Four MVSA Teams Won Bids to USAV Junior Nationals
Congratulations to Fierce, Riot and Airbenders for earning a bid to Jr Nationals at the NEQ tournament held in Philadelphia.
On April 10, 2017, MVSA Riot won a bid at the Northeast Qualifier in Philadelphia to play at the 2017 USAV Girl’s Junior National Championships in the American Division. 100 teams were entered in the American Division and Riot went undefeated.
MVSA Airbenders qualify for USAV Nationals in Minneapolis
Congratulations Airbenders for earning a bid to Jr Nationals this past weekend at the CHRVA Regional tournament.
MVSA Vortex Earns Bid to USAV Nationals
(12s Regional Champions)
MVSA Vortex won 5 consecutive matches to win the Chesapeake Region championship at U12. They earned a bid to compete in the USAV Jrs Nationals. Vortex had an amazing day with an overall record of 10-1. The toughest match of the day was the finals against a strong Brandywine team. Vortex lost the first set 23-25 before winning the next two games 25-14, 15-9. Standing in the back row (left to right) are: Lauren Pickett, Daniella Suarez, Frances Torres-Esperanza, Kimberly Matos, Kristen Jennings, and Yemi Oladotun. Kneeling in the front row (left to right) are: Gabrielle Allen, Arya Thambi, Natalia PeBenito, and Celine Wu. Congratulations Vortex!
MVSA Dynamite - 14s Club Regional Champions
(1st Place Gold Division)
MVSA Dynamite started the day as the #8 seed in the tournament. They played strong in the 1st match defeating NVVA Select 1 (27-25, 25-9). Match 2 was a bit of a challenge as the #1 seed, WLVBC 14 Nguyen, defeated Dynamite in 3 sets (25-16, 24-26, 12-15). In match 3 Dynamite bounced back and defeated Metro 14 Central (25-15, 25-21) to secure a spot in the Gold playoffs. In the semifinals, Dynamite defeated the #2 seed in the tournament, Hub City Thunder, in straight sets (25-9, 25-19). In Finals play, Dynamite was again to play WLVBC 14 Nguyen. With new found energy, focus, and determination Dynamite played their best match of the day, defeating WLVBC 14 Nguyen in straight sets (25-22, 25-21). Congratulations Dynamite!
MVSA 13S Wahoo! wins the Monument City Classic
Richmond - For the second straight year, Wahoo! swept the competition of 28 teams of 13s from up and down the mid-Atlantic to capture the championship. The weekend was also highlighted by Wahoo! teammates Samantha Bolze and Brooke Smith having the honor of beeeautifully singing the National Anthem in front of thousands attending the final day of tournament.
Autumn Jenkins Named CAA Offensive Player of the Week
Delaware –Jenkins had a solid overall weekend for the Blue Hens in a 1-1 showing, leading her team with 36 kills over two matches.
Katie Stouffer Named CAC Volleyball Player of the Year
York, Pa. –YORK, Pa. - Salisbury senior outside hitter Katie Stouffer became a four-time All-CAC first team selection and was named Player of the Year, while Mary Washington head coach Matt Troy and freshman Savannah Powers also claimed major awards to highlight the 2016 All-CAC Volleyball Team.
Annika Swartz earns first team All MAC
ANNVILLE, Pa. –Six members of the Stevenson University women's volleyball team were named to the MAC Commonwealth women's volleyball All-Conference team announced Wednesday morning. The six selections were led by junior libero Deanna Bradbury and junior outside hitter Annika Schwartz, who each earned First Team accolades.
Hanson earns first collegiate CAC Women's Volleyball Player of the Week
YORK, Pa. – After a 3-0 week on the court, the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team earned an individual recognition on Monday afternoon, as sophomore Caroline Hanson was named Capital Athletic Conference Women's Volleyball Co-Player of the Week.
Alena Villanueva earns Player of the Week honors
Alena Villanueva, Magruder, Sr.
The four-year starter set a school record for career assists (1,439) while notching 34 along with seven aces in Tuesday’s four-set win over Gaithersburg. Villanueva has helped lead the Colonels to a 13-3 start.
Congrats, Megan McTigue has won Gatorade MARYLAND Volleyball Player of the Year!
WCAC all conference players: Megan McTigue, Player of the Year
Sylvia Rosenwald, Brooke Weidenfeller, and Nicole Dao, 2nd Team
Anna Flood, 3rd Team
Gianna Franco-Carmona, Lauren Antonucci, and Lauren Kiss, Honorable Mention
Athlete of the week: Megan McTigue
Congratulations MVSA Alumni Katie Stouffer CAC player of the week Sept. 15, 2015
MVSA Alumni receive All-American Awards!
AVCA Division III Regional Awards
Region Freshman of the Year: Annika Schwartz
2014 AVCA DIVISION III SECOND-TEAM ALL-AMERICA
2014 AVCA DIVISION III HONORABLE MENTION ALL-AMERICA
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