Fords Best Shorewomen In Four SetsVisiting Haverford got a match-best 45 assists to go along with 11 digs and three service aces from Zoe Wong in a 3-1 (26-24, 25-18, 20-25, 25-12) win over host Washington College on Wednesday night in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Alaina Geissberger - Shorewoman of the WeekJunior volleyball player Alaina Geissberger is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Geissberger hit .298 and averaged 1.92 kills and 1.15 blocks per set in a 2-1 week for the Shorewomen.
Shorewomen Split Pair of Five-Set MatchesThe Washington College volleyball split a pair of five-set matches in a home tri-match on Saturday afternoon at the Cain Athletic Center. In the opening contest against Franklin & Marshall, F&M outlasted WC, 3-2 (25-14, 23-25, 29-27, 19-25, 18-16) and in the last match of the tri-match, the Shorewomen edged Salisbury, 3-2 (26-24, 13-25, 11-25, 25-20, 18-16).
Take Five: Shorewomen Top Bears For The Fifth Straight YearVisiting Washington College hit .316 en route to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-15, 26-24) victory over host Ursinus on Wednesday night in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at Helfferich Hall. The Shorewomen have now downed the Bears five straight years and since 2004 Washington is 10-3 versus Ursinus.
Red Devils Top Shorewomen In Four SetsHost Dickinson downed visiting Washington College on Saturday afternoon, 3-1 (25-20, 25-20, 21-25, 25-20), in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at the Kline Center. For the Shorewomen, senior libero Audrey Utchen tallied her 1,500th career dig as she now has 1,511 in her career as she had 25 to lead WC.
Kaitlyn Marino - Shorewoman of the WeekSophomore volleyball player Kaitlyn Marino is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Marino was named to the Knights Fall Classic All-Tournament Team as the Shorewomen went 2-2 in their four matches at the tournament.
Shorewomen Go 50/50 In Day Two at Knights Fall ClassicIn the second day of the Knights Fall Classic hosted by Neumann, the Washington College volleyball team split a pair of matches on Saturday at Merinda Court. In the first match of the day for the Shorewomen fell to Rowan, 3-1 (24-26, 25-20, 26-24, 25-22), but were able to gain the split by topping King’s, 3-0 (25-13, 25-19, 25-7).
Shorewomen Split Two Matches At Knights Fall ClassicThe Washington College volleyball team split a pair of matches with two Keystone State opponents on Friday evening in the first day of the Knights Fall Classic hosted by Neumann at Mirenda Court in a pair of non-conference volleyball matches. The Shorewomen edged Penn State-Behrend, 3-2 (11-25, 25-21, 25-21, 24-26, 15-5) in the first match of the night before falling to host Neumann, 3-1 (25-22, 25-11, 16-25, 25-19) in the second match of the classic.
Garnet Down Shorewomen In Three SetsVisiting Swarthmore got a match-best 15 kills along with 11 digs from Sarah Wallace en route to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-22) win over host Washington College on Tuesday night in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Mules Break The Hearts of Shorewomen In Five SetsVisiting Muhlenberg trailed 14-10 in the fifth set to host Washington College and staved off five set and match points to earn a 21-19 victory in the fifth set and won the match, 3-2 (21-25, 31-29, 21-25, 25-20, 21-19) on Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Blue Jays Rally Past Shorewomen In Four SetsVisiting Johns Hopkins got match-highs of 22 kills and 18 digs from Erica Johnston in a 3-1 (24-26, 25-20, 25-19, 25-21) win over host Washington College on Wednesday night in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Bullets Down Shorewomen In Four SetsJunior setter Taylor Horan became the third Washington College volleyball player to notch 2,000 career assists on Saturday afternoon against host Gettysburg in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at Bream Gym. However it was not enough for the visiting Shorewomen as they fell to the Bullets, 3-1 (25-22, 26-24, 21-25, 25-16). Horan, who had match-highs of 43 assists and 21 digs, now has 2,020 assists in her career.
Utchen Becomes Washington’s All-Time Leader In DigsSenior libero Audrey Utchen became the Washington College all-time leader in digs on Wednesday night against host Catholic in a non-conference volleyball match at the DuFour Center. However it was not enough for the visiting Shorewomen as they fell to the Cardinals, 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-21). Utchen, who had 21 digs in the match to lead all players, now has 1,335 digs in her career.
Cassie Kowalski - Shorewoman of the WeekFreshman volleyball player Cassie Kowalski is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Kowalski averaged 5.17 kills per set and hit .324 in a 1-1 week for the Shorewomen.
Arcadia Spoils Washington’s Home Opener, 3-2Visiting Arcadia raced out to a 13-7 lead in the fifth set and held off a rally by host Washington College to secure a 3-2 (26-24, 15-25, 25-23, 23-25, 15-13) win on Monday night at the Cain Athletic Center in a non-conference volleyball match. It was the home opener for the Shorewomen.
