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

Win over Iowa State pushes Horns to first in conference

Chris Hummer October 31, 2011

Texas took a big step toward its goal of winning its fourth Big 12 title in the last five years by defeating Iowa State in straight sets (25-14, 28-26, 25-21). The No. 9 Longhorns (17-4, 8-1 Big 12) moved...

Changes to lineup aid Longhorns

Lauren Giudice October 28, 2011

No. 9 Texas (14-4, 7-1 Big 12) has experienced a lot of lineup changes with the return of Sha’Dare McNeal. Although the transition would have been expected to be tough for the team, the Longhorns...

Texas sweeps Missouri

Chris Hummer October 24, 2011

Texas just does not seem to be a big fan of long matches. It has won its last five matches in only 16 sets, only one game over the required minimum of 15. The No. 10 Longhorns (14-4, 7-1 Big 12) continued...

Longhorns on five-match win streak

Chris Hummer October 21, 2011

Texas has almost completed half of the Big 12 schedule, having played every team in the conference with the exception of Missouri, who the Longhorns will square off with this weekend at home. The No....

Horns defeat Bears

Lauren Giudice October 20, 2011

Texas continued its winning streak on Wednesday night, defeating Baylor 3-1 in Waco. The Longhorns have now won five games in a row. Senior middle blocker Rachael Adams had 13 kills and .500 hitting,...

Cameron excelled on the court and beam

Lauren Giudice October 19, 2011

People usually wouldn’t expect a 6-foot-3 volleyball player to thrive in gymnastics. But up until her freshman year of high school, sophomore middle blocker Haley Cameron was competing on the court...

Volleyball wins third straight

Chris Hummer October 17, 2011

The Longhorns just keep rolling. They won their third-straight match in a three set sweep, beating Kansas State (25-17, 25-15, 25-20) on Saturday in Manhattan, Kan. No. 10 Texas (12-4) had its most impressive...

Texas’ volleyball defense continuing to shine

Lauren Giudice October 14, 2011

No. 10 Texas (11-4; 5-1 Big 12) is definitely on a roll. They have swept two Texas rivals in a row and are riding a three-game win streak. Although Bailey Webster, Khat Bell and Rachael Adams’ play...

Press Box Observations: Volleyball

Lauren Giudice October 13, 2011

Here are three observations from Texas’ three set sweep of Texas Tech. Hannah Allison is a key part of this team Allison had 15 assists in the first set. She was all over the floor and did not...

Longhorns sweep Tech

Lauren Giudice October 13, 2011

The No. 10 Longhorns had their second sweep in a row with a 3-0 win over Texas Tech on Wednesday. Bailey Webster had an impressive 11 kills on .320 hitting and middle blocker Rachael Adams finished the...

Longhorns Lineup finally coming together

Chris Hummer October 12, 2011

 The Longhorns have 14 players on their roster and because of an influx of youth and a key injury, all 14 players have seen see court time. With their lineup in constant transition, it’s hard...

Longhorns sweep Aggies

Lauren Giudice October 6, 2011

No. 10 Texas took down Texas A&M in three sets at Gregory Gym in a game that proved Texas’ ability to play as a team and defend. The Longhorns, specifically freshman outside hitter Haley Eckerman,...