Women's Volleyball

February 12, 2014
Teri Clemens to Be Inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame
Former Washington University in St. Louis volleyball coach Teri Clemens will be inducted into the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame Thursday, April, 24, as part of the inaugural Annual Women in Sports Luncheon held at the Ramada Plaza Hotel and Oasis Convention Center in Springfield, Mo.

December 29, 2013
Q and A With New Volleyball Coach Vanessa Walby
Vanessa Walby sat down with SID Chris Mitchell to discuss her job as head volleyball coach and what she is looking forward to the most at Washington University. Walby also talks about the past seasons at the University of Chicago.

December 23, 2013
Washington University Hires Vanessa Walby as Head Volleyball Coach
Washington University in St. Louis has named Vanessa Walby as its new volleyball coach, Director of Athletics John Schael announced today. Walby is the sixth head coach in the 38-year history of the program.

November 19, 2013
Caroline Dupont Named AVCA First-Team All-American, National Freshman of the Year
Washington University in St. Louis freshman middle hitter Caroline Dupont was selected to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-America First Team and named the AVCA Division III Freshman of the Year, as announced Tuesday by the Association. Sophomore middle hitter Jackie Nelligan received All-America Honorable Mention honors for the Bears.

November 15, 2013
No. 11 Volleyball Ends Season with Loss at No. 5 Elmhurst in Regional Semifinal
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had its season come to an end with a 26-28, 18-25, 18-25 loss at No. 5 Elmhurst College Friday evening in the 2013 NCAA Division III Elmhurst, Ill., Regional Semifinal.

November 14, 2013
No. 11 WUSTL Volleyball Sweeps UW-Whitewater in NCAA First Round
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division III Tournament with a 25-23, 25-23, 25-22 win over University of Wisconsin-Whitewater in the first round Thursday evening in at the Elmhurst, Ill., Regional.

November 14, 2013
Volleyball Lands Three on AVCA All-Central Region Team
Washington University in St. Louis freshman middle hitter Caroline Dupont and sophomore middle hitter Jackie Nelligan were each selected to the 2013 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-Central Region First Team, while senior outside hitter Meghan Byrne received all-region honorable mention honors, as announced Thursday by the Association.

November 12, 2013
Caroline Dupont, Jackie Nelligan Lead Five All-UAA Selections for WUSTL Volleyball
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had five student-athletes selected to the 2013 University Athletic Association (UAA) All-Association Volleyball Team, as announced Tuesday by the Association.

November 11, 2013
No. 11 Washington University Volleyball Travels to Elmhurst for NCAA Regional
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team will begin the 2013 NCAA Division III Tournament by traveling to Elmhurst, Ill., to play in the NCAA Regional hosted by Elmhurst College, Thursday-Saturday, Nov. 14-16, as announced Monday morning by the NCAA selection committee.

November 9, 2013
No. 8 Volleyball Comes Up Short Against Carnegie Mellon in UAA Third-Place Match
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team lost to Carnegie Mellon University 25-22, 22-25, 25-16, 24-26, 9-15 to finish in fourth place at the UAA Championship Saturday at Brandeis University.

November 8, 2013
No. 8 Volleyball Tops Brandeis, Falls to No. 6 Emory at UAA Championship
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team defeated Brandeis University (25-23, 22-25, 25-16, 25-13) in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship quarterfinal before falling to No. 6 Emory University (23-25, 24-26, 16-25) in the semifinal Friday afternoon at Brandeis.

November 7, 2013
Tanya Marvi Named to Academic All-District Volleyball Team
Washington University in St. Louis senior defensive specialist Tanya Marvi was one of eight student-athletes selected to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-District Five Division III Volleyball Team, as announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

November 2, 2013
No. 8 Volleyball Extends Win Streak to 11 with Sweeps of Wisconsin Lutheran, Buffalo State
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team pushed its winning streak to 11 matches as the Bears earned 3-0 wins over Wisconsin Lutheran College (25-21, 25-14, 25-9) and Buffalo State College (25-10, 25-19, 25-22) Saturday at the Bears Invitational.

November 1, 2013
No. 8 Volleyball Sweeps Michigan-Dearborn on Senior Night
Senior Tessa Blood led a balanced offensive attack that lifted the No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team to a 25-19, 26-24, 25-11 win over University of Michigan-Dearborn on Senior Night at the WU Field House Friday evening.

October 20, 2013
No. 11 Volleyball Closes UAA Round Robin with Wins Over NYU, No. 4 Emory
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team closed its University Athletic Association (UAA) regular-season schedule with a three-set win over New York University (25-15, 25-21, 25-14) before rallying for a thrilling five-set win over No. 4 Emory University (25-18, 20-25, 21-25, 25-21, 15-13) Sunday at the WU Field House.

October 19, 2013
No. 11 Volleyball Reaches 20 Wins with Sweeps of Carnegie Mellon, Case at UAA Round Robin
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of sweeps over Carnegie Mellon University (25-17, 27-25, 25-17) and Case Western Reserve University (25-13, 25-17, 25-14) at the second University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Saturday at the WU Field House.

October 12, 2013
Middle Hitters Power No. 11 Volleyball to Wins Over Westminster, DePauw
Sophomore Jackie Nelligan and freshman Caroline Dupont combined to hit .554 to lead the No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team to wins over Westminster College (25-14, 25-11, 21-25, 25-13) and DePauw University (25-23, 25-19, 25-12) on the second day of the UW-Whitewater Invite III Saturday.

