2019 Volleyball News

  • Simine Garners CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors Following Historic Season
    November 15, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - November 15, 2019 - Senior Sasha Simine (Kitchener, Ont.) of the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team was honored for her success both on the court and in the classroom, as the middle blocker earned Academic All-District honors, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), and announced by the organization on Thursday evening.
  • Thirty-Three Mount Holyoke College Fall Student-Athletes Earn NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Recognition
    November 07, 2019
    Boston, Mass. - November 7, 2019 - Thirty-three Mount Holyoke College fall student-athletes were recognized for their dedication to both athletics and academics by the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) office, earning Academic All-Conference honors following the 2019 season.
  • Simine's Record-Breaking Day Helps Volleyball Finish Season With Three-Set Sweep Over Sage
    November 02, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - November 2, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team split a pair of matches to finish off the 2019 campaign at Howard Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon, as the Lyons fell to nationally-ranked Babson College before sweeping The Colleges at Sage in three sets.
  • Volleyball Downs Fitchburg State, 3-0, on Senior Night
    October 31, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 31, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team cruised to a three-set win over visiting Fitchburg State University in non-conference play at Howard Gymnasium on Thursday evening. Prior to the match, the Lyons honored the two members of its senior class for their committment to the program over the past four seasons.
  • Volleyball Falls to Smith in Three Sets
    October 29, 2019
    Northampton, Mass. - October 29, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell to Smith College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday night in Ainsworth Gymnasium. The Lyons fell by the set scores of 26-24, 25-19, 25-18.
  • Volleyball Falls to Framingham State in Three Sets
    October 25, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 25, 2019 - Despite a career-best 24 assists from first-year setter Alexandra Keough (Endicott, N.Y.), the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell to visiting Framingham State, 3-0, in Howard Gymnasium on Friday evening.
  • Clarks Grinds Out Four-Set Victory Over Volleyball in NEWMAC Play
    October 22, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 22, 2019 - First-year Marianne Simon (Miami, Fla.) produced a career-best 17 kills, junior Brayden Walden (McKinney, Texas) handed out a career-best 43 assists and junior Chelsea Galicia (San Luis Obispo, Calif.) posted a career-best 21 digs but the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell to visiting Clark, 3-1, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday evening in Howard Gymnasium.
  • Elms Sweeps Volleyball in Non-Conference Play
    October 17, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 17, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team was swept in three sets by visiting Elms College on Thursday evening in Howard Gymnasium, as the Lyons fall to 5-16 overall, while the Blazers improve to 12-8 on the year.
  • Volleyball Drops NEWMAC Decision to Springfield in Three Sets
    October 15, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 15, 2019 - Despite 12 kills and six digs from Sarah Bishop (Rutland, Mass.), the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell to visiting Springfield College, 3-0, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday evening in Howard Gymnasium.
  • Volleyball Falls to Western New England in Five-Set Thriller
    October 11, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - October 11, 2019 - Despite dropping the first two sets of the match, the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team rallied to win the third set and the fourth, but the Lyons eventually fell to Western New England, 3-2, in a five-set thriller in Howard Gymnasium on Friday evening.
  • Women's Volleyball Cruises to Three-Set Sweep of Dean
    October 09, 2019
    Franklin, Mass. - October 9, 2019 - Behind 10 kills and six digs from senior Sasha Simine (Kitchener, Ont.), the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team cruised to a three-set sweep of Dean College on Wednesday evening at Pieri Gymnasium. The Lyons won by the set scores of 25-19, 25-13, 25-9.
  • Bishop and Simon Lead Volleyball Past Husson; Lyons Fall to MIT in NEWMAC Play
    October 05, 2019
    Cambridge, Mass. - October 5, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team split a pair of matches on Saturday afternoon, as the Lyons fell to MIT in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play before defeating Husson in straight sets. 
  • Volleyball Suffers Three-Set Sweep at WPI in NEWMAC Play
    October 01, 2019
    Worcester, Mass. - October 1, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision at WPI in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play at Harrington Auditorium on Tuesday evening. With the loss, the Lyons are now 3-12 on the year with an 0-5 mark in league play, while the Engineers improve to 8-6 overall with a 3-2 mark in the NEWMAC.
  • Volleyball Falls to Emerson, 3-0, in NEWMAC Play
    September 28, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - September 28, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell in straight sets to Emerson College in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play at Howard Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon.
  • Volleyball Cruises to Three-Set Sweep of Anna Maria
    September 26, 2019
    Paxton, Mass. - September 26, 2019 - Behind seven kills apiece from senior Sasha Simine (Kitchener, Ont.) and sophomore Sarah Bishop (Rutland, Mass.), the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team picked up a three-set sweep of Anna Maria in the Fuller Center on Thursday evening.
  • Coast Guard Grinds Out 3-0 Victory Over Volleyball
    September 24, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - September 24, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team showed tremendous effort, but fell short of Coast Guard, 3-0, in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play in Howard Gymnasium on Tuesday evening.
  • Volleyball Falls to Wellesley in Conference Play
    September 21, 2019
    Wellesley, Mass. - September 21, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team opened up New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play at Wellesley on Saturday afternoon, as the Lyons shouldered a three-set sweep at the Dorothy Towne Fieldhouse.
  • Volleyball Drops 3-0 Decision to Wheaton in NEWMAC Opener
    September 17, 2019
    Norton, Mass. - September 17, 2019 - Opening up New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) play on Tuesday evening, the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell to host Wheaton College, 3-0, at Emerson Gymnasium.
  • Volleyball Falls to Plymouth State and Norwich in Tri-Match
    September 14, 2019
    Plymouth, N.H. - September 14, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team dropped a pair of decisions to Plymouth State and Norwich University at Foley Gymnasium on the campus of Plymouth State on Saturday afternoon.
  • Westfield State Sweeps Volleyball, 3-0, in Non-Conference Play
    September 12, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - September 12, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team fell to Westfield State, 3-0, in non-conference play at Howard Gymnasium on Thursday evening. With the loss, the Lyons fall to 2-5 overall, while the Owls improve to 3-5 on the year.
  • Volleyball Sweeps Mass. Maritime in Non-Conference Showdown
    September 10, 2019
    Buzzards Bay, Mass. - September 10, 2019 - Traveling to the Massachusetts Maritime Academy on Tuesday evening, the Mount Holyoke College volleyball team defeated the Buccaneers, 3-0, and earned their second win of the season in the Clean Harbors Center.
  • Volleyball Wins Home Opener Versus Saint Joseph; Falls to SUNY Cobleskill in Five-Set Thriller
    September 07, 2019
    South Hadley, Mass. - September 7, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team picked up its first win of the 2019 season on Saturday afternoon in Howard Gymnasium, as the Lyons defeated the University of Saint Joseph Blue Jays in the first of two matches, but fell to SUNY Cobleskill in a five-set battle.
  • Volleyball Suffers 3-0 Setback at MCLA in Non-Conference Play
    September 03, 2019
    North Adams, Mass. - September 3, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team suffered a 3-0 setback at MCLA in non-conference action on Tuesday evening at the Amsler Campus Center Gym.
  • Volleyball Drops Two in Tri-Match With Becker and Bridgewater State
    August 31, 2019
    Leicester, Mass. - August 31, 2019 - The Mount Holyoke College volleyball team dropped a pair of contests to Becker and Bridgewater State in a tri-match, hosted at Becker College's Leicester Gymnasium on Saturday.