ATLANTA, Ga. - Five ASUN Conference Volleyball players were named to the 2019 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) All-Region teams on Tuesday. The 2019 ASUN Champion Kennesaw State Owls were well represented, as ASUN Setter of the Year, Lexi Broadwater and teammate Lauren Chastang earned spots on the South Region Team while Quin Sutphin earned All-Region Honorable Mention accolades. FGCU's Dana Axner earned a spot on the Southeast Region Team, while teammate Cortney VanLiew was tabbed Honorable Mention.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) -- Liberty (21-11) continues its postseason run, competing at Georgia Tech (23-8) on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at O'Keefe Gymnasium. The Lady Flames downed La Salle (3-2) on Saturday before defeating High Point (3-1) on Sunday, with both matches in the Vines Center. Georgia Tech hosted first and second-round matches for the second year in a row, defeating Alabama A&M and Troy.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) -- Liberty redshirt junior outside hitter Amelia Johnson has been named to the 2019 CoSIDA Academic All-America Volleyball Team®, as announced today by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Johnson was voted to the third team.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) - Liberty bounced back from a set-one loss, reeling off three straight set wins to down High Point 3-1 (22-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-20) in the second round of the NIVC, Sunday at the Vines Center.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) - The Liberty volleyball team picked up its first-ever postseason victory, edging the visiting La Salle Explorers in five sets (25-21, 26-24, 21-25, 23-25, 21-19), Saturday at the Vines Center.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (ksuowls.com) – The Kennesaw State volleyball team left it all on the floor during Thursday night's NCAA Tournament opener, matching No. 19 Western Kentucky step-for-step, but the Owls could not pull off the upset falling in straight sets, 25-23, 25-20, 25-23, in front of a record crowd at E.A. Diddle Arena.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) - The Liberty volleyball team (19-11, 11-5 ASUN) will make its first postseason appearance since 2012, competing in the 2019 NIVC. The Lady Flames open up NIVC play on Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Vines Center against La Salle (15-13, 8-6 A-10). The winner will face the winner of High Point (20-12, 12-2 Big South) and Morehead State (23-9, 12-4 OVC), Sunday at 3 p.m.
ATLANTA, Ga. - Kennesaw State, the 2019 ASUN Conference Volleyball Champions, begins its journey in the NCAA Tournament on Thursday, Dec. 5, with a matchup at No. 19 Western Kentucky. The match is scheduled for an 8 PM ET start that will be streamed on Facebook Live.
LYNCHBURG, Va. (liberty.edu/flames) - The Liberty volleyball team will be making its first postseason appearance since 2012, as the Lady Flames have been selected to compete in the 2019 National Invitational Volleyball Championship (NIVC). Liberty will host first and second-round matches on Saturday and Sunday at the Vines Center. The Lady Flames will take on La Salle (15-13) at 7 p.m. on Saturday. The winner of that match will take on the winner of High Point (20-12) and Morehead State (23-9) on Sunday at 3 p.m.
KENNESAW, Ga. (ksuowls.com) - The Kennesaw State volleyball team is head to Bowling Green Kentucky to square off with No. 15 seed Western Kentucky in the first round of the 2019 NCAA Volleyball Tournament.
|School||ASUN||Overall||Last Game||Next Game||Schedule|
|#1 FGCU *||14-2||27-5||L, 3-2 vs. No. 2 Kennesaw State||No Event||FGCU Schedule|
|#2 Kennesaw State * #||13-3||22-9||L, 3-0 at No. 19 Western Kentucky||No Event||Kennesaw State Schedule|
|#3 Liberty *||11-5||21-12||L, 3-0 at Georgia Tech||No Event||Liberty Schedule|
|#4 Lipscomb *||11-5||16-13||L, 3-1 at No. 1 FGCU||No Event||Lipscomb Schedule|
|#5 Stetson *||9-7||12-15||L, 3-1 vs. No. 4 Lipscomb||No Event||Stetson Schedule|
|#6 North Florida *||7-9||15-18||L, 3-1 vs. No. 3 Liberty||No Event||North Florida Schedule|
|Jacksonville||5-11||10-21||L, 3-1 vs. Lipscomb||No Event||Jacksonville Schedule|
|North Alabama||2-14||4-25||L, 3-2 vs. North Florida||No Event||North Alabama Schedule|
|NJIT||0-16||1-31||L, 3-0 vs. Stetson||No Event||NJIT Schedule|
* - Clinched a spot in ASUN Championship
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FORT MYERS, Fla. - The No. 2 Kennesaw State Owls captured their second ASUN Conference Volleyball Championship title with a 3-2 victory over No. 1 FGCU Saturday night at Alico Arena in Fort Myers, Fla.