October 11, 2013
No. 11 Volleyball Tops St. Catherine, No. 18 UW-Whitewater at UW-Whitewater Invite III
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team battled to a pair of wins over St. Catherine University (25-9, 25-16, 21-25, 25-17) and No. 18 University of Wisconsin-Whitewater (20-25, 25-18, 25-20, 24-26, 16-14) at the UW-Whitewater Invite III Friday night.

October 6, 2013
No. 9 WUSTL Volleyball Falls to No. 18 Chicago, 3-1, at UAA Round Robin
Freshman Caroline Dupont equaled her career-high with 18 kills, but it was not enough as the No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team fell to No. 18 University of Chicago 14-25, 25-22, 18-25, 22-25 on the second day of the first University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Sunday afternoon.

October 5, 2013
No. 9 Washington U. Sweeps Rochester, Brandeis at UAA Round Robin
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of University Athletic Association (UAA) wins over University of Rochester (25-16, 25-21, 25-12) and Brandeis University (25-14, 25-10, 25-17) on the first day of UAA Round Robin #1 at Case Western Reserve University Saturday.

October 1, 2013
No. 9 Volleyball Earns Sweep at Greenville
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team snapped Greenville College’s 13-match winning streak as the Bears earned a 25-22, 25-9, 25-19 win over the Panthers Tuesday night.

September 28, 2013
No. 9 Volleyball Splits Two Five-Set Matches on Day Two of WU Invitational
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team rallied from being down two sets to earn a 18-25, 23-25, 25-23, 25-23, 15-9 win over Millikin University Saturday morning, before coming up short in a 20-25, 25-14, 19-25, 25-19, 16-18 loss to No. 6 Elmhurst College in the second match of the day at the WU Invitational.

September 27, 2013
No. 9 Volleyball Sweeps Wisconsin-Eau Claire on Dig for Pink Night
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team picked up its 10th win of the season with a 25-11, 25-16, 25-23 win over University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on “Dig for Pink” night at the WU Field House Friday.

September 18, 2013
Volleyball to Host “Dig for Pink” Night Sept. 27
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team will host its annual “Dig for Pink” night during its 7:15 p.m. match against University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Friday, Sept. 27. Prior to Dig for Pink night, the Bears will hold a benefit night at Chill Frozen Yogurt Tuesday, Sept. 24, in Clayton.

September 14, 2013
No. 6 Volleyball Splits Matches on Second Day of Wittenberg Fall Classic
The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team closed the Wittenberg Fall Classic with a 25-12, 22-25, 25-14, 25-20 win over Heidelberg University Saturday afternoon. The Bears came up short in a 25-18, 25-20, 21-25, 18-25, 11-15 loss to unbeaten and No. 16 Juniata College in their first match of the day.

September 13, 2013
No. 6 Volleyball Falls to No. 5 Hope, No. 1 Calvin at Wittenberg Fall Classic
The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team suffered its first two defeats of the 2013 season with losses against No. 5 Hope College and No. 1 Calvin College Friday afternoon at the Wittenberg Fall Classic. The Bears lost to Hope 10-25, 25-21, 22-25, 19-25, before dropping a 17-25, 17-25, 24-26 match against top-ranked Calvin.

September 10, 2013
Caroline Dupont Tabbed AVCA Division III National Player of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis freshman middle hitter Caroline Dupont was selected as the Sports Imports/American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III National Player of the Week, as announced Tuesday by the organization.

September 7, 2013
Caroline Dupont’s Career Day Powers No. 7 Volleyball Past No. 21 Pacific Lutheran, No. 3 Wittenberg
Freshman Caroline Dupont posted a .589 hitting percentage, tallying 35 kills and just two errors on 56 attacks, to lead the No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team to a 25-20, 21-25, 20-25, 25-22, 15-14 win over No. 21 Pacific Lutheran University and a 25-13, 25-20, 21-25, 25-13 victory over No. 3 Wittenberg University Saturday at the WU/ASICS National Invitational.

September 6, 2013
No. 7 Volleyball Remains Unbeaten with Sweep of Ohio Northern
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team opened the WU/ASICS National Invitational with a 25-15, 25-18, 25-21 win over Ohio Northern University Friday evening.

September 1, 2013
No. 7 Volleyball Improves to 5-0 with Wins Over Iowa Wesleyan, Cornell College
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team finished the Labor Day Classic by earning a three-set win over Iowa Wesleyan College (25-17, 25-12, 25-15), before battling back from a set down to earn a 25-27, 25-21, 25-15, 25-10 win over Cornell College in the final match of the tournament Sunday at the WU Field House.

August 31, 2013
Volleyball Sweeps Blackburn, UW-Platteville in Labor Day Classic
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of three-set victories over Blackburn College and University of Wisconsin-Platteville Saturday evening on the first day of the Labor Day Classic. The Bears defeated Blackburn, 25-8, 25-6, 25-9, then earned a 25-12, 25-15, 25-22 win over Wisconsin-Platteville.

August 30, 2013
Meghan Byrne Notches 1,000th Career Kill as Volleyball Tops Webster in Season Opener
Senior outside hitter Meghan Byrne hammered a career-high 22 kills as she became the 23rd volleyball player in Washington University in St. Louis history to surpass 1,000 career kills as the No. 7-ranked Bears earned a 25-16, 25-14, 23-25, 25-16 win over Webster University to open the 2013 season Friday at the WU Field House.

August 14, 2013
Volleyball Ranked No. 7 in AVCA Preseason Coaches Poll
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team begins the 2013 season ranked No. 7 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III Coaches Top-25 Preseason Poll, as announced Wednesday by the association.