Women's Volleyball

July 13, 2016
#7 - Allison Zastrow Named National Player of the Year
Senior setter Allison Zastrow was named the 2015 Division III American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Player of the Year.

June 21, 2016
Allison Zastrow Among Nominees for NCAA Woman of the Year
Washington University in St. Louis graduate Allison Zastrow is among the 517 honorees for 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year, as announced Tuesday by the NCAA.

June 2, 2016
Vanessa Walby to Lead USA D-3 Volleyball in Brazil
Washington University in St. Louis head volleyball coach Vanessa Walby will lead the USA D-3 Women’s Volleyball Team during a 10-day tour of Brazil June 6-15.

May 3, 2016
Allison Zastrow - Distinguished Athlete Award

January 7, 2016
WashU Volleyball Announces 2016 Summer Camp Schedule
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball program announced the dates for its seven summer camps that will be held in June and July at the WU Field House.

December 24, 2015
Allison Zastrow Named Honda Athlete of the Year Nominee
Washington University in St. Louis senior Allison Zastrow was named the volleyball nominee for the Class of 2016 Division III Honda Athlete of the Year as announced by Chris Voelz, Executive Director of THE Collegiate Women Sports Awards (CWSA).

December 19, 2015
Allison Zastrow - AVCA DIII Player of the Year
Video courtesy of American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) WashU senior setter Allison Zastrow was recognized as the Division III National Player of the Year at the AVCA All-America/Players of the Year Banquet Friday, Dec. 18, in Omaha, Neb.

December 8, 2015
Caroline Dupont Selected to Academic All-America Second Team
Washington University in St. Louis junior middle hitter Caroline Dupont was named to the 2015 CoSIDA Academic All-America Division III Volleyball Second Team, as announced Tuesday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

November 18, 2015
Allison Zastrow Named AVCA Division III Player of the Year
Washington University in St. Louis senior setter Allison Zastrow was named the 2015 Division III American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Player of the Year, as announced Wednesday evening by the AVCA.

November 17, 2015
Zastrow's First-Team Honor Highlights Four Volleyball All-Americans
Washington University in St. Louis senior setter Allison Zastrow was named to the Division III All-America First Team by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) to highlight four All-Americans for WashU, as announced Tuesday by the AVCA.

November 16, 2015
Six from WashU Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis had six individuals selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the UAA.

November 15, 2015
Bears End Season in Regional Championship at No. 9 Cal Lutheran
The No. 1-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had its season come to an end with a 20-25, 25-17, 12-25, 21-25 loss at No. 9 California Lutheran University Sunday in the NCAA Regional Championship.

November 14, 2015
Udenze Reaches 1,000 Kills as No. 1 WashU Sweeps No. 7 C-M-S
Senior Nkiru Udenze became the fourth player this season for No. 1-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team to notch her 1,000th career kill as the Bears earned a 29-27, 26-24, 25-14 win over No. 7 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges Saturday in the semifinal of the NCAA Thousand Oaks, Calif. Regional.

November 13, 2015
No. 1 Bears Open NCAA Regional with Sweep Over UC Santa Cruz
The top-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a 25-17, 25-23, 25-14 win over the University of California Santa Cruz Friday afternoon in the opening round of the Thousand Oaks, Calif. Regional hosted by California Lutheran University.

November 12, 2015
WashU Volleyball Lands Five on All-Central Region Teams
The No. 1-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had five individuals selected to the 2015 All-Central Region Teams, as announced Thursday by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).

November 10, 2015
WashU Has Six Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis had six individuals selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the UAA.

November 10, 2015
Zastrow Named MVP to Lead Five All-UAA Volleyball Honorees
Washington University in St. Louis senior setter Allison Zastrow was named the 2015 University Athletic Association (UAA) Volleyball Most Valuable Player to lead five WashU selections to the All-UAA Teams, as announced Tuesday by the conference office. In addition, head coach Vanessa Walby and her assistants were tabbed the UAA Coaching Staff of the Year.

