Elon Volleyball Recognized by AVCA for Academic Excellence

Posted by Press Release on July 16, 2018 at 1:42 pm under College | Be the First to Comment

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Elon University volleyball has been recognized Monday, July 16, by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) as a recipient of the Team Academic Award for the 2017-18 school year. The Phoenix is one of 164 Division I programs across the country to have earned the honor. The 2017-18 academic year marks the …Read the Rest…

Elon Volleyball Announces Inaugural Schar Center Schedule

Posted by Press Release on July 5, 2018 at 4:37 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Set to play the first collegiate events inside Elon University’s new Schar Center, the Phoenix volleyball program announced its 2018 schedule Thursday, July 5. 2018 Schedule “Our team is very excited about the challenges we will face in our 2018 schedule,” said Elon head coach Mary Tendler. “The teams we see early …Read the Rest…


Jaudon, Thomas Named Elon Team Captains for 2018 Volleyball Campaign

Posted by Press Release on June 4, 2018 at 4:17 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University rising senior Maddie Jaudon and rising junior Nori Thomas have been tabbed team captains for the upcoming 2018 volleyball campaign, the first for the Phoenix inside Schar Center. “I am very confident Maddie and Nori will continue to lead our team in the right direction as we move into the …Read the Rest…

Elon Phoenix Volleyball Adds Hough to 2018 Recruiting Class

Posted by Press Release on April 15, 2018 at 7:40 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University volleyball announced Wednesday, April 11, the signing of Garland Hough to its 2018 recruiting class. Her addition gives Elon a signing class of four future student-athletes that will join the program ahead of its first season in Schar Center this fall. Garland Hough | Spartanburg, S.C. | Dorman High School …Read the Rest…

Two Elon Phoenix Signees Earn PrepVolleyball.com All-America Honors

Posted by Press Release on February 13, 2018 at 6:41 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – A pair of Elon University volleyball signees for the 2018 campaign – Leah Daniel and Kellyn Trowse – have been tabbed PrepVolleyball.com All-America honorees for the 2017 season. “It didn’t surprise me to see Leah and Kellyn earn All-America honors,” said Elon head coach Mary Tendler. “They both have size, athleticism and …Read the Rest…


Elon Volleyball Signs Three for Inaugural Season in Schar Center

Posted by Press Release on January 30, 2018 at 3:56 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University volleyball has announced the addition of three future student-athletes in Haylie Clark (Saint Cloud, Fla./Harmony High School), Leah Daniel (Zionsville, Ind./Zionsville Community High School) and Kellyn Trowse (Tampa, Fla./Berkeley Preparatory School). All three players signed with the Phoenix on National Signing Day and will join the program ahead of the …Read the Rest…

Ryan Meek Tabbed as HPU Volleyball Head Coach

Posted by Press Release on January 29, 2018 at 3:16 pm under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – High Point University athletics director Dan Hauser has named Ryan Meek as the 12th head coach in the volleyball program’s history. Meek comes to the Triad after two seasons at Creighton University where he served as the assistant coach and recruiting coordinator under three-time National Coach of the Year Kirsten Bernthal …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball’s Record Season Ends in 3-1 Setback to Purdue

Posted by Press Release on December 1, 2017 at 8:45 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• Senior Haley Barnes just missed logging the 53rd double-double of her career with nine kills, 11 digs and two aces. • Freshman Katie Doering recorded double figures in kills for the fourth straight match leading the Panthers with 10 kills on the night. • High Point’s win in the first set was the first …Read the Rest…

High Point Volleyball Earns First Ever NCAA Tournament At-Large Berth

Posted by Press Release on November 27, 2017 at 9:07 am under College | Comments are off for this article

HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University volleyball team was selected to the NCAA Tournament as an at-large bid during the event’s selection show on Sunday night. The Panthers will travel to Salt Lake City, Utah to take on Purdue on Thursday. The Purple & White (24-7) rode a 19-match winning streak from the …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball Falls to No. 2 Radford in the Big South Title, 3-1

Posted by Press Release on November 20, 2017 at 9:06 am under College | Comments are off for this article

• For the third straight match, freshman Katie Doering recorded a new career high in kills racking up 12 on the day. • Senior Haley Barnes notched a double-double registering 13 kills and 17 digs in the match. • The setback snaps High Point’s program-record 19-match winning streak. RADFORD, Va. – The High Point University …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball Advances to Title Match with 3-0 Sweep of Liberty

