Ehsan Kassim

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Volleyball falls to Ole Miss on the road

After losing in straight sets to Georgia on Friday night, Alabama’s volleyball team got off to a better start on Sunday afternoon against Ole Miss in Oxford, Miss. It won the first set 25-18, however the Rebels won the next three sets to take the match, 21-25, 24-26 and 22-25.

Hayley McSparin leading Alabama's blocking

 Hayley McSparin did not even know she had done something she had never accomplished before. In the locker room, after the match against Murray State on Friday, McSparin even commented to her teammates that she needed to improve her blocking.  Coach Ed Allen then read off the stat sheet. McSparin ...

Alabama sweeps Troy in Crimson-White Tournament finale

With SEC play looming, the Alabama volleyball team is starting to click at the right time. With a three-set sweep over Troy on Sunday to conclude the Crimson-White Tournament, the Crimson Tide extended its winning streak to eight matches.

Meghan Neelon making an impact early in her career

Meghan Neelon’s high volleyball IQ is one of the reasons Alabama’s head coach Ed Allen believes she has been successful as a freshman. Neelon has been a big part of the reason Alabama is off to an 8-2 start to the season. The success she has had early on has not surprised Allen though.

Gary key for Alabama volleyball defense

Quincey Gary put together a historic performance at the Jaguar Invitational last weekend, collecting 70 digs and leading the Alabama volleyball team to two victories in three matches. Her performance earned her SEC Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced on Tuesday. The honor is the first ...

Volleyball splits weekend doubleheader

 After opening the Jaguar Invitational with a victory over host South Alabama, the Crimson Tide volleyball team split its matches during Saturday’s double header.

Alabama volleyball heads south for Jaguar Invitational

Alabama volleyball team got its season started last weekend, as they traveled to West Lafayette, Ind. and won two of their three matches. Alabama defeated Cleveland State, 3-2, and Oral Roberts, 3-0, on Friday, but dropped its matchup against No. 25 Purdue on Saturday. The Crimson Tide will travel south ...