74° F
Partly Cloudy
Partly Cloudy

Badgers Volleyball heads to Final Four

By Eric Rajala,
Published On: Dec 14 2013 09:27:47 PM CST


For the first time since 2000, and the second time in program history, Wisconsin Volleyball advanced to the Final Four Saturday with a 3-1 victory over Purdue. 

Wisconsin will play the winner of Nebraska/Texas thursday at 6:30 p.m. in Seattle's Key Arena. Penn State also advanced to the Final Four, as they beat Stanford. 

Freshman Lauren Carlini was named with the Regional MVP, while juniors Ellen Chapman, Dominique Thompson and Deme Morales were named to the all-region tournament team. 

Deme Morales fueled Wisconsin with a career-high 20 kills. 

With the win, Kelly Sheffield notched his 300th career win. 

  • James Foley in helmet

    Courtesy Dan Shakal

    Who was James Foley?

    James Foley was an American photojournalist who went missing in Syria almost two years ago. On Tuesday, August 19th, a video, apparently produced by ISIS as a warning to the US to stop air strikes against the group in Iraq, ended with Foley's beheading. Learn more about the life of the man whose his parents call a 'martyr for freedom.'

  • Police lights file 2

    Ridiculous 911 calls

    Have you ever considered calling 911 because of a massive spider in your house? How about because a McDonald's employee got your order wrong? Take a look at some of the strangest reasons people have recently called 911.

  • Credit cards

    Augie Martin/CNN

    Biggest data breaches of all time

    UPS is the latest company to fall victim to a data breach, this one affecting 51 stores in 24 states. Take a look at some of the biggest data breaches of all time.