Volleyball finishes 2012 with 20-12 record


For the sixth consecutive season, Emporia State volleyball coach Bing Xu has guided his team to a record of 20 wins or more. This season, the Hornets progressed to the MIAA Tournament semifinals, losing to second-ranked and eventual tournament champion Nebraska-Kearney.

Six team members earned All-MIAA honors this season, including a pair of second-team honorees.

Paige Vanderpool and Meg Schwartz both earned second-team All-MIAA honors while Carly Spicer, Courtney Haring, Katie Deutschmann and Brianna Kaiser were named honorable mention.