Russ Rose, head volleyball coach at Penn State, claimed the 2009 NCAA Division I Volleyball Championship as the Nittany Lions erased a two-set deficit to take unprecedented third straight crown over Texas. The Nittany Lions were the 10th team in history to win back-to-back titles, but became the first-ever to claim three in a row!
Russ Rose has guided the Penn State volleyball program to a perfect 24-0 record and is ranked #1 in the AVCA DI Coaches Poll released on 11/02/2009. The Nittany Lions are followed by Jerritt Elliott‘s Texas Longhorns, who hold a 18-0 record. The rankings include: 1. Penn State (Coached by Russ Rose) 2. Texas (Coached by Jerritt Elliott) […]
The 2009 Preseason Bison / AVCA Division I Coaches Poll has recently been announced. Below is the rankings: 1. Penn State (Coached by Russ Rose) 2. Texas (Coached by Jerritt Elliott) 3. Nebraska (Coached by John Cook) 4. Washington 5. Stanford (Coached by John Dunning) 6. California 7. Hawaii (Coached by Dave Shoji) 8. Florida […]