Some students may use Feb. 18 as a sleepy Saturday, but one Elon University alumna will be racing in honor of a lost role model.
Primed with an opportunity to snap a two-game losing streak, Elon University’s volleyball team fell just short against Hofstra University Friday, dropping to the Pride 3-2 after forcing a fifth set.
The Elon University volleyball team got back on the right track Tuesday night, sweeping North Carolina Central University (25-20, 25-13, 25-17) in a nonconference match at Alumni Gym. “I think this game gave us a lot of confidence going into our last two weekends in conference games," said junior outside hitter Sydney Busa.
The Elon University’s volleyball team held their annual breast cancer awareness match, Pink Match today, Oct. 30, and although they put up a great fight, the team lost to the University of Delaware by a 3-1 (19-25, 25-23, 18-25, 21-25) in Alumni Gym. Pink Match is an event that is important to not only the volleyball team and their families, but to the community of Elon as well.
Elon University’s volleyball team hosted the Towson University Tigers in Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) action on Friday night at Alumni Gym, but was unable to defend home court after falling behind by two sets to none, and eventually losing by three sets to one.
The Elon University volleyball team had its hopes high heading into Alumni Gym on Friday night, after opening the season with a 13-3 record in non-conference play.
Elon University’s volleyball team (9-2) is off to the best start to a season since 2009 thanks to a stellar performance last weekend at the Elon Phoenix Classic. The Phoenix went a perfect 4-0 in the tournament, outscoring opponents 12-3 in sets to extend its winning streak to six.
It took very little time for the Elon University volleyball team to assert its dominance in Saturday night’s Elon Phoenix Classic finale. Led by terrific defense from sophomore outside hitter Kam Terry and relentless offensive attacks from a host of players, Elon defeated Gardner-Webb University 3-1 (25-20, 25-19, 22-25, 25-15).
Despite early defensive troubles and difficulties closing out sets, Elon University’s volleyball team defeated Wofford College Friday night in a five-set thriller (19-25, 25-16, 27-25, 21-25, 15-10).
The Elon University volleyball team's offense operated efficiently once again and junior setter Sydel Curry set another career high, but High Point University closed out the Phoenix at the end of sets for a 3-1 (26-24, 28-26, 20-25, 25-21) victory Saturday in nonconference action at Alumni Gym.
For Elon University redshirt senior volleyball setter Sydel Curry, the first match of the 2016 season takes place where her athletic career began to blossom.
The Elon University Phoenix volleyball team went out on a high note to end the season, sweeping the Northeastern University Huskies 3-0 (29-27, 25-23, 25-17) on Sunday.
The Elon University volleyball team lost to the University of North Carolina at Wilmington 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-21) Saturday in a Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) affair.
The Elon University Phoenix volleyball team lost to the College of Charleston Cougars on Friday, 3-0 (20-25, 17-25, 17-25). The loss marks Elon's second to College of Charleston after a 3-1 (17-25, 25-21, 20-25, 24-26) loss on Oct.
For many collegiate athletes, picking a school can mean leaving behind family and friends to experience life in a new place.
Elon University volleyball senior outside hitter Megan Gravley injured her knee Oct. 17 against the College of William & Mary.
The Elon University Phoenix volleyball team lost to the University of Delaware Blue Hens on Saturday, 3-2 (24-26, 26-24, 25-18, 13-25, 7-15). The loss marks Elon's 20th on the season, and its tenth in Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) play. The Phoenix trailed early in the first set, but managed to narrow the score late.
The Elon University Phoenix volleyball team defeated the College of William and Mary Tribe 3-0 (25-22, 25-16, 25-20) on Wednesday.
The Elon University Phoenix volleyball team fell to James Madison University Saturday 3-1 (25-22, 13-25, 17-25, 14-25) for its second loss in as many nights.