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Grenadiers sweep Eagles on Senior Night

From left to right,IU Southeast Volleyball seniors Alexis Bassett, Kenna Burman, and Hannah Sipe pose with commemorative plaques during senior night festivities prior to the Grenadiers' home match against Asbury University.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

September 26, 2020

With the successful completion of the IU Southeast Volleyball team’s home opener against Oakland City on Sept. 17, the IUS Athletic Department updated their spectator policies, allowing athletes from both teams to bring two family-members (preferably parents or legal guardians) to enter the Activit...

IUS Volleyball set to open unique 2020 season

Members of the Grenadier Volleyball team celebrating moments after defeating RSC rival IU Kokomo in their home finale on Nov. 2, 2019. Photo provided by the Unofficial IUS Women's Volleyball Facebook page.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

Half of a year has passed since IU Southeast fielded an athletic team amid the onslaught of the COVID-19 pandemic. It’s been even longer since Grenadier volleyball competed in a match, having last been defeated in five sets by West Virginia Tech in the opening round of last year’s River States C...

Quarantine Self-Improvements

A closer look at the new IUS Athletics logo, part of the renovation to the Activities Building's basketball court.

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

September 16, 2020

On March 16, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced its decision to cancel all spring sports for the 2020 season amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. While the cancellations brought an unexpected and disappointing end to the baseball, softball, and tennis seasons at IU Southe...

IUS volleyball team in quarantine after possible COVID-19 exposure

File photo of IU Southeast Activities Building

Brandon Miniard, Sports Editor

August 29, 2020

The IU Southeast volleyball team is self-quarantining after a possible COVID-19 exposure, according to IUS Director of Athletics Joe Glover. “I can confirm that the volleyball team at IU Southeast is on a two-week break from team activity out of an abundance of caution because an individual ass...

IUS falls to Lindsey Wilson

IUS falls to Lindsey Wilson

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016

On Thursday September 8, the IUS women’s volleyball team lost last night to No. 2 ranked Lindsey Wilson 3 sets to 0. This puts IU Southeast’s season record at 4-6. After struggling in the first set with a score of 14-25 the lady Grenadier's came back stronger in the second set with a score of ...

Women’s volleyball team falls to Campbellsville

Women's volleyball team falls to Campbellsville

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer

August 31, 2016

The IUS women's volleyball team faced against the Campbellsville University Tigers for their home opener on August 30. However, they ultimately fell short, losing 3 sets to 0. The loss puts their season record at 2-3. The Grenadiers were led by Monica Loftus’s 8 kills while senior Mary Dye and...

IUS athletes take on new challenges

Mary Dye, IUS Basketball

Somolia Pumphery

March 21, 2016

Playing college sports usually means student athletes play four years of one sport before graduation. Here at IU Southeast, things can be a little different. The next two semesters will have senior forward for the IUS men’s basketball team Jordan Thompson and senior forward for the IUS women’s...

Grenadiers struggle in regular season finale

Maddie Jacobi, freshman defensive specialist, goes up for a block against a Cincinnati Christian player in the Grenadiers regular season game on Thursday, Nov. 5.  Jacobi tied for a team-high 11 kills in the loss.

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2015

In the final game of the regular season, the IUS volleyball team fell to Cincinnati Christian University (25-19, 22-25, 23-25, 21-25) on Thursday, Nov. 5 as they finish the regular season with a 17-16 record. The Grenadiers were without Hannah Joly, freshman outside hitter, who was out with a concussio...

Grenadiers lose in five sets to Oakland City

Maddie Jacobi, freshman defensive specialist, prepares to serve the ball against Oakland City on Tuesday, Oct. 20. The Grenadiers lost the match in five sets for their second consecutive loss.

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 21, 2015

The IUS volleyball team fell to Oakland City University on Tuesday, Oct. 20 in five sets (21-25, 25-15, 20-25, 27-25, 11-15). The loss is the second straight five set loss for the Grenadiers. “We didn’t do a good enough job sticking with our game plan,” head coach Eric Brian said. “When we...

Grenadiers’ comeback comes up short, snap seven game win streak

Katie Fischer, junior middle blocker, and Monica Loftus, freshman right side hitter, go up for a block in the third set against Asbury on Thursday, Oct. 15. The Grenadiers had eight blocks in the match.

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 16, 2015

The IUS women’s volleyball team lost on Thursday, Oct. 15 against KIAC rival, Asbury University, in a very intense five set match (15-25, 22-25, 28-26, 25-22, 11-15). The loss snapped the Grenadiers’ seven game winning streak. The match started out rough for the Grenadiers. They only scored 15 poin...

Grenadiers stay red hot, increase winning streak to seven games

The IUS volleyball team huddles up after a set in their match against Midway University on Tuesday, Oct. 13. The Grenadiers won the match and continued their win streak to seven games.

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2015

The IUS volleyball team beat Midway University in straight sets (25-16, 25-22, 25-11) on Tuesday, Oct. 13 to continue their winning streak to seven games. The Grenadiers improve their overall record to 14-7 and are 8-2 in conference play. “We did a good job coming in with a game plan of what ...

Grenadiers beat Carlow University in straight sets, continue winning streak

The Grenadiers huddle up after a point in their match against Carlow University on Friday, Oct. 9. With the win, the Grenadiers win their sixth straight game.

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2015

The IU Southeast volleyball defeated the Carlow University Celtics Friday, Oct. 9 in straight sets (25-13, 25-12, 25-15) as they won their sixth straight game. “I was very pleased with how everyone played tonight,” head coach Eric Brian said. The game lead off with a pair of aces from Hannah J...