Volleyball moving in the Wright way

Abbie Wright steps in as fourth head coach

The past 31 years of Falcon volleyball history have only seen three coaches, but after former Head Coach Chris Johnson’s resignation earlier in the year, a fourth has come to take the helm. Abbie Wright, a 28 year-old Cardiff, California native stepped in to take over for Johnson at the beginning of the quarter, moving […]

Abbie Wright named head volleyball coach

Biola grad, assistant volleyball coach to return to SPU

SPU Athletic Director Jackson Stava announced last Thursday, Feb. 16, the hiring of new head volleyball coach Abbie Wright. The 28-year-old Cardiff, California native will take over for current coach Chris Johnson who announced his retirement early last month. In his 12 years as Head Coach, Johnson first met Wright when she was considering attending […]

Johnson resigns

Volleyball head coach retires after 13 years

After 13 seasons, four GNAC Coach of the Year awards, four GNAC titles and nearly 200 wins, Head Volleyball Coach Chris Johnson is stepping down from his position. The Bellevue native attended Westmont College in Santa Barbara, California where he played volleyball for three years. He stepped on as a coaching aide for three seasons […]

SPU sweeps final match

Volleyball ends; young team looks forward to next season

The 1,268 kills, 1,203 assists, 124 aces and 1,908 blocks are just a few of the statistics the Seattle Pacific women’s volleyball team has racked up during their 2016 season. They played 28 games over the course of three months (conference and nonconference) with an overall record of 11-17; 6-4 at home, 2-10 away and […]

Falcons win sixth GNAC victory

Women travel for next three away games

It was a fight for the Seattle Pacific women’s volleyball team as they faced off against Central Washington last Thursday, Oct. 27, and Northwest Nazarene last Saturday, Oct. 29, competing in their last two home games for the next two weeks. Starting with a swept match last night against Saint Martin’s, the Falcons will take […]

Volleyball breaks PRs in loss

The Falcons surpass last year’s record mid-season

This past weekend Seattle Pacific’s women’s volleyball team delivered a performance for the record books. After a victorious match against Simon Fraser (3-0) on Thursday, Oct. 13, SPU fell short (2-3) to rivals Western Washington on Saturday, Oct. 15. Despite the loss, SPU has achieved new career-highs, broken personal records and set the bar high […]