Dos Pueblos earns CIF berth in a marathon with Royals

With an automatic CIF playoff berth on the line in a rivalry match, the Dos Pueblos and San Marcos boys volleyball teams left everything on the court … [Read more...]

San Marcos sweeps Buena, continues fight for second

San Marcos volleyball remains tied for second in the Channel league after sweeping Buena 25-15, 25-16, 25-21 on Thursday The Royals are tied with … [Read more...]

San Marcos digs up long-awaited win over Dons

San Marcos' Jackson Kunz was an honorable mention for athlete of the week for leading the Royals to a big Channel League victory over Santa Barbara High. (Vince Agapito Photo)

The dog days are over at the Thunderhut. San Marcos' boys volleyball program had not beaten mighty Santa Barbara in many, many years heading into … [Read more...]

Kunz pushes San Marcos past Ventura

San Marcos volleyball swept Ventura on Thursday, but not without a third game coming down to the wire. Royals team captain Jackson Kunz hit a … [Read more...]

San Marcos tops Buena in four

San Marcos volleyball came off its break with a win, beating Buena in four games on Tuesday at home, 21-25, 25-20, 25-18, and 25-14 Royals setters … [Read more...]

Johnson gives Royals a lift in sweep over Arroyo Grande

Jackson Kunz of San Marcos soars to pound a ball through an Arroyo Grande block. (Photo by Michael Holliday)

San Marcos didn’t skip a beat with a new opposite hitter Tuesday. Junior Spencer Johnson switched from the middle to the outside — replacing the … [Read more...]

Royals capture first tournament title in four years

Jackson Kunz chalked up 64 kills and Zach Yinger 54 to lead San Marcos to the championship of the Arcadia Volleyball Tournament on Saturday. It was … [Read more...]

Shorthanded Royals lose to Arcadia in four games

San Marcos suffered its first volleyball loss of the season, falling at Arcadia, 25-21, 25-18, 20-25, 25-18. Jackson Kunz paced a shorthanded … [Read more...]


MVP  Chris Pratt (12), Santa Barbara FIRST TEAM Weston Buker (12), Buena Cody Zoesch (12), Dos Pueblos Will McCracken (11), Dos Pueblos Erik … [Read more...]

Fire-ravaged Royals win 5-setter to make playoffs

The San Marcos volleyball team was missing six players for its most important match of the season, but pulled through nonetheless with a 19-25, 25-23, … [Read more...]