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By Nick Barene, Sports Writer Saturday night brought another tough game for the volleyball team, as the Lutes needed five sets to take down the visiting Whitworth Pirates on senior night. The first set was a back and forth battle that included 15 ties and seven lead changes. The two teams had fought all the...

From PLU Athletics NEWBURG, Ore. – With a 3-1 victory over George Fox on Friday night, Pacific Lutheran volleyball clinched their second-consecutive...

By Nick Barene, Sports Writer Saturday night brought another tough game for the volleyball team, as the Lutes needed five sets to take down the visiting Whitworth Pirates on Senior Night. The first set was a back and forth battle that included 15 ties and seven lead changes. The two teams had fought all the way to a 21-21 tie when the Lutes rattled off the final four points...

By Nick Barene, Sports Writer Whitman proved to be a pesky opponent for the Lutes volleyball team last Friday night. The visiting Missionaries played tough, and the game featured many long rallies and spectacular digs. The Lutes came out on top in the end, however, winning by a score of 3-1. The first set was a dominant performance by the Lutes, who took the set 25-11....

By John Tveter, Sports Writer When the Lutes’ volleyball team hosted the Willamette Bearcats on Saturday night, the players knew they had two jobs to...

By John Tveter, Sports Writer The Lutes hosted the visiting Lewis & Clark Pioneers Saturday in front of a boisterous crowd in Olson Auditorium in the...

By Nick Barene, Staff Writer Losing the first game only set a fire underneath the Pacific Lutheran University women’s volleyball team last Friday night...

By Nick Barene, Staff writer The distinct smell of rivalry was in the air on Sept. 25 in the Olson Gymnasium as the Lutes’ volleyball team took on the 14th ranked University of Puget Sound Loggers. Ranked 16th in the nation, the Lutes took down their cross-town foes to take control of the top spot in the Northwest Conference. The two teams exchanged points back and...

By Nick Barene, Staff writer The Lutes’ volleyball team opened Northwest Conference play on Friday night in winning fashion with a three-game sweep over visiting Pacific University. In the opening set, the Lutes came out swinging, jumping out to a 6-1 lead. The team continued its dominance throughout the set, leading by as many as nine points. The Lutes went on to...

By Nick Barene, guest writer The Lutes weren’t rattled after dropping the first set in their match against Concordia-Moorehead on Saturday. They just...