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2016 Women's Volleyball News

  • Two Ivies Earn AVCA Postseason Honors
    December 09, 2016
    Harvard senior setter Corinne Bain and Princeton senior outside hitter Cara Mattaliano earned All-Region honors from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA).
  • Ivy League Champion Princeton Pushes No. 10 BYU in NCAA Tournament, Tigers Fall 3-0
    December 03, 2016
    The 2016 Ivy League champions left the court at BYU Friday knowing they did exactly what they hoped in their first trip to the NCAA tournament since 2007. They played Tiger volleyball, and they played it together. On most nights, against most opponents, that was enough.
  • Princeton Returns to NCAA Tournament, Heads to BYU Friday
    November 28, 2016
    Seventeen years ago, a feisty Princeton volleyball team—led by Ivy League Player of the Year Sabrina King—traveled to Provo, Utah, to compete in the NCAA tournament. King, now the Ivy League Head Coach of the Year, will return to Provo this week, and she'll bring an upset-minded Tiger squad that once again has the Ivy League Player of the Year.
  • Women's Volleyball All-Ivy, Postseason Awards Announced
    November 17, 2016
    Princeton’s Cara Mattaliano and Maggie O’Connell and Columbia’s Cassie Wes and Chichi Ikwuazom received the Ivy League women’s volleyball postseason awards following a vote of the Ancient Eight coaches.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 12
    November 14, 2016
    Ivy League champion Princeton—which will be making its sixth all-time appearance in NCAA Tournament—awaits the NCAA Tournament Selection Show on Sunday, Nov. 27, following its 16th Ivy League title.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 11
    November 07, 2016
    Princeton and Yale remain in contention for the Ivy League title heading into the final weekend of League play, following the Bulldogs’ five-set victory to hand the Tigers their first loss against conference opposition on Nov. 4.
  • Dartmouth's Emily Astarita Earns CoSIDA Academic All-District Honors
    November 04, 2016
    Dartmouth’s Emily Astarita was named to the 2016 College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Women’s Soccer First Team, which recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances athletically and in the classroom.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 10
    October 31, 2016
    A pair of Ivy League streaks come to a head as League-leading Princeton (10-0) visits Yale (8-2) at 7 p.m. Friday on ESPN3 and ILDN.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 9
    October 24, 2016
    Unbeaten Princeton (8-0), which has won 18 of its last 19 League matches dating back to last season, visits Dartmouth (1-7) and Harvard (4-4) this weekend.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 8
    October 17, 2016
    Princeton (7-0) looks to remain unbeaten in Ivy League play when it hosts Penn (3-4) Friday, as reigning Ivy League Player of the Year Cara Mattaliano seeks her 1,000th career kill.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 7
    October 10, 2016
    Princeton (5-0), winner of 15 of its last 16 Ivy League matches dating back to last season, will look to complete an unblemished first half of League play when it hosts Brown (2-3) and Yale (4-1) this weekend.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 6
    October 03, 2016
    Ivy League leaders Princeton (3-0) and Columbia (3-0) face off Friday—with sole possession of first place on the line.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 5
    September 26, 2016
    Princeton senior Brittany Ptak and Columbia freshman Grace Campbell were named Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, after leading their teams to victory in their Ivy League openers.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 4
    September 19, 2016
    Columbia sophomore Luciana Del valle and Princeton freshman Maggie O’Connell were named Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, after each led their team to a three-win week.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 3
    September 12, 2016
    Dartmouth senior Emily Astarita and Penn freshman Caroline Furrer were named Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, after each led their team to a 3-1 week.
  • Women's Volleyball Weekly Release - Week 2
    September 05, 2016
    Yale sophomore Kelley Wirth and Princeton freshman Devon Peterkin were named Ivy League Player and Rookie of the Week, respectively, for their outstanding performances during the first week of the 2016 season.
  • 2016 Volleyball Campaign Opens this Weekend
    September 01, 2016
    The Ivy League volleyball teams take to the court this weekend, with all eight squads in action. The Ancient Eight will compete in 24 matches this weekend, including nine on The Ivy League Digital Network (ILDN).