2013 News

February 17, 2014
Lee Named Interim Head Coach of Women’s Volleyball Program
Southern Virginia University Athletic Director Scott Y. Doxey today announced that Brittney Lee has been named the interim head coach of the women’s volleyball program.

December 13, 2013
2013 Volleyball Season Recap
With only four returners coming back to the 2013 Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team, it would be easy to assume that the season would be a struggle to compete not only against new league members, but also any opponent the Knights were set to face.

November 12, 2013
Two Volleyball Scholar-Athletes Named All-CAC
Following an outstanding season as members of the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team, freshman April Bennett and junior Kaitlyn Eaton were named to the 2013 All-Capital Athletic Conference volleyball team Tuesday morning in York, Pa.

November 6, 2013
12 Knights Receive USCAA All-Academic Honors
The United States Collegiate Athletic Association announced Wednesday afternoon its 2013 volleyball and men’s and women’s soccer All-Academic teams with 12 Southern Virginia University scholar-athletes being named to the lists.

November 5, 2013
Tuttle Named USCAA Honorable Mention All-America
Southern Virginia University senior middle blocker Tori Tuttle was honored Tuesday afternoon by the United States Collegiate Athletic Association as an Honorable Mention All-American for her accomplishments during the 2013 season.

October 30, 2013
Volleyball Claims Win on Road in Final Regular Season Match
Southern Virginia women’s volleyball ended its regular season on a positive note by beating Capital Athletic Conference opponent Frostburg State University, 3-1, Tuesday evening in Frostburg, Md.

October 26, 2013
Volleyball Claims Two Victories in Tri-Match
Hosting the SVU Tri-Match, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team earned two victories on the day over Penn State Harrisburg and Roanoke College Saturday afternoon at Knight Sports Arena in Buena Vista, Va.

October 25, 2013
Volleyball Falls on Road to Randolph in Four Sets
Despite taking the third set and close losses in the second and fourth sets, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team fell to Randolph College on the road in four sets, 21-25, 26-28, 25-16, 23-25 Friday night at the RAD Center in Lynchburg, Va.

October 24, 2013
Volleyball Achieves Victory on Senior Night over Marymount
The Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team honored seniors Tori Tuttle and Shyanne Ison on Wednesday’s Senior Night at Knight Sports Arena while winning its home match 3-1 (22-25, 25-20, 25-19, 28-26) against Capital Athletic Conference foe Marymount University.

October 21, 2013
Volleyball Defeated by Salisbury University, 3-1
Although the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team earned a first-set win over visiting Salisbury University, the Seagulls won the three ensuing sets to claim a 3-1 (17-25, 26-24, 26-24, 27-25) victory over the Knights Saturday evening at Knight Sports Arena in Buena Vista, Va.

October 16, 2013
Volleyball Falls Victim to Mary Washington on the Road
Getting back into league action following a pair of non-conference games last week, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team fell to host Mary Washington in straight sets, 25-18, 25-17, 25-22 Wednesday night at the Anderson Center in Fredericksburg, Va.

October 15, 2013
Tlustek Named USCAA Setter of the Week Once Again
For the second straight week, Southern Virginia University sophomore Katelynn Tlustek was named the United States Collegiate Athletic Association Volleyball Setter of the Week for her efforts in three matches played last week.

October 11, 2013
Volleyball Overcomes Averett in Four Sets
Looking to avenge a prior loss to Averett University from earlier in the season, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team was successful in the feat by defeating the Cougars 25-21, 25-19, 23-25, 25-18 Friday evening at Knight Sports Arena in Buena Vista, Va.

October 10, 2013
Volleyball Earns Win Over Randolph
In the second match of a three-game homestand, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team defeated Randolph College 25-16, 25-20, 25-23 Thursday evening at Knight Sports Arena in Buena Vista, Va

October 8, 2013
Volleyball Streak Snapped at Home by Christopher Newport
Hoping to continue its three-game Capital Athletic Conference win streak, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team was defeated at home by No. 24 Christopher Newport University Tuesday night at Knight Sports Arena in Buena Vista, Va.

October 8, 2013
Sophomore Tlustek Named CAC Volleyball Athlete of the Week
After helping her team to four victories in three days last week, Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball sophomore Katelynn Tlustek was named the Capital Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week by the league Tuesday afternoon.

October 5, 2013
Volleyball Sweeps Three-Game Road Trip with Two Wins Saturday
Competing in four matches in three days, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team completed a three-game road swing with two victories Saturday over Dickinson College and host York College of Pennsylvania at the Charles Wolf Gym in York, Pa

October 4, 2013
Volleyball Earns Seventh Victory in Straight Sets
After achieving its first Capital Athletic Conference victory Thursday night over St. Mary’s (Md.), the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team attained its first CAC road victory Friday night by defeating Wesley College in straight sets, 25-15, 25-16, 25-13 at Wentworth Gymnasium in Dover, Del.

October 3, 2013
Volleyball Defeats St. Mary's in First CAC Match
Playing in its first ever Capital Athletic Conference match, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team defeated St. Mary’s College of Maryland in straight sets, 28-26, 25-13, 27-25 Thursday night at Knight Sports Arena in Buena Vista, Va.

September 27, 2013
Volleyball Win Streak Snapped at Roanoke in Four Sets
After winning four consecutive matches over the past two weeks, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team had its streak snapped by Roanoke College by a 3-1 score Friday night at Bast Gymnasium in Salem, Va.

September 24, 2013
Volleyball Wins Fourth Straight Match in Three Sets
Playing at home for the second time this season, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team kept momentum to win its fourth consecutive match in straight sets with a 25-16, 25-18, 25-10 victory over Eastern Mennonite University Tuesday night at Knight Sports Arena.

September 20, 2013
Volleyball Achieves Fourth Win of Season at Guilford
Looking for a third consecutive victory, the Southern Virginia University volleyball team accomplished the task with a win in straight sets at Guilford College Friday night at Ragan-Brown Fieldhouse in Greensboro, N.C.

September 17, 2013
Volleyball Wins Home Opener Against Hollins in Straight Sets
Coming off a win last weekend, the Southern Virginia University volleyball team kept the momentum going with a victory in its home opener Tuesday night as the Knights defeated Hollins University in straight sets at the Knight Sports Arena.

September 12, 2013
Volleyball Earns Second Victory of 2013 Season
After earning 37 kills on the night, the Southern Virginia University volleyball team achieved its second win of the season Thursday night by defeating Mary Baldwin College (0-7) in three sets, 25-11, 25-20, 25-13, in Staunton, Va.

September 10, 2013
Volleyball Falls to Averett in Four
A strong third set by the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team was not enough to overcome host Averett University as the Knights fell in four sets, 12-25, 20-25, 30-28, 16-25 Tuesday night in Danville, Va.

September 8, 2013
Volleyball Takes No. 5 Christopher Newport to Four Sets
In its second game of the evening, the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team was defeated in four sets by No.5 Christopher Newport University to conclude the first day of competition Friday night at the Washington & Lee Invitational in Lexington, Va.

September 8, 2013
Volleyball Opens 2013 Season with Win over Meredith
The 2013 season got off to a strong start for the Southern Virginia University women’s volleyball team as the Knights defeated Meredith College in straight sets 25-21, 25-17, 25-16 Friday night at Doremus Gym as part of the Washington & Lee Invitational.