SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Jan. 15, 2020) – The Southern Conference announced its Fall Academic All-Conference Team on Wednesday afternoon, as 36 ETSU student-athletes earned the academic honors for 2019.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Jan. 13, 2020) — ETSU volleyball head coach Benavia Jenkins announced on Monday the addition of Irina Alekseeva (Saratov, Russia) to join the program this spring.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 24, 2019) — The ETSU volleyball team’s 2019 season came to a close in the Southern Conference championship match with a five-set loss (25-23, 25-22, 23-25, 17-25, 15-8) to the Samford Bulldogs. Kaela Massey (Brentwood, Tenn.) finished her career with 18 kills on 30 swings to bring her season clip to a program-best .353 hitting percentage.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 23, 2019) — After suffering a first-set loss, the second-seeded ETSU volleyball team battled back to win the next three sets to defeat the No. 7 Mercer Bears 3-1 (22-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-21) and clinch a spot in the Southern Conference championship match tomorrow afternoon.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 22, 2019) — The second-seeded ETSU Volleyball team begin play in the Southern Conference Tournament on Friday afternoon and defeated the No. 7 UNCG Spartans 3-1 (25-13, 25-18, 31-29, 25-16) behind a huge offensive performance from the team. Lundyn Coffman (Nolensville, Tenn.) dominated the floor with a .765 attack clip, the best by a Buc in three years and third-best in program history.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 21, 2019) – ETSU’s volleyball team is set to compete in the Southern Conference Tournament with an NCAA Tournament bid on the line. ETSU is slated as the two seed and will begin play by facing the seventh-seeded UNCG Spartans in the quarterfinals on Friday, Nov. 22 at 4:30 p.m.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 20, 2019) — ETSU freshman outside hitter Olivia Cunningham (Knoxville, Tenn.) earned the Southern Conference Rayna Taylor Freshman of the Year, the conference office announced Wednesday afternoon. Kaela Massey (Brentwood, Tenn.) and Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) were named to the All-SoCon First Team while Cunningham and Emily Arnold (Louisville, Ky.) earned All-SoCon Second Team honors. Lauren Hatch (Homewood, Ill.) joined Arnold and Cunningham on the All-Freshman Team.
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 18, 2019) – For the fourth time this season, ETSU volleyball’s freshman setter Emily Arnold (Louisville, Ky.) was named the Southern Conference Setter of the Week, the conference office announced Monday afternoon. This is the fourth honor for the freshman this season, the most among setters.
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Nov. 18, 2019) – Head coach Benavia Jenkins and her staff announced the addition of five new Buccaneers for the 2020 season on Thursday afternoon as Asia Mattress, Delena King, Jenna Forster, Rebecca Rocasssin and Staley Humphries will join the squad next fall.