Posted by Press Release on November 18, 2017 at 8:33 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• Freshman Katie Doering recorded a career high in kills for the second straight match with 11 on the evening while hitting .364. • The Panthers held Liberty to a .068 attack percentage behind 9.0 blocks and 19 digs from freshman Abby Bottomley. • High Point advances to the Big South Championship match to face …Read the Rest…


Elon’s Busa Earns CoSIDA Volleyball Academic All-District Nod

Posted by Press Release on November 17, 2017 at 3:17 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University volleyball senior Sydney Busa was named a CoSIDA Academic All-District 3 honoree Thursday afternoon, Nov. 16. The outside hitter has now been named to a pair of CoSIDA All-District 3 teams after being named to the squad in 2016. Busa, who majors in Sport and Event Management, has a 3.93 …Read the Rest…

Guilford College Volleyball Season Review

Posted by Press Release on November 15, 2017 at 9:54 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

The Guilford College volleyball team closed 2017 with a 12-11 record. The Quakers finished 5-6 in Old Dominion Athletic Conference games and tied for sixth place in the conference. GC began the year with a 5-2 mark entering league play. The Quakers began ODAC play with a 3-1 at Lynchburg on Sept. 13. Following a …Read the Rest…

High Point Volleyball Claims 11 All-Big South Postseason Honors

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – The High Point University volleyball team, which went undefeated in Big South action, combined for 11 All-Big South accolades, the league announced on Wednesday. Among those 11 honors, Abby Bottomley was named Freshman of the Year while senior Haley Barnes earned Scholar-Athlete of the Year and Tom Mendoza was tabbed as …Read the Rest…

Elon’s Garcia Named CAA Volleyball Rookie of the Year, Busa First Team All-Conference Honoree

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RICHMOND, Va. – Elon University freshman setter Kodi Garcia was tabbed the CAA Rookie of the Year Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 15. The conference’s postseason awards also included senior outside hitter Sydney Busa earning First Team All-CAA honors. Garcia is third in the CAA for total assists with 1,228 on the year. That total is the …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball Caps Undefeated Run with 3-1 Victory at Radford

Posted by Press Release on November 11, 2017 at 9:23 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• High Point closed out the regular season with a 16-0 record in league play. That’s the 11th undefeated season in conference history and the most Big South wins by a team in a single season. • The triumph extends High Point’s winning streak to 18 matches, which is tied with Fairfield and Cal Poly …Read the Rest…

College Volleyball News – Guilford Places Pair on All-ODAC Teams

Posted by Press Release on November 8, 2017 at 10:45 am under College, Photos | Comments are off for this article

ASHLAND, Va.­—Sophomores Tina Eucker (Lake Mary, Fla./Lake Mary) and Christian Ritter (Asheboro, N.C./Eastern Randolph) both received Third-Team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) volleyball recognition for the 2017 season as selected by the league’s head coaches. The announcement made at Saturday’s league tournament final marked the first time since 2011 the Quakers placed two students on …Read the Rest…


Elon Volleyball’s Busa, Garcia Honored by CAA After 2-0 Weekend

Posted by Press Release on November 6, 2017 at 1:36 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

ELON, N.C. – Elon University volleyball picked up two weekly awards from the Colonial Athletic Association on Monday, Nov. 6, as enior outside hitter Sydney Busa was named Offensive Player of the Week and freshman setter Kodi Garcia earned Rookie of the Week for the third time this season. Busa had a strong offensive weekend …Read the Rest…

Elon Volleyball Closes Alumni Gym Run with Sweep of Northeastern on Senior Day

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ELON, N.C. – Elon University volleyball finished a 46-year run of playing its home matches in Alumni Gym on Sunday, Nov. 5, with a 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-22) sweep of Northeastern. The victory pushed the Phoenix to 5-9 in the CAA, putting Elon in prime position to reach the CAA Tournament for the first time …Read the Rest…

HPU Volleyball Clinches Big South Title with Sweep of Winthrop

Posted by Press Release on November 4, 2017 at 7:20 pm under College | Comments are off for this article

• High Point clinched its first ever outright Big South regular season title moving to 15-0 in the conference and 8-0 in eight sweeps in the Millis Center. • Junior Katie Tylman tallied 15 kills while hitting at a .700 clip and registering two block assists in the match. • Senior Haley Barnes racked up …Read the Rest…