Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan

Official newspaper of the University of Texas at Austin

The Daily Texan


Texas volleyball improves to 20–0 with sweep of Texas State

Maya Martinez March 17, 2021

If one moment defined the tone of the Texas volleyball team’s Tuesday night sweep against Texas State, it was the first serve of the game.  Freshman libero Naliani Iosia opened with a well-timed...

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New faces lead No. 2 Texas to sweep of Texas A&M-Corpus Christi

Maya Martinez March 11, 2021

The No. 2 Texas volleyball team used its plethora of offensive weapons to sweep Texas A&M-Corpus Christi on Wednesday at the Frank Erwin Center, improving its record to 19–0.  In total,...


Despite three-month hiatus, the Texas volleyball team is optimistic, undefeated

Maya Martinez March 9, 2021

Editor's Note: This story first appeared in The Daily Texan's March 5 print edition. Despite having three months away from the court due to COVID-19 concerns and an unmitigated disaster in...


No. 2 Texas volleyball downs No. 6 Baylor 3-1 in first spring test

Maya Martinez March 4, 2021

Last weekend’s sweeps of Oklahoma were the perfect way to kick off the second part of Texas volleyball’s season.  In order to stay at the top of the Big 12, Texas had to come out swinging...


Texas volleyball handily sweeps Oklahoma at home once more, remains undefeated

Maya Martinez February 27, 2021

Following Friday afternoon’s sweep of the Oklahoma Sooners in Austin, the Texas Longhorns volleyball team once again proved Saturday why they deserve to be in the conversation for the top spot in...


In first game since November, No. 2 Texas volleyball sweeps Oklahoma to remain undefeated

Maya Martinez February 27, 2021

A lot can change in three months. However, after a long hiatus since their last game on Nov. 13, the Texas volleyball team swept the Oklahoma Sooners 3-0 Friday afternoon in Austin.  The Longhorns...


Texas volleyball topples West Virginia in 4 sets

Daniela Perez November 17, 2020

The Texas volleyball team beat the Mountaineers 3-1 Thursday in Morgantown, West Virginia, to remain undefeated. In their first match of the doubleheader, the No. 1 Longhorns lost the first set but quickly...


No. 1 Texas volleyball clinches Big 12 title with sweep of No. 13 West Virginia

Matthew Boncosky November 14, 2020

After sharing the Big 12 title with Baylor last season, the No. 1 Texas volleyball team will have it all to itself again after a victory over No. 13 West Virginia on Friday night. The win clinched the...


Longhorns claw back: After losing set 4 by 11 points, Texas remains undefeated in first real test of season

Daniela Perez November 7, 2020

As junior middle blocker Brionne Butler wound up for a kill in the center of the court Friday night against Baylor, Longhorns fans put their horns up and steadily shook them as they cheered. When Butler’s...


Fielding change: Skylar Fields finds voice off the court, brings energy on the court

Daniela Perez November 6, 2020

Skylar Fields shines as a key piece of the Texas volleyball team on the court. Off the court, the sophomore opposite hitter uses her social media platforms to spotlight topics that matter to her.  Fields...


No. 1 Texas volleyball completes thrilling 5-set comeback over No. 3 Baylor

Matthew Boncosky November 6, 2020

The top-ranked Texas volleyball team completed a thrilling five-set victory over No. 3 Baylor on Thursday night to remain undefeated. The Longhorns were on the verge of losing at home to Baylor for...


Undefeated Texas volleyball fueled by tight family dynamic off the court

Matthew Boncosky October 30, 2020

The Texas volleyball team spends a lot of time together at practices, workouts and matches, but the bonding doesn’t end there for the players. Between throwing Texas football watch parties, hosting...