BRYN MAWR, Pa. — The visiting Washington College volleyball team picked up their first Centennial Conference win of the season, sweeping host Bryn Mawr in straight sets (25-16, 25-9, 25-21) in a match played tonight at the Class of 1958 Gym in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. With the win, the Shorewomen are now 10-1 after 11 matches for the first time in program history.
The Washington College volleyball team split a home tri-match on Saturday with Gettysburg and Rosemont. The Shorewomen were downed by Gettysburg, 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-19), in in the opening match of the day in the Centennial Conference opener for both squads. Washington rebounded from the loss to the Bullets to sweep Rosemont, 3-0 (25-14, 25-16, 25-12), in the last match of the day. The Shorewomen are now 9-1 overall and 0-1 in the CC. This is the third time WC has started a season 9-1 in program history as the 1978 and 2014 editions of Shorewomen Volleyball opened 9-1.
Washington College junior outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino has been named the HERO Sports D3Volleyball Hero of the Week. She was one of 10 nationwide nominees for the honor and won the fan vote with 39.44% of the vote.
The Washington College volleyball team has won its first eight matches for the first time in 39 years as the host Shorewomen swept visiting Catholic, 3-0 (25-13, 25-17, 25-21), on Wednesday night at the Cain Athletic Center in a non-conference volleyball match. The eight wins to start the season are the most victories to open a campaign for a WC volleyball squad before the first loss. The Shorewomen began the 1978 season at 8-0.
Junior outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week for volleyball for the week of September 5-10 by the conference office. This is the third time the junior has won the conference’s weekly award.
The Washington College volleyball team opened its home slate on a good note with a pair of victories on Saturday at the Cain Athletic Center. The Shorewomen rallied from down 14-11 in the fifth set to edge Shenandoah 17-15 to win, 3-2 (22-25, 28-26, 25-19, 22-25, 17-15), and swept Notre Dame (Md.) in the team’s second match, 3-0 (25-13, 25-21, 25-21). Senior setter Taylor Horan tallied 88 assists in the two matches and is now second all-time in program history in assists with 2,753.
Junior volleyball player Kaitlyn Marino is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Marino was named the Most Valuable Player at the season-opening DeSales Invitational, where the Shorewomen went 4-0 Friday and Saturday to capture the championship.
Visiting Washington College starts it season 5-0 for the second time in three years with a three-set sweep of host Goucher, 3-0 (25-13, 25-18, 25-13), in a non-conference volleyball match on Thursday evening at Decker SRC. The Shorewomen are now 5-0 on the year, while the Gophers fall to 0-4. Washington also won its first five matches to start the 2015 season.
The Washington College volleyball team won its second DeSales Invitational championship in three years as the Shorewomen completed a perfect 4-0 weekend with two wins In the second day of the DeSales Invitational on Saturday afternoon at Billera Gym. In the first match of the day, Washington held off a rally from host DeSales in the fifth set to win, 3-2 (22-25, 28-26, 25-22, 19-25, 15-13), and completed its 4-for-4 weekend sweeping Rutgers-Camden, 3-0 (25-19, 25-22, 25-15). Junior outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino was named the invitational’s MVP, while senior middle hitter Alaina Geissberger was named to the all-tournament team.
The Washington College volleyball team started its 2017 campaign with two victories on Friday in the first day of the DeSales Invitational at Billera Gym in a pair of non-conference volleyball matches. The Shorewomen topped Gwynedd Mercy in three sets (25-13, 25-13, 25-17) and captured all three sets from Baruch (25-16, 25-17, 25-18). Washington notched 33 service aces in the two triumphs.
Since the start of the 2013 season, the Washington College volleyball program has won 67 matches, the most in any four-year span since winning 73 from 1990-93. This season the Shorewomen seek to reach their first-ever Centennial Conference Tournament and notch their fourth winning season in five years under fifth-year head coach Jamie Leventry as they seek to improve on their 12-13 overall mark and 3-7 conference record from 2016.
Washington College volleyball head coach Jamie Leventry has named three captains for the 2017 season. The trio of seniors, defensive specialist Sarah Bentley, middle hitter Alaina Geissberger and setter Taylor Horan will serve as captains for the Shorewomen this year. Horan is serving as a captain for the second consecutive year, while Bentley and Geissberger are serving as captains for the first time.
Five Washington College varsity student-athletes and one varsity team were honored with awards at the College's Leadership Awards Ceremony, presented by the Office of Student Engagement, Tuesday night.
Sophomore outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino has been named to the All-Centennial Conference second team for volleyball in a vote conducted by the conference’s 11 head coaches. This is the first time Marino has garnered all-conference honors.
The Washington College volleyball team won the final three sets after losing the first two sets to down host McDaniel, 3-2 (20-25, 21-25, 25-18, 25-22, 15-12) on Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Gill Center. It was the season finale for both the Shorewomen and the Green Terror.
Visiting 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.
The 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).
Visiting 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.
Host 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.
Sophomore 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.
In 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).
The 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.