November 9, 2015
No. 3 WashU Volleyball Heads to California for NCAA Regional
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team will travel to Thousand Oaks, Calif., for its NCAA Division III Regional Friday-Sunday, Nov. 13-15, as announced Monday by the NCAA.

November 8, 2015
Volleyball, Men’s & Women’s Soccer Selection Shows on Monday

November 7, 2015
No. 3 Volleyball Rallies to Defeat No. 1 Emory for UAA Championship
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team rallied from a 0-2 deficit and won the fifth set 15-7 against No. 1 Emory University Saturday to claim the 21st University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship in school history.

November 6, 2015
No. 3 Bears Sweep NYU, Case to Advance to UAA Championship
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of sweeps against New York University and Case Western Reserve University Friday to advance to the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship match for the 26th time in school history.

November 5, 2015
Dupont, Zastrow Named to Academic All-District Volleyball Team
Washington University in St. Louis junior middle hitter Caroline Dupont and senior setter Allison Zastrow were among eight individuals selected to the 2015 Academic All-District Five Division III Volleyball Team, as announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

November 3, 2015
No. 3 Volleyball Heads to Rochester for UAA Championship
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis is set to travel to Rochester, N.Y., to compete at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship Friday-Saturday at the University of Rochester.

October 29, 2015
No. 3 Bears Celebrate Senior Night with Sweep Against Webster
The third-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a 25-18, 25-13, 25-17 win over Webster University on Senior Night at the WU Field House Thursday.

October 28, 2015
No. 3 Bears Host Webster for Senior Night Thursday
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team concludes its regular-season schedule by hosting Webster University at 7 p.m. Thursday at the WU Field House.

October 28, 2015
Looking Back with the 2015 Volleyball Seniors
The four seniors on the 2015 WashU volleyball team reflect on their four years and offer advice to underclassmen and future Bears.

October 23, 2015
No. 3 Volleyball Sweeps Central, Millikin
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had to play past 25 points in two sets, but came away with a pair of three-set wins over Central College (Iowa) and Millikin University Friday night at the Linda Slagell Dig for the Cure Classic hosted by Millikin.

October 22, 2015
WashU Volleyball to Host "Dig for Pink" Night Oct. 29
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team will host its annual "Dig for Pink" night during its final regular-season match at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, against Webster University. Prior to Dig for Pink night, the Bears will hold a benefit night Wednesday, Oct. 28, at Salt & Smoke on the Delmar Loop.

October 20, 2015
No. 3 Volleyball Set for Trips to Westminster, Millikin
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to travel to Westminster College (Mo.) Tuesday evening for the first of three matches this week.

October 20, 2015
Sheredy, Dupont Reach 1,000 Kills as No. 3 Bears Top Westminster
Washington University in St. Louis juniors Rexi Sheredy and Caroline Dupont became the 25th and 26th players in program history to reach 1,000 career kills as the No. 3-ranked Bears earned an 18-25, 25-16, 25-18, 25-21 win at Westminster College Tuesday evening.

October 18, 2015
Sheredy Reaches Milestone as No. 1 Bears Top Case, CMU
Washington University in St. Louis junior Rexi Sheredy tallied 28 digs Sunday to pass 1,000 for her career as the No. 1-ranked Bears earned a four-set win over Case Western Reserve University and a sweep of Carnegie Mellon University at the second University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin.

October 17, 2015
No. 1 Bears Split Matches at UAA Round Robin
The top-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team came up short in a five-set loss to No. 3 Emory University Saturday, before earning a sweep of Brandeis University at the second University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin being held at Case Western Reserve University.

October 14, 2015
No. 1 Volleyball Travels to Cleveland for UAA Round Robin
The top-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team puts its 10-match win streak on the line when it travels to Cleveland, Ohio, for the second University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Saturday and Sunday at Case Western Reserve University.

