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  1. Rivalry between Connecticut Huskies and Tennessee Lady Volunteers...

    Mechelle Voepel

    The UConn-Tennessee rivalry -- a face-off of North and South, between a program considered nouveau riche and an established champ, between a Philly-style wisecracking coach and one revered for her trailblazing -- was a sports phenomenon and one of the most important rivalries in women's college basketball history.

    Story | Conversation | January 15, 2015
  2. espnW Volleyball Player Of The Year: Washington's Krista Vansant

    Mechelle Voepel

    Krista Vansant came to Washington on the fast track as an offensive star, but it's her defense that's lifted the Huskies. With a school-record 1,878 career kills, the espnW national player of the year has put Washington in the hunt for a national title.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2014
  3. 5 Things You Need To Know For The NCAA Women's Volleyball Tournam...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Can top-ranked Stanford win its first title in a decade? Mechelle Voepel breaks down the Cardinal's top competition and the biggest storylines in the five things you need to know about the NCAA women's volleyball tournament.

    Story | Conversation | November 30, 2014
  4. What does Stanford Cardinal's upset of Connecticut Huskies mean f...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Stanford gave the women's hoops world exactly what it needed. But how will the upset affect UConn? And which team might ultimately benefit the most?

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2014
  5. Geno Auriemma, Connecticut Huskies always out to get better

    Mechelle Voepel

    UConn has already had five perfect seasons, but this could be the most historic yet. The Huskies, winners of 46 games in a row, are taking aim at a three-peat and the program's 10th title in Geno Auriemma's 30th season.

    Story | Conversation | November 14, 2014
  6. Connecticut Huskies' Breanna Stewart repeats as espnW's preseason...

    Mechelle Voepel

    There's still likely a lot more greatness to come from Breanna Stewart. But it's also very easy to stop and appreciate everything the UConn junior has already accomplished in two seasons.

    Story | Conversation | November 07, 2014
  7. Lianna Sybeldon, Washington Have Better Ending In Sight

    Mechelle Voepel

    Lianna Sybeldon and Washington flopped under the pressure of the national semifinals last year, but the junior star's ability to see what went wrong is another example of her great growth as a player.

    Story | Conversation | November 06, 2014
  8. espnW Volleyball Player Of The Week: Washington's Krista Vansant

    Mechelle Voepel

    After leading No. 4 Washington to victories over Maryland and previously undefeated Wisconsin with a combined 29 kills and 22 digs, Huskies senior Krista Vansant nabbed our weekly honor.

    Story | Conversation | September 24, 2014
  9. Feeling like she's 'never good enough' drives Phoenix Mercury's D...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Diana Taurasi has piled up championships at every level and secured her place among the all-time greats. But an "inner insecurity" that she's never good enough keeps driving the 32-year-old, who is as fascinating, riveting and mesmerizing as ever.

    Story | Conversation | September 05, 2014
  10. Phoenix Mercury versus Chicago Sky in the WNBA Finals? How'd that...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Phoenix is the clear favorite in the WNBA Finals, a championship series with more than its fair share of stars and intriguing matchups. But Chicago wasn't even supposed to be here and has proved it can pull an upset.

    Story | Conversation | September 04, 2014
  11. MVP candidates Maya Moore, Diana Taurasi have had seasons to savo...

    Mechelle Voepel

    The individual brilliance of leading MVP candidates Maya Moore and Diana Taurasi has been the WNBA's most compelling subplot of 2014, writes Mechelle Voepel.

    Story | Conversation | August 14, 2014
  12. WNBA - Minnesota Lynx's Maya Moore is unstoppable

    Mechelle Voepel

    Not long after winning her second WNBA title in three seasons, Maya Moore knew she could be even better. This season, a lighter, leaner version of the perennial MVP candidate is leading the league in scoring.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2014
  13. WNBA - Tina Charles trade puts pressure on New York Liberty to pr...

    Mechelle Voepel

    After a big draft-day trade brought Tina Charles to New York, the Liberty-Sun rivalry should be hotter than ever. And, as New York coach Bill Laimbeer says, the pressure is on the Liberty to produce.

    Story | Conversation | April 16, 2014
  14. WNBA - Eastern Conference teams lead the way on draft day

    Mechelle Voepel

    Many Eastern Conference teams got a makeover Monday as both veterans and draftees found new homes in the WNBA draft or via trades.

    Story | Conversation | April 14, 2014
  15. WNBA - Draft day marks new start for top prospects

    Mechelle Voepel

    Over the past decade, the No. 1 picks in the WNBA draft have all paid off. On Monday, either Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike or Baylor's Odyssey Sims will get a chance to continue that legacy.

    Story | Conversation | April 13, 2014
  16. WNBA - Connecticut Sun expected to select Stanford Cardinal's Chi...

    Mechelle Voepel

    Stanford's Chiney Ogwumike and Baylor's Odyssey Sims have emerged as the most likely candidates for the No. 1 overall pick in Monday's WNBA draft.

    Story | Conversation | April 11, 2014