Volleyball Players Named Scholar Athletes
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced the 2013 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar Athletes for Volleyball this morning.
The Crimson Wave’s Jessica Biggerstaff and Gabriela Mendonca were named to the honor for their excellence in the class room.
In order to be nominated by an institution's head coach or sports information director, a student-athlete must maintain a minimum grade point average of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale and must have achieved a junior academic status to qualify for this honor.
The Crimson Wave will travel to Purdue-North Central on Halloween night. The match begins at 7:00pm.
Volleyball Takes Loss to TCC in Tournament
The Crimson Wave volleyball team was defeated in their CCAC Tournament debut against Trinity Christian. CCSJ fell 25-14, 25-19, and 25-16. Trinity Christian ended their regular season with a 17-1 overall record in the CCAC. This was the first time in school history that CCSJ has made it to the CCAC Tournament and the girls were extremely proud of their accomplishment.
Kelsey McFarlane led the way with 11 kills on the evening. Sophie Kessler contributed 5 while Gabriela Mendonca and Nicole Gill each had 4. The Crimson Wave ended their season with a 10-28 overall record. CCSJ will now look to build on the success that they found in getting into the CCAC Tournament.
“Despite the tough loss last night, I am very proud of this team and their accomplishments this season. We’ve had a lot of “firsts” for this program and that sets a great tone for next season. We’ll focus on getting better in the off season both physically and mentally and I’m excited to see how the team will do moving forward,” said Coach Zimny.
Volleyball Competes at Lourdes Tri
11/4/13 - The Crimson Wave volleyball team competed in a triangular with Lourdes University and Huntington University over the weekend. The matches were played at Lourdes University in Sylvania, Ohio. The Crimson Wave took on Lourdes University first. Lourdes University defeated CCSJ 25-13, 25-20, and 26-24. Calumet College of St. Joseph nearly took the third set but were ultimately defeated in extra points. Sophie Kessler and Kelsey McFarlane led the way with 6 kills each.
CCSJ then took on Huntington University. Huntington University came out strong and defeated CCSJ in three sets 25-13, 25-20, and 25-14. Kelsey McFarlane had another big game by contributing 11 kills. This was a difficult trip for the Crimson Wave but the girls have played tough all season.
CCSJ looks to turn things around as they get ready to host Purdue Calumet on Wednesday November 5th at 7:00pm.
Volleyball Sneaks Past PNC 3-2
- The Crimson Wave women's volleyball team took their first conference win of the season last night in Laporte, IN as they beat the Purdue University North Central Panthers 3-2. The Crimson Wave are now 7-12 overall and 1-2 in the CCAC. Read More
Ladies Open Season at Concordia
8/18/12 - The Crimson Wave volleyball team opened their season going 2-2 overall at the Concordia University Invitational in Ann Arbor, Mi this weekend. Read More