2019 Volleyball News

  • Volleyball Eliminated From CCC Tournament with 3-1 Loss to Roger Williams
    November 05, 2019
    BRISTOL, R.I. – The seventh-seeded Western New England University volleyball team was eliminated from the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Tournament with a 3-1 (23-25, 25-11, 25-12, 25-11) loss to second-seeded Roger Williams University in the quarterfinal round on Tuesday night at the RWU Campus Rec Center.
  • Matthews & Holmes Receive All-CCC Recognition
    November 04, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Senior outside hitter Ashley Matthews (Salem, N.H.) and senior middle blocker Cassandra Holmes (Ellington, Conn.) of the Western New England University volleyball team were both recognized when the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) announced its major award winner and All-CCC selections on Monday night.
  • Volleyball Concludes Regular Season with 3-0 Loss to Endicott
    November 02, 2019
    BEVERLY, Mass. – The Western New England University volleyball team was swept 3-0 (25-21, 25-9, 25-16) by Endicott College on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at MacDonald Gymnasium.
  • Wentworth Tops Volleyball, 3-1
    October 30, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Wentworth Institute of Technology volleyball team bounced back from an opening set loss to claim a 3-1 (16-25, 25-18, 25-18, 25-14) win over Western New England University on Wednesday night in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Comes up Short Against Roger Williams on Senior Day, 3-1
    October 26, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Western New England University volleyball team saw its comeback effort fall short as the Golden Bears were defeated by Roger Williams University 3-1 (25-13, 25-19, 22-25, 26-24) on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Drops Non-Conference Finale to Clark, 3-0
    October 24, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped its non-conference finale to Clark University, 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-22), on Thursday night at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Gordon Rallies Past Volleyball in Five Sets
    October 22, 2019
    WENHAM, Mass. (October 22, 2019) – After winning the first two sets, the Western New England University volleyball team fell victim to a Gordon College rally as the Fighting Scots came back to claim a 3-2 (21-25, 19-25, 25-22, 25-19, 22-20) victory over the Golden Bears on Tuesday night in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Bennett Center.
  • Win over Westfield State Highlights Volleyball’s Tri-Match Split
    October 19, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 19, 2019) – Playing in its final tri-match of the season, the Western New England University volleyball team split contests with Colby-Sawyer College and Westfield State University on Saturday afternoon at the Alumni Healthful Living Center. The Golden Bears opened the day with a three-set loss (25-18, 25-23, 25-19) to the Chargers, before rebounding with a 3-1 (25-20, 21-25, 25-20, 25-19) victory over Westfield State.
  • Volleyball Swept by Salve Regina, 3-0
    October 16, 2019
    NEWPORT, R.I. (October 16, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball had its season-high four match winning streak snapped with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-23, 25-19) setback to Salve Regina University on Wednesday night in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Rodgers Recreation Center.
  • Volleyball Survives Mount Holyoke Comeback Bid
    October 11, 2019
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (October 11, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team survived a comeback bid by Mount Holyoke College as the Golden Bears edged the Lyons 3-2 (25-16, 26-24, 23-25, 9-25, 15-13) on Friday night in non-conference action at Howard Gymnasium.
  • Volleyball Extends Winning Streak with 3-0 Victory over Nichols
    October 08, 2019
    DUDLEY, Mass. (October 7, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team extended its winning streak to a season-high three matches with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-21, 28-26) victory over Nichols College on Tuesday night in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Nichols Athletic Center.
  • Volleyball Outlasts UMass Boston in Five Sets
    October 05, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 5, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team overcame an opening set loss to earn a 3-2 (22-25, 25-15, 25-20, 18-25, 15-7) victory over UMass Boston on Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Sweeps Curry to Earn First CCC Win
    October 02, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 2, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team earned its first Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) victory of the season with a 3-0 (26-24, 25-14, 26-24) sweep of Curry College on Wednesday night at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Defeats Norwich 3-1 Before Dropping Five-Set Match to Suffolk
    September 28, 2019
    BOSTON, Mass. (September 28, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of matches with Norwich University and Suffolk University on Saturday afternoon during a tri-match at Suffolk’s Larry E. and Michael S. Smith Court. The Golden Bears defeated the Cadets, 3-1 (23-25, 25-14, 25-14, 25-17), before falling to the Rams, 3-2 (17-25, 25-18, 25-18, 14-25, 15-13).
  • Comeback Falls Short as UNE Edges Volleyball 3-2 in CCC Opener
    September 24, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 24, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team saw its comeback fall just short in a 3-2 (25-23, 23-25, 25-23, 24-26, 15-10) setback to the University of New England on Tuesday night in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) opener for both teams at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Splits with Worcester State and Wheaton
    September 21, 2019
    WORCESTER, Mass. (September 21, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of matches with Worcester State University and Wheaton College on Saturday afternoon during a tri-match at Worcester State’s Brissette Court. The Golden Bears outlasted the Lancers in five sets, before falling to the Lyons 3-0.
  • Volleyball Splits with Smith & Regis
    September 14, 2019
    NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (September 14, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of matches with Smith College and Regis College on Saturday afternoon in a tri-match at Smith’s Ainsworth Gym.
  • Volleyball Holds off Sage, 3-1
    September 12, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 12, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team held off a rally by the Sage Colleges to earn a 3-1 (25-22, 25-11, 17-25, 26-24) victory on Thursday night in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Edges Framingham State in Five Sets
    September 10, 2019
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. (September 10, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team outlasted Framingham State University, 3-2 (23-25, 25-20, 25-22, 17-25, 15-9) on Tuesday evening in non-conference action at the FSU Athletic Center.
  • Volleyball Falls to Amherst & Emerson
    September 07, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 7, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team fell to Amherst College and Emerson College in a tri-match at the Alumni Healthful Living Center on Saturday afternoon.
  • Volleyball Sweeps Elms in Home Opener, 3-0
    September 05, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 5, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team swept Elms College, 3-0 (25-20, 25-22, 26-24), on Thursday evening in the Golden Bears’ home opener at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Volleyball Drops Final Two Matches at SUNY Cortland Red Dragon Classic
    August 31, 2019
    CORTLAND, N.Y. (August 31, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped its final two matches at the SUNY Cortland Red Dragon Classic on Saturday, falling to Rochester and Lebanon Valley at Whitney T. Corey Gymnasium.
  • Volleyball Splits with Marywood and St. Lawrence
    August 30, 2019
    ORTLAND, N.Y. (August 30, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team opened its 2019 campaign at the SUNY Cortland Red Dragon Classic on Friday evening, splitting a pair of matches with Marywood (Pa.) University and St. Lawrence University at Whitney T. Corey Gymnasium.
  • Volleyball Places Fifth in CCC Preseason Coaches’ Poll
    August 26, 2019
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (August 26, 2019) – The Western New England University volleyball team finished in a tie for fifth place in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.