Western Washington University's volleyball team huddles before a match against Simon Fraser University on Nov. 20, 2021 in Sam Carver Gymnasium.
Western Washington University's volleyball team huddles before a match against Simon Fraser University on Nov. 20, 2021 in Sam Carver Gymnasium.
Western Washington University's volleyball starting lineup holds hands before the first serve in an in-conference game against Simon Fraser University on Nov. 20, 2021.
Western Washington University's volleyball starting lineup holds hands before the first serve in an in-conference game against Simon Fraser University on Nov. 20, 2021.
WWU senior forward Luke Lovelady goes up for a layup during a practice in Sam Carver Gymnasium on Nov. 3, 2021.
WWU senior forward Luke Lovelady goes up for a layup during a practice in Sam Carver Gymnasium on Nov. 3, 2021.
Freshman guard Garrison Kepley goes up for a dunk during Viking Madness on Oct. 26, 2021 in Carver Gym.
Freshman guard Garrison Kepley goes up for a dunk during Viking Madness on Oct. 26, 2021 in Carver Gym.
Viking center Kyle Peter grapples for the ball during the rugby West Regional Championship game in Bellingham, Wash., on April 17, 2022.
Viking center Kyle Peter grapples for the ball during the rugby West Regional Championship game in Bellingham, Wash., on April 17, 2022.
Western sophomore pin hitter Calley Heilborn serves in a game against SFU on Nov. 20, 2021. in Bellingham, Wash.
Western sophomore pin hitter Calley Heilborn serves in a game against SFU on Nov. 20, 2021. in Bellingham, Wash.
Western mascot Victor Viking looks on during a volleyball match between WWU and SFU on Nov. 20, 2021.
Western mascot Victor Viking looks on during a volleyball match between WWU and SFU on Nov. 20, 2021.
Junior guard Jalen Green (left) and senior guard RJ Secrest (middle) help up freshman forward Jaivion Garrett during the dunk contest at Viking Madness on Oct. 26, 2021.
Junior guard Jalen Green (left) and senior guard RJ Secrest (middle) help up freshman forward Jaivion Garrett during the dunk contest at Viking Madness on Oct. 26, 2021.
Western Washington University's volleyball team celebrates a point against SFU on Nov. 20, 2021.
Western Washington University's volleyball team celebrates a point against SFU on Nov. 20, 2021.
Western Washington University junior goalkeeper Claire Henninger punches away a cross attempt during a friendly match against Trinity Western University on April 15, 2022 in Bellingham, Wash.
Western Washington University junior goalkeeper Claire Henninger punches away a cross attempt during a friendly match against Trinity Western University on April 15, 2022 in Bellingham, Wash.
Western Washington University's volleyball team celebrates a point against SFU on Nov. 20, 2021.
Western Washington University's volleyball team celebrates a point against SFU on Nov. 20, 2021.
Western Washington University and Fresno State University prepare for a scrum during the West Regional Championship match in Bellingham, Wash., on April 17, 2022.
Western Washington University and Fresno State University prepare for a scrum during the West Regional Championship match in Bellingham, Wash., on April 17, 2022.
WWU's volleyball team celebrates a point against rivals Seattle Pacific University on Oct. 15, 2021 in Sam Carver Gymnasium.
WWU's volleyball team celebrates a point against rivals Seattle Pacific University on Oct. 15, 2021 in Sam Carver Gymnasium.
WWU junior defender Jayden Nguyen surveys the field before a throw-in.
WWU junior defender Jayden Nguyen surveys the field before a throw-in.
Western Washington University senior guard RJ Secrest takes a shot during his morning workout in Carver Gym.
Western Washington University senior guard RJ Secrest takes a shot during his morning workout in Carver Gym.
Western Washington University goalkeeper Abigail Trengove makes a save against Trinity Western University in Bellingham, Wash., on April 15, 2022.
Western Washington University goalkeeper Abigail Trengove makes a save against Trinity Western University in Bellingham, Wash., on April 15, 2022.