2014 University of Mary Washington Volleyball News

October 22, 2014
UMW Volleyball Tops Wesley, 3-0, to Improve to 4-2 in CAC Action
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team swept a 3-0 decision from Wesley College on Wednesday night at the Anderson Center to improve to 4-2 in Capital Athletic Conference action, and 19-9 overall. Set scores were 25-15, 25-19, 25-14.

October 18, 2014
UMW Volleyball Tops St. Mary's, McDaniel in Saturday Tri Matches
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team defeated St. Mary's College and McDaniel College by 3-1 scores on Saturday in St. Mary's City, Md., to improve to 18-9 on the season.

October 15, 2014
UMW Volleyball Drops Four Setter at Southern Virginia in CAC Match
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team dropped a four-set match at Southern Virginia University on Wednesday night. Set scores were 21-25, 25-20, 25-21, 25-20.

October 14, 2014
UMW's Hendricks Named CAC Volleyball Player of the Week
Mary Washington freshman Rachel Hendricks was named the CAC Volleyball Player of the Week after leading the Eagles to a 3-0 week, including CAC victories over Frostburg State and Salisbury. Hendricks was the team leader in kills in all three wins, averaging 3.67 kills per set at a .344 clip.

October 11, 2014
UMW Volleyball Closes Saturday with 3-0 Win Over Bridgewater
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team capped a 2-0 Saturday with a 3-0 win over Bridgewater College on Saturday at the Anderson Center, The Eagles improve to 16-8 on the season.

October 11, 2014
Freshmen Hitters Lead UMW Volleyball Past Salisbury in CAC Action, 3-1
Freshmen Dani Fiore, Kyla Foss, and Rachel Hendricks combined for 40 kills to lead the University of Mary Washington volleyball team to a 3-1 win over Salisbury University in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday at the Anderson Center. UMW improves to 2-1 in league play.

October 8, 2014
UMW Volleyball Edges Frostburg State in Five Sets in Wednesday CAC Action
Freshman Dani Fiore scored 22 kills, while freshmen Rachel Hendricks added 14 and Kyla Foss 13, as the University of Mary Washington volleyball team topped Frostburg State University in five sets in Capital Athletic Conference action on Wednesday night at the Anderson Center. The Eagles improve to 14-8 on the season.

October 4, 2014
UMW Volleyball Splits Pair of Matches at York
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team dropped a five-set match to York College in Capital Athletic Conference action on Saturday. The Eagles answered with a non-league win over Penn State Altoona, 3-0.

October 3, 2014
UMW Volleyball Falls to #8 Juniata, 25-17, 25-21, 25-23, on Friday Night
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to eighth-ranked Juniata College on Friday night at the Anderson Center. The Eagles fall to 12-7 on the season.

September 30, 2014
UMW Volleyball Falls at Catholic on Tuesday Night, 3-1
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team dropped a four set match to Catholic University on Tuesday night in Washington, D.C. The Eagles fall to 12-6 on the season.

September 27, 2014
UMW Volleyball Splits Pair at Washington & Lee on Saturday
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team used a 3-1 victory from Emory and Henry College before falling in three sets at Washington & Lee University on Saturday in Lexington, Va. The Eagles move to 12-5 on the season.

September 24, 2014
UMW Volleyball Tops Gallaudet, 3-1, on Wednesday Night
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team defeated Gallaudet University, 3-1, on Wednesday night at the Anderson Center to improve to 11-4 on the season. Set scores were 25-20, 25-23, 17-25, 25-17.

September 20, 2014
UMW Splits Pair at Carnegie Mellon Doubletree Invite; Coach Troy Wins 100th Match
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team split a pair of matches at the Carnegie Mellon University Doubletree Invitational on Saturday, topping Pitt-Greensburg before falling to Buffalo State in five sets. The win over Pitt-Greensburg was the 100th collegiate win for head coach Matt Troy. The Eagles stand at 10-4 on the season.

September 19, 2014
UMW Volleyball Falls to Carnegie-Mellon, Tops Scranton in CMU Doubletree Invite
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team dropped a 3-1 decision to host Carnegie-Mellon University before topping the University of Scranton in five sets at the CMU Doubletree Invitational on Friday night in Pittsburgh, Pa. The Eagles move to 9-3 on the season.

September 9, 2014
Fiore, Murphy Lead UMW Volleyball Past NC Wesleyan on Tuesday Night
Freshman Dani Fiore scored 11 kills and junior Emma Murphy added eight to pace the University of Mary Washington volleyball team to a 3-0 decision at North Carolina Wesleyan College on Tuesday night in Rocky Mount, N.C.

September 6, 2014
UMW Volleyball Falls to Geneva in Four Games in UMW Invitational
The University of Mary Washington dropped a four-set match to Geneva College on Saturday in the UMW Invitational. The Eagles fall to 6-2 on the season.

September 6, 2014
UMW Volleyball Tops Averett in Five Sets
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team snapped a two-match losing skid with a 3-2 victory over Averett University on Saturday in the Eagles' final match at the UMW Invitational. The Eagles improve to 7-2 on the season.

September 5, 2014
UMW Volleyball Falls to #11 Eastern in Three Sets
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to #11 Eastern University on Friday night, ending their six-match win streak. Set scores were 25-18, 25-16, 25-23.

September 5, 2014
UMW Volleyball Tops Lynchburg, 3-0, in UMW Invitational Opener
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team defeated Lynchburg College in three sets in the opening match of the UMW Invitational on Friday to improve to 6-0 on the season. Game scores were 25-17, 25-13, 25-20.

September 4, 2014
Three Former UMW Players Named to CAC Silver Anniversary Volleyball Squad
Former University of Mary Washington volleyball standouts Lisa Skaggs, Jennifer Wilson, and Anne Lutkenhaus have been named to the Capital Athletic Conference's Silver Anniversary Volleyball Team.

September 3, 2014
UMW Volleyball Tops Randolph-Macon for First Time Since 2005; Improves to 5-0
Freshmen Rachel Hendricks and Dani Fiore combined for 25 kills to lead the University of Mary Washington volleyball team to a 3-1 win over Randolph-Macon College for their first win over the Yellow Jackets since 2005. Game scores were 25-21, 16-25, 25-23, 25-22.

August 30, 2014
UMW Volleyball Remains Undefeated to Claim DeSales Invitational; Fiore Named Tourney MVP
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team defeated DeSales University and Rutgers-Camden by 3-0 scores to claim the DeSales Invitational championship on Saturday and move to 4-0 on the season. Freshman Dani Fiore was named the tournament's Most Valuable Player, and was joined on the all-tournament team by sophomore Emma Olson.

August 29, 2014
Balanced Effort Leads UMW Volleyball Past Albright and Baruch in 2014 Season Openers
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team defeated Albright College and Baruch University by 3-0 scores on the opening day of the DeSales University Invitational. The Eagles move to 2-0 on the season.

August 28, 2014
UMW Volleyball Picked Third in CAC Preseason Coaches Poll
The University of Mary Washington volleyball team has been chosen to finish third in the CAC preseason volleyball coaches poll, released Friday.