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Oldani pushes volleyball players, organizes team volunteer work

Photo by Brendan Hinkle ’16 – Mr. Oldani oversees JV volleyball tryouts, Feb. 10. He coaches varsity volleyball for both Brophy and Xavier. By Brendan Hinkle ’16 THE ROUNDUP Volleyball coach Mr. Tony Oldani has his hands full. He is the director of student activities and scheduling, teaches economics in the fall and helps out […]

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Volleyball hopes winter training pays off

By Jack Cahill ’17 THE ROUNDUP With more experience under their belt, the volleyball team looks to be a top four squad this year. According to head coach Mr. Tony Oldani, the team will experience a good season this year. “I think we have the talent to be a top four team in the state, […]

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Volleyball relies on ‘persistence,’ ‘camaraderie’ to carry team

By Chase Bayless ’15 THE ROUNDUP With just five more matches on the schedule as of April 10, the volleyball team is focused on improving the little things to make themselves a contender for the state championship. The team holds a current record of 21-10-1 under head coach Mr. Tony Oldani. Mr. Oldani cited the […]

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Volleyball relies on ‘persistence’, ‘camaraderie’ to carry team

By Chase Bayless ’15 THE ROUNDUP With just five more matches on the schedule as of April 10, the volleyball team is focused on improving the little things to make themselves a contender for the state championship. The team holds a current record of 21-10-1 under head coach Mr. Tony Oldani. Mr. Oldani cited the […]

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Volleyball sets sights on upcoming season

By Jace Riley THE ROUNDUP  After their 32-9-2 season last year, the volleyball team prepares for a new season. Head coach Mr. Tony Oldani said that team chemistry is a big focus for this year’s group. “I think the most important thing for our staff is getting them to understand the love they     […]

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Volleyball team set up for playoff competition

Team consists of unique players, skillsets different than previous years By Christian Guerithault ’14 THE ROUNDUP With a regular season record of 13-1 as of April 23, the Brophy volleyball team looks to the state playoffs. “Our practices tend to be as game-like as possible,” said head coach Mr. Tony Oldani. “Usually our practice will […]

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Volleyball sets up for new season

Senior heavy team shooting to improve upon third place finish last season By Michael Moroney ’13
 THE ROUNDUP The Brophy volleyball squad began the 2013 season with a third place finish out of 30 teams at the Chandler Wolf Howl Invitational against some of the top competition in Arizona. The Broncos went 6-3 in their […]

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Volleyball season commences with early season tournaments

By Michael Moroney ’13 THE ROUNDUP The Brophy volleyball squad began the 2013 season with a third place finish out of 30 teams at the Chandler Wolf Howl Invitational against some of the top competition in Arizona. The Broncos went 6-3 in their first matches of the season, held March 1-2, and Ryne Benson ’15 […]

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Oldani’s love of volleyball demonstrated on, off court

For more than 15 years, head coach Mr. Tony Oldani has been a cornerstone of the Brophy volleyball team.

“I was an assistant coach from ’95-’98 and have been the head coach since the ’99 season,” Mr. Oldani said.

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Volleyball closes in on the end of the season, finishes strong in tournaments

By Tyler J. Scott ’12 THE ROUNDUP Brophy traveled to the Best of the West tournament in San Diego in early March and went 3-3, finishing in 21st place. They also went to the annual Las Vegas tournament, the Las Vegas Invitational Tournament, on April 2-3 where they went 7-2 and placed second for the […]

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