2009 Volleyball News and Stories

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Volleyball - Slupczynski Earns First Team All-MIAA Honor

ROYAL OAK, Mich. - Saint Mary's senior volleyball player Lorna Slupczynski was one of eight players in the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association to be named to the 2009 All-MIAA First Team.

Volleyball - Belles Fall in Battle to Knights

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team fell in one of their hardest-played matches of the season to #14 nationally-ranked Calvin in the first round of the MIAA Tournament 3-1 (25-11, 21-25, 25-22, 25-23).

Volleyball - Belles Drop Decisions to Knights and Panthers

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team closed out the regular season with a pair of losses to #13 nationally-ranked Calvin College and non-conference foe Hanover College on Saturday.

Volleyball - Belles Fall in Four to Hornets

KALAMAZOO, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team fell 3-1 (22-25, 25-23, 25-17, 25-20) to Kalamazoo on Friday night.

Volleyball - Belles Swept by Brits

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team fell in straight sets (25-22, 25-18, 25-18) to visiting Albion on Wednesday evening.

Volleyball - Belles Suffer Tough Setback to Comets

OLIVET, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team suffered a tough setback by dropping a closely-played 3-1 (25-21, 20-25, 25-17, 25-23) decision to Olivet on Friday night.

Volleyball - #7 Hope Sweeps Belles

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team lost a 3-0 (25-12, 25-13, 25-13) MIAA contest to #7 nationally-ranked Hope College on Tuesday evening.

Volleyball - Belles Fall in Hard-Fought Match to Scots

ALMA, Mich. - The Saint Mary's volleyball team fell in a tough five-set MIAA contest to Alma on Wednesday, 3-2 (16-25, 25-23, 25-22, 27-29, 11-15).

Volleyball - Belles Avenge Another MIAA Loss

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - For the second straight match, the Saint Mary's College volleyball team avenged an MIAA loss from the beginning of the season with a 3-1 (25-13, 25-16, 23-25, 25-19) win over Adrian College on Saturday afternoon.

Volleyball - Belles Battle Past Thunder in Five Sets

ANGOLA, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team battled past MIAA rival Trine 3-2 (32-30, 17-25, 17-25, 25-19, 15-12) on Friday night.

Volleyball - Belles Bow to #11 Calvin

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell 3-0 (25-13, 25-22, 24-21) to #11 Calvin on Tuesday evening.

Volleyball - Belles Named MIAA Volleyball Players of the Week

ROYAL OAK, Mich.  –  The Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association has named Saint Mary’s outside hitter Lorna Slupczynski its Player of the Week and Saint Mary’s setter Danielle Brink its Specialty Player of the Week for the week ending October 4.

Volleyball - Belles Drop Pair of Non-Conference Matches

ANDERSON, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell in a pair of non-conference matches at Anderson University on Saturday.

Volleyball - Belles Battle Past Hornets

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team picked up a big MIAA win with a 3-1 (25-20, 26-28, 25-23, 25-17) over visiting Kalamazoo College on Wednesday evening.

Volleyball - Belles Drop MIAA Match to Albion

ALBION, Mich. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell 3-1 (25-23, 25-21, 18-25, 25-21) to Albion College on Saturday.

Volleyball - Belles Sweep Past Spartans

NORTH MANCHESTER, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team picked up their second consecutive 3-0 win with a 25-23, 25-15, 25-22 decision over the Manchester College Spartans on Thursday evening.

Volleyball - Belles Ground Comets in Straight Sets

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team picked up a 3-0 (25-14, 25-18, 25-14) MIAA win over Olivet on Tuesday evening.

Volleyball - Belles Fall in Tight Match to #8 Hope

HOLLAND, Mich. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell in a tough 3-2 (25-9, 25-19, 20-25, 21-25, 15-10) decision to #8 Hope College.

Volleyball - Late Rallies Lift Belles to Win

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - Using a pair of rallies late in the second and third sets, the Saint Mary's College volleyball team earned their first MIAA win of the season with a 3-0 victory over Alma.

Volleyball - Belles Suffer Five-set Loss at Adrian

ADRIAN, Mich. - For the second consecutive match, the Saint Mary's volleyball team fell in a five-set dual in MIAA play, this time to Adrian.

Volleyball - Belles Fall in Nail-biter against Trine

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - In a match filled with grit and determination, the Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell short in their MIAA opener against Trine in a 3-2 (19-25, 25-23, 25-22, 23-25, 18-20) battle.

Volleyball - Belles Take 3rd at Capital Tournament, Slupczynski All-Tournament

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell in their morning match against DePauw 3-0 before taking a win in the 3rd/4th place match in straight sets from Hanover.

Volleyball - Belles Take Two to Open Capital Tournament

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team took wins from Muskingum and Penn State - Altoona on Friday afternoon to start off the Capital University Opener Tournament.

Volleyball - Belles Fall in Opener to Pilots

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The Saint Mary's College volleyball team fell in their season opener to cross-town rival Bethel in straight sets (25-21, 25-17, 25-21).