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Matadors flatten Waves in 4 sets

The Matadors have now won four and row, losing only one out of their last 13 sets. Photo credit: Abigaelle Levray / Daily Sundial

Zack Rome

September 4, 2017

Northridge has been unstoppable lately and took out another opponent standing in their way Friday night. In front of a loud crowd at the Matadome, the CSUN women’s volleyball team continued its winning ways at home, defeating Pepperdine (25-18) (25-12) (21-25) (25-23) in the 2nd match of the P...

Pair of Matadors garner women’s volleyball honors

The Matadors could not close out the Highlanders, despite a strong game from senior outside hitter Cieana Stinson, who had 29 kills. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Nicholas Thompson

December 2, 2015

Two women’s volleyball players earned All-Big West Conference honors.Senior outside hitter Cieana Stinson and Freshman outside hitter Aeryn Owens were both named to All-Big West Conference teams.Stinson made the first team All-Big West Conference team for the second year in a row.Owens earned ...

CSUN ends season on a high note, defeating CSUF in five sets

CSUN celebrates a sweep of Fullerton in the Matadome on Nov. 10. They defeated the Titans again 11 days later in a thrilling five-set match. Photo credit: Alejandro Aranda

Sarah Goulding

November 22, 2015

In their season finale on Saturday, Nov. 21, against Cal State Fullerton, the CSUN women's volleyball team pulled off their second consecutive five set comeback after being down two sets to none, 25-23, 25-23, 26-24, 25-23, 17-15.At Titan Gym, CSUN fell in both of the first two sets, with their scor...

CSUN swept by Long Beach State

The Matadors were competitive for the majority of sets, but they are looking for answers after falling to the 49ers in straight sets. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Sarah Goulding

November 14, 2015

After sweeping the California State University, Fullerton Titans, the Matadors (6-20, 5-9 Big West) fell to Long Beach State 49ers (21-6, 11-3 Big West) in just three sets (25-23, 25-16, 25-22). “I thought we could've won the first set. I thought we could've won the third set. We were obviously...

Matadors defeat winless Titans, ends losing streak

The CSUN women's volleyball team celebrates after defeating the California State University, Fullerton Titans in straight sets. Photo credit: Alejandro Aranda

Giovanni Garcia

November 11, 2015

CSUN (6-19, 5-8) snapped its four-game losing streak, defeating the winless California State University, Fullerton Titans (0-24, 0-12) in three sets, 25-19, 25-18, 25-17 on Tuesday, Nov. 10. Although winless, the Titans applied early pressure in each set but the Matadors' ability to stay composed helped...

Matadors drop final two sets, lose to Highlanders

The Matadors could not close out the Highlanders, despite a strong game from senior outside hitter Cieana Stinson, who had 29 kills. Photo credit: David Hawkins

Julius Lasin

November 4, 2015

In spite of a strong start to the match, CSUN (5-18, 4-7) was not able to close out the UC Riverside Highlanders (8-16, 3-8), losing on the road in five sets, 25-19, 21-25, 24-26, 25-22, 19-17.Things got off to an inauspicious start the Matadors, as UC Riverside was able to capture the first set with ...

CSUN snaps losing streak, splits weekend games

CSUN women volleyball player attempts to spike volleyball over the net to opposing team.

Sarah Goulding

October 26, 2015

The Matadors fall in straight sets After a four game road trip, the Matadors returned to the Matadome and fell to the Cal Poly Mustangs three sets to none (25-22, 25-22, 25-16). CSUN (4-15, 3-4 Big West) entered the match on a three game losing streak, one of which was to the Mustangs (15-4, 7-1 Bi...

ICYMI: Women’s volleyball falters on the road against Long Beach State

CSUN volleyball player spikes ball over net in an attempt for Long Beach State to fail to return it.

Sarah Goulding

October 19, 2015

In their final match of the four-game road trip, the Matadors (4-14, 3-3) were swept by Long Beach State (15-5, 5-2) 25-21, 25-19, 25-16 at the Walter Pyramid, CSUN was out hit .188 to the 49ers' .389. Leading the Matadors was senior outside hitter Cieana Stinson with 18 kills (.395 on 43 swings)...

The Matadors leave the islands with a second straight loss

CSUN volleyball player spikes ball over the net to opponents.

Sarah Goulding

October 10, 2015

The Matadors (4-13, 3-2) were swept by no. 8 Hawaii 25-19, 25-16, 25-16 at the Stan- Seriff Center on Friday night. This was CSUN's second consecutive loss after opening their Big West season on top with three straight wins.The Matadors were able to take the first point of set one with a kill from red ...

Weekend recap: women’s volleyball has a perfect start to conference play

CSUN volleyball celebrates their 3-1 win against UC Davis at the Matadome on Sat., Sept. 28. (Leni Maiai / The Sundial)

Sarah Goulding

September 28, 2015

A clean sweep in the conference opener After going 1-11 in non-conference play, CSUN (2-11, 1-0) changed gears and took their first conference match by storm, sweeping UC Irvine (6-7, 0-1) 25-18, 26-24, 25-20. “Being in a positive environment like this, we love our student body to come out an...

Women’s Volleyball: CSUN drops second consecutive game against UC Davis in fifth set

Junior Danetta Boykin had 17 kills and 40 total attacks for the Matadors in their Friday night matchup with the UC Davis Aggies. The Matadors fell to the Aggies in the fifth set. Photo credit: Trevor Stamp

Candice Criss

October 25, 2014

  The Matadors suffered a five-set loss (25-18, 21-25, 25-19, 19-25, 15-12) to the UC Davis Aggies during their second home-game of the season on Friday. This match against the visiting Aggies (10-10, 5-2) is the Matadors’ (13-6, 4-3) second consecutive loss after coming off of a diffic...

W-Vball: Matadors avoid collapse with strong fifth set, beat pesky Highlanders


Alonso Tacanga

October 22, 2011

UC Riverside was coming off a tremendous comeback at UC Santa Barbara. Down 2-0, the last-place Highlanders had rallied spiritedly and taken down the second-best team in the Big West Conference record-wise, 3-2, on Oct. 15. Fast-forward to a week later, Saturday at the Matadome, and there were the Highlanders again falling behind 2-...

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