The Texas Longhorns (22-2, 14-0 Big 12) clinched a share of the Big 12 regular season title with tonight's 3-0 victory over No. 16 Kansas.
Sixty-two student-athletes have been named to the 2017 Academic All-Big 12 Volleyball Team.
Baylor volleyball senior outside hitter Katie Staiger was named one of 10 finalists for the 2017 Senior CLASS Award, Premier Sports Management announced Thursday.
Four volleyball student-athletes were recognized for their success both on and off the court as Senior CLASS Award candidates. Katie Staiger (Baylor), Alexis Conaway (Iowa State), Kelsie Payne (Kansas) and Ebony Nwanebu (Texas) were four of 30 finalists in the nation to be honored.
The Big 12 Conference has announced the 2017 Preseason All-Big 12 Volleyball team and individual awards, as voted on by league coaches. The preseason team, made up of 13 student-athletes across all nine league institutions, is led by 2016 Big 12 Champion Kansas and the 2016 national runner-up Texas with three honorees apiece.
A total of 441 student-athletes have been named to the 2016-17 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team, which honors conference competitors who are new, incoming freshmen at their respective league institution.