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Crossroads student Olympia Nagel-Caland goes in for the kill.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball

Crossroads Girls Volleyball Defeat Paraclete In Four Sets

Posted Oct. 16, 2014, 8:42 am

The Crossroads girls volleyball squad earned a victory over Paraclete Tuesday night in a four game match: 25-13, 20-25, 25-18, 25-17.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Youth

Registration Open For United States Youth Volleyball League In Santa Monica

Posted Aug. 7, 2014, 8:59 am

United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL), the largest grassroots volleyball organization of its type, has announced that registration has begun for the 2014 Fall Season at sites throughout Los Angeles County.

Crossroads senior volleyball player Nicholas Graves.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Cif

Roadrunners' Chase To CIF Title Comes Up Short

Posted May. 27, 2014, 8:18 pm

The Crossroads boys’ volleyball team went on a tear through the CIF Southern Section Division 3 playoffs, ripping off one big win after another. After finishing second in the Alpha League to Windward, the Roadrunners took their No.4 Division 3 rankings and roared through the postseason.

Jonah Mathews (4) is instrumental to Samohi's success in the postseason.

Sports, Samohi, Basketball, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Football

Santa Monica High School Announces Sport Tryouts Dates

Posted Apr. 24, 2014, 7:58 am

The Santa Monica High School athletic department has released details for tryouts for many of its sport programs. Student athletes interested in participating in football and want to try out for the sport, should come out June 30 until August 8.

Crossroads' Lucas Kaplan in action on the volleyball court.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Crossroads Boys' Volleyball Team Shining at the Moment

Posted Apr. 3, 2014, 6:24 am

Things should be interesting down the stretch in the Alpha League when it comes to boys’ volleyball. Both Windward and Crossroads appear to have strong squads this season. It is showing up in league play.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Spring Registration Begins For USYVL Youth Volleyball Program In Santa Monica

Posted Mar. 9, 2014, 6:00 am

United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL) has announced that registration has begun for the 2014 Spring Season in Santa Monica.

Sports, Volleyball, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian Ride Wave To CIF Volleyball Title

Posted Nov. 26, 2013, 6:47 am

Last year, Pacifica Christian experienced heartache and sadness at the end of the CIF Southern Section Division 4A championship match with Rolling Hills Prep. This year, the Seawolves were on the end of another set of feelings as they trumped Laguna Blanca for the CIF Southern Section 4A volleyball championship.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Crossroads Girls Volleyball Team Make It To CIF Semis

Posted Nov. 20, 2013, 6:25 am

Prior to Tuesday’s CIF Southern Section Division 4-A semifinals playoff matchup against Laguna Blanca, Crossroads had been on a roll. The Crossroads volleyball team turned more than their share of heads with their play on the court. To get to the semis, Crossroads defeated Long Beach St. Anthony in three sets in the quarterfinal round.

Pacifica Christian volleyball team after defeating Cate to advance to the 2013 CIF Southern Section Division 4-A championship game.

Sports, Volleyball, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian Girls Volleyball Team Back In Title Game

Posted Nov. 20, 2013, 5:54 am

The Pacifica Christian volleyball team waited a year to get back to the CIF Southern Section Division 4-A championship game. Now they’re back. The Seawolves defeated Cate in five sets to advance to the title game this weekend.

Sports, Volleyball, New Roads School, Pacifica Christian, New Roads

Santa Monica Volleyball Teams Make It To CIF

Posted Nov. 13, 2013, 7:19 am

The CIF Southern Section 4A Division in girls volleyball is going to be a competitive journey to the title game. Santa Monica schools are all in the mix with Pacifica Christian, New Roads and Crossroads being invited to the dance.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Crossroads Girls Volleyball Rebound With Win Against Milken

Posted Nov. 6, 2013, 7:36 am

The Crossroads girls volleyball battled hard against Paraclete on Halloween night, but came up short in the victory department. Paraclete defeated Crossroads in four sets, winning 25-19, 25-17 and 27-25.

Sports, Volleyball, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian Seawolves Nail Down Girls Volleyball Liberty League Title

Posted Nov. 5, 2013, 11:45 pm

The best is still yet to come for coach Julie Bennett and her Pacifica Christian volleyball team. But for now, the Seawolves will settle for a Liberty League Tournament Championship that they clinched in a four-game match against Providence on Tuesday.

New Roads School looks for success in the postseason.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, New Roads

New Roads School Volleyball Team Climbing The Ranks As CIF Playoffs Near

Posted Nov. 4, 2013, 7:07 pm

New Roads girls’ volleyball team defeated Rolling Hills Prep for the second time, bringing their record for league play to 8-3. The Jaguars battled and went the distance, playing a full five sets. New Roads dropped the first and third sets to Rolling Hills Prep.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Crossroads Girls' Volleyball On Pace To Win Delphic League

Posted Oct. 26, 2013, 6:31 am

The Crossroads girls’ volleyball is doing extremely well this year. The Roadrunners are making a lot of noise this season as one of the top teams in their division in the CIF Southern Section.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian Girls Volleyball Team Back On The Right Track

Posted Oct. 23, 2013, 6:39 am

Last year at this time, Pacifica Christian was rolling through its schedule on a way to a CIF Southern Section Division 4A championship game appearance against Rolling Hills Prep.

