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VCU volleyball is primed for its upcoming season at the Siegel Center. photo by julie tripp

Rams volleyball ready to spike this season

VCU’s volleyball team will kick-start its season Aug. 28, playing against Purdue University.

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Freshman phenom Kelly Graves, center, wins the header over College of Charleston defenders  photos by becca schwartz

Women’s soccer drops two of three in season opener’s

VCU’s women’s soccer team played another close match Aug. 28. The College of Charleston traveled to SportsBackers Stadium and defeated the Rams 1-0 in overtime.

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New Beginnings: Briante Weber seeks return

For some, “everything happens for a reason” is a phrase that helps them get through the day. For Briante Weber, it’s a mantra to live by that acknowledges the road ahead offers more long-lived joy than the pain of the past.

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Sophomore midfielder Rafael Andrade Santos forces Akron’s Adam Najem out of bounds. photo by audry dubon

Men’s soccer prepares for tough matchups

The Rams will take on each of the top-three ranked teams in the National Soccer Coaches Association of America preseason poll this season. Eight of VCU’s first 10 opponents are ranked in preseason.

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Junior Austin Lushinski looks to power surge men’s XC this season. The team competes on Sept. 1 at CNU. PHOTO courtesy of vcu athletics

XC runs from the competition

The VCU men’s and women’s cross country team opens its 2015 season Sept. 1 in Richmond at the Christopher Newport University exhibition meet.

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Nothing but smiles for VCU’s juniors Jordan Burgess, Mo Ali-Cox and now-alum Jarred Guest ’15. photo by brooke marsh

VCU to face Duke in 2K Classic

The NCAA announced the VCU Rams will be facing the defending national champion Duke University Blue Devils in the semi-final round of the 2015 2K Classic.

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Women’s soccer stalemates against the Tribe

The VCU women’s soccer team competed against the College of William and Mary on Aug. 16 for the first time since the 2012 season. After 90 minutes, the contest ended in a scoreless draw.

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VCU Field Hockey: Ring Chasing

Head coach Laura Baker’s 2015 VCU Field Hockey team features an assortment of young, talented players preparing for the start of their collegiate season. After losing five seniors from last year’s team, Baker hopes to integrate a wealth of new underclassman with her six returning starters.

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