The Daily Utah Chronicle

Choy Finds Success Thousands of Miles Away From Home

Bailey Choy (8) serves the ball during the Utah Women's Volleyball Red vs. White Scrimmage at the U Hunstman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. (Dr. Rishi Deka  | Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Kyle Garahana

October 22, 2017

Nearly 3,000 miles away from the place she grew up, Hawaii native and starting sophomore setter for the University of Utah women’s volleyball team, Bailey Choy, has made Utah her second home. “I really love it here,” Choy said. “When I came here for my visit, I felt the culture and the people...

Volleyball: No.12 Utah Defeats No.13 UCLA, 3-1

University of Utah Volleyball sophomore libero/defensive specialist Brianna Doehrmann (17) dives for the ball in a set of matches vs. The Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, UT on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Jordan Senteno

October 21, 2017

In its Power of Pink match that took place on Friday night, the No. 12 ranked University of Utah volleyball team took on No. 13 UCLA. Brianna Doehrmann lead the way for the Utes who won the match, 3-1. She had a career-high 30 digs to help the Utes improve to a 17-3 overall record and 8-1 in conference...

Volleyball: No. 17 Utah Upsets No. 9 Washington in Five Set Thriller

University of Utah Volleyball senior middle blocker Tawnee Luafalemana (20) blocks the ball in a set of matches vs. The Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, UT on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Carra McManamon

October 8, 2017

It might have taken the No. 17 University of Utah volleyball team five sets to get the victory, but the Utes got their first ever win in Seattle, beating the No. 9 Washington Huskies in a hard fought battle. “It was exciting but at the same time we had to be completely focused the whole night,...

Volleyball: No. 15 Utah Drops Match to No. 12 Oregon

University of Utah Volleyball freshman outside hitter Kenzie Koerber (4) and senior middle blocker Tawnee Luafalemana (20) leap to block a spike in a set of matches vs. The Oregon Ducks at the Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, UT on Friday, Sept. 29, 2017

(Photo by Kiffer Creveling | The Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Jordan Senteno

October 1, 2017

Despite rallying after being down two sets, the No. 15 University of Utah volleyball team (11-3, 2-1 Pac-12) dropped its match to No. 12 Oregon (9-2, 2-1 Pac-12) after losing the fifth set, 21-19. "Obviously happy with the way we responded after the first two sets, but yet disappointed as well with...

Volleyball: No. 16 Utah Sweeps Cal, 3-0

Tawnee Luafalemana #20 and  Dani Barton #1 ready for serve. University of Utah  Volleyball girls take on California Golden Bears for the win 3-0 . University of Utah takes the win in Salt Lake City, UT on Saturday,Jan.1, 2017

(Photo by Jose Remes/ Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Carra McManamon

September 26, 2017

After a competitive back-and-forth battle of a first set, the No. 16 University of Utah volleyball team (11-2, 2-0 Pac-12) earned the win after Adora Anae scored the match point to secure a 25-19 victory en route to a sweep over California (9-4, 0-2). “What I’m most happy with is the things we...

Volleyball: No. 16 Utah Tops No. 25 Colorado in Pac-12 Opener

Alex Van Komen (11) serves the ball during the Utah Women's Volleyball Red vs. White Scrimmage at the U Hunstman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. (Dr. Rishi Deka  | Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Emilee White

September 24, 2017

In its first Pac-12 game of the season, the No. 16 University of Utah volleyball team (10-2, 1-0 Pac-12) faced No. 25 Colorado (10-2, 0-1 Pac-12) this past Friday in the Huntsman Center. The Utes were coming off of a 3-1 win over in-state opponent Utah Valley before they began a two-match win streak as...

Volleyball: No. 16 Utah Hosts No. 25 Colorado, Cal to Open Conference Action

University of Utah  Girls Volleyball Camryn Machado(6) sets Tawnee Luafalemana (20) for the spike against BYU at the Hunstman center in Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday,Sept.14, 2017

(Photo by Jose Remes/ Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Carra McManamon

September 22, 2017

The nonconference schedule has come to a close for the No. 16 University of Utah volleyball team (9-2) whose two losses came against two top 15 teams. The Utes, who were picked to finish fourth in the Pac-12 conference, will open Pac-12 play with a four-game home stand that begins this weekend against...

Volleyball: No. 16 Utah Defeats Utah Valley to Close Nonconference Schedule

University of Utah  Girls Volleyball Dani Barton (1) cheering with team after point against  BYU at the Hunstman center in Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday,Sept.14, 2017

(Photo by Jose Remes/ Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Carra McManamon

September 22, 2017

To close out its nonconference schedule, the No. 16 ranked University of Utah volleyball team (9-2) earned a 3-1 win over Utah Valley (5-9) this past Friday. The Utes were able to come back and redeem themselves after dropping their previous match against No. 14 ranked BYU. "Less than 24 hours later...

Volleyball: Utes Fall to Cougars in Five Sets, 3-2

University of Utah  Girls Volleyball Berkley Oblad (12) spikes ball against BYU at the Hunstman center in Salt Lake City, UT on Thursday,Sept.14, 2017

(Photo by Jose Remes/ Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Brittni Meservy

September 15, 2017

It was a match that only two in-state rivals like the No. 16 University of Utah volleyball team (8-2) and No. 14 BYU (9-1) would put each other through. Five sets later with the frame tied at 16-16, it was back-to-back kills by the Cougars that downed the Utes 18-16 to put a stop to Utah’s seven-match...

Volleyball: No. 16 Utah Set to Host No. 14 BYU

Shannon Scully (2), Phoebe Grace (19) and Dani Barton (1) look on while Adora Anae (14) hits the ball during the Utah Women's Volleyball Red vs. White Scrimmage at the U Hunstman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. (Dr. Rishi Deka  | Daily Utah Chronicle)

By Carra McManamon

September 14, 2017

On Thursday, Sept. 14 in Salt Lake City, the No. 16 University of Utah women's volleyball team (8-1) will host the team from down south, No. 14 BYU (8-1) at 7 p.m. MT at the Huntsman Center. Utah is coming off a 3-0 win that clinched it the Utah Volleyball Classic Championship to record its sixth sweep...

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