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2019

Dec. 12: Monique Burkland Named USAV Female Sitting Player of the Year
Dec. 10: Women's Sitting Team Earns Team USA Best of November
November 17: Undefeated! Women's Sitting Team Wins Super 6 Gold
November 16: Women's Sitting Team Heads to Super 6 Gold Match
November 15: Women's Sitting Team Sweeps Ukraine at Super 6
November 14: Women's Sitting Team Dominates Russia, Japan
November 13: Women's Sitting Powers by Ukraine at World Super 6
November 7: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Heads to World Super 6
August 28: Women's Sitting Strikes Gold in Lima
August 27: Women's Sitting Sweeps Peru in Parapan Am Semi
August 26: Women's Sitting Team Cruises Past Canada in Parapan Am
August 25: Women's Sitting Team Holds Back Brazil at Parapan
August 24: Women's Sitting Team Downs Peru in Parapan Opener
August 19: Sitting Teams Ready for Parapan Am Games in Lima
May 26: Both Sitting Teams Win Exhibition Series Finales
May 25: Sitting Teams Win 3 of 4 Matches at Opens
May 24: U.S. Women's and Men's Sitting Teams Win Twice
May 23: USAV Open Nationals Brings 482 Teams to Columbus
April 14: Women's Sitting Team Wins Finale vs Ukraine
April 13: Burkland Leads Women's Sitting Team Past Ukraine
April 12: Balance Leads Women's Sitting Team Past Ukraine
April 3: Women's Sitting Team Hosting Ukraine April 11-14
March 17: Women's Sitting Team Edges Canada in Series Finale
March 16: Women's Sitting Draws Juniors Crowds at Crossroads
March 16: Women's Sitting Team Rolls To Two Wins vs Canada
March 15: Newcomers Help Women's Sitting Win Twice over Canada
March 14: Women's Sitting Team Hosts Canada at Crossroads
Jan. 23: Women's Sitting Team Reaching Beyond to Start 2019
Jan. 17: Erickson's Play for Sitting Team Speaks for Itself

2017

Dec. 18: USAV Serves Burkland Player of the Year Award
Oct. 29: Women's Sitting Team Wins Gold; Men Take Silver
Oct. 28: U.S. Sitting Teams to Play for Gold
Oct. 27: Sitting Teams Win Both Day 2 Matches
Oct. 26: Sitting Teams Start Strong on Day 1
Oct. 25: Women's Sitting Team Moving Forward in Montreal
May 23: Open Nationals Fun Starts Friday
May 21: Sitting Team Secures Silver at Super 6
May 20: Sitting Team Falls to Russia
May 19: Sitting Team Qualifies for Gold Medal Match
May 18: U.S. Sitting Teams Partner with Ntouch
May 18: Women's Sitting Team Unbeaten in China
May 17: Sitting Team Sweeps Host China
May 16: Sitting Team Jets by Japan
May 15: Women's Sitting Team Competing at Super 6
April 11: Sitting Update: AVCA Honors Walker
March 24: Girls' Sitting Team Secures Silver
March 23: Girls' Sitting Team to Play for Gold
March 22: Girls' Sitting Team Loses to Brazil
March 21: Youth Sitting Team Claims First Victory
March 21: Holloway, Molten Heading to DC 
March 20: Sitting Update: Youth Team Ready to Compete
March 6: New Season Brings a Few Changes for Sitting Team
March 5: Burkland Stands out for Woman's Sitting Team
March 4: Women's Sitting Team Begins New Quad
Feb. 27: USAV Announces 2017 Youth Parapan Am Games Roster
Feb. 26: Duda, Rasmussen Win Unique Sitting Tourney
Feb. 1: U.S. Women's Sitting to Host Canada at Colorado Crossroads
Jan. 24: Katie Holloway Elected Vice Chair of USOC's Athletes' Advisory Council Leadership Team
Jan. 19: Experience Sitting Volleyball at Unique Cash Tournament in Tulsa

