Sand volleyball moved a step closer to becoming an NCAA championship Monday when the Division I Legislative Council approved a measure to establish a national collegiate championship in the sport. The additional championship also must be approved by Division II and Division III.
Fourteen years ago, Julio Luevano embarked on a covert journey across the Mexican border to settle in a humble Indiana town. Now, his days are filled with maintenance work, family, soccer and studying for a degree finally within his reach.
The participation rates in NCAA sports continued to rise in the 2013-14 academic year, with the total number of teams competing in NCAA championship sponsored sports reaching an all-time high of 19,086.