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The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Minnesota volleyball falls to Pittsburgh in Sweet 16

Brendan O'Brien
April 19, 2021
In their third loss of the season, the Gophers see their season come to an end in the Sweet 16.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Gophers volleyball wins first match of NCAA tournament

Brendan O'Brien
April 16, 2021
In a competitive match, Minnesota took down Georgia Tech in straight sets and will now advance to the Regional Semifinals.
Opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball to earn a point for the Gophers in Maturi Pavilion on Sunday, Jan. 24. The Gophers won against Michigan State Spartans with a score of 3-0.

Gophers volleyball back to NCAA championships

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
April 15, 2021
As Minnesota looks to make a run at a national championship, take a look at some of the most interesting news and notes ahead of this season’s tournament.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Gophers volleyball earns third seed in NCAA Tournament

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
April 4, 2021
Minnesota’s first match in the 2021 tournament will be the second round against either Lipscomb or Georgia Tech.
Opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball to earn a point for the Gophers in Maturi Pavilion on Sunday, Jan. 24. The Gophers won against Michigan State Spartans with a score of 3-0.

Gophers volleyball dominates Hawkeyes to finish season

Brendan O'Brien
April 4, 2021
After sweeping Iowa on Friday and Saturday, the No. 3 ranked Gophers now have their eyes set on making another run to the Final Four.
Outside hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball at Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018. The Gophers swept South Carolina in all three sets.

Gophers volleyball picks up two wins against Northwestern

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
March 28, 2021
All-American Stephanie Samedy and the Gophers dominated to get back on track in their final road trip of the season.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Gophers volleyball suffers second loss of season to top-ranked Wisconsin

Brendan O'Brien
March 22, 2021
Minnesota was short-handed coming into the match and could not overcome the undefeated Badgers.
The Gophers huddle to celebrate defeating Oral Roberts three sets to none at the Maturi Pavilion on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

‘It’s a weird time’: Gophers volleyball season hindered by pandemic and injuries

Brendan O'Brien
March 20, 2021
Minnesota saw its fifth postponed match in four weeks come against Wisconsin this week.
Opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball to earn a point for the Gophers in Maturi Pavilion on Sunday, Jan. 24. The Gophers won against Michigan State Spartans with a score of 3-0.

Another match postponed for Gophers volleyball

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
March 17, 2021
Minnesota will not play at Wisconsin Thursday, marking its fifth postponed match of the season.
Opposite hitter Stephanie Samedy spikes the ball to earn a point for the Gophers in Maturi Pavilion on Sunday, Jan. 24. The Gophers won against Michigan State Spartans with a score of 3-0.

Gophers volleyball takes down Illinois in return to play

Brendan O'Brien, Sports Reporter
March 15, 2021
The Minnesota volleyball team hasn’t played a match since Feb. 21, but got back on track with a couple of wins against Illinois.