2016

Dec. 22: USAV Salutes 2016 Women's Sitting Team
Dec. 8: Erickson Named USAV Female Sitting Player of the Year
Nov. 17: Dan Apol, 1972-2016
Nov. 11: Sitting Volleyball Vets Reflect on Service, Sports
Oct. 13: U.S. Women take top sitting volleyball spot – Paralympic.org 
Oct. 11: U.S. Women's Sitting Team overtakes top spot in world rankings 
Oct. 11: Local athletes strike gold at the Paralympic Games – HerladNet
Oct. 10: Sitting Volleyball: Five things we learned from Rio 2016 – Paralympic.org
Oct. 9: Skiatook woman brings home gold medal in Paralympic volleyball – Oklahoma News 6 
Oct. 5: Tia Edwards is golden – Skiatook Journal 
Oct. 2: Riekes Center athletes compete in Rio Paralympics – The Almanac 
Sept. 30: Waseca's Shifflett, Team USA return home as Paralympic gold medalists – Waseca County News 
Sept. 28: U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Team named "Best Paralympic Team"
Sept. 27: Dublin woman helps Americans win gold in Paralympic volleyball – East Bay Times 
Sept. 26: Dublin High School's Bethany Zummo brings home gold from 2016 Paralympic Games – One Dublin
Sept. 22: By the numbers: A closer look at the 2016 Paralympics 
Sept. 22: Waseca's Shifflett, Team USA win Paralympic gold – Waseca County News 
Sept. 21: Sitting volleyball players win gold medal in Rio – Oklahoma News 9 
Sept. 21: 'Life-changing experience' for Michelle Goodall at Rio Paralympics – The Gazette  
Sept. 20: Paralympians welcomed home – WCIA
Sept. 20: Paralympic gold medalist visits Millsaps – The Weatherford Star-Telegram 
Sept. 19: Two Polk Countians help U.S. volleyball win gold at Paralympics – The Ledger 
Sept. 19: 10 unforgettable sporting moments at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games – Rio 2016 
Sept. 19: From lowest low to highest high – The News-Gazette 
Sept. 19: Women's Sitting Volleyball Gold Medal Game Highlights – The Post-Star 
Sept. 18: PHOTO GALLERY: Highlights from the Rio Paralympics 
Sept. 17: Millage captures gold – The News-Gazette 
Sept. 17: Riekes Center staffer Holloway returning as golden girl – Palo Alto Online 
Sept. 17: United States end China's domination of Paralympic women's sitting volleyball competition – Inside the Games
Sept. 17: Good as Gold: U.S. Women's Sitting Team makes Paralympic history
Sept. 15: U.S. Women's Sitting Team set for Paralympic gold medal final
Sept. 14: U.S. Women's Sitting Team clinches Paralympic semifinal berth
Sept. 12: China tops U.S. Paralympic Women's Sitting Team in five 
Sept. 10: U.S. Women's Sitting Team sweeps Iran in first Paralympic match
Sept. 9: U.S. Paralympian Bethany Zummo on being a team player – National Alliance for Youth Sports
Sept. 8: PHOTO GALLERY: Paralympic Opening Ceremony Highlights
Sept. 7: Polk athletes savor chance to compete on the world stage – The Ledger
Sept. 7: Point Lookout Paralympian seeks gold in Rio – LI Herald 
Sept. 6: Going for gold in Rio and beyond: Katie Holloway compete in Paralympics – The Daily Journal
Sept. 6: Cape Fear region's Heather Erickson to represent U.S. at Rio Paralympics – Fayetteville Observer
Sept. 5: Point Lookout’s Lora Webster to compete in Rio 2016 Paralympics – News 12 Long Island
Sept. 5: U.S. Women's Sitting Team seeking historic gold at Paralympics
Sept. 1: Erickson a finalist for 'Sportswoman of the Year'
Aug. 31: Champaign city employee heading to Rio 2016 Paralympic Games – Fox Illinois ; WCIA
Aug. 27: Area Paralympians ready for Rio – Mankato Free Press 
Aug. 25: ESPY finalist and UCO resident athlete Heather Erickson attempts to take home Paralympic gold in sitting volleyball – Oklahoma Gazette 
Aug. 24: Champaign Paralympian says Rio Games may be her last – The News Gazette
Aug. 3: Team USA's Men's & Women's Sitting Volleyball Teams Prepare for Paralympics in Rio – Oklahoma News 9
July 28: Bethany Zummo's perfectionism could lead U.S. Sitting Volleyball Team to its first Paralympic gold – Team USA 
July 26: UCO athletes head for Rio with U.S. Paralympic volleyball squads – Edmond Sun 
July 11: Sport Court helps USAV Sitting athletes spread 'Joy'
July 3: U.S. Women's Sitting Sweeps Dutch Tournament 
July 1: U.S. Women's Sitting Sweeps Matches at Dutch Tournament
June 23: Sitting Update: Erickson nominated for an ESPY
June 22: Waseca's Shifflett named to U.S. Paralympic women's sitting volleyball team – Waseca County News 
June 22: 2016 U.S. Paralympic Women's Sitting Volleyball Team Announced
June 21: U.S. sitting volleyball not overlooking rivals – Paralympic.org 
May 29: U.S. Women's Sitting Team takes final match vs. Russia
May 28: U.S. Women's Sitting Team topples Russia Saturday afternoon
May 27: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Splits Opening Matches
May 24: 2016 USA Volleyball Opens Headed to Orlando
May 11: Sitting Update: Men's camp key to Rio
May 8: Mother's Day Q&A with Lora Webster – Team USA 
May 6: Pools announced for Rio 2016 sitting volleyball competition – Paralympic.org 
May 4: U.S. Sitting Teams set to participate in Road to Rio campaign
April 28: Adjust and Adapt: Off-court passion drives Nicky Nieves' Paralympic dreams
April 27: Sitting Update: Athletes Celebrate '100 Days to Rio'
April 15: Take Five with Sitting's Nichole Millage and John Kremer
April 14: Road to Rio: An inside look at daily training
April 13: Standing Successes Influence Sitting Players
April 6: Sitting Update: Grassroots Efforts Flourish
March 30: IPFW and USA Paralympic athletes put on sitting volleyball clinic – NBC 33 
March 30: Sitting Update: Teams turn focus to Rio
March 23: U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Team captures gold on road to Rio – Team USA 
March 23: Women's Sitting Team Golden in China
March 22: Women's Sitting Team to Face China for Gold
March 21: Women's Sitting Team Sweeps Pool
March 20: Women's Sitting Team Maintains Perfect Record
March 19: U.S. Sitting Teams Split Day 3; U.S. Women Beat Ukraine
March 18: Women's Sitting Team Beats China, Iran
March 17: U.S. Sitting Teams See Split Results in Opening Matches
March 15: Sitting Teams Land in China
March 9: Sitting Teams Ready for Intercontinental Cup
March 1: Sitting Update: Women's Team plays exhibition match

