SIOUX CITY, Iowa –No. 9 Vanguard (22-7) got its first pool play match out of the way on Tuesday night at the 2013 NAIA Volleyball National Championships, falling 3-0 (25-23, 25-17, 25-15) to a Wayland Baptist (Texas) (32-6) squad that it defeated 3-1 (25-23, 26-24, 21-25, 25-16) on September 7th.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Three members of the Vanguard volleyball team received All-Golden State Athletic Conference honors for their notable performances on the court during the 2013 season.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – No. 10 Vanguard (22-6, 10-4 GSAC) ended the regular season with a three-set (25-10, 25-22, 25-14) Golden State Athletic Conference sweep of Arizona Christian (1-23, 0-14 GSAC) in The Pit. Junior Kelly Heenan (Costa Mesa, Calif.) reached a notable milestone in the affair, surpassing the 500-dig mark (502) through 28 games, with her 15-dig performance.
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – No. 10 Vanguard extended its NO-loss, NO-vember streak on Tuesday evening, besting No. 14 Westmont 3-1 (25-18, 25-23, 13-25, 25-19) to jump to 21-6 on the season. The Lions have beaten four Golden State Athletic Conference volleyball opponents in a row, three of which (The Master's College, Concordia and Westmont) hold spots in the NAIA's top-25.
COSTA MESA, Calif. – Vanguard's Carla Cantarella (Huntington Beach, Calif.) has earned National Volleyball Player of the Week recognition for her winning efforts on the court against NAIA No. 2 Concordia and San Diego Christian on November 5th and 9th.
EL CAJON, Calif. – Three defensive players, junior Kelly Heenan (Costa Mesa, Calif.), freshman Morgan Haner (Long Beach, Calif.) and sophomore Carla Cantarella (Huntington Beach, Calif.), posted double-digits in the dig column to push No. 10 Vanguard past San Diego Christian 3-0 (25-19, 25-20, 25-21) on Saturday night in the Lions' third to last Golden State Athletic Conference regular season volleyball pairing of the year.
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