USC’s Unrivaled Olympic Legacy Shines in Rio
Graduating women’s volleyball star Samantha Bricio says goodbye to USC — for now
The Guadalajara-born athlete will go pro in Europe for a few years, then hopes to return to USC for a master’s degree.
The Ace: Samantha Bricio
The USC alumna leaves University Park for professional volleyball in Italy.
No. 1 times 3: USC women’s tennis, sand volleyball and golf squads are top-ranked
All three squads face full schedules this week.
Student-athletes up their academic game in fall semester
Trojans register their highest averages since the figures were first compiled in 2000.
USC 2014: The year in athletics
On the court and the field, in the pool and on the course, the university’s student-athletes had another banner year — one that included winning the school’s 100th NCAA championship.
Volleyball stars prepare to strike at tourney
Olympians, other former greats to play at two-day tournament on homecoming weekend.
Volleyball player takes the right approach in her senior year
Hayley Crone aces a conversation about athletics, academics, teamwork and life beyond the nets.
Two Trojans are on the move
Pitcher Chad Smith and volleyball player Samantha Bricio receive good news.
Silver in the sand
Former Trojans Jennifer Kessy and April Ross took home silver medals following a loss in the beach volleyball final to fellow Americans Kerri Walsh Jennings and Misty May-Treanor
Ross and Kessy advance to semifinals
April Ross and Jennifer Kessy made it to the semifinals of the 2012 London Olympic women’s beach volleyball competition with a quarterfinal victory over the Czech Republic.
Anatomy of a perfect dive
Professor Jill McNitt-Gray, an expert in biomechanics, has worked with the U.S. Olympic Committee to help American athletes prepare for success at the 2012 London Olympics.
Olympic spotlight: Nicole Davis
Just one week shy of the 2012 London Olympic Games, USA women’s volleyball hosted Bulgaria in a three-match series at the Galen Center. Team USA features former USC libero Nicole Davis.
Olympic spotlight: April Ross and Jennifer Kessy
Former USC All-American women’s volleyball players April Ross and Jennifer Kessy will be one of two teams representing the United States in beach volleyball at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Galen Center to host USC-Bulgaria volleyball matches
The U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team will host Bulgaria in two exhibition matches at the Galen Center on July 16 and 18.
In Memoriam: Dave Yoder, 46
Dave Yoder, who helped lead the USC men’s volleyball team to three NCAA Final appearances in the mid-1980s, died Nov. 11 in Mission Viejo after a lengthy battle with lymphocytic leukemia. He was 46.