2018 EMU Men's Volleyball News

  • Royals Rally For Wins Over Messiah And Thiel
    March 17, 2018
    EMU’s volleyball men wrapped up their home schedule with a pair of wins on Saturday, concluding with a thrilling come-from-behind five-setter over Messiah College. The Royals are now 18-8 overall and 8-2 in the CVC.
  • Volleyball Men Fall To D-II Coker College
    March 08, 2018
    EMU’s volleyball men stepped out of the non-scholarship world Thursday night, playing a match at Coker College in Hartsville, S.C. The NCAA D-II Cobras kept the men off-balance all night with tough serving, taking a 3-1 decision from the Royals.
  • Ragland Sets Career Mark As Royals Split Tri-Match
    March 03, 2018
    The Eastern Mennonite men’s volleyball team split a tri-match hosted by Lasell College in Newton, Mass., on Saturday. The Royals had a tough five-set loss to MIT before rolling over Lasell. EMU moves to 16-7 after the non-conference split.
  • EMU Hits Well But Drops 3-1 Decision At Lancaster Bible
    March 02, 2018
    Coming off Wednesday’s gutsy win at No. 8 Southern Virginia, the No. 14 Eastern Mennonite volleyball men had a rare letdown Friday night, dropping a 3-1 decision at Lancaster Bible College.
  • Royals Earn Key CVC Road Win Over No. 8 Southern Virginia
    February 28, 2018
    In an epic CVC road clash, Eastern Mennonite gritted out a five-set victory at Southern Virginia Wednesday night. The Royals trailed two-sets-to-one, before recovering from the loss of sizeable leads in both the fourth and fifth sets to score the upset win in the battle of nationally ranked teams.
  • Volleyball Men Earn Two Sweeps In Home Tri-Match
    February 24, 2018
    Although they had different looks, EMU earned the same outcome in both contests of Saturday’s tri-match - a pair of sweeps. The Royals improve to 14-5 with the wins, including 6-2 in the Continental Volleyball Conference.
  • Marymount Powers Past Volleyball Men, 3-1
    February 17, 2018
    Playing their third match in the span of 20 hours, EMU’s volleyball men looked a step off, dropping a 3-1 decision to CVC rival Marymount University.
  • Royals Impress In Split With Ranked Opponents
    February 16, 2018
    Months from now, when the Royals look back on 2018, they may just say that Friday was a turning point in their season. EMU’s volleyball men locked up with two nationally ranked teams in Yoder Arena, taking a convincing 3-1 win over CVC rival No. 10 Juniata before an impressive 3-2 loss to No. 4 UC Santa Cruz.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Tim Callahan
    February 15, 2018
    Noted for his persistence and work ethic, Tim Callahan's hard work is paying off with the EMU men's volleyball team.
  • Taylor Named CVC Player Of The Week
    February 12, 2018
    EMU setter Christian Taylor has been named the Continental Volleyball Conference Player of the Week. Taylor helped the Royals roll off six wins last week including three conference victories.
  • Men Win Two More To Run Streak To Six Straight
    February 11, 2018
    A long weekend came to a close Sunday, as EMU’s volleyball men ran their winning streak to six straight with a pair of victories at the Knight Classic, hosted by Arcadia University in Glenside, Pa. The Royals won five matches, including two conference contests, on their trip to Pennsylvania.
  • Royals Take Sweeps Over Cairn And Mount Ida
    February 10, 2018
    EMU’s volleyball men picked up another pair of wins on Saturday, including their league-best fourth CVC victory, sweeping past Cairn and Mount Ida. The Royals have won four straight matches, each by a 3-0 sweep.
  • Volleyball Men Pick Up Another CVC Win
    February 09, 2018
    The Royals started out a weekend trip to Pennsylvania with a 3-0 CVC sweep of newcomer Neumann University. Eastern Mennonite improves to 7-3 overall and 3-1 in the conference.
  • Royals Sweep Southern Virginia In CVC Action
    February 07, 2018
    EMU’s volleyball men took care of business Wednesday night, sweeping past Southern Virginia University in CVC action in Harrisonburg. The Royals improve to 6-3 overall and 2-1 in the Continental Volleyball Conference.
  • Juniata Takes CVC Championship Rematch
    February 03, 2018
    Saturday’s much-anticipated rematch of the 2017 CVC Championship did not live up to its billing, as EMU’s volleyball men suffered a 3-0 loss at No. 9 Juniata College on Saturday.
  • EMU Starts Conference Schedule With 3-0 Win
    February 02, 2018
    The Royals opened a promising CVC season on the right foot, hitting past Thiel in a 3-0 sweep Friday in Greenville, Pa. Now 5-2 on the season, the volleyball men stay in Pennsylvania to take on Juniata College Saturday afternoon at 4:00pm.
  • EMU Serves Past Arcadia For Non-Conference Sweep
    January 27, 2018
    Great serving snowballed into a sweep on Saturday, as EMU’s volleyball men took a 3-0 win from visiting Arcadia University. The Royals improved to 4-2 with the non-conference victory.
  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Dan Lutz
    January 25, 2018
    When consistency and hard work meets high volleyball IQ, there is little that a player can’t accomplish. Dan Lutz has proven early on this season that this trifecta not only allows for individual success but also adds another layer of depth to an already skilled team.
  • Lutz Named First CVC Player Of The Week
    January 22, 2018
    The Continental Volleyball Conference has named EMU's Dan Lutz as the Player of the Week for the league's first weekly award of the 2018 season.
  • Volleyball Men Settle For Split At SUNY Poly Invite
    January 19, 2018
    Coming off Wednesday’s exciting upset of No. 3 SUNY New Paltz, the EMU volleyball men made the long road trip to Marcy, N.Y., for the two-day SUNY Poly Invitational. The Royals never hit high gear during the weekend, but had enough to earn a pair of splits.
  • Royals Start Season With Sweep Of No. 3 SUNY New Paltz
    January 17, 2018
    EMU’s volleyball men set the tone for their 2018 season early, scoring the first six points against last year’s national runner-up, SUNY New Paltz. The Royals will now look to carry the momentum through the upcoming campaign, as they took an impressive 3-0 sweep from the Hawks Wednesday night in Harrisonburg.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Royals Mix New And Old In 2018
    January 10, 2018
    The 2018 men's volleyball season holds plenty of potential for Eastern Mennonite University, as the Royals return a huge core of key players and welcome a new coaching staff to lead the way.
  • Royals Picked Third In CVC West Preseason Poll
    January 08, 2018
    EMU's volleyball men have been picked to finish third in the loaded West Division of the Continental Volleyball Conference. The Royals were voted behind Juniata, last year's CVC Tournament champion, and Marymount, who won the 2017 regular season crown.
  • Volleyball Men Set To Open On Jan. 17
    January 03, 2018
    After a successful 22-11 season in 2017, the Eastern Mennonite men’s volleyball team returns most of their roster for a notably tougher schedule in 2018.