Senior star Megan Courtney's many gifts include the experience to know that No. 1 Penn State's match Friday night against No. 2 Stanford is big -- but not too big.
Sep 4 10:50 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
USC is already zooming up the rankings while the Big Ten and ACC stumbled, as Mechelle Voepel details in her look at the opening weekend in NCAA volleyball.
Sep 1 11:32 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
With a little more than two weeks left in the WNBA's regular season, the race to the MVP is hardly decided. Cast your vote for which player should win it.
Aug 28 2:04 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
It's a familiar look as Penn State, Stanford and Texas start the season in the top three, but could big losses mean big changes? Mechelle Voepel makes her predictions for the upcoming season.
Aug 25 12:47 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Glory Johnson's request for $20,000 a month in temporary spousal support from Brittney Griner was denied by Maricopa County, Arizona, Superior Court commissioner Jacki Ireland.
Aug 20 3:56 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Glory Johnson made her argument for spousal support from Brittney Griner in an evidentiary hearing Monday in Phoenix.
Aug 17 11:55 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Defending national champion Penn State is the preseason American Volleyball Coaches Association 2015 preseason poll released Wednesday.
Aug 12 5:46 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The WNBA draft lottery will be changed to consider records over two years and the team with the worst record will be guaranteed at least the third pick.
Aug 5 4:29 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
On paper, Minnesota seemed to already have all the pieces needed to win another WNBA title. But there was room for one more. And now Sylvia Fowles hopes to fit in and help the Lynx win again.
Jul 29 7:35 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
What will a rested Candace Parker mean for the 3-13 Sparks? The two-time MVP returns to the court Wednesday, and whatever change Parker can bring just might be the difference Los Angeles needs.
Jul 29 7:12 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The takeaways from Monday's three-team trade: Minnesota really wants the 2015 WNBA title. Chicago hopes it made the best of a very difficult situation. And Atlanta has its eye on the future.
Jul 27 7:43 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Maya Moore hates to lose. So with memories lingering from an overtime All-Star Game loss last year, she took control with her own 8-0 run in the final minutes to lead the West to a 117-112 win.
Jul 27 7:35 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Laurel Richie says the lessons she has learned in five seasons as WNBA president made it easier to deal with a difficult start to 2015.
Jul 25 8:46 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Playing in her record 10th All-Star game with the finish line to her brilliant career in sight, Tamika Catchings ponders life after hoops and is excited about the possibilities.
Jul 25 3:06 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The 2016 Women's Basketball Hall of Fame class was announced Saturday at the WNBA All-Star Game. It includes Natalie Williams and Jackie Stiles.
Jul 25 10:04 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
After being sidelined for the event the past two seasons, Elena Delle Donne -- the WNBA's leading All-Star vote-getter -- will finally make her All-Star Game debut Saturday (ABC, 3:30 ET).
Jul 25 10:31 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
There's really no reason to oppose relocating the WNBA's Shock franchise to Dallas -- except that it has to come at the expense of fans who have supported Tulsa through five tough seasons.
Jul 22 8:22 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Travel delays caused Laura Davies to be late for her Hall of Fame ceremony, and to some prominent LPGA players, it could have been avoided. They say it's a sign of how women are treated in golf.
Jul 16 1:05 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
For the second time in her young pro career, Chicago's Elena Delle Donne was the leading vote-getter in the WNBA All-Star balloting.
Jul 15 1:58 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Glory Johnson is seeking temporary spousal support and attorney fees from Brittney Griner, who petitioned to annul their marriage.
Jul 14 1:57 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Army veteran and former Notre Dame women's basketball player Danielle Green, who lost her left arm while serving in Iraq in 2004, will receive the Pat Tillman Award for Service at the 2015 ESPYS.
Jul 15 11:36 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
With the East again shaping up as a logjam, the time is now for New York. The Liberty are coming off an eight-day break and entering what might be a defining month that includes six road games.
Jul 8 3:06 AM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
Since leaving Detroit, the Shock have endured bad trades, a parade of coaches and terrible luck with lottery picks. But the loss of Skylar Diggins for the season is the cruelest blow of all.
Jul 1 11:56 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
The WNBA is still deciding how best to implement its Pride initiative, but events such as Tuesday's Pride Night in Chicago show the league is at the forefront on this issue.
Jul 1 4:03 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel
As the NCAA bears down on North Carolina, the seemingly imminent transfer of leading scorer Allisha Gray adds salt to Sylvia Hatchell's women's program and leaves one wondering what's next.
Jun 17 5:21 PM ET | By Mechelle Voepel