2017 EMU Women's Volleyball News

  • Royals Athlete Of The Week: Jasmine Johnson
    September 21, 2017
    Senior Jasmine Johnson made her mark in the record books this week.
  • Royals Stung By Preseason Favorites
    September 21, 2017
    EMU’s volleyball women have had a tough slate of opponents to open the 2017 season. Thursday night in Harrisonburg it was ODAC preseason favorite Randolph-Macon. The Royals played well at times, pushing R-MC in the second set especially, before eventually dropping a 3-0 decision.
  • Big Comeback Stopped Just Short In Five-Set Loss At Roanoke
    September 16, 2017
    A dramatic comeback came up just short on Saturday when EMU’s volleyball women dropped a 3-2 decision at Roanoke College. After dropping the first two sets, the Royals nearly upset a team picked No. 6 in the ODAC Preseason Poll, even leading early in the fifth set. EMU slips to 1-2 in the conference.
  • Royals Cruise To First ODAC Win Of Season
    September 15, 2017
    Eastern Mennonite picked up their first ODAC win of the season in convincing form, sweeping Hollins on the road Friday night. The Royals grabbed control late in the first set and never let it go in improving to 3-8 overall and 1-1 in ODAC play.
  • Generals Roll By EMU Volleyball Women
    September 12, 2017
    EMU drew a tall straw in their ODAC opener Tuesday night, playing a road match at powerful Washington and Lee. The Generals were as commanding as advertised, sweeping to a 3-0 decision in women’s volleyball action.
  • Volleyball Women Run Into Stiff Competition In Ohio
    September 09, 2017
    EMU’s volleyball women ran into a pair of powerhouse programs on the final day of the Marcia French Invitational, dropping both matches to finish up their play in northeast Ohio.
  • Royals Serve Well In Day One Of Invite
    September 08, 2017
    The EMU women’s volleyball team travelled to Ohio for the first time in a number of years on Friday, playing at the 19th Annual Marcia French Memorial Invitational. The Royals could not pick up a victory on day one of the invite, however, and will look for a “W” on Saturday at the event.
  • Southern Virginia Tames Royals In Buena Vista
    September 05, 2017
    EMU’s volleyball women struggled to get their attack in gear Tuesday night at Southern Virginia, resulting in a 3-0 loss to the Knights.
  • EMU Earns Impressive Win And Breaks Record
    September 02, 2017
    After two quality losses on Friday, the Royals stepped up their defense and serving to earn a pair of wins at day two of the EMU Invitational. After an impressive win over a good Methodist team to the start the day, EMU rolled over Mary Baldwin to even their season record at 2-2.
  • Tough Opponents Hand Volleyball Women Losses
    September 01, 2017
    EMU’s volleyball women had a tall task to open the 2017 season, taking on Catholic and Salem on day one of the EMU Invitational. The Royals dropped both contests to the talented opponents, and will look for their first win on Saturday when the invite wraps up.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Senior Leadership Paves The Way For Young Talent
    August 28, 2017
    The Eastern Mennonite University women’s volleyball team enters the 2017 season coming off a 10-win finish last fall, which tied for most wins since 2009. In her third season as head coach, Carrie Bert is looking to take the momentum from preseason into a successful 2017 campaign.
  • Volleyball Women Ready To Move Up From Preseason Pick
    August 14, 2017
    EMU's volleyball women return a lot of experience from last year's team, which should help them move up from where they were picked in the 2017 ODAC Preseason Poll.
  • EMU Volleyball Women To Play 13 Matches At Home
    July 07, 2017
    Women's volleyball coach Carrie Bert has announced her team's 27-match schedule for the 2017 season. The Royals continue their long-standing tradition of opening the year by hosting the EMU Invitational on Sept. 1 and 2.