Facing the fifth ranked team in the nation, the Kodiaks nearly made the comeback of the season before falling in five sets on Friday night.
The Kodiaks are joining forces with the ACAC and the conference’s other 16 member institutions to Make Some Noise for Mental Health this weekend. A conference-wide awareness campaign to break stigmas around mental health, the initiative involves student-athletes to encourage empathy, understanding and open-mindedness while promoting resources and support available on campuses and in their communities.
Both Kodiaks men's and women's volleyball teams ran into tough competition on Friday night, dropping matches against Red Deer College to start their weekend series.
It's a busy weekend in Kodiaks Country, with volleyball and basketball teams taking on division rivals and Indoor Track kicking off their season in Edmonton.
Leading their sides to strong weekends against rival Medicine Hat, Jamie Brown and Marcus Biesheuvel have been named the Kodiaks Moxie's Athletes of the Week!
After dropping a tough five-set decision the previous night, the Kodiaks rebounded and secured a commanding straight-sets decision over Medicine Hat at home on Saturday.
The Kodiaks men volleyball team picked up a huge straight sets road win over 14th ranked Medicine Hat on Friday, while the women fell short in a tight five-set affair.
The Kodiaks basketball teams complete a lengthy homestand this weekend by hosting Olds College for games on Friday and Saturday, while volleyball engages in a key home and home with Medicine Hat.