Senior Lauren Li became the first player in the history of the Caltech volleyball program to receive All-SCIAC recognition, while Head Coach Tom Gardner and his staff received SCIAC Coaching Staff of the Year honors.
Led by a strong showing from outside hitters Lauren Li and Sydney Richardson, the Caltech volleyball team took a set off SCIAC co-leader Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges for the first time ever on Tuesday evening.
Junior setter Krystyna Maruszko of the Caltech volleyball team has been named SCIAC Volleyball Specialist of the Week for her impressive outings during the team's first-ever two-win week in conference play.
The Caltech volleyball team came out on the winning end of a marathon match on Friday evening, defeating Occidental College 3-2 (25-20, 25-20, 22-25, 25-27, 15-13) to secure the program's first-ever season sweep of a SCIAC opponent.
Sophomore Alison Noyes was a constant for the Caltech volleyball team, which came away with a pair of straight-set victories over the University of St. Katherine and Mills College on Saturday afternoon.
Caltech volleyball took another big statistical step forward in 2018, but the Beavers are now hoping they have all the necessary ingredients to translate that success into the win column when the 2019 season kicks off this weekend.
The Caltech volleyball team recognized two of its statistically best seniors to play under Head Coach Tom Gardner in Sakthi Vetrivel and Claudia Canamas before Tuesday night's final home match of the season against the University of Redlands.