Saints Top Shorewomen, 3-0Host Marymount downed visiting Washington College, 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-15), on Wednesday evening at Verizon Sports Arena in non-conference volleyball action.
Kaitlyn Marino - Shorewoman of the WeekSophomore volleyball player Kaitlyn Marino is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Marino hit .244 and averaged 4.57 kills per set as the Shorewoman won a pair of matches at Alvernia Saturday.
Jordan, Utchen and Horan To Serve As Shorewomen Volleyball CaptainsWashington College volleyball head coach Jamie Leventry has named three captains for the 2016 season. The trio of senior right-side hitter Alexis Jordan, senior libero Audrey Utchen and junior setter Taylor Horan will serve as captains for the Shorewomen this year. They are serving as captains for the first time.
Shorewomen Pick Up Two Wins at Alvernia Tri-MatchThe Washington College volleyball team won both of its matches at a non-conference tri-match hosted by Alvernia University this afternoon. The Shorewomen opened the day by winning the final three sets of the match in a 20-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-18, win over the host Crusaders. They followed that up with a dominant 25-11, 25-11, 25-16 sweep of Immaculata.
Marino Named Centennial Conference Volleyball Player of the WeekSophomore outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week for volleyball for the week ending on September 4 by the conference office. This is the first time the outside hitter has won the conference’s weekly award.
Shorewomen Down Rutgers-Camden In Four After Falling To DeSalesIn the second day of the DeSales Invitational the Washington College volleyball team split a pair of matches on Saturday afternoon at Billera Gym. In the first match of the day for the Shorewomen fell to host DeSales, 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-21), but were able to gain the split by downing Rutgers-Camden, 3-1 (21-25, 25-20, 25-13, 25-21). Junior middle hitter Alaina Geissberger was named to the all-tournament team.
Volleyball Season PreviewThe past three seasons have been some of the best years for the Washington College volleyball program as they have achieved three consecutive winning seasons and a 55-28 overall record. However, despite the overall record success the goal of reaching the Centennial Conference Tournament has eluded the Shorewomen.
Four Volleyball Shorewomen Land on Centennial Academic Honor RollFour Washington College volleyball student-athletes have qualified for the Centennial Conference Academic Honor Roll for fall sports. In order to qualify for the Academic Honor Roll, a student-athlete must be a sophomore, junior or senior and carry at least a 3.40 cumulative grade-point average.
Lee and Daunoras Named All-CentennialA pair of Washington College volleyball players have been named All-Centennial Conference in a vote conducted by the conference’s 11 head coaches. Senior outside hitter Kristin Lee was named to the second team for the fourth consecutive season, while senior middle hitter Jess Daunoras earned all-conference for the first time as she garnered honorable mention. Lee is the program’s first four-time all-conference player.
Kaitlyn Marino - Shorewoman of the WeekFreshman volleyball player Kaitlyn Marino is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Marino had a strong finish to her first collegiate season in a 1-1 week for the Shorewomen.
Shorewomen’s Treat Is Green Terror’s Trick In Four Set WinHost Washington College got double-doubles from senior outside hitter Kristin Lee of 11 kills and 17 digs and sophomore setter Taylor Horan had 43 assists to lead all players and had a team-high 19 assists in a four set victory over visiting McDaniel (26-24, 25-27, 25-23, 25-19) in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at the Cain Athletic Center on Saturday afternoon.
Fords Survive Shorewomen in Five SetsHost Haverford College survived a tough challenge from visiting Washington College, pulling out a 25-18, 21-25, 25-18, 25-27, 15-9, Centennial Conference volleyball win tonight to clinch a berth in the conference’s five-team championship tournament.
Taylor Horan - Shorewoman of the WeekSophomore volleyball player Taylor Horan is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Horan posted a double-double in each of the Shorewomen's three matches last week.
Volleyball Start Time ChangeTomorrow's volleyball match between host Haverford College and visiting Washington College will now start at 5:00 p.m. It was previously scheduled for 4:30.
Lee Tallies 50th Career Double-Double As Shorewomen Top Bears In Four SetsSenior outside hitter Kristin Lee tallied her 50th career double-double and her 12th of the season with team-bests of 15 kills and 17 digs to go along with a contest-best four service aces as host Washington College downed visiting Ursinus, 3-1 (25-11, 23-25, 25-15, 25-20) at the Cain Athletic Center in a Centennial Conference volleyball match on Wednesday evening.
Kristin Lee - Shorewoman of the WeekSenior volleyball player Kristin Lee is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Lee helped lead the Shorewomen to a 3-0 week with wins over Bryn Mawr, Arcadia, and Dickinson.