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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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Busy weekend ends in 2 championships, 2 playoff advancements

Tennis, Lacrosse earn state titles; baseball, volleyball advance
By Michael Moroney ’13/THE ROUNDUP
Saturday, May 5 may have been the busiest sports day of the entire 2011-2012 school year for the Brophy community.

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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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Volleyball team ready to use experience to achieve success

By Andrew Marini ’13
THE ROUNDUP

“Although we didn’t place as well as we wanted to, I think it was probably the best season we’ve ever had as a program,” said head volleyball coach Mr. Tony Oldani with the season about to start.

As March rolls in, tryouts are over and Brophy volleyball looks to translate experience into success.

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Volleyball team blazes way to state tournament

This year’s volleyball program is being met with success, as the varsity volleyball team has only lost three games, while JV volleyball has gone undefeated as of April 16.

Varsity will soon make a bid in the state tournament.

Mr. Tony Oldani is the varsity head coach and Mr. Andrew Schmidbauer ’88 serves as assistant coach. Mr. John Taylor and assistant coach Ms. Katie Cardinali lead the JV team.

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