SMITHFIELD, R.I. Bryant University head volleyball coach Theresa Garlacy is pleased to announce the 2010 Bulldog fall schedule, featuring 35 games against 12 different conferences as the Bulldogs enter their third season of NCAA Division I competition.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Head coach Theresa Garlacy is pleased to announce the addition of Stephanie Gove (Millis, Mass.) to the seven incoming student-athletes signed to join the Bryant University volleyball team in 2010, moving the Class of 2014 to eight.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- Former Bryant University volleyball standout Sarah Smith ('03) was named one of the AVCA's Thirty Under 30, a recognition given out to honor the 30 top up-and-coming coaches across all levels of the volleyball world under 30 years old.
The Bryant University womens volleyball team was presented with the Shawn M. Nassaney Award as Program of the Year for 2008-09 during halftime of a recent womens basketball team in February. The award, given to one team at the conclusion of each academic year, recognizes outstanding achievement in the classroom, on the court and in the community.
Former Bryant University womens volleyball standout Elysce Tackmann, currently the head womens volleyball coach at Anna Maria College, will be attending a tryout for the U.S. National Womens Volleyball Team held February 19th -21st at the U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. The Bryant University Athletics Hall of Fame Committee is pleased to announce three new additions to the schools Athletics Hall of Fame for 2010. Former volleyball setter Britta Beckman 04 (Omaha, Neb.), baseball pitcher Mike Florest 04 (Franklin, Mass.) and womens soccer forward Allison Kelly 04 (Trumbull, Conn.) round out this years Hall of Fame class, bringing the total number elected into the Hall to 84 members. The three will be officially inducted during the summer of 2011 in conjunction with the Black & Gold Golf Tournament, as the Hall of Fame Dinner will move to a biennial rotation.
SOMERSET, NJ A total of 55 Bryant University student-athletes have been named to the Northeast Conference Fall Academic Honor Roll, including seven student-athletes earning Fall Commissioners Honor Roll distinction announced this week by the conference office.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. After leading the Division I Independent ranks in blocks and finishing second in kills during the 2009 season, Bryant University sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.) was named the 2009 NCAA Division I All-Independent Player of the Year, as announced Tuesday afternoon.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. After leading the Northeast Conference in blocks throughout the 2009 season, Bryant University sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.) became the first Bulldog volleyball player to garner conference postseason honors, being named to the All-NEC Second Team as announced by league officials Friday night.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Head coach Theresa Garlacy is pleased to announce the addition of seven student-athletes to the 2010 Bryant University volleyball team. Five incoming recruits were signed to National Letters of Intent with two more signing on to join the Class of 2014. The group of seven incoming freshmen include players hailing from five different states and will fill holes across all positions for the 2010 Bulldogs.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. The Bryant University volleyball team put up a solid effort in its 2009 season finale, but the Blackbirds were too much for the Bulldog side, as Bryant fell to Long Island, 3-0, Sunday afternoon in Brooklyn, N.Y.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- After posting 61 assists, 27 digs and 11 kills in two matches, Bryant University volleyball setter Jadith Lorenzo (Lawrence, Mass.) was named the NCAA Division I All-Independent Player of the Week.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. In a contest that couldnt have been more evenly matched, the Bryant University volleyball team took Fairleigh Dickinson to five sets after going down 1-0 early, forcing extra points in the final frame before eventually falling, 3-2, at home on Senior Day Sunday afternoon.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Sophomore Jazmin Stoner (Durango, Colo.) put up 11 kills to lead the Bulldogs Saturday against Sacred Heart, but the Bryant University volleyball team would be overmatched by the powerful Pioneers, falling, 3-0, Saturday afternoon at the Chace Athletic Center.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. A trio of double-doubles and a 19-kill performance from sophomore Jazmin Stoner (Durango, Colo.) were just what the Bryant University volleyball team needed to upend one of the Northeast Conferences toughest opponents in Robert Morris, as the Bulldogs evened the score against the Colonials with a 3-1 win Sunday afternoon in one of the biggest upsets of the season.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Sophomore middle hitter Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.) tallied 17 kills while junior Adrienne Boss (Dracut, Mass.) and freshman Macy Mitravich (Waimanalo, Hawaii) each added 10 kills but it was not enough as visiting Saint Francis (PA) pulled out a thrilling 3-2 win over the Bulldogs in Northeast Conference womens volleyball action Saturday .
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Despite a match-high 11 kills from sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.), the Bryant University volleyball team fell to Sacred Heart, 3-1, Sunday afternoon at the Pitt Center in Fairfield, Conn.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. After falling to Bryant University, 3-2, in mid-September, the Fairleigh Dickinson volleyball team avenged its early-season loss Saturday afternoon, dropping the Bulldogs, 3-2, at home at the Rothman Center.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Behind a stellar day from sophomores Jazmin Stoner (Durango, Colo.) and Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.), the Bryant University volleyball team earned a sweep in Sundays home doubleheader, beating St. Francis (NY), 3-1, before sweeping Quinnipiac, 3-0, at the Chace Athletic Center.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Freshman Emily Kaup (Chandler, Ariz.) collected 12 blocks while sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.) knocked down 20 kills to lead the Bryant University volleyball team to a Saturday doubleheader split, dropping a 3-0 decision to Long Island University before taking a thrilling 3-0 win over Quinnipiac in the nightcap.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- The Bryant University volleyball team returns to the Chace Athletic Center for four conference matchups this weekend, hosting Long Island (4 p.m.) and Quinnipiac (7 p.m.) Saturday before welcoming St. Francis (NY) (1 p.m.) and Quinnipiac (4 p.m.) on Sunday.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. Led by a match-best 12 kills from sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.), the Bryant University volleyball team snapped a four-match losing streak with a 3-0 win over Saint Francis (PA) Sunday afternoon at DeGol Arena.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. The Bryant University volleyball team couldnt shake their fourth-straight loss Saturday afternoon, falling to Northeast Conference opponent Robert Morris, 3-0, despite a match-best 11 kills from sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.).
SMITHFIELD, R.I. -- The Bryant University volleyball team will travel to western Pennsylvania this weekend for a pair of Northeast Conference matchups. The Bulldogs will take on Robert Morris on Saturday (3 p.m.) before facing off against Saint Francis (PA) Sunday afternoon (1 p.m.).
SMITHFIELD, R.I. - Sophomore Maria Scocca (Melrose, Mass.) collected a match-high 13 kills to pace the Bulldogs, but it wouldn't be enough to get the win, as the Bryant University volleyball team fell, 3-0, to intrastate rival Providence College Tuesday night on the road.
SMITHFIELD, R.I. - A frenetic pace and an abundance of errors plagued the Bulldogs in their Northeast Conference opener Friday night, as the Bryant University volleyball team fell to Central Connecticut State University, 3-0, at the Chace Athletic Center.