No-Hitter Highlights Opening Day Sweep of SUThe No. 25 Virginia Wesleyan College softball saw dominant pitching performances Sunday from freshmen Hanna Hull and Courtney Wright, who scattered two hits over 12 innings in the circle while the latter threw a no-hitter. The Marlins swept Susquehanna University in a pair of games, the first being Brandon Elliott's 300th career win.
Yeshiva Drops Non-Conference Match to Lehman CollegeThe Yeshiva University men's volleyball team suffered a non-conference loss to Lehman College, in straights sets at the Max Stern Athletic Center, on Sunday afternoon. Set scores were 25-17, 25-19, and 25-16.
Yeshiva Drops Home Opener to Brooklyn CollegeThe Yeshiva University men's volleyball team dropped its home opener to Brooklyn College in straight sets, at the Max Stern Athletic Center, on Wednesday evening. Set scores were 25-14, 25-20, and 25-18.
Mock, Phillips highlight MidStates meetOLIVET, MICH. – Freshman 149-pounder JaVon Phillips (Centerville, Ind.) and senior 125-pounder Alan Mock (Denver, Ind.) each put themselves into the top three of their respective brackets at the 2017 MidStates Invitational Saturday, Feb. 11.
BSC Men Open Season With 23-9 Win Over PiedmontBIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern men's lacrosse team opened its 2017 season with a dominant 23-9 home win over Piedmont College Friday night in Krulak Stadium. Five Panthers finished with hat tricks, led by Tanner Schneider (Roswell, Ga./Roswell HS) who earned a game and career-high four goals on four shots.
Hope Men's Lacrosse Beats Northland, Loses To Carthage In OpenerOne of the highest-scoring games in team history boosted the Hope College men’s lacrosse team to a split of its season-opening matches on Wednesday in Barrington, Illinois. The Flying Dutchmen beat Northland, Wisconsin 25-5 to rebound from a 14-5 loss to host Carthage, Wisconsin in the day’s first match.
No. 10 Royals Stuff Stevenson In CVC Showdown, 3-2A day after moving up to No. 10 in the AVCA National Poll, the Eastern Mennonite volleyball men took down 2016 CVC champion Stevenson University in a five-set thriller. The Royals racked up 22.5 blocks on the night as they beat SU for the first time since 2011.
Redlands Softball Prevails in Opening Game of Doubleheader against George FoxAmidst unusually damp conditions at the Softball Field of Dreams, the University of Redlands softball team squeezed in a non-conference doubleheader on Monday afternoon against the George Fox University (OR) Bruins. Led by sophomore hurler Lindsey Mifsud's complete-game showing, the Bulldogs notched a 5-4 victory in the opening contest, before giving way to a late surge of offense by the Bruins that led to a difficult 6-9 loss in the night cap.
Spartans picked seventh in HCACManchester University earned 34 poll points on the 2017 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference preseason men’s tennis coaches poll, released Jan. 30.
Women’s Lacrosse Sixth in Preseason PollGRAND LAKE, Colo. – The Gettysburg College women’s lacrosse team maintained its annual tradition of being ranked among the top teams in the nation by being selected sixth in the preseason poll released by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association on Monday.
Wilson leads way at Pete WillsonWHEATON, ILL. – Battling through one of the more formidable regular season tournament fields of any in NCAA Division III, Manchester University turned in a top 20 team finish at the Wheaton College Pete Willson Invitational Friday and Saturday, Jan. 27 and 28.
No. 12 Marymount takes both in home opening tri-matchThe No. 12 Marymount (Va.) University men's volleyball team hosted a tri-match on Friday evening against Marian (Wis.) University and Elmira College. The Saints defeated Marian in four sets, 3-1 (25-21, 25-23, 21-25, 27-25) before cruising past Elmira in straight sets, 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-15).
Royals Stuff No. 7 Nazareth In 3-2 ThrillerFreshman Joshua Elmore opened the night with a solo block, and R.J. Ocampo teamed up with Travis Abele to close it on another, as EMU’s volleyball men upset No. 7 Nazareth Friday night in Union, N.J. It was a thrilling start to the 2017 Clash at Kean for Eastern Mennonite where the Royals play three nationally ranked teams in less than 24 hours.
MU tackles Pete Willson meetManchester University is among a deep field at the 2017 Wheaton College of Illinois Pete Willson Invitational Friday and Saturday, Jan. 27 and 28.
Spartans picked among HCAC top fiveManchester University received 41 poll points on the 2017 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s coaches ranking, released Thursday, Jan. 26.