2012

Dec. 19: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Stands Tall
Dec. 13: Holloway is Female Sitting Player of the Year
Nov. 15: Women's Sitting Team Holds Camp
Nov. 13: U.S. Sitting Program Holds San Antonio Tryout
Oct. 19: USAV Receives P&G Youth Sports Grant for sitting volleyball development
Oct. 18: Katie Holloway Recognized by Women's Sports Foundation
Sept. 14: Bill Hamiter Receives Order of Ikkos
Sept. 7: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Takes Silver at the Paralympic Games
Sept. 6: USA vs. China, a Paralympic Rematch
Sept. 5: Women's Sitting Volleyball Team defeats Ukraine, will play for Gold
Sept. 3: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Sweeps Brazil to end pool play
Sept. 1: Women's Sitting Volleyball Team Cruises Past Slovenia
Aug. 31: Women's Sitting Team Falls to China
Aug. 30: 2012 Paralympic Games Opening Ceremonies
Aug. 26: The 10 Things You Must Bring to the Paralympics
Aug. 15: U.S. Women Look for the Cycle at Paralympic Games
Aug. 8: University of Central Oklahoma Hosts Paralympics Send Off
July 25: U.S. Women's Sitting Hosts Red vs. Blue Scrimmage for Fans
July 14: Women's Sitting Drops Two in Final Day of Exhibition
July 13: Women's Sitting Team Defeats Ukraine, Falls to China
July 12: Women's Sitting Drops Two Matches against Top Teams in the World
July 11: 2012 USA Paralympic Sitting Volleyball Nominees Set
June 30: U.S. Women's Sitting Team to Support Men's Indoor Team
June 11: 2012 USA Paralympic Sitting Volleyball Nominees Set
June 2: Women's Sitting Gold at Masters, Holloway MVP
May 31: Women's Sitting Team Wins 3-0 Against No. 3 in World
May 29: Women's Sitting Team Compete for DELA Trophy
May 23: U.S. Women's Sitting Seeded 3 for London
May 16: Return to the Floor
April 17: Women's Sitting Team in NYC for 100 Days
March 7: Women's Sitting Team to Face Netherlands in Exhibition

2011

Dec. 22: Women's Team Named Sitting Team of the Year
Dec. 19: Holloway USAV Women's Sitting Athlete of the Year
Dec. 15: U.S. Army and USA Volleyball Find Strength on the Court
Oct. 1: Just Call Women's Sitting Team Golden Girls
Sept. 30: U.S. Women's Sitting Reign Supreme, is Finals Bound
Sept. 29: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Perfect in Brazil
Sept. 29: Notes from Brazil – Kaleo Kanahele Blog
Sept. 28: U.S. Sitting Victorious over Canada in Zonal
Sept. 26: U.S. Sitting Off to Brazil for Zonal Championship
Sept. 13: Three U.S. Sitting Team Members Named 'Best'
Sept. 10: U.S. Sitting Team Wins Gold at Continental Cup
Sept. 9: U.S. Sitting Beats Slovenia, Gold-Ward Bound
Sept. 8: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Rides 6-0 Record into Semis
Sept. 7: U.S. Sitting Team Sweeps Netherlands
Sept. 6: Women's Sitting Team Improves to 4-0 at Cup
Sept. 6: Women's Sitting Team Wins Two Matches
Aug. 31: Women's Sitting Team Prepares for Continental Cup
Aug. 13: Women's Sitting Team Wins Second Friendly Match
Aug. 12: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Wins Friendly Match
June 12: Women's Sitting Team Ends Shanghai Series with a Win
June 11: Katie Holloway: U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Shanghai Observations
June 11: U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Victory Banquet
June 9: U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball Shanghai Day Two
June 8: U.S. Women's Sitting Volleyball: Hello, Shanghai
June 6: U.S. Women's Sitting Team Almost Tastes Gold
May 10: U.S. Sitting Team Captain Improving After Accident
March 21: U.S. Sitting Team Notes – Viva Las Vegas
March 20: U.S. Sitting Team Finishes with Fourth Victory
March 19: Shanghai Sitting Team Gets Tough on U.S. Women
March 18: Women's Sitting Team Feels Good After Win
March 10: Women's Sitting Teams to Cross in Denver