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NWAC Volleyball Championship 2019

December 20, 2019

The Blue-Collar Team On November 21st, 2019, the women’s volleyball team had not only captured the...

Student Spotlight: Jocelyn Hillyer

Student Spotlight: Jocelyn Hillyer

April 16, 2019

A great leader takes her final bow Twenty-four-year-old Pierce College student Jocelyn Hillyer is a...

Lady Raiders are No. 2 in Conference

Lady Raiders are No. 2 in Conference

December 1, 2018

Women’s Volleyball Places Third in State Tournament Pierce’s women’s volleyball team competed i...

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Raiders win first round in tournament

November 22, 2017

From the start of the game the Raiders showed they meant business. #2 Julia Heronema, an outside hitter, dominated the court with repeat power hits.

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Raiders vs. Skagit Valley Cardinals

September 14, 2017

  Final score 3-0Raiders won ...

Raiders Fight Hard for a Division Title

Raiders Fight Hard for a Division Title

October 19, 2016

The Raiders season started off to a tough start including a 5 game losing streak. Overall the Raiders ...

Greg Finel becomes Pierce College Volleyball's Head Coach

Greg Finel becomes Pierce College Volleyball’s Head Coach

February 10, 2016

Pierce College is pleased to announce the selection of Greg Finel as the new head coach for the Raid...

End of the season review: Volleyball

Dominic Wilkerson, Staff Writer

November 26, 2014

The Raiders volleyball team fell into fourth place in the NWAC West division this year, missing the playoffs by just one place down. The team pulled off 5 league wins this season, but came away with 9 losses also. Their division was tough this year with Tacoma going 13-1 and Highline right behind them at 11-3. The turning...

Thunderbird’s take down third place Raiders

October 18, 2013

Justin Harmon Staff Writer It was a tale of two nights for Pierce’s women’s volleyball team. In a match-up pitting the second place Highline Thunderbirds against the third place Pierce Raiders viewers witnessed two talented teams go head to head Wednesday night as they get ready for the upcoming playoffs. Early on it looked as ...

Pierce College hosts state championship volleyball game

November 2, 2012

Denise Yochum Contributing Writer  Dear College Community, You may have heard that Pierce College will be hosting the WIAA 2A State Volleyball Championships on Friday and Saturday, Nov. 9 and 10, at the FS HEC. This is the first time that Pierce College has had the opportunity to host a state championship event, and it wi...

Lady Raiders volleyball team optimistic for next year

January 6, 2012

  Freshmen head into the offseason prepared for Coach Carlson’s strength and conditioning program Sarah Carlson and James Cooks Staff Writers Despite an entirely new team this year, with a team built entirely on freshman, the Pierce College Volleyball program was represented well with a “good” season, according to Coach Doug Carlson. So how has this f...

Spotlight: Jennie Demick

December 16, 2011

Sports can often be a helpful tool in a student’s development over time, and for Jennie Demick learning to play volleyball changed her life forever. Before Demick found her passion for volleyball, she and her sister grew up in foster care. At the age of seven, Demick was with her third foster family.  A couple adopted...