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Volleyball gets much needed victory with sweep of Brescia

Junior Jennie Malone rears back to kill off an assist by Hannah Sipe (17) in the second set against RSC rival Brescia.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

October 24, 2020

After falling in four sets to Lindsey Wilson on Thursday, the IU Southeast Volleyball team owned a three-game losing streak coming into Saturday's matchup against River States Conference rival Brescia. Despite dropping five of their last six matches coming in, the Grenadiers had more confidence against...

Kenna Burman digs her way into Volleyball record books

Senior Libero Kenna Burman (Center) sets for Outside Hitter Delaney Nichols during a home match against Asbury on Sept. 25, 2020.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

October 23, 2020

While the IU Southeast Volleyball team extended its losing streak at the hands of Lindsey Wilson in four sets on Thursday, Oct. 22, a bright spot helped ease the pain of their third consecutive defeat. Senior Libero Kenna Burman finished the match with a season-high 31 digs, giving her a career total...

Volleyball rally hopes dashed by undefeated IU Kokomo

Freshman Brandy Eisenback waits for the signal to serve during the Grenadiers' volleyball match against IU Kokomo.

Erik Hackman and Brandon Miniard

October 20, 2020

After suffering a sweep at the paws of IU East on Saturday, Oct. 17, the IU Southeast Volleyball team returned to the Activities Building to welcome yet another undefeated squad in River States Conference rival IU Kokomo on Tuesday, Oct. 20. The Cougars, who have been an RSC juggernaut in the last h...

IUS Volleyball swept by undefeated IU East

Freshman Outside Hitter Hannah Miller goes for a kill against IU Kokomo. The Bloomington South High School product had seven kills in the Grenadiers' loss against the Red Wolves.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

October 18, 2020

The IU Southeast volleyball team had extra time to rest the week following a tough weekend road trip to Rio Grande (October 9, Lost 23-25,25-22,25-15,25-20) and West Virginia Tech (October 10, Won 25-20,25-23,22-25,21-25,15-10). Matches against Brescia and Ohio Christian were canceled, allowing the Grenadiers...

Grenadiers break out brooms in home opener

Senior Alexis Bassett prepares to serve during the IUS Volleyball team's season opener against Oakland City University.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

September 17, 2020

Having become a full member of the River States Conference on July 1, Oakland City entered the Activities Building on Thursday looking to get their first victory in the conference since 1975, back when the conference was the Kentucky Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (KIAC). The Oaks were part of t...

IUS volleyball defeats Brescia on senior day

IUS volleyball defeats Brescia on senior day

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

November 2, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against Brescia University on Tuesday, Nov. 1 for the team's senior day. This would be the last time that seniors Katie Fischer, Hannah Barker, and Mary Dye played in front of the home crowd for IU Southeast. This would also be the last conference game of the season...

IUS volleyball falls to Cincinnati Christian

Ashely Smith, staff reporter

October 31, 2016

The IUS women’s volleyball team went up against Cincinnati Christian University on Oct. 29. They were defeated 4 sets to 1, bringing their new record to 22-12. The first set the Grenadiers started off solid and ended with a four-point lead of 25-21. Until CCU caught up with the Grenadiers in the...

IUS falls to IU Kokomo

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 29, 2016

The IUS volleyball team participated in a double header on Saturday, Oct. 29th. The Grenadiers faced off against Indiana University Kokomo in the first game of the two. The Grenadiers fell short as they lost the match 0-3. This would be their second loss in a row and their third loss in the...

IUS volleyball downs Boyce

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 21, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Boyce College Bulldogs on Thursday, Oct. 20. The Grenadiers were able to take the match 3-0 and improve their record to 20-8 for the season. Senior and team captain Katie Fischer led the Grenadiers with 10 kills while freshman Lindsey Howell and...

IUS volleyball falls to Asbury

IUS volleyball falls to Asbury

Tyler Clerkin, staff reporter

October 19, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Asbury University Eagles on Tuesday, Oct. 18. The Grenadiers fell to the Eagles 2-3 making this their first conference loss of the season. The Grenadiers are now 19-8 for the season and 9-1 in conference play. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore Monica...

Victory Over Midway Brings IUS Volleyball Win Streak to 12

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Reporter

October 12, 2016

The IUS volleyball team faced off against the Midway University Eagles on Tuesday, Oct. 11. The Grenadiers took the match 3-0, bringing their win streak up to 12. The Grenadiers were led by sophomore Monica Loftus with six kills and freshman Lindsey Howell with five. Senior Hannah Barker led the...

IUS Volleyball defeats Spalding 3-1

Tyler Clerkin, staff repoter

September 30, 2016

The IUS Women's Volleyball team faced off against Spalding University on Thursday night. The Grenadiers would go on to take the match 3-1 to help improve their overall record to 9-6 for the season. The Grenadiers were led by Sophomore Monica Loftus’ 11 kills and Sophomore Hannah Jolly’s 10. As...