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Women’s volleyball win a tight game with confidence

Kayla Thor and Nia Burns missing a attack from Foothill.

Susan Garcia, Staff Reporter

October 19, 2018

De Anza women’s volleyball team defeated Foothill College in an intense home game, last Friday, Oct. 12. During the first set the Dons showed attitude, Allie Pereira was one of the players that scored the most with the help of her teammates. Danica Vukcevich had a great spike scoring, that stood out before en...

Volleyball woes continue, drop eight straight

Griselda Romo, right striker, spikes the ball over an Ohlone College player in the Dons' loss to the Renegades.

Anthony Montes, Sports Editor

October 7, 2015

An uninspired start and inconsistent play by the De Anza women’s volleyball team led to a three-set loss (25-17, 25-18, 25-17) against the Ohlone College Renegades on Friday Oct. 2. The Dons began slowly and had no answer for the Renegades offensive barrage in the first set. Head Coach Dawnis Guevarra...

De anza volleyball rallies: The Dons play it close until the fifth and final set

Freshman Valerie Evans (2) spikes the ball against Hartnell College during the third set Tuesday Nov. 5.

Lance Petit, Staff Writer

November 18, 2013

The De Anza College women’s volleyball team was defeated by Hartnell College in the final set on Tuesday, Nov. 5. The Dons started the first set strong punishing Hartnell with constant strong hits and excellent teamwork. Hartnell managed to keep it close until the end, but De Anza won the...

Volleyball overcomes for win

Li Wei Shih, Staff Writer

November 12, 2013

De Anza College women’s volleyball Dons defeated City College of San Francisco Wednesday, Oct. 30. De Anza scored four points within the first few minutes of the game with CCSF trailing close behind. De Anza won the first set 25-20. De Anza scored the first point in the second set,...

Communication, teamwork leads Dons to win

Serena Scaglione, Staff Writer

November 4, 2013

The De Anza volleyball team won 3-0 against San Jose City College in a brisk match Wednesday, Oct. 23. Communication among players played a major role in the Don’s quick victory. “They were talking and they were calling their hits, which made a huge impact,” said assistant coach Jila Maleksale...

Player Profile: Julie Sam

Sophomore Julie Sam (2) takes a great leap to spike the ball into the opponent’s court

Rika Kumar, Staff Writer

October 21, 2013

Captain of De Anza College volleyball team, sophomore Julie Sam, started playing on a whim when one of her best friends asked her to play at a volleyball camp the summer before high school, and continued playing throughout. Sam is hoping to transfer to San Diego State University and would...

Women’s volleyball loses after tough fight

De Anza Dons team huddle before the match against Santa Rosa Junior College on Wednesday Sept. 11.

Marion Hohfeld, Staff Writer

September 20, 2013

De Anza women’s volleyball team lost 0 - 3 to Santa Rosa Junior College in a tough match Wednesday afternoon. After winning Reedley Tournament the prior weekend, head coach Dawnis Guevara looked forward to the game. “I expect the girls to play their hardest and to be better every day.” According...