Volleyball Wins First Ever State Championship

As we approached State, it was a destiny we all felt was ours for the taking.  The girls came out and dominated against Ralston Valley, showing that they were determined and focused.  Cherokee Trail proved to be a tough opponent and came out strong in the first, but the girls answered back and didn’t let […]

Eagles Take First At Regionals, Advance To State

This past week, Valor Volleyball was able to focus a lot of our training on refining different parts of our game in preparation for the post-season.  The disciplines we have been focused on are defensive transition, blocking positioning, and attacking accuracy. The girls have done countless reps in efforts to engrain these good habits into […]

Volleyball Wins 5A Jeffco League Championship

Valor Volleyball had to hit the road this past week, traveling to Bear Creek and Ralston Valley for each school’s own senior night. The opponents were certainly fired up to compete hard against the Eagles, making it a difficult feat to beat both teams in three straight sets. At Bear Creek, Kaitlyn Winkelman, Lily Thomason, […]

Volleyball Moves To #2 In State Rankings

Valor Volleyball was able to sweep both opponents this week as we were on the road at Palmer Ridge and Rangeview.  The Eagles put up an impressive 16 kills per set against the Bears for a .435 hitting percentage, and won 25-15, 25-21, 25-19. At Rangeview, the ladies had a bit of a slow start, […]

Eagles Soar In Loud Environment At Columbine

Last week the Valor Volleyball squad had just one match to focus on, and they were able to put all efforts into starting their league play with a strong showing at Columbine High School. It was a bit of a surreal night, entering a school in which the first nationally known mass shooting had happened […]

Volleyball Undefeated In Sets and Matches

This past week, Valor Volleyball was able to continue their undefeated streak of straight sets against opponents Legend and Regis Jesuit. On Thursday, the Eagles hosted Legend and had a strong showing of offense and defense with many players contributing to the 3 set win (25-18, 25-12, 25-20). Lily Thomason put up 16 kills, while […]

Myki Timlin: Why I Play

Having a pretty busy childhood, I never really get to play sports like most kids did. I started playing volleyball when I was about 9 years old after we moved to Colorado from Florida. Volleyball seemed pretty cool and I made a lot of friends, but when I was young, I never really thought to […]