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.
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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.
The Elon University volleyball team fell to the Towson University Tigers 3-0 (13-25, 19-25, 19-25) on Friday.
The Elon University Phoenix volleyball team won its second game in a row Tuesday. The Phoenix swept the North Carolina A&T State University Aggies 3-0 (25-8, 25-20, 25-13). The win comes after Elon's first in Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) play- the Phoenix defeated the College of William and Mary Tribe on Saturday. "Our offense keeps getting better and better," said head coach Mary Tendler.
More than half the way through its second season as a member of the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA), the Elon University volleyball team is 4-17.The Phoenix is struggling in what has been a rebuilding year after adding six new players — five of whom are freshmen. The team won its first conference match on Oct. 17 at the College of William & Mary. Head coach Mary Tendler believes that as the Phoenix learns to work together as a cohesive unit, the wins will follow. “We looked really confident [in the Oct. 8 match against the College of Charleston] in all situations,” Tendler said. “When you’re confident, you’re going to play well, and that showed. When we’re like that, we’re a tough team to beat.”
The Elon University volleyball team picked up its first win in Colonial Athletic Association conference play this season with a 3-1 (25-23, 20-25, 25-20, 25-16) win at the College of William and Mary Tribe.
Freshman outside hitter Kam Terry had a career night as the Elon University volleyball team fell to Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) rival the College of Charleston 3-1 (25-17, 21-25, 25-20, 26-24). Terry led the Phoenix offensively with 18 kills on the night and finished with 11 blocks in the match.
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The Elon University volleyball team fell to the Tigers of Towson University 3-1 (14-25, 20-25, 25-20, 25-18). The loss gives the Phoenix its second consecutive defeat at home in Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) play this season. "Our offense is getting better and better, and it's nice to see," said head coach Mary Tendler after the match.
The Elon University volleyball team was swept by the James Madison University Dukes 3-0 (21-25, 15-25, 25-27) on Friday.
The kill was nothing out of the ordinary to the average bystander. It gave the Elon Phoenix its 20th point in the second of four sets against the Northeastern Huskies, en route to a 3-1 loss.