Sports, Volleyball, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian Rebound From Cate Loss In Volleyball

Posted Oct. 10, 2013, 7:35 am

After losing a tough game against Cate, Seawolves rebound with win.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian Volleyball Building Winning Momentum In Division 4A

Posted Oct. 2, 2013, 9:24 am

Pacifica Christian, the top team in the CIF Southern Section Division 4A, has had early season success, but have big games coming up.

The Fairmont Miramar is currently hosting its second annual Vilebrequin Beach Volleyball Games every Saturday afternoon through Sept. 7.

Seven Days, Beach, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Win Prizes At Vilebrequin Beach Volleyball Games On Santa Monica Beach

Posted Aug. 9, 2013, 9:07 am

The Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows is bringing Saint-Tropez style to Santa Monica as they team up with iconic Côte d’Azur swimwear company Vilebrequin for its second annual Vilebrequin Beach Volleyball Games.

Santa Monica High School's Greta Schmittdiel prepares the defense of the Vikings earlier this year against the Palmdale Falcons.

Sports, Samohi, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Samohi Volleyball Star Greta Schmittdiel Signs To CSULA

Posted Jul. 14, 2013, 9:01 am

Santa Monica High School four year Varsity starting middle blocker and recent graduate class of 2013, Greta Schmittdiel, has signed to CSULA.

Don’t miss out on an exciting season of USYVL this Fall -- deadline for registration is September 1.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica

Registration Now Open For Santa Monica Youth Volleyball Fall Season

Posted Jun. 30, 2013, 9:18 am

Registration is now open for the upcoming season of United States Youth Volleyball League (USYVL) this Fall.

Pacifica Christian's Kiani Lane discusses strategy with her team before the third set of play against Crossroads on Sept. 22, 2012.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Pacifica Christian

Pacifica Christian's Kiani Lane To Play Volleyball For Gonzaga University

Posted Jun. 9, 2013, 12:30 pm

Pacifica Christian blue chip volleyball setter Kiani Lane has committed to Gonzaga University as a recruited walk-on after leading the Seawolves to the CIF Finals in 2013, and come fall she will face new adversaries and challenges from volleyball players in the powerful West Coast Conference. Lane said that she considered attending many different schools but decided on playing for the Division I Bulldogs in the end. “I have never been a person who had their heart set on a school, but I never thought I would be able to find a school that fits me as perfectly as Gonzaga,” said Lane.

The Sunshine 12 Westside volleyball team pose with their medals after winning the Championship trophy from the Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) National Qualifier at the Anaheim Convention Center Sunday afternoon.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Lincoln Middle School, Club Teams

Sunshine 12 Westside Girls Volleyball Team Wins SCVA National Qualifier In Anaheim

Posted Apr. 24, 2013, 3:06 pm

The Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team won the Southern California Volleyball Association (SCVA) National Qualifier at the Anaheim Convention Center Sunday afternoon after an amazing weekend tournament that sported twists and turns and saw the girls pressured to win three matches in a row before they won the championship game in the gold round. Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball Head Coach Lenka Jamrichova said that the girls gave it their all in order to win the SCVA tournament. "Going 1-2 on the first day was not ideal but I still knew we could get back into it if we played like we did in St. Louis and in the last regional tournament," said Jamrichova.

The Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team celebrates after winning the Mideast Qualifier in St. Louis on March 17.  With the win, the Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team qualified to play in Junior Nationals.

Sports, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Lincoln Middle School, Club Teams

Sunshine 12 Westside Girls Volleyball Team Sets Gold Goal After Winning Mideast Qualifier

Posted Mar. 29, 2013, 4:48 pm

The Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team won the 2013 Nike Mideast Qualifier volleyball tournament after grinding through three grueling days of volleyball matches against top club volleyball teams in the nation in St. Louis March 15-17. With the prestigious national tournament win, the Sunshine 12 Westside girls volleyball team qualifies to play in the USA Volleyball Girls Junior National Championships in Dallas,Texas June 28-July 5.

Crossroads outside hitter Aaron Lipp (right) gets a kill against Brentwood's middle blocker Shane McDonald (left) during the second set at Brentwood High School Friday night. Crossroads won the game 3-1.

Sports, Crossroads, Volleyball, Santa Monica, Brentwood

Crossroads Boys Volleyball Grits Out Win Over Brentwood 3-1

Posted Mar. 9, 2013, 1:19 pm

Crossroads (4-0) boys volleyball won their first league game against Brentwood (1-2) soaring over the Eagles 3-1 at Brentwood High School Friday night. The Roadrunners lost the first set 27-25 before climbing back on top to win the next three sets 25-19, 25-23, and 25-15. Crossroads Boys Volleyball Head Coach Mary Jo Deutschman said the Roadrunners played well against the Eagles. "It's our first league game and I think we played well," said Deutschman. "We lost the first game but then we just buckled down and came back tough and gritted it out."

Santa Monica College outside hitter Charlie Schmittdiel goes up against Evan Bender of Pierce College late in the third set at home Friday night.

Sports, Santa Monica College, Volleyball, Santa Monica

SMC Corsairs Volleyball Drop Conference Opener To LA Pierce Brahmas 3-1

Posted Mar. 2, 2013, 2:33 pm

The third set was tied after outside hitter Zach Brown of Santa Monica College (3-5) evened the score against LA Pierce 29-29 with the Corsairs looking for their first Conference win of the season over the LA Pierce Brahmas (3-4) at home Friday night. But the Corsairs were stopped short of the victory after four sets 3-1 by Setter Tyler Yanez who managed to place in a point after a long volley to put the Brahmas ahead 30-29.

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