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Argos Pack it Pink, shut out conference opponents at home

By Danielle Lockamy The University of West Florida volleyball team gained a victory at home 3-1 on Friday, Oct. 25 to Gulf South Conference opponent Shorter. The Argonauts started off strong with a 25-16 win in the first set. Throughout the night, sophomore outside hitter Maddy Lenzini led the team with 13 kills and three […]

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Volleyball breaks even at South Region Crossover

By Scott Pauley The UWF Volleyball team finished a tough weekend with a win against Florida Southern on Saturday to end the South Region Crossover Tournament at 2-2, after losing two games and junior Autumn Duyn to an ankle injury on Friday. The tournament started out well with UWF winning in straight sets against Eckerd. […]

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Player Profile: Autumn Duyn

By Scott Pauley Autumn Duyn entered the 2013 season as the reigning Gulf South Conference Volleyball Player of the Year, and halfway through this season, she’s looking like a strong contender to earn that honor a second time. Duyn has tallied 208 kills, 234 digs and 21 service aces so far this season, putting her […]

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Volleyball cruises to victory over West Alabama

By Scott Pauley The No. 19 UWF Volleyball team cruised to another victory Thursday against the University of West Alabama in straight sets 25-14, 25-19, 25-15. The homecoming game drew a good crowd as the Argos were cheered on by not just students and fans, but a small pep band that kept the building excited […]

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Volleyball sweeps foes during weekend roadtrip

Friday, Oct. 4 at North Alabama Staff Reports FLORENCE, Ala. – The No. 20-ranked West Florida Volleyball team defeated Gulf South Conference opponent North Alabama 3-0 (25-20,29-27,25-20) Friday night on the road. West Florida improves to 10-4 overall and 5-1 in the GSC with the win. The Argonauts looked very strong offensively on the night […]

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Argos dominate weekend against conference opponents

  By Brian Achatz The University of West Florida volleyball team did not lose one set last weekend in two home conference matches. The Argos swept Christian Brothers University 3-0 (25-19, 25-11, 25-13) Friday and beat Union University 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-12) Saturday. The Argos looked dominant in their match Friday against Christian Brothers, holding […]

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Let’s play! Intramural sports churns up excitment

Antonio Jones Staff Writer The intramural sports season at the University of West Florida started last week with volleyball, bringing fraternities, sororities, clubs, friends and fans together for some competition and fun. Through Oct. 4, three league divisions; women, men and co-rec, will play different teams from their divisions. The winners of each division will […]

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Volleyball starts strong in opening weekend

By Scott Pauley The UWF volleyball team has started its season strong at 3-1 after its opening weekend tournament ended Sept. 7. UWF suffered its loss at the hands of the No. 4 Minnesota-Duluth Bulldogs on Friday in three sets 25-23, 25-12, 25-17. “That was a growing game for us,” UWF coach Melissa Wolter said. “They’re […]

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Volleyball aims for a strong return

By Brian Achatz “Our returning players make a very strong core of this team. This is one of the most talented teams I have ever played on.” – Lindsay Homme Senior middle hitter The end of the season was bitter for last year’s University of West Florida volleyball team. After losing to Christian Brothers in […]

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Softball team hopes to get back on track in 2012

Pitching depth, or a lack thereof, led to a disappointing and uncharacteristic season for the University of West Florida softball team. The Argonauts went 22-23 (11-16 Gulf South Conference) in 2011 and finished fourth in the GSC East Division. In 2010, the team was 40-16 (16-11 GSC) and advanced to the South Regional for the […]

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