volleyball: serving and passing. Players will work on both skills independently…

Volleyball trio claims Academic All-MAC honors

Justine Schepler
Northern Illinois University seniors Sarah Angelos (Waukegan, Ill./Waukegan) and Justine Schepler (Sycamore, Ill./Sycamore) and junior Mackenzie Roddy (San Bernardino, Calif./Cajon) were selected to the Academic All Mid-American Conference Team, the league announced Friday. Angelos earned a spot on the team for the third consecutive season, while Roddy took academic all-conference honors for the second-straight year. Meanwhile,…

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