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2015 Women's Volleyball News

  • WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL HONORED WITH AVCA TEAM ACADEMIC AWARD
    July 28, 2016
    BOSTON, Mass.—The Emmanuel College women's volleyball team was recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) with the Team Academic award earlier this week.
  • DUDLEY EARNS NEWVA SENIOR CLASSIC HONORABLE MENTION
    November 18, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. - Emmanuel College women's volleyball senior captain Shannon Dudley (Morro Bay, Calif.) earned recognition as a Senior Classic Honorable Mention from the New England Women's Volleyball Association (NEWVA).
  • TUTALO, DUDLEY & ATKINSON NAMED TO GNAC ALL-CONFERENCE SQUAD
    November 10, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior middle hitter Brittany Tutalo (Johnston, R.I.), junior middle hitter Kaitlyn Atkinson (Brookline, N.H.) and senior setter Shannon Dudley have been named to the 2015 Great Northeast Athletic Conference women’s volleyball All-Conference team, it was announced earlier today by the conference office. Tutalo earned Second Team honors while Atkinson & Dudley garner Third Team accolades.
  • WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL SEASON ENDS IN GNAC SEMIFINALS
    November 05, 2015
    Nashua, N.H. - The Rivier University women's volleyball team will once again defend their Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Championship as they powered through fourth-seeded Emmanuel College, 3-1 (25-12, 25-16,25-19) in the GNAC Semifinals inside the Muldoon Gymnasium Thursday evening.
  • WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL TO FACE RIVIER IN GNAC SEMIFINALS
    November 04, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s volleyball team is set to travel to Nashua, N.H. for Thursday’s Great Northeast Athletic Conference Semifinal match up against No. 1 Rivier University set for 7:00 PM. The Saints advance to the GNAC Semis for the third consecutive season while the Raiders are making their 13th straight trip to the Semifinals.
  • SAINTS STORM INTO SEMIFINALS WITH SWEEP OF ANNA MARIA
    November 03, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. - The No. 4 Emmanuel College women's volleyball team swept the No. 5 Anna Maria College AMCATS, 3-0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-21), in the quarterfinals of the 2015 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) volleyball tournament on Tuesday evening at the Emmanuel College Gymnasium.
  • WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL FALLS TO RIVIER, 3-0
    October 31, 2015
    Nashua, N.H. - The Rivier University Women’s Volleyball team wrapped up the 2015 regular-season this afternoon with a three set win over Emmanuel College in Great Northeast Athletic Conference action. The Raiders defeated the Saints, who entered the season as the Pre-Season favorite in the GNAC Coaches Poll, by scores of 25-14, 25-17 and 25-22.
  • SAINTS PULL OUT 3-2 WIN OVER SALVE REGINA ON SENIOR DAY
    October 29, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s volleyball team earned a 3-2 (19-25, 26-24, 30-28, 11-25, 15-6) victory over Salve Regina University on Thursday evening in non-conference action at the Jean Yawkey Center. The win lifts the Saints to 11-14 overall while the loss drops the Seahawks to 11-16. Prior to the start of the match, the Emmanuel Athletic Department honored the four senior members from this year’s squad.
  • SAINTS FLY TO STRAIGHT SET WIN IN DIG PINK GAME
    October 27, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. - Emmanuel College junior Cassie Chruscielski (Duluth, Minn.) had nine kills to lead the Saints to a 3-0 (25-12, 25-14, 25-9) victory over the University of Saint Joseph (Conn.) in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women's Volleyball action on Tuesday night.
  • SAINTS CLINCH POSTSEASON BERTH WITH TRI-MATCH SWEEP
    October 24, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. - The Emmanuel College Women's Volleyball team clinched its ninth straight postseason berth on Saturday afternoon after sweeping both Suffolk and Albertus Magnus in a tri-match at Suffolk. The Saints improved to 9-14 overall and 7-2 in Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) play with the pair of wins. At 7-2, Emmanuel currently sits in fourth place in the GNAC, but the final seeding will not be determined until the final weekend of the regular season.
