2010-11 News

July 8, 2011
McGinn, Krebs Receive Academic All-State Honors
The association of Virginia Sports Information Directors today announced its 2011 VaSID Academic All-State selections honoring six Southern Virginia University scholar-athletes.

December 2, 2010
Mahaffey Named New Volleyball Coach
Acting Athletics Director, Deidra Dryden, has announced the hiring of Michelle Mahaffey as the new Southern Virginia University volleyball coach.

November 4, 2010
Krebs And Anderson Named To USCAA All-American Teams
Senior setter, Ali Krebs, will add one more award for her career, as she was named to the USCAA All-American team, and was accompanied by sophomore middle blocker, Bryndy Anderson, who was named an Honorable Mention All-American.

October 30, 2010
Volleyball Goes 1-1 At SVU Tri-Match
The Southern Virginia University volleyball team scored a win over Penn St.- Mont Alto,3-0, but could not continue the momentum, as they fell to Lynchburg by a 3-0 score, and ended the season at the SVU Tri-Match.

October 26, 2010
Volleyball Falls In Five To Emory & Henry
Entering the game with a three game win streak, the Southern Virginia University volleyball team was looking to keep the streak but fell in five sets to Emory and Henry.

October 23, 2010
Knights Sweep Salem And VIC
Two 3-0 wins over Salem College and Hosts Virginia Intermont College, gave the Southern Virginia University volleyball team a three game win streak, and gave them traction heading in to the final week of the season.

October 21, 2010
McGinn And Ison Lead Knights Over Hollins
Outside hitters, Brynn McGinn and Shyanne Ison combined for 26-total kills, as they rallied from 1-set down, and helped the southern Virginia volleyball team beat Hollins, 3-1.

October 19, 2010
Knights Sweep EMU On Dig For The Cure Night
On a night when the Southern Virginia volleyball team was seeking to raise funds for breast cancer awareness and research, the team was also able to record a 3-0 sweep over visiting Eastern Mennonite.

October 18, 2010
Women's Soccer And Volleyball Play Breast Cancer Fundraiser Games
Fans of Southern Virginia volleyball and women's soccer are encouraged to wear pink and support both teams Oct. 19 when they host Eastern Mennonite and Mountain State, respectively, in a breast cancer awareness fundraiser.

October 16, 2010
Knights Go 2-1 At Randolph Invitational
Desperately needing wins after a rough early week tri-match, the Southern Virginia University volleyball team beat the hosts, and Regis at the Randolph Invitational.

October 12, 2010
Volleyball Stumbles Against Concord And King
The Southern Virginia volleyball team was looking to get back to winning ways when it faced off with concord and King in tri-match day, but the Knights could not find the winning formula, dropping both matches, 0-3 and 1-3.

October 9, 2010
Volleyball Splits First Day At Maroon Classic, But Loses Two On Second
The Southern Virginia volleyball team looked to carry momentum from an early week win into the Maroon Classic, but the Knights found mixed results going 1-3 in the tournament.

October 4, 2010
SVU Get Back To Winning Ways With Sweep Of Ferrum
Led by 7-kills from Tori Tuttle, the Southern Virginia volleyball team swept past Ferrum, to get back in the win column, as they won 3-0.

September 30, 2010
Roanoke Sweeps Knights
Visiting Roanoke College used an overwhelming first and second set to sweep past the Southern Virginia volleyball team, 3-0.

September 25, 2010
Southern Virginia Can't Find Answer Against Randolph
After going down in the first set, the Southern Virginia volleyball team bounced back for a big second set win, but could not maintain momentum, and lost to Randolph 3-1.

September 21, 2010
Volleyball Rallies For Win Over Hollins
The Southern Virginia volleyball team looked for a quick sweep of Hollins, but after dropping the second set, the Knights were forced to fight back for a 3-1 set win.

September 18, 2010
Knights Go 1-1 Against Lynchburg & Rutgers-Camden
After a solid week, the Southern Virginia volleyball team was able to cap off the week with a 1-1 record at the Lynchburg Tri-Match.

September 16, 2010
Knights Take Match From EMU, 3-1
With two players in double-digit kills, and the team totaling 42-kills, Southern Virginia's volleyball team won consecutive games for the first time in the 2010 season, beating Eastern Mennonite 3-1.

September 14, 2010
Ison Uses 8-kills To Help Knights Sweep Squirrels
Freshman, Shyanne Ison led the Southern Virginia volleyball team with 8-kills and the team played solid defense beating Mary Baldwin 3-0.

September 11, 2010
Knights Take Fourth At W & L Tournament
An opening match win at the Washington & Lee Tournament helped the Southern Virginia volleyball team take fourth overall at the tournament.

September 7, 2010
Knights Start Strong, But Stumble At The End In Loss To Concord
The Southern Virginia Volleyball team was able to win the first set of the match against Concord, but faltered in the following three sets, and lost 3-1 to the Mountain Lions.

August 28, 2010
Knights Go 1-3 At Milligan Mountain Madness
In the first competitions of the year, the Southern Virginia Volleyball team stumbled out of the gates, losing three matches, and winning one, at the Milligan Mountain Madness Tournament.

August 17, 2010
Messman Promoted To Head Coach
Former assistant volleyball coach Ricky Messman has been promoted to Head Volleyball Coach for Southern Virginia Volleyball.

May 27, 2010
Pendleton Announces 2010 Volleyball Schedule
Southern Virginia Volleyball head coach Brian Pendleton has announced the 2010 season schedule for the Knights.