October 13, 2015
WashU Lands Six UAA Athlete of the Week Awards
Six student-athletes from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the UAA.

October 10, 2015
Nelligan Passes 1,000 Career Kills as No. 1 Bears Win Twice
Senior Jackie Nelligan became the 24th player in school history to surpass 1,000 career kills and the No. 1-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team put together its two best offensive matches of the season to earn victories over Saint Mary’s University (Minn.) and Coe College Saturday at the North Central College Tiffany Robinson Memorial Tournament.

October 9, 2015
No. 1 Bears Top No. 11 Carthage, Loras to Reach 20 Wins
The No. 1-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team overcame a two sets to none deficit to earn a five-set win over No. 11 Carthage College, then rallied for a four-set win over Loras College Friday evening at the North Central College Tiffany Robinson Memorial Tournament.

October 7, 2015
Balanced Attack Keys No. 1 Bears to Sweep of Greenville
All five attackers for the No. 1-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team recorded at least seven kills as the Bears earned a 25-18, 25-22, 25-19 win over Greenville College Wednesday night at the WU Field House.

October 6, 2015
Seven Bears Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis had seven individuals selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced by the UAA.

October 6, 2015
Bears Take Over Top Spot in AVCA Top-25 Poll
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to play five matches this week after becoming the new No. 1 team in the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III Top-25 poll released Tuesday.

October 4, 2015
Sheredy Leads No. 2 Bears to Four-Set Win Over No. 16 Chicago
Junior Rexi Sheredy had a season-high 18 kills and 21 digs to lead a balanced offensive attack for the No. 2-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team as the Bears earned a 24-26, 25-23, 25-22, 25-19 win over No. 16 University of Chicago at the first University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Sunday in New York.

October 3, 2015
No. 2 Volleyball Sweeps NYU, Rochester at UAA Round Robin
Junior Caroline Dupont accounted for 25 kills and a .649 attacking percentage to lead the No. 2-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team to a pair of three-set victories against New York University and University of Rochester at the first University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Saturday afternoon at NYU.

September 30, 2015
No. 2 WashU Travels to New York for UAA Round Robin #1
The No. 2-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team begins University Athletic Association (UAA) play with three matches at the first UAA Round Robin being held Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 3-4, in New York City.

September 24, 2015
No. 3 Volleyball Sweeps No. 23 Illinois Wesleyan
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team remained perfect at home this season with a 25-8, 25-22, 25-15 win over No. 23 Illinois Wesleyan University Thursday evening at the WU Field House.

September 23, 2015
No. 3 Bears Host No. 23 Illinois Wesleyan Thursday
The No. 3-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to face its fourth ranked opponent in the last five matches when it hosts No. 23 Illinois Wesleyan University at 7 p.m. Thursday at the WU Field House.

September 21, 2015
Four Bears Earn UAA Athlete of the Week Honors
Washington University in St. Louis had four student-athletes earn University Athletic Association (UAA) Athlete of the Week honors for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the conference office.

September 19, 2015
No. 6 WashU Falls to No. 9 Cal Lutheran, Sweeps Wheaton
The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had its 12-match win streak come to an end with a four-set loss to No. 9 California Lutheran University, before sweeping Wheaton College (Ill.) to finish the Emory National Invitational Saturday afternoon.

September 18, 2015
No. 6 Volleyball Battles to Wins Over No. 10 C-M-S, No. 2 Calvin
The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned wins over two top-10 opponents Friday afternoon at the Emory National Invitational. The Bears rallied for a five-set victory over No. 10 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges in the first match of the day, before battling to a sweep of No. 2 Calvin College 35 minutes later.

September 16, 2015
No. 6 Bears Travel to Atlanta to Face Three Top-10 Teams
The No. 6-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to face three top-10 opponents in four matches Friday-Saturday at the Emory National Invitational in Atlanta.

September 12, 2015
No. 8 Volleyball Reaches 10 Wins with Victories Over Cornell, Hendrix
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a sweep against Cornell College and rallied from two sets down to defeat Hendrix College in five sets on the second day of the Baden Invitational Saturday at the WU Field House.

September 11, 2015
No. 8 WashU Tops DePauw, No. 14 Elmhurst at Baden Invite
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team remained unbeaten with a pair of four-set wins over DePauw University and No. 14 Elmhurst College Friday night at the Baden Invitational.

September 9, 2015
No. 8 Volleyball to Host Baden Invite Friday-Saturday
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to host eight teams for the 2015 Baden Invitational Friday-Saturday at the WU Field House.

September 5, 2015
No. 9 Bears Remain Unbeaten With Three Wins Saturday
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team won three matches at the ASICS Invitational Saturday to improve to 6-0 on the season.

September 4, 2015
Walby Earns 200th Career Win as No. 9 Bears Top Rhodes, Dallas
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of sweeps over Rhodes College and University of Dallas at the ASICS Invite Friday evening at the WU Field House.

September 4, 2015
Asics Invitational Preview with Volleyball Coach Vanessa Walby
Volleyball coach Vanessa Walby talks with Chris Mitchell about the start of the 2015 season and previews the Asics Invitational.

September 2, 2015
No. 9 Volleyball Sweeps Greenville to Open Season
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team began its 2015 campaign with a 3-0 win at Greenville College Wednesday evening.

September 1, 2015
Volleyball Opens Season at Greenville, Hosts ASICS Invite
The No. 9-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to open its 2015 season with a mid-week match at Greenville College Wednesday before hosting a 10-team tournament at the WU Field House Friday-Saturday.

August 21, 2015
WashU Volleyball Ranked No. 9 in AVCA Preseason Poll
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is ranked No. 9 in the 2015 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III Coaches Top-25 Preseason Poll, as announced by the association.

May 29, 2015
WashU Volleyball to Host Free Coaches Clinic July 25
Washington University in St. Louis volleyball head coach Vanessa Walby and assistant coach Ashlee Rust will be hosting a free coaches clinic Saturday, July 25, at the Athletics Complex.

November 19, 2014
Jackie Nelligan Leads Three All-America Selections for Volleyball
Junior middle hitter Jackie Nelligan was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-America Second Team to highlight three individual All-Americans for the Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team, as announced Wednesday by the AVCA.

November 17, 2014
Four Bears Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis had four individuals recognized as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the Association.

November 17, 2014
25 years ago, Volleyball won Washington U.’s First National Title

November 16, 2014
No. 7 Bears Fall Short vs. No. 5 Emory in Regional Championship
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis had its season come to an end with a hard-fought 23-25, 25-19, 18-25, 27-25, 12-15 loss to No. 5 Emory University in the championship match of the NCAA Division III St. Louis, Missouri Regional Sunday afternoon at the WU Field House.

November 15, 2014
Volleyball Wins Thriller Over Hendrix to Advance to Regional Final
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team battled to the NCAA Division III Regional Championship match with a 27-25, 25-19, 21-25, 18-25, 16-14 win over Hendrix College in the second round of the NCAA Tournament Saturday night at the WU Field House.

November 14, 2014
No. 7 Bears Sweep Bluffton in NCAA Opening Round
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a 25-17, 25-15, 25-16 win over Bluffton University in the first round of the 2014 NCAA Division III Volleyball Championship Friday evening at the WU Field House.

November 13, 2014
Volleyball Lands Four on AVCA All-Central Region Team
Four individuals from the No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team received 2014 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-Central Region honors, as announced Thursday by the AVCA.

November 11, 2014
Four Bears Named to All-UAA Volleyball Team
Four individuals from the Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team were selected to the 2014 University Athletic Association (UAA) All-Association Volleyball Team, as announced Monday by the league office.

November 10, 2014
Volleyball Selected to Host NCAA Regional Friday-Sunday
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team was one of eight teams selected to host an NCAA Division III Regional, as announced Monday morning by the NCAA selection committee. The Bears will host the St. Louis, Missouri Regional Friday-Sunday, Nov. 14-16, at the WU Field House.

November 10, 2014
2014 NCAA Volleyball Selection Show
Reaction from 2014 NCAA Division III volleyball selection show by junior Allison Zastrow and head coach Vanessa Walby.

November 8, 2014
No. 5 Volleyball Sweeps Carnegie Mellon to Finish Third at UAA
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a 26-24, 25-18, 25-18 win over Carnegie Mellon University to claim third place at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship tournament Saturday morning.

November 7, 2014
No. 5 Bears Defeat Brandeis, Fall to Chicago at UAA Championship
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a 25-9, 25-8, 25-20 win over Brandeis University in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship quarterfinal, but suffered a 25-22, 25-13, 25-21 loss to the University of Chicago in the semifinal Friday afternoon at Carnegie Mellon University.

November 5, 2014
No. 5 Volleyball Travels to Pittsburgh for UAA Championship
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team is set to travel to Pittsburgh, Pa., for the 2014 UAA Championship Tournament hosted by Carnegie Mellon University Friday-Saturday, Nov. 7-8.

November 3, 2014
Six Individuals Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Six individuals from Washington University in St. Louis were recognized as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the Association.

November 1, 2014
No. 5 Bears Sweep Hendrix, No. 19 Millikin to Finish Regular Season
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team put together two of its best offensive performances of the season to earn a pair of sweeps over Hendrix College (25-20, 25-18, 25-12) and No. 19 Millikin University (25-18, 25-19, 25-22) in the regular-season finale Saturday at the WU Field House.

October 31, 2014
No. 5 Volleyball Sweeps Westminster, Transylvania on Senior Night
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team celebrated Senior Night at the WU Field House by earning sweeps of Westminster College (Mo.) (25-14, 25-13, 25-20) and Transylvania University (25-19, 25-13, 25-13) Friday evening.

October 29, 2014
No. 5 Volleyball Hosts Bears Invite to Close Regular Season
The No. 5-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team returns home for the first time in more than a month to conclude the regular season by hosting the Bears Invite Friday-Saturday, Oct. 31-Nov. 1.

October 21, 2014
Volleyball to Host "Dig for Pink" Night Oct. 31
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team will host its annual “Dig for Pink” night during its 7 p.m. match against Transylvania University Friday, Oct. 31. Prior to Dig for Pink night, the Bears will hold a benefit night at Noodles & Company on the Delmar Loop Thursday, Oct. 23.

October 20, 2014
Four Washington U. Student-Athletes Receive UAA Weekly Honors
Four individuals from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the Association.

October 19, 2014
No. 7 Bears Finish UAA Round Robin with Wins Over Case, Carnegie
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a 25-7, 25-16, 25-17 sweep over Case Western Reserve University, before finishing the second UAA Round Robin with a 25-21, 17-25, 25-19, 27-25 win over Carnegie Mellon University Sunday afternoon.

October 18, 2014
No. 7 Volleyball Tops Rochester, No. 3 Emory at UAA Round Robin
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team swept the University of Rochester 25-17, 25-21, 25-15, and edged No. 3 Emory University 25-19, 21-25, 25-14, 22-25, 15-13 in a five-set thriller at the second University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Saturday at the University of Chicago.

October 15, 2014
No. 7 Bears Head to Chicago for Second UAA Round Robin
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team travels to the University of Chicago for the second University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 18-19.

October 14, 2014
Washington U. Lands Five UAA Athlete of the Week Honors

October 11, 2014
No. 8 Volleyball Sweeps No. 12 St. Thomas, Simpson
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of sweeps over No. 12 University of St. Thomas (Minn.) and Simpson College Saturday afternoon at the Elmhurst Invite III. The Bears defeated St. Thomas 25-19, 25-23, 25-21, before topping Simpson 25-17, 25-17, 25-15 in their fourth match of the tournament.

October 10, 2014
No. 8 Bears Split Matches Against No. 9 Elmhurst, No. 6 Juniata
After falling to host and No. 9-ranked Elmhurst College 24-26, 23-25, 25-23, 21-25, the No. 8 Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team rallied for a 19-25, 25-21, 25-20, 25-21 win over No. 6 Juniata College Friday night at the Elmhurst Invite III.

October 8, 2014
No. 8 Volleyball Set to Face Three Top-15 Teams at Elmhurst Invite
The No. 8-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team travels to Elmhurst, Ill., for the Elmhurst Invite III Friday-Saturday, Oct. 10-11. The Bears will play four matches at the tournament, including three against teams ranked in this week's top-15 in NCAA Division III.

October 5, 2014
Volleyball Falls to Chicago 3-1 at UAA Round Robin
The No. 4-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had its 12-match win streak come to an end with a 25-20, 21-25, 14-25, 12-25 loss to the University of Chicago at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin Sunday afternoon.

October 4, 2014
No. 4 Volleyball Sweeps Brandeis, NYU at UAA Round Robin
The No. 4-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of sweeps over Brandeis University and New York University in its first two conference matches of the season at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Round Robin hosted by Emory University Saturday afternoon.

October 1, 2014
No. 4 Bears Extend Win Streak to 10 with 3-0 Win at Webster
The No. 4-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team picked up its 10th straight win with a 25-20, 25-19, 25-21 win at Webster University Wednesday evening.

September 26, 2014
Unprecedented Honors for Washington University Athletics

September 24, 2014
No. 4 Volleyball Tops Westminster 3-1
The No. 4-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team extended its win streak to nine matches with a 25-20, 25-23, 20-25, 25-16 win over Westminster College (Mo.) Wednesday evening at the WU Field House.

September 23, 2014
Jackie Nelligan Named AVCA DIII National Player of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis junior middle hitter Jackie Nelligan 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 22, 2014
Washington U. Receives Eight UAA Athlete of the Week Accolades
Eight individuals from Washington University in St. Louis were selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the Association.

September 20, 2014
No. 7 Volleyball Sweeps UW-Platteville, No. 11 Eastern
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team finished the Elmhurst Invite II with three-set wins over University of Wisconsin-Platteville (25-13, 25-17, 25-11) and No. 11 Eastern University (25-21, 25-18, 25-18) Saturday.

September 19, 2014
No. 7 Bears Battle to Wins Over Heidelberg, No. 14 St. Benedict
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a pair of hard-fought wins on the first day of the Elmhurst Invite II Friday evening. The Bears earned a 25-18, 20-25, 25-14, 25-12 win over Heidelberg University in their first match of the day, then battled to a 25-18, 26-24, 19-25, 26-28, 15-7 win over No. 14 College of Saint Benedict in the final match.

September 16, 2014
No. 7 WUSTL Volleyball Earns Sweep at Greenville
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team won its fourth match in a row with a 25-18, 25-18, 25-20 win at Greenville College Tuesday evening.

September 16, 2014
Volleyball Travels to Greenville, Elmhurst Invite for Five Matches
The No. 7-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team aims for its fourth win in a row when the Bears travel to Greenville, Ill., to take on Greenville College at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

September 15, 2014
Washington U. Lands Three UAA Athletes of the Week
A pair of football players and a volleyball player from Washington University in St. Louis were each selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the Association.

September 13, 2014
Volleyball Posts Wins over Otterbein, Heidelberg in Ohio
The No. 10-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a four-set win over Otterbein University (25-21, 30-28, 21-25, 25-20) and a sweep of Heidelberg University (25-18, 25-22, 25-12) Saturday afternoon on the second day of the Wittenberg Fall Classic.

September 12, 2014
No. 10 Volleyball Upsets No. 1 Calvin, Falls to No. 5 Cal Lutheran
After taking No. 5 California Lutheran University to five sets, the No. 10-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team earned a four-set win over No. 1 Calvin College Friday at the Wittenberg Fall Classic. The Bears lost to Cal Lu 25-14, 23-25, 17-25, 25-20, 14-16, then defeated Calvin 26-24, 25-15, 21-25, 28-26.

September 10, 2014
No. 10 Volleyball Heads to Ohio for Wittenberg Fall Classic
The No. 10-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team continues a stretch of three straight matches against top-five teams when the Bears travel to Springfield, Ohio, for the Wittenberg Fall Classic Friday-Saturday, Sept. 12-13.

September 8, 2014
Katagiri, Lillegraven Named UAA Athletes of the Week
Washington University in St. Louis sophomore Kalehua Katagiri and junior Olivia Lillegraven were each named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week for their respective sports, as announced Monday by the Association.

September 6, 2014
No. 12 Bears Top Wheaton, No. 5 Wittenberg in ASICS Invite
The No. 12-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team battled to a pair of wins over Wheaton College (Ill.) and No. 5 Wittenberg University on the second day of the WU/ASICS Invitational Saturday at the WU Field House. The Bears earned a 25-17, 25-22, 19-25, 26-24 win over Wheaton before winning a 25-22, 15-25, 25-21, 10-25, 15-8 thriller over Wittenberg in the final match of the tournament.

September 6, 2014
Defense Keys No. 12 Volleyball to Win Over Southwestern
The No. 12-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team had four players record double-digit digs and finished with 11 team blocks to lift the Bears to a 19-25, 25-16, 25-19, 25-20 win over Southwestern University Friday night in the WU/ASICS Invitational at the WU Field House.

September 3, 2014
No. 12 Bears Face Southwestern in ASICS Invite Friday
The No. 12-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team takes on Southwestern University (Texas) in the first of the Bears' three matches during the WU/ASICS National Invite Friday-Saturday, Sept. 5-6, at the WU Field House.

August 31, 2014
Bears Close Labor Day Classic with Sweeps of Hanover, Fontbonne
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team closed out the Labor Day Classic by winning a pair of three-set matches against Hanover College and Fontbonne University Sunday afternoon at the WU Field House. The Bears won 25-21, 25-21, 25-15 against Hanover, and followed with a 25-12, 25-15, 25-14 victory over Fontbonne to finish the three-day tournament.

August 30, 2014
No. 11 Volleyball Splits Matches Against Buena Vista, Neb. Wesleyan
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team rallied from a two-set deficit to defeat Buena Vista University 26-28, 29-31, 25-20, 25-17, 15-11 Saturday at the Labor Day Classic. In their second match of the day, the Bears were unable to stop a hot Nebraska Wesleyan University team as the Prairie Wolves earned a 25-18, 25-17, 25-20 win over Washington U.

August 29, 2014
No. 11 Volleyball Sweeps Greenville, Loras to Open Season
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team battled its way to a pair of three-set victories to open the 2014 season Friday evening at the WU Field House. The Bears earned a 25-23, 25-13, 25-20 win over Greenville College in the season-opener, before topping Loras College 25-21, 25-15, 25-21 in the final match of the evening.

August 26, 2014
Volleyball Hosts Labor Day Classic to Open 2014 Season
The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team begins its 2014 campaign by hosting the 14-match Labor Day Classic Friday-Sunday, Aug. 29-31, at the WU Field House.

August 21, 2014
Spirit Days Launched for Washington U. Sophomores
Washington University in St. Louis sophomores will enjoy free concessions and prizes at Spirit Day sporting events this fall.

August 13, 2014
Volleyball Ranked No. 11 in AVCA Preseason Poll
The Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team landed at No. 11 in the 2014 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III Coaches Top-25 Preseason Poll, as announced by the association.

July 30, 2014
Volleyball Announces Hiring of Ashlee Rust as Assistant Coach
Washington University in St. Louis volleyball head coach Vanessa Walby has announced the hiring of Ashlee Rust as the program’s first full-time assistant coach.

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.