Volleyball

Volleyball finishes season at 16-15

November 18, 2014

By BETO HOYOS Pima Community College’s volleyball season came to an end when they fell in three sets to Glendale Community College in the Region I Division II championship round on Nov. 8. The Aztecs took second place in the Region I Division II tournament for the first time in program history. Pima came within […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Aztecs secure No. 3 spot

October 30, 2014

By BETO HOYOS The Pima Community College volleyball team (13-13, 8-7 in ACCAC conference) secured the No. 3 seed for the Region I Division II playoffs when it defeated Glendale Community College in straight sets on Oct. 24. In the final  home game of the season the Aztec sophomores were recognized prior to the game. […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Aztecs capture first place at San Diego tournament

October 2, 2014

By BETO HOYOS After a rough stretch of losses, the Pima Community College volleyball team won the San Diego City College tournament Sept. 27. “It was the first time this season that we really believed in each other even when we faltered a bit,” Pima head coach Dan Bithell said. “It was a great team […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Tournament provides challenges

September 18, 2014

By BETO HOYOS The Pima Community College volleyball team had a tough time at the Scottsdale Classic tournament. “It was an interesting trip,” sophomore Alexis Ammerman said. “We played well but we played some really good teams.” The Aztecs dropped all three matches on Sept. 12. They lost in a close opening match to College […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Opening win ‘Great team effort’

September 4, 2014

By BETO HOYOS The Pima Community College volleyball team opened conference play with a thrilling win and a disappointing loss. The loss came during their first home match on Aug. 29 against South Mountain Community College. The Aztecs lost in three sets and had a hard time finding any momentum against a strong defense. “They’re […]

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Player strives to be good role model

September 4, 2014

By BETO HOYOS Sophomore volleyball player Alexis Ammerman stands tall on and off the court. She was an athletic standout at an early age, and participated in multiple sports. “Honestly, basketball was my first love,” she said. Ammerman enjoyed basketball and volleyball, and began playing club volleyball as a teenager. During her sophomore year at […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Season comes to an end

November 14, 2013

By BETO HOYOS The Pima Community College volleyball team’s season came to an end after losing to Scottsdale Community College in the elimination match of the region I, division II tournament. This was the second straight year the Aztecs made the tournament. The Aztecs struggled early in the first set and would find themselves down […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Pima fighting for final playoff spot

October 31, 2013

By BETO HOYOS  The Pima Community College volleyball team is seeking the final spot in the Region I, Division II playoffs as the Aztecs head into their last game of the regular season at Chandler-Gilbert Community College on Nov. 1. Pima beat Chandler-Gilbert in four sets earlier this month at the West Campus. On Oct. […]

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Team splits four October matches

October 17, 2013

By BETO HOYOS The Pima Community College volleyball team started October with two victories, but fell short in its next two matches. The team was scheduled to play No. 11 Arizona Western College in Yuma on Oct. 16. The match took place after Aztec Press went to the printer. On Oct. 11, the Aztecs (13-10, […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Team battles through tough conference play

October 3, 2013

By BETO HOYOS   The Aztecs (11-8, 2-5 in conference) fell to Mesa Community College on Sept. 27 in three hard-fought sets.   Down early in the first set, the Aztecs made a run that gave them a 14-10 lead. In that stretch, freshman Alexis Ammerman helped ignite a cold offense with three kills.   […]

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Pitts keeps the ball in her court

September 19, 2013

By BETO HOYOS   Sports have always been a passion for Pima Community College sophomore volleyball player Courtney Pitts.   Although she played other sports, her talents blossomed when she began playing volleyball in sixth grade.   At Tucson’s Catalina High School, she and her teammates made multiple state volleyball tournament appearances. Pitts was named […]

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Aztecs play strong at Scottsdale tournament

September 19, 2013

By BETO HOYOS With the volleyball season in full swing, the Pima Community College volleyball team has been riding a hot streak as of late. The Aztecs spent two days away from home Sept. 13-14 for the Scottsdale Classic Tournament. The women had a strong showing, triumphing in three of their four games in Scottsdale. […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Pima’s bid for nationals ends

November 8, 2012

By CLYNISHA STEVENS The Pima Community College volleyball team’s season ended on Nov. 2, as it fell to Scottsdale Community College in the Region 1 double-elimination tournament. The loss left PCC’s final mark at 14-14. “All in all, the season was more than we could have hoped for,” head coach Dan Bithell said. “We played […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Aztecs end losing streak, look to regionals

October 25, 2012

By CLYNISHA STEVENS The Pima Community College volleyball team ended a four-match losing streak on Oct. 19 with a four-set victory over Chandler-Gilbert Community College. PCC dropped the first set, but came back to take control in the second. The Aztecs were able to hang on to take the third and fourth sets. Sophomore Cheryl […]

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VOLLEYBALL: Aztecs going the distance for wins

October 11, 2012

By CLYNISHA STEVENS The Pima Community College volleyball team had its home-undefeated streak snapped on Oct. 5, falling in five sets to Phoenix College. The squad now sits at 11-9 on the campaign, and has won nine of its last 11 matches. The 17-25, 17-25, 25-18, 31-29, 8-15 loss marked the fourth straight match the […]

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