2016 Women's Volleyball News

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    November 05, 2016
    Gulls Top Golden Bears in CCC Title Match, 3-0 BEVERLY, Mass. (November 5, 2016) – The third-seeded Western New England University volleyball team had its run in the 2016 Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Tournament with a 3-0 (25-20, 25-19, 25-19) loss to top-seeded Endicott College this afternoon in the championship match at MacDonald Gymnasium.
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    November 03, 2016
    Western New England Advances to CCC Semifinals with 3-0 Win over Gordon SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (November 1, 2016) – The third-seeded Western New England University volleyball team secured a spot in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Tournament semifinals with a 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-12) victory over Gordon College this evening in the quarterfinal round at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    November 03, 2016
    Golden Bears Punch Ticket to CCC Championship Match with Dominant 3-0 Win over UNE SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (November 3, 2016) – The third-seeded Western New England University volleyball team secured a berth in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) championship match for the first time since 2009 with a dominant 3-0 (25-15, 25-8, 25-11) victory over seventh-seeded University of New England in the semifinal round this evening at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    October 31, 2016
    Chiodini Named CCC Player of the Week SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 31, 2016) – Junior outside hitter Emmaline Chiodini (St. Louis, Mo.) of the Western New England University volleyball team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Player of the Week, the league office announced this afternoon.
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    October 31, 2016
    Trio of Golden Bears Earn All-CCC Honors SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 31, 2016) – Three members of the Western New England University volleyball team were recognized when the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) announced its All-CCC selections this afternoon.
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    October 29, 2016
    Golden Bears Celebrate Senior Day with 3-2 Win over Gordon SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 29, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team wrapped up its regular season schedule with a 3-2 (23-25, 25-20, 25-20, 22-25, 17-15) victory over Gordon College this afternoon on senior day in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    October 27, 2016
    Western New England Overcomes Tough Start to Earn 3-1 Win at Keene State KEENE, N.H. (October 27, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team overcame a tough opening set loss to earn a 3-1 (24-26, 25-21, 25-19, 25-23) victory over Keene State College this evening in non-conference action at Spaulding Gym.
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    October 25, 2016
    Golden Bears Snap Wentworth’s Nine-Match Winning Streak with 3-0 Sweep BOSTON, Mass. (October 25, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team vaulted ahead of the Wentworth Institute of Technology in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) standings with a 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-23) victory over the Leopards this evening at Tansey Gymnasium.
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    October 22, 2016
    Golden Bears Bounce Back with 3-1 Victory at UNE BIDDEFORD, Maine (October 22, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team got back on track with a 3-1 (26-24, 25-22, 20-25, 25-20) win over the University of New England this afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Harold Alfond Forum.
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    October 19, 2016
    Gulls Rally Past Golden Bears, 3-2 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 19, 2016) – The Endicott College volleyball team rallied from a 2-0 set deficit to earn a 3-2 (19-25, 19-25, 25-13, 25-23, 15-12) victory over Western New England University this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    October 17, 2016
    Jenna Leuck & Brianna Roath Earn Weekly Honors from the CCC SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 17, 2016) – Two members of the Western New England University volleyball team have earned weekly honors from the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC), the league office announced this afternoon.
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    October 15, 2016
    Western New England Splits with Wheaton & WestConn NORTON, Mass. (October 12, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of non-conference contests with Wheaton College and Western Connecticut State University earlier today during a tri-match at Wheaton’s Emerson Gymnasium. The Golden Bears opened their day with a 3-1 (25-23, 27-29, 25-18, 25-17) victory over Wheaton, before falling to Western Connecticut by the same score (25-18, 20-25, 25-22, 25-21).
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    October 13, 2016
    Golden Bears Roll to 3-0 Victory at Westfield State WESTFIELD, Mass. (October 13, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team rolled to a 3-0 (25-11, 25-16, 25-17) victory over Westfield State University this evening in non-conference action at the Woodward Center.
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    October 11, 2016
    Golden Bears Rally From 2-0 Deficit, Claim 3-2 Victory over Salve Regina SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 11, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team rallied from a 2-0 set deficit to earn a 3-2 (21-25, 14-25, 25-23, 27-25, 15-13) comeback victory over Salve Regina University this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    October 08, 2016
    Golden Bears Split with UMass Dartmouth, Johnson & Wales SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 8, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of non-conference matches with the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth and Johnson & Wales University today at the Alumni Healthful Living Center. The Golden Bears rolled to a 3-0 (25-14, 25-13, 25-19) sweep of UMass Dartmouth in the morning, before falling to Johnson & Wales, 3-0 (25-19, 25-18, 25-23) in the final match of the day.
