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

Horns heading to Minnesota

Chris Hummer September 2, 2011

The Longhorns are feeling pretty good about themselves going into their first road trip of the season to Minnesota. They are the fourth-ranked team in the country, carry a perfect record in NCAA thus far...

Texas knows how vital its leadership is

Lauren Giudice August 31, 2011

A lot of attention this season has been focused on the youth in the Longhorn’s squad. After four games, the team has proven it is ready to compete. But a team is not a team without leaders —...

Texas volleyball wins rematch against Israel’s National team

Chris Hummer August 30, 2011

After falling to Israel in a very tight five set affair just two days prior, the Longhorns stepped on to the court Monday looking to turn around quickly from the loss, facing the very same team that edged...

Young Horns look to learn, win in rematch with Isreal

Chris Hummer August 29, 2011

Texas’ volleyball season got off to a promising start in the Burnt Orange Classic, with wins against Pepperdine and Ole Miss. But the Longhorns then ran into an older and more experienced Israeli...

Freshmen shine in first games of the season

Lauren Giudice August 29, 2011

The Longhorns finished their first three games of the season strong with two wins and one loss at the Burnt Orange Classic this past weekend. Head coach Jerritt Elliott was eager to see how Texas’...

Texas’ talent-rich volleyball team is ready to prove they can play together

Lauren Giudice August 26, 2011

Although the graduation of superstar players Juliann Faucette, Jennifer Doris and Lauren Dickson has the potential to inhibit the team, head coach Jerritt Elliott is ready to get started this weekend and...

Khat Bell making early mark on Texas volleyball program

Nick Cremona August 25, 2011

For the past three seasons, the Longhorns have reached at least the national semifinals of the NCAA Tournament, and all three times they have come up short. Two of those three defeats have come against...

Horns want more than Final Four

Chris Hummer August 24, 2011

After three-straight Final Four appearances, most programs would be satisfied with their performance. But not this year’s Longhorns — who are tired of finishing in the top four and want to...

Texas’ top-ranked freshman class ready to make early impact

Lauren Giudice August 24, 2011

Three straight Final Four appearances is something that head coach Jerritt Elliott can be proud of. But this year is a completely new ball game for the team that is going to rely greatly on its young players,...

Texas volleyball nets another star recruiting class

Christian Corona June 27, 2011

Texas is one of two teams to reach the Final Four in each of the last three years. Thanks to the other — four-time defending national champion Penn State — the Longhorns don’t have...

Bannister bouncing back nicely, helps USA win at volleyball National Championships

Christian Corona June 17, 2011

When someone misses over three-fourths of a season, it normally raises doubts as to whether they can contribute to the next season and whether they can still be effective or fully recover from such...

Texas begins to look toward next year

Austin Laymance January 18, 2011

With 2010 firmly in the rearview, it may be too early for the Longhorns to shake off their crushing exit from the Final Four, but one thing is for certain — Texas has plenty to look forward to...