Volleyball team goes 18-11 for season


Emporia State ended the season 18-11 overall and 9-7 in MIAA play. The Hornets were the only team to defeat Central Missouri in the regular season and will return nine players that started at least nine matches this season. 

Emporia State fell in the first round of the MIAA Tournament in three sets to Central Oklahoma. 

Senior outside hitter Paige Vanderpool earned second-team All-MIAA honors for the third straight season to lead seven Emporia State players on the 2013 All-MIAA Volleyball team. 

Middle hitters Carly Spicer and Courtney Haring, outside hitter Brianna Kaiser, right side hitter Katie Deutschmann, libero Kelly Holden and setter Macki Pankratz were named honorable mention All-MIAA by the league coaches as well.