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    October 05, 2016
    Western New England Cruises to 3-0 Sweep of Nichols SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 5, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team cruised to a 3-0 (25-9, 25-11, 25-10) sweep of Nichols College this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    October 04, 2016
    Golden Bears Finish Strong in 3-1 Win Over Connecticut College SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 4, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team recovered from an opening set loss to earn a 3-1 (21-25, 25-14, 25-18, 25-19) victory over Connecticut College this evening in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    October 01, 2016
    Golden Bears Drop Non-Conference Matches to Eastern Connecticut State & Smith WILLIMANTIC, Conn. (October 1, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped a pair of non-conference contests today during a tri-match at Eastern Connecticut State University’s Geissler Gymnasium. The Golden Bears were defeated by Eastern Connecticut State, 3-0 (25-19, 25-21, 25-16), before falling to Smith College, 3-1 (25-23, 20-25, 26-24, 25-21).
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    September 27, 2016
    Roger Williams Tops Western New England 3-0 in CCC Play BRISTOL, R.I. (September 27, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team was dealt a 3-0 (25-18, 25-20, 25-18) setback this evening at Roger Williams University in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Campus Rec Center.
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    September 21, 2016
    Golden Bears Roll to 3-0 Victory Over Eastern Nazarene SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 21, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team cruised to a 3-0 (25-11, 25-10, 25-13) victory over Eastern Nazarene College this evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    September 20, 2016
    Western New England Opens CCC Play with 3-1 Victory at Curry MILTON, Mass. (September 20, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team opened Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) play with a 3-1 (22-25, 25-22, 25-16, 25-19) victory over Curry College this evening at Katz Gymnasium.
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    September 17, 2016
    Golden Bears Split with Framingham State & Colby-Sawyer NEW LONDON, N.H. (September 17, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team split two matches with Framingham State University and Colby-Sawyer College this afternoon in non-conference action at Coffin Field House.
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    September 14, 2016
    Golden Bears Fall to Amherst in Three Sets AMHERST, Mass. (September 14, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team had its six-match winning streak halted with a 3-0 (25-23, 25-13, 25-19) setback to Amherst College this evening in non-conference action at LeFrak Gymnasium.
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    September 10, 2016
    Golden Bears Earn Three Victories En Route to Western New England Invitational Title SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 10, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team earned three impressive victories on its way to the Western New England Invitational title this afternoon at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    September 06, 2016
    Chiodini Leads Golden Bears Past Wheaton, 3-1 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 6, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team overcame a tough opening set to earn a 3-1 (14-25, 25-19, 25-15, 25-18) non-conference victory over Wheaton College this evening at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    September 03, 2016
    Western New England Earns First Two Wins of 2016 at Mount Holyoke Tri-Match SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (September 3, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team earned its first two victories of the 2016 season while dropping just one set today during a tri-match at Mount Holyoke College’s Mildred Howard Gym.
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    September 01, 2016
    WPI Rallies Past Western New England, 3-2 SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 1, 2016) – The Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) volleyball team rallied late in the fifth set to claim a 3-2 (25-21, 26-28, 20-25, 25-23, 15-13) season-opening victory over Western New England University this evening in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
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    August 29, 2016
    Golden Bears Selected Fifth in CCC Preseason Coaches Poll SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (August 29, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team has been projected to finish fifth in the 2016 Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Preseason Coaches Poll, which was released today by the league office.
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    July 29, 2016
    Samantha Shomo ‘11 Returns to Western New England as Seventh Head Volleyball Coach in Program History SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (July 29, 2016) – Samantha Shomo ‘11, a co-captain during her time as a member of the Western New England University volleyball team, returns to her alma mater as the seventh head coach in program history. The announcement was made today by Dr. Mike Theulen, Director of Athletics at Western New England.
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    July 25, 2016
    Western New England Earns 2015-16 AVCA Team Academic Award SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (July 25, 2016) – The Western New England University volleyball team has been recognized for its success in the classroom with a Team Academic Award from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA), the organization announced today.
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    July 08, 2016
    Western New England Announces 2016 Hall of Fame Class SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (July 8, 2016) – Western New England University has announced its 2016 Downes Athletic Hall of Fame class, the 18th in school history.
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    July 05, 2016
    Western New England Announces Athletics Schedule for Fall 2016 Semester SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (July 5, 2016) – Western New England University has announced its athletics schedule for the fall 2016 semester.
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    June 30, 2016
    Bret Stothart Steps Down as Volleyball Coach at Western New England SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (June 30, 2016) – Western New England University has announced that Bret Stothart is stepping down following five seasons as head volleyball coach. The announcement was made today by Mike Theulen, Director of Athletics at Western New England.