Cal volleyball suffers through another bleak season

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For the Cal volleyball team, the 2016 season was filled with its share of highlights. Redshirt freshman Savannah Rennie — ranked PrepVolleyball.com’s No. 20 senior ace coming out of high school — made her much-anticipated and emotion-wracked debut after undergoing a successful liver transplant. The Bears also recorded their most
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Life rolls one day at a time for Alyssa Jensen

In Alyssa Jensen’s house in St. Louis, there are several trees — but there’s one in particular that catches your eye, located in the main hearth room. It’s adorned with fluorescent purple lights and is decorated with pieces of torn-up T-shirts. The tree was brought into the house the year
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Cal volleyball loses to UCLA, USC

Coming off two straight weekends in which it pulled off an upset against a higher-ranked opponent, Cal volleyball couldn’t keep its streak alive on its road trip this weekend. The Bears traveled to southern California to compete against two ranked teams in No. 25 USC and No. 15 UCLA but
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Cal volleyball falls against tough No. 24 Oregon squad

Oregon volleyball (9-2) is currently third in the Pac-12. And holding bronze out West is quite the achievement, for a couple of reasons. The Pac-12, as far as volleyball goes, is a murderer’s row. Of the 35 Division I national championship trophies, the conference has taken home 14, and almost
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Cal volleyball falls at home to No. 11 Stanford

With a 24-23 lead in the third set, Cal volleyball looked on the verge of capturing a 2-1 lead. On Tuesday, Cal kicked off the Pac-12 portion of its schedule against Stanford, ranked No.11 in the country in the AVCA Coaches Poll. The Bears came into the matchup as a
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Cal volleyball to face No. 11 Stanford at home

For a Cal volleyball team that remains an enigma — at least externally — after its spotty 6-4 preseason showing, opportunities for the team to prove itself nationally relevant currently come at an absolute premium. The outcomes of the Bears’ next few games, therefore, will be tremendously telling of the
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