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Practices underway, Missouri volleyball makes most of limited time searching for identity

“At this point you’re almost just throwing stuff up against the wall and seeing what sticks,” coach Wayne Kreklow told local media this week as the Tigers try to adapt to a brand new roster.

Wayne Kreklow weighs lineup options for new-look Missouri volleyball

Only half of the Tigers’ 2017 roster is returning, making for six new incoming transfers, a rebuilt roster and a lot of offseason introspection for the 18-year Missouri coach.

Munlyn named to Preseason All-Southeastern Conference Team for second straight year

The senior enters the season as the Tigers’ star blocker as well as a dangerous offensive threat.

Missouri volleyball continues to cash in on transfers, adds two former Illini

Middle blocker Tyanna Omazic and outside hitter Kylie Kuyava-Deberg are the fifth and sixth players who have transferred to Missouri since the end of last season.

Missouri volleyball adds three transfers ahead of 2018 season

Defensive specialists Annika Gereau and Katie Turner and setter Jaden Newsome will add depth in key positions for the Tigers.

Mizzou volleyball’s season ends with 3-0 loss to No. 1 Penn State

This is the second year in a row that the Tigers’ season has ended in the Sweet 16.

Missouri volleyball reaches Sweet 16, now faces No. 1 Penn State

The Tigers defeated two nationally ranked teams in Kansas and Wichita State, but Penn State promises to be a much taller hurdle.

Mizzou volleyball returns to Sweet 16 after defeating No. 16 Wichita State in NCAA tournament

The Tigers will face No. 1 Penn State next weekend.

Missouri volleyball opens NCAA tournament with 3-2 victory over No. 19 Kansas

The team’s first win against a ranked opponent this season came against a longtime rival.

Mizzou volleyball secures spot in the NCAA tournament for third straight year

The Tigers will face the Kansas Jayhawks for the first time in two years in the first round of the tournament.

Missouri volleyball loses to No. 3 Florida on senior night at Hearnes Center

The Tigers came out strong in the early going but could not recover from a second-set collapse that shifted all of the momentum to the Gators.

Freshman Leketor Member-Meneh has progressed into one of Mizzou volleyball’s strongest hitters

Member-Meneh has stepped up for the Tigers in crucial moments on the court.

Missouri volleyball can still salvage let-down season

The Tigers and Florida Gators, defending SEC co-champions, will meet on Nov. 25 to close out regular-season play.

Mizzou volleyball wins five-set match over the Gamecocks to earn fifth consecutive win

The team hit .300 for the sixth time this season en route to its fifth straight victory.

An electrifying second set victory leads Missouri volleyball in win over LSU

The Tigers used the momentum of a back-and-forth second set win to earn the 3-0 sweep.

Mizzou volleyball sweeps Texas A&M for third straight win

Freshman Leketor Member-Meneh stepped up to make an impact for the Tigers in the victory.

Pair of newlyweds find success in marriage and volleyball at Mizzou

Joshua and Molly Taylor are learning how to work together as both coaches and newlyweds, with a little help from veteran coaching couple Wayne and Susan Kreklow.

Blocking proves to be difference maker as Mizzou volleyball defeats Georgia 3-1

The Tigers’ 17 total blocks tied the team’s season high for an SEC match this season.

Mizzou volleyball back on track with win over Ole Miss

The Tigers’ stellar double blocking helped them claim the 4-1 win on the road.

Missouri volleyball’s depth outside is proving to be a strength for the Tigers

Melanie Crow, Sydney Deeken and Leketor Member-Meneh each have more than 100 kills this season.