On the rise: athletes to watch this year

Football Trevor Davis The 6-foot-2 junior wide receiver transferred from Hawaii last year, but had to sit out for one season per NCAA rules. He’s already listed as one of seven starters at wide receiver on Cal’s depth chart, and will certainly see a lot of playing time on a
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Young Cal volleyball team to take part in Air Force tournament

Eight freshmen make up the recruiting class joining the four returning starters for the Cal volleyball team this year. Inexperience floods the roster. But this same inexperience fosters competition to fill the void of lost veteran leadership. In their season opener, the Bears trek to Colorado to take part in
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Cal volleyball to compete against club teams in Europe

On a warm May morning, with the streets of Berkeley lying nearly empty as students scurry home for summer, Christina Higgins is hard at work in Haas Pavilion swinging at volleyballs. These balls fly a little straighter — a little truer — than she is used to. “We’ve been practicing
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Cal volleyball sweeps UNC in first round of NCAAs

Two years ago, the No. 10 Bears entered the NCAA Tournament as heavy favorites against a UNC squad that couldn’t crack the top 25. But in that match, the Cal volleyball team succumbed to issues that plagued the team all season: inconsistent offense and a lack of focus on defense.
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Stanford gives Cal volleyball fifth straight loss

Although Adrienne Gehan made her expected return to the court Friday, it wasn’t enough for the Cal volleyball team to overtake its rival. Gehan, Cal’s senior outside hitter, had missed the past three matches with an abdominal strain. The Bears lost all three of those matches, against Washington, Washington State
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