SPARTANBURG, S.C. (August 29, 2016) – ETSU volleyball player Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) was named the SoCon Offensive Player of the Week Monday by the league office. It marks the first time in her collegiate career that Milhorn has earned a player of the week award.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 27, 2016) – The ETSU volleyball team picked up two more 3-0 sweeps on day two of the DoubleTree Hotel Buccaneer Challenge Saturday afternoon at Brooks Gym. The pair of victories, which were over Troy and USC Upstate, not only captured the tournament championship for the Bucs but it also gave them their first 3-0 start since 2012.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 26, 2016) – The ETSU volleyball team started the 2016 season about as well as a team can Friday evening as it swept Austin Peay by a 3-0 (25-19, 25-10, 25-16) score at Brooks Gym. With the win over the Governors, the Bucs have now won two of their last three season openers.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 25, 2016) – The ETSU volleyball team will open its 2016 season this weekend as it hosts the DoubleTree Hotel Buccaneer Challenge at Brooks Gym. In addition to ETSU, Austin Peay, USC Upstate and Troy will also compete in the tournament. The complete tournament schedule can be found on the Tournament Central page HERE.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 21, 2016) – The ETSU volleyball team will be hosting its annual Blue/Gold scrimmage Monday evening in Brooks Gym. The doors will open at 5 p.m. with the scrimmage beginning at 5:30 p.m.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Aug. 15, 2016) – Briana Allmon (Flower Mound, Texas) and Rylee Milhorn (Kingsport, Tenn.) were named to the Preseason All-SoCon team Monday morning as the league office unveiled its Preseason Coaches’ Poll along with the Preseason All-SoCon squads. Additionally, the Bucs were picked to finish tied for fifth in the league with Wofford.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 10, 2016) – The ETSU volleyball team officially opened its 2016 season Tuesday as it held its first official practice of the new season inside Brooks Gym. The Bucs, who went 19-12 overall and 9-7 in the SoCon in 2015, will have 17 days to prepare for their first match of the season against Austin Peay on Aug. 26.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (August 8, 2016) – The ETSU volleyball team released its 2016 schedule on Monday. The 28-match slate includes 11 matches inside Brooks Gym and tilts against Alabama and Clemson. In addition, the Bucs will also host their first tournament since 2011 on Aug. 26-27 when they welcome Austin Peay, USC Upstate and Troy for the season-opening Double Tree Hotel Buccaneer Challenge.
LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 27, 2016) – The American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced Monday that ETSU was one of 762 teams that earned the AVCA Team Academic Award for the 2015-2016 season. It marks the seventh consecutive season that the Bucs earned this accolade.