2012 News

December 20, 2012
2012 Volleyball Season Recap
The 2012 season for the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team had its high and low points; however, the Knights finished winning five of their final seven contests to accumulate an overall record of 8-14.

December 14, 2012
Paige Palmer Named Head Women’s Volleyball Coach
Southern Virginia University Athletic Director Scott Y. Doxey recently named Paige Palmer as head women’s volleyball coach.

November 5, 2012
Tuttle, Beck Named USCAA All-Americans, Three Knights Earn All-Academic Honors
The United States Collegiate Athletic Association today announced its 2012 women's volleyball All-American and All-Academic selections honoring five Southern Virginia University Knights.

October 27, 2012
Volleyball Ends Season With Two Wins at Home Dig Pink Tri-Match
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team ended its season sweeping all six sets at Knight Arena on Saturday against USCAA-opponents West Virginia Institute of Technology (25-19, 25-20, 25-12) and Virginia University of Lynchburg (25-6, 25-9, 25-9).

October 24, 2012
Volleyball Earns Third Straight Home Win against Eastern Mennonite
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team honored middle blocker Kelsey Beck—its lone senior—on Wednesday’s Senior Night at Knight Arena while winning its third straight home match 3-1 (25-12, 17-25, 25-12, 25-17) against Eastern Mennonite University.

October 23, 2012
Lyons Named Setter of the Week
Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball freshman setter/right side Chelsea Lyons today was named USCAA Setter of the Week after recording 61 assists and nine service aces over a four-match, five-day stretch last week.

October 20, 2012
Volleyball Drops Both Matches at Greensboro Tri-Match
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team dropped both matches in the Saturday tri-match to North Carolina Wesleyan College (6-25, 17-25, 28-26, 13-25) and host-Greensboro College (19-25, 15-25, 25-20, 23-25).

October 19, 2012
Volleyball Wins Second Straight Match at Meredith
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team won its second consecutive match on Friday 3-1 (22-25, 25-14, 25-19, 25-17) at NCAA Division III Meredith College.

October 16, 2012
Volleyball Sweeps Past Mary Baldwin in Home Contest
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team won its second consecutive home match at Knight Arena—defeating Ferrum College 3-1 on Oct. 12—on Tuesday as the Knights swept Mary Baldwin College 3-0 (25-13, 25-13, 25-8).

October 13, 2012
Volleyball Swept at Lynchburg
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team dropped three straight sets (28-30, 15-25, 16-25) in a 3-0 defeat on Saturday at Old Dominion Athletic Conference-member Lynchburg College.

October 12, 2012
Volleyball Earns First Home Win Against Ferrum
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team snapped its six-game losing streak on Friday in earning its first home win of the season 3-1 (25-13, 25-20, 24-26, 25-18) at Knight Arena against USA South Athletic Conference-member Ferrum College.

October 10, 2012
Volleyball Comeback Falls Short in First Home Match against Averett
Despite extending the match to five sets for the third time this season, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team dropped its first home contest of the year on Wednesday evening to Averett University 3-2 (22-25, 25-20, 20-25, 13-15).

October 2, 2012
Volleyball Suffers Fifth Straight Loss at Concord
The Southern Virginia University women's volleyball team recorded its fifth consecutive loss in a four-set match on Tuesday night at NCAA Division II Concord University.

September 29, 2012
Volleyball Drops Both Contests at Hollins Tri-Match
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team surrendered both games at the Hollins Tri-Match on Saturday to Hollins University (3-1) and Methodist University (3-0), extending the Knights’ losing streak to four.

September 28, 2012
Volleyball Drops Close Battle at Roanoke
Despite reaching 20 or more points in each set, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team dropped its second-straight match 3-1 on Friday to Old Dominion Athletic Conference-member Roanoke College.

September 19, 2012
Volleyball Swept at Averett
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team was swept on Wednesday at the E. Stuart James Grant Center 3-0 NCAA Division III Averett University.

September 15, 2012
Southern Virginia Splits at Eastern Mennonite Tri-Match
Despite leading both opponents 2-1 after three sets, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team recorded a split during Saturday’s tri-match falling to Emory and Henry College 2-3 before defeating host-Eastern Mennonite University 3-2.

September 13, 2012
Volleyball Defeats Virginia-Wise in Four Games
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team won its first match of the season on Wednesday defeating the University of Virginia at Wise 3-1.

September 8, 2012
Southern Virginia Goes Winless in W&L Tournament
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team rounded out the Washington and Lee Tournament losing both games on Saturday to move to 0-4 on the weekend.

September 7, 2012
Volleyball Drops Both Matches at W&L Tournament
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team dropped both of its games at the Washington and Lee Invitational on Friday to begin the 2012 season.

September 6, 2012
2012 Women’s Volleyball Season Preview
The Southern Virginia women’s volleyball team is optimistic for the upcoming 2012 season with seven scholar-athletes returning from last year’s squad that placed third at the USCAA national tournament.