  • CZERCOWY LEADS WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL OVER SIMMONS, 3-1
    October 21, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – First year outside hitter Angelica Czercowy (Hebron, Conn.) put down 10 kills and registered six block assists to lead the Emmanuel College women’s volleyball team to a 3-1 (15-25, 25-22, 28-26, 25-17) victory over host Simmons College this evening in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference match at Moore Gymnasium in Boston, Mass. The Saints improve to 7-14 overall and 5-2 in league play, while the Sharks fall to 9-12 and 6-3.
  • SAINTS STRUGGLE, LOSE TWICE AT JWU TRI-MATCH
    October 17, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. - The Emmanuel College Women's Volleyball team suffered its first two conference losses of the year at a tri-match at Johnson and Wales on Saturday afternoon. The Saints dropped their first match of the day, 3-1 (15-25, 22-25, 26-24, 19-25), to conference leaders Johnson and Wales and then lost to Saint Joseph's College (ME), 3-0 (20-25, 20-25, 20-25) to end the afternoon in Providence.
  • WHEATON DROPS WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL, 3-0
    October 15, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – Senior middle hitter Kendall Jacobs (San Diego, Calif.) recorded a match-high 10 kills to lead the Wheaton College women’s volleyball team past Emmanuel College, 3-0 (25-19, 25-22, 25-17), Thursday evening in non-conference action at the Jean Yawkey Center. With the win, the Lyons improve to 10-11 overall on the year while the loss drops the Saints to 6-12.
  • SAINTS SHARE THE WEALTH IN TRI-MATCH SWEEP
    October 10, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass.- The Emmanuel College Women's Volleyball team swept a Great Northeast Athletic Conference tri-match at the Emmanuel College Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon. The Saints defeated Anna Maria College, 3-0 (25-17, 25-12, 25-20), and Lasell College, 3-1 (25-13, 25-22, 23-25, 25-22), to improve to 4-0 in GNAC play. The Amcats upended the Lasers 3-1 in the middle match of the day (25-20, 25-18, 15-25, 25-12).
  • #25 ENGINEERS ROLL PAST SAINTS, 3-1
    October 08, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College Women’s Volleyball team was defeated by nationally-ranked #25 MIT, 3-1 (25-12, 25-14, 17-25, 25-18), on Thursday night at the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium in non-conference action. With the victory, the Engineers improve to 19-1 on the year while the loss drops the Saints to 4-11.
  • RACKLIFFE, FRAMINGHAM DOWN WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL, 3-0
    October 06, 2015
    FRAMINGHAM, Mass. – Junior Alycia Rackliffe (Feeding Hills, Mass.) led the Rams with 13 kills including the 1,000th of her career as the Framingham State University volleyball team defeated Emmanuel College 3-0 in non-conference action at the Athletic Center this evening.
  • SAINTS SWEEP NORWICH, IMPROVE TO 2-0 IN GNAC
    October 03, 2015
    NORTHFIELD, Vt. – The Emmanuel College women's volleyball team defeated Norwich University 3-0 (5-11, 25-20, 25-17) on Saturday, Oct. 3 in Andrews Gymnasium. With the victory, the Saints improve to 2-0 in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) and 3-9 overall, while the Cadets fall to 0-4 in the GNAC and 3-9 overall with the loss.
  • WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL OPENS GNAC PLAY WITH 3-0 WIN OVER MOUNT IDA
    September 30, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College women’s volleyball team opened up Great Northeast Athletic Conference action with a 3-0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-22) victory over Mount Ida College Wednesday evening at the Jean Yawkey Center. With the win, the Saints snap a six-match losing skid and improve to 3-9 overall on the year and 1-0 in GNAC action while the loss drops the Mustangs to 5-10 and 0-2 in the GNAC.
  • WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL DROPS TWO AT USM TRI-MATCH
    September 26, 2015
    GORHAM, Maine – The Emmanuel College women’s volleyball team dropped a pair of non-conference matches Saturday afternoon at Hill Gymnasium on the University of Southern Maine campus. The Saints fell to Eastern Connecticut State University, 3-2, before dropping the second match to USM, 3-1. Emmanuel falls to 2-9 on the year while the wins bump both the ECSU Warriors and USM Huskies to 6-7 on the year.
  • CHRUSCIELSKI TALLIES DOUBLE-DOUBLE IN LOSS AT LESLEY
    September 22, 2015
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Lesley University sophomore Anni Abbruzzese (Croton on Hudson, N.Y.) notched 12 kills to go with 16 digs to lead to the Lynx to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-19) win over Emmanuel College in non-conference women’s volleyball action tonight at the Nicholas Athletics Center.
  • CAPTAINS' CHRONICLES: BRITTANY, SHANNON, AND DANIELLE OPEN THE SEASON
    September 18, 2015
    Welcome to Captains' Chronicles, GoECSaints.com's newest feature designed to get you more informed and involved with your favorite EC teams through the eyes of the captains.
  • SAINTS TEST REGIONALLY RANKED BABSON, FALL IN FOUR SETS
    September 17, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Emmanuel College Women’s Volleyball team became just the fourth team to win a set against Babson all season, but eventually fell to the Beavers in four sets, 3-1 in a matchup of preseason top picks in their respective conferences. The loss drops the Saints to 2-6 overall in their non-conference schedule, while Babson improves to 8-1.
  • WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL SUFFERS 3-0 SETBACK TO KEENE
    September 15, 2015
    KEENE, N.H. – The Keene State College women's volleyball team downed Emmanuel College, 3-0 (25-21, 28-26, 25-12), Tuesday evening at Spaulding Gymnasium in non-conference action. With the victory the Owls, who are ranked No. 15 in the New England Women's Volleyball Association Division III Volleyball poll, improve to 6-3 on the year while the loss drops the Saints to 2-5.
  • Saints Defeat Cairn, Split Tri-Match at Ramapo
    September 12, 2015
    MAHWAH, N.J. - The Emmanuel College Women's Volleyball team split Saturday's tri-match at Ramapo, beating Cairn University in three sets, 25-12, 25-12, 25-16, and losing in three sets to the host RoadRunners, 25-17, 25-14, 25-21.
  • SAINTS STIFLED BY COLONIALS, 3-0
    September 08, 2015
    BOSTON, Mass. – The Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball team downed host Emmanuel College, 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-21), Tuesday evening at the Jean Yawkey Center Gymnasium in non-conference action. With the victory the Colonials improve to 3-1 on the year while the loss drops the Saints to 1-3.
  • Saints Drop Two Matches at Springfield Invitational
    September 05, 2015
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - The Emmanuel College Saints lost their final two matches at the Springfield Invitational on Saturday. Springfield College swept the Saints 3-0 (25-15, 25-19, 25-17), while the match against Oneonta State took four sets 3-1 (25-16, 25-14, 23-25, 25-13).
  • SAINTS OPEN 2015 CAMPAIGN WITH 3-0 WIN OVER BSU
    September 04, 2015
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Freshman outside hitter Angelica Czercowy (Hebron, Conn.) burst onto the collegiate scene with a team-high 10 kills to lift the Emmanuel College women’s volleyball team over Bridgewater State University, 3-0 (25-15, 35-33, 28-26), Friday evening at Blake Arena on the Springfield College campus. The Saints start off the year with a 1-0 slate while the Bears drop to 0-2.
  • WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL TOPS 2015 GNAC PRE-SEASON COACHES' POLL
    August 26, 2015
    WINTHROP, Mass. – Emmanuel College has received 137 points and seven first-place votes to take the top spot in the 2015 Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) Women's Volleyball Preseason Coaches' Poll, the league office announced on Wednesday.