2013 Women's Volleyball News

December 27, 2013
Top 13 of 2013: Volleyball Captures Second-Straight Regional Title
Beacons knock off host Williams College in New England Regional Final

December 17, 2013
UMass Boston Athletics Gives Back During the Giving Season
Numerous teams took part in the annual Helping Hands and Shop With a Cop

December 13, 2013
Murphy Garners Second Team ECAC All-Star Honors
Freshman middle earns her first ECAC All-Star selection after helping volleyball to a Little East Conference & NCAA Regional title in 2013

December 5, 2013
Eight Beacons Named to Little East Fall All-Academic Teams
Eight student-athletes from four teams recognized for their won in the classroom

December 1, 2013
Senior Trio Invited to Compete at NEWVA Senior Classic
Corrine Porter, Megan Pollock, and Amber Clemons were invited to compete at the Senior Classic on Sunday, December 8 at UMass Boston

November 30, 2013
Volleyball Ranked 22nd on Final AVCA Division III Coaches Poll
Beacons closed out 2013 as one of the top-25 teams in Division III

November 29, 2013
Glavan and Murphy Recognized By NEWVA
Freshmen duo earn NEWVA Honorable Mention and All-Rookie Team honors

November 21, 2013
Volleyball’s Season Ends After 3-1 Loss to No. 1 Calvin
Beacons fall in first round of NCAA National Tournament; End season with 3-1 loss to Calvin

November 20, 2013
Volleyball Looking to Make History at 2013 National Championship Tournament
Beacons will face Calvin College in the first round of the NCAA Tournament at 3 p.m. tomorrow afternoon

November 17, 2013
Beacons earn back-to-back regional championship with 3-1 win over Williams College

November 16, 2013
Volleyball Downs Hawks, 3-1 to Advance to NCAA Regional Championship
Beacons defeat Roger Williams in NCAA semifinal match behind complete team effort.

November 15, 2013
Volleyball Opens Up NCAA Regional Play Today at 3 p.m.
Beacons will face Wellesley College at 3 p.m. in the first round of the NCAA Regional tournament at Williams College.

November 15, 2013
Glavan Named AVCA All-Region Honoree
Freshman libero named AVCA New England All-Region Honorable Mention

November 15, 2013
Volleyball’s Early Rally Carries them to 3-0 Win in NCAA Tournament
Beacons shutout Wellesley 3-0 to advance to semi-final round of NCAA Regional Tournament

November 12, 2013
Six from Volleyball Earn Little East Conference Honors
Julia Murphy named Co-Offensive Player of the Year; Elizabeth Glavan named Defensive Player of the Year

November 11, 2013
Volleyball to Face Wellesley College in First Round of NCAA Tournament
Beacons will travel to Williams College and face the Blue this Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

November 10, 2013
Volleyball Earns Fifth Straight Little East Tournament Title
Patsy Boland named the tournament Most Outstanding Player after leading UMB to a 3-1 win over Keene State

November 9, 2013
Volleyball Blanks Colonials to Advance to LEC Championship Match
Beacons advance to Little East Conference championship match with 3-0 win over Western Connecticut State

November 8, 2013
Volleyball Preview: Beacons Going For Fifth Straight Conference Title This Weekend
Beacons will face a tough Western Connecticut squad in the semi-final round of this year's conference tournament on Saturday at 12 p.m.

November 7, 2013
Pollock and Glavan Earned ECAC New England Weekly Honors
Senior setter and freshman libero earn first-ever regional weekly honors for the Beacons

November 4, 2013
Beacons Volleyball Sweeps Little East Conference Weekly Honors Again
Megan Pollock, Elizabeth Glavan, and Julia Murphy all honored by the Little East Conference

November 2, 2013
Volleyball Closes Out Regular Season With Split at Vassar
Corrine Porter becomes second player in program history to break 1,000 points and digs in a career as UMB splits at Vassar College Tri-Match.

November 1, 2013
Volleyball Upsets No. 26 Roger Williams, 3-1 in Non-Conference Action
Beacons down Hawks for biggest win of the 2013 season

October 29, 2013
Volleyball Wins Little East Conference Regular Season Crown on Senior Day
Beacons clinch Little East Conference Regular Season title with 3-0 win over Plymouth State University.

October 26, 2013
Volleyball Earns Huge Conference Win at Western Connecticut Tri-Match
Beacons remain perfect in conference play with 3-0 win over Western Connecticut

October 25, 2013
Volleybal Preview: Beacons Travel to Western Connecticut Tomorrow for Huge Conference Match
Beacons face their biggest challenge of the conference season as they take on Western Connecticut tomorrow at noon in Danbury, Conn.

October 22, 2013
Volleyball Blanks Eastern Connecticut State For Conference Win
Boland and Morrison each record 10 kills in 3-0 win over Warriors

October 21, 2013
Pollock and Glavan Earn Conference Player of the Week Honors
Pollock named Offensive Player of the Week, Glavan named Defensive Player of the Week for the second time this season

October 19, 2013
Volleyball Splits On Final Day of MIT Quad Invitational
Beacons cruise to 3-0 win over Western New England before falling 3-1 to MIT; Pollock and Glavan named to All-Tournament team

October 18, 2013
Volleyball Cruises Past Rivier in Non-Conference Action
Beacons shutout Raiders on first day of the MIT Quad Invitational

October 15, 2013
Volleyball Remains Undefeated in Conference Play with 3-0 Win over Corsairs
Beacons shutout UMass Dartmouth to improve to 4-0 in the Little East Conference

October 15, 2013
Volleyball Sweeps Little East Conference Weekly Honors
Megan Pollock, Elizabeth Glavan, and Julia Murphy all recognized by the Little East Conference

October 13, 2013
Volleyball Earns A Split on Final Day of 2013 Beacons Invitational
Beacons shutout Babson College, 3-0 before falling to Colby-Sawyer by the same score on the final day of the Beacons Invite

October 12, 2013
Volleyball Drops Two on Day One of Beacons Invite
Corrine Porter sets program record in digs as the Beacons fall to Endicott College and Haverford College

October 11, 2013
Volleyball Cruises Past Regionally Ranked Trinity College (CT)
Beacons make quick work of 13th ranked Bantams to earn 3-0 non-conference win

October 8, 2013
Volleyball Cruises To Third Straight Conference Win
Pollock puts-up 24 assists to lead Beacons to 3-0 win over Southern Maine

October 3, 2013
Wellesley College Defeats Volleyball in Non-Conference Action
Beacons fall to regionally ranked Blue by the final of 3-0

September 30, 2013
Murphy Named Little East Conference Rookie of the Week
Freshman hitter earned her first conference weekly honor after leading UMB to a 2-1 record last week

September 28, 2013
Volleyball Splits at Tufts University Tri-Match
Beacons defeat Connecticut College 3-1, before falling to Tufts University by the same score

September 27, 2013
Volleyball to Host Free Youth Clinic & “Dig Pink” Game TONIGHT!!!
Clinic to begin at 4:30 p.m. followed by annual Breast Cancer Awareness match at 7 p.m. in the Clark Gym

September 26, 2013
Volleyball Records 3-0 Win over Rhode Island College
Beacons improve to 2-0 in Little East Conference play

September 21, 2013
Volleyball Plays Two Hard Matches on Final Day of NYU Violet Classic
Beacons fall to NYU 3-1 before earning 3-1 win over DeSales University

September 20, 2013
Volleyball Splits on First Day of NYU Violet Classic
Beacons take 3-0 win over RIT before dropping 3-1 decision to SUNY New Paltz.

September 17, 2013
Shannon Thompson '13 Inks Professional Contract With VC Tirol
Former volleyball standout became first player in program history to sign a professional contract in September

September 11, 2013
Volleyball Rallies to Down Keene State in Conference Opener
Beacons battle back from 2-0 deficit to defeat Keene State 3-2 in Little East Conference match.

September 7, 2013
Volleyball Drops Two on Final Day of Endicott College Invitational
Beacons fall to Bowdoin College (3-2) and No. 16 Eastern University (3-0)

September 6, 2013
Volleyball Splits On First Day of Endicott College Invite
Beacons fall to Roger Williams 3-0 and earn a 3-1 win over Sage College (N.Y.)

August 31, 2013
Volleyball Records Two Wins On Final Day of Colorado College Invite
Beacons down Central College 3-0 and Pacific University 3-2 on day two of Colorado College Invitational

August 30, 2013
Volleyball Drops Two at Colorado College Invitational
Beacons fell to Augsburg College and No. 17 Colorado College on day 1 of the Colorado College Invite

August 28, 2013
Volleyball Selected to Repeat on 2013 LEC Preseason Poll
Beacons begin the season this Friday at Colorado College

August 20, 2013
Meet the 2013 Women's Volleyball Team
Meet the 19 members of the 2013 volleyball team through Beacons Vision bios

August 17, 2013
Houlihan Promoted to Co-Head Volleyball Coach
After one season as associate head coach, Mike Houlihan has been promoted to co-head coach alongside ninth year head Terry Condon.

July 11, 2013
Volleyball Announces Incoming 2013 Class
Beacons will begin their 2013 season on August 30 in Colorado