Category: Volleyball

Emory volleyball captures UAA championship, falters in second round of NCAA Tournament

Dancing to DJ Khaled’s “All I Do is Win” has been the Emory University volleyball team’s unofficial superstition this season. Before every game, the players danced to the song and partook in other pregame rituals to get the juices flowing and build team camaraderie.  Coincidentally, for the tenth time in program history, all the No. [...]

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Volleyball’s NCAA championship run comes to a close in regionals against top-ranked Berry College

Emory University hosted one of the 2021 NCAA Division III Women’s Volleyball regionals from Nov. 11-13 at the Woodruff Physical Education Center. While Emory’s volleyball team was able to play at home and advance to their 11th straight regionals, the Eagles fell short to the No. 12 Berry College (Ga.). On their way to regionals, [...]

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Volleyball celebrates seniors at Emory National Invite

Over the weekend of Oct. 29, Emory University volleyball faced off against Hendrix College (Ark.), Birmingham-Southern College (Ala.) and Berry College (Ga.) in the Emory National Invite at the Woodruff Physical Education Center. The team finished the weekend 2-1 and improved to 21-4 overall.  The Eagles’ senior day fell on Oct. 29, when they played [...]

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SoCal trip opens volleyball’s road competition

This past weekend, Emory’s volleyball team traveled to the west coast and competed at the East-West Battle tournament in Thousand Oaks, California. After three matches of fierce competition, the Eagles came out of the tournament with a 1-2 record.  On Sept. 10, the No. 2 Eagles battled Trinity University (Texas), the first-ranked team in the [...]

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Volleyball serves up a Classic

From Sept. 3 to 4, Emory University’s volleyball team went undefeated in the first tournament of the season. While an impressive feat, winning is the norm for the Emory women’s volleyball team. The volleyball’s winning culture being on full display is no surprise to Head Coach Jenny McDowell. While winning the first tournament sets the [...]

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