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Crusaders Announce 2014 Volleyball Schedule
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Crusaders Announce 2014 Volleyball Schedule
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Date Opponent/Event Location Time Coverage
NCCU Invitational
Fri, 8/29 vs Wofford Durham, N.C. 3:00 p.m.
Sat, 8/30 vs Campbell Durham, N.C. 2:00 p.m.
Sat, 8/30 at North Carolina Central Durham, N.C. 6:00 p.m.
Wed, 9/3 IUPUI ARC 7:00 p.m.
Jackrabbit Invitational
Fri, 9/5 vs UMKC Brookings, S.D. 10:00 a.m.
Fri, 9/5 vs Stephen F. Austin Brookings, S.D. 5:00 p.m.
Sat, 9/6 at South Dakota State Brookings, S.D. 2:00 p.m.
Skyhawk Invitational
Fri, 9/12 vs Western Carolina Martin, Tenn. 4:30 p.m.
Sat, 9/13 vs Drake Martin, Tenn. 10:30 a.m.
Sat, 9/13 at UT Martin Martin, Tenn. 7:00 p.m.
Tue, 9/16 at Toledo Toledo, Ohio 6:00 p.m.
Home Tournament
Fri, 9/19 George Washington vs. Sacramento State ARC 4:30 p.m.
Fri, 9/19 Murray State ARC 7:00 p.m.
Sat, 9/20 Murray State vs. George Washington ARC 10:00 a.m.
Sat, 9/20 Sacramento State ARC 12:30 p.m.
Sat, 9/20 Sacramento State vs. Murray State ARC 4:30 p.m.
Sat, 9/20 George Washington ARC 7:00 p.m.
April 02, 2014
Valparaiso volleyball head coach Carin Avery and the Crusader volleyball program will host its annual summer camp from July 8-11, 2014 at the Athletics-Recreation Center on the Valpo campus. The camp is open to both girls and boys, entering grades 3-12. The Crusaders will also be hosting another camp as part of a combination Soccer/Volleyball camp from August 4-6, 2014 for youths entering grades K-8.
January 16, 2014
Valparaiso placed eight student-athletes across five sports on the Horizon League Fall Academic All-League teams, as announced by the league office this afternoon.
December 03, 2013
Valparaiso volleyball head coach Carin Avery announced today that Catherine Ament, Kayla Currier and Taylor Graboski have all signed with the Crusader volleyball program during the early signing period and will join the team as freshmen for the 2014 season.
November 24, 2013
Valparaiso and Milwaukee split the first two sets Sunday afternoon in the Horizon League championship match in Milwaukee, Wis., but the Panthers took sets three and four to earn a 3-1 victory over the Crusaders and the tournament title. Senior Ellen Vanden Berg (Little Chute, Wis./Little Chute) and junior Morgan Beil (St. Louis, Mo./Marquette) represented the Crusaders on the All-Tournament Team.
November 23, 2013
The Valparaiso volleyball team trailed just once over three sets in a sweep (25-19, 25-19, 25-16) of Youngstown State Saturday evening in Milwaukee, Wis. in the second semifinal of the Horizon League Championship. With the win, the Crusaders will face host and top-seeded Milwaukee Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m. for the league title and the league’s automatic bid to the NCAA Championship.
November 22, 2013
The second-seeded Valparaiso volleyball team will face fifth-seeded Youngstown State in the second semifinal of the Horizon League Championship Saturday night in Milwaukee, Wis. at 7 p.m.
November 21, 2013
Valparaiso enters the Horizon League Championship needing just two victories to claim the tournament title and advance to the NCAA Tournament. The Crusaders, the second seed for the tournament, will open tournament play in Milwaukee Saturday evening in the second semifinal, facing the best remaining seed from Friday’s pair of quarterfinals.
November 18, 2013
Following a 24-win regular season and a second-place finish in the league standings, five Valparaiso volleyball players have received postseason accolades from the Horizon League. Seniors Ellen Vanden Berg and Sarah Dooms, as well as junior Morgan Beil, earned spots on the All-League Team, while Emily Campbell and Morganne Longoria were named to the All-Freshman Team.
VolleyballConferenceOverall
WLWL
Milwaukee1221610
Valparaiso104247
Oakland951514
Green Bay951413
Youngstown State771514
Cleveland State591512
UIC410921
Wright State014626
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler