2014 Volleyball News

  • Jackie Nelligan Leads Three All-America Selections for Volleyball
    November 19, 2014
    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.
  • Four Bears Named UAA Athletes of the Week
    November 17, 2014
    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.
  • No. 7 Bears Fall Short vs. No. 5 Emory in Regional Championship
    November 16, 2014
    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.
  • Volleyball Wins Thriller Over Hendrix to Advance to Regional Final
    November 15, 2014
    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.
  • No. 7 Bears Sweep Bluffton in NCAA Opening Round
    November 14, 2014
    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.
  • Volleyball Lands Four on AVCA All-Central Region Team
    November 13, 2014
    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.
  • Four Bears Named to All-UAA Volleyball Team
    November 11, 2014
    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.
  • Volleyball Selected to Host NCAA Regional Friday-Sunday
    November 10, 2014
    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.
  • No. 5 Volleyball Sweeps Carnegie Mellon to Finish Third at UAA
    November 08, 2014
    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.
  • No. 5 Bears Defeat Brandeis, Fall to Chicago at UAA Championship
    November 07, 2014
    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.
  • No. 5 Volleyball Travels to Pittsburgh for UAA Championship
    November 05, 2014
    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.
  • Six Individuals Named UAA Athletes of the Week
    November 03, 2014
    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.
  • No. 5 Bears Sweep Hendrix, No. 19 Millikin to Finish Regular Season
    November 01, 2014
    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.
  • No. 5 Volleyball Sweeps Westminster, Transylvania on Senior Night
    October 31, 2014
    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.
  • No. 5 Volleyball Hosts Bears Invite to Close Regular Season
    October 29, 2014
    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.
  • Volleyball to Host "Dig for Pink" Night Oct. 31
    October 21, 2014
    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.
  • Four Washington U. Student-Athletes Receive UAA Weekly Honors
    October 20, 2014
    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.
  • No. 7 Bears Finish UAA Round Robin with Wins Over Case, Carnegie
    October 19, 2014
    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.
  • No. 7 Volleyball Tops Rochester, No. 3 Emory at UAA Round Robin
    October 18, 2014
    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.
  • No. 7 Bears Head to Chicago for Second UAA Round Robin
    October 15, 2014
    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.
  • No. 8 Volleyball Sweeps No. 12 St. Thomas, Simpson
    October 11, 2014
    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.
  • No. 8 Bears Split Matches Against No. 9 Elmhurst, No. 6 Juniata
    October 10, 2014
    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.
  • No. 8 Volleyball Set to Face Three Top-15 Teams at Elmhurst Invite
    October 08, 2014
    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.
  • Volleyball Falls to Chicago 3-1 at UAA Round Robin
    October 05, 2014
    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.
  • No. 4 Volleyball Sweeps Brandeis, NYU at UAA Round Robin
    October 04, 2014
    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.
  • No. 4 Bears Extend Win Streak to 10 with 3-0 Win at Webster
    October 01, 2014
    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.
  • No. 4 Volleyball Tops Westminster 3-1
    September 24, 2014
    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.
  • Jackie Nelligan Named AVCA DIII National Player of the Week
    September 23, 2014
    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.
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