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GVB: Dons ousted by No. 5 Orange Lutheran

The Santa Barbara High girls volleyball team almost pulled off a first-set win against fifth-seeded Orange Luthern in their CIF Division 1-AA … [Read more...]

GVB: Dons hold off a tough Palos Verdes team in first round

Santa Barbara High's girls volleyball team won its first-round match on Tuesday over Palos Verdes.

Santa Barbara High girls volleyball coach John Gannon summed up Tuesday's CIF Division 1-AA first-round playoff win this way: "We did what we needed … [Read more...]

CIF volleyball: Owls, Rams are the top-2 seeds in 4-A playoffs

As expected, Condor League rivals Laguna Blanca and Cate were seeded first and second, respectively, in the 4-A Division when the CIF-SS girls … [Read more...]

GVB: Royals pull off season sweep of Dons

San Marcos defeated Santa Barbara for the second time this season on Tuesday night. (File Photo)

Santa Barbara High was five sideouts away from taking a 2-1 advantage in Tuesday’s crosstown girls volleyball match against San Marcos. But the … [Read more...]

SBART Luncheon: Right words will get you into volleyball showdown

Santa Barbara's Cheroke Cunningham accepts the Gary Blades Memorial Trophy from Chris Rabe  at Monday's Santa Barbara Athletic Round Table press luncheon.

If you’re planning on going to Laguna Blanca on Wednesday for the small schools girls volleyball showdown between the host Owls and Cate, you better … [Read more...]

TOC: Mitty outlasts La Salle to repeat as champion

It was like a championship fight. Defending champion Archbishop Mitty took some heavy blows from challenger La Salle before taking care of matters … [Read more...]

GVB: 2013 Santa Barbara Tournament of Champions Schedule


GVB: Dons blast away at Buena, bring home league title

With the Channel League title there for the taking, Santa Barbara High took care of business on Thursday night. The Dons hit a blistering .480 as a … [Read more...]

Volleyball TOC draws power-packed lineup

The top two seeds in this weekend's Santa Barbara High girls volleyball Tournament of Champions have key players who are the daughters of world … [Read more...]

GVB: 4 Dons hit for double figures in win over Ventura

John Gannon witnessed a first in his volleyball coaching career at Santa Barbara High Thursday night. The Dons placed four players in double … [Read more...]

GVB: Rottman sparks Dons to sweep over DP


In a tight first set, Lexi Rottman stepped up and made the plays that lifted Santa Barbara to a victory. That win propelled the Dons to a 25-23, … [Read more...]

Allen sisters spark San Marcos to a sweep over Santa Barbara

San Marcos teammates celebrate the win at home after they beat Santa Barbara. 3-0 (Photo Wade the Giant)

Emily Allen is back, and the San Marcos girls volleyball team couldn't be happier. Eight months after tearing the anterior cruciate ligament in her … [Read more...]