The Salem College volleyball team used the momentum from a dramatic comeback in the semifinals to upset top-seeded Huntingdon and win their first-ever Great South Championship. The Spirits were down 0-2 to Agnes Scott in the semifinal before they stormed back to defeat them 3-2. They went on to roll by the #1 seed Hawks of Huntingdon 3-1 in the championship match. They will now wait for the NCAA Division III brackets to see who they play in the NCAA Tournament with their automatic bid.
The Great South Athletic Conference announced their 2012 All-Conference award winners for volleyball for the 2012 season. The Salem Spirits received four All-Conference members and one All-Freshmen team member.
The Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) soccer and volleyball tournaments will be hosted by Agnes Scott College from Friday, November 2 through Sunday, November 4.
The Salem College volleyball team lost their regular season finale at Greensboro (12-25, 19-25, 14-25). The Spirits could not avoid the season sweep by the Pride. The team does end their regular season with 12 wins, which is the most in school-history for the volleyball program. Salem ends the regular season at 12-13 as they get ready for the Great South Tournament this weekend.
The Salem College volleyball team cruised by Spelman in 3 sets on the road (25-14, 25-8, 25-15). The Spirits will wait on the Agnes Scott versus Spelman game this week to see if they will by the number 2 or 3 seed and if they will finished 3rd or 4th in the Great South. The Spirits improve to 11-12 overall and they finish the Great South with a 5-5 record.
The Salem College volleyball team continued their strong play with a split at Covenant College today. The Spirits lost in 3 sets to the Scots of Covenant (18-25, 21-25, 18-25). They defeated non-conference opponent Judson in 3 sets (25-14, 25-18, 25-18). The Spirits improve to 11-12 overall and fall to 4-5 in the Great South.
The Salem College volleyball team dominated cross-town rival Piedmont International for the 2nd time this season. The Spirits have now won 6 games in a row. Salem celebrated 2 seniors, Katie O'Leary (Seldova, AK) and Brittany Miller (Hays, NC), in their last home matches. The Spirits improve to 10-11 with the non-conference win.
The Salem College volleyball team won its 4th match in a row today 3-0 against Spelman. The victory was their 3rd Great South win in a row, and also their straight sweep. Salem improves to 9-11 overall and 4-4 in the Great South.
The Salem College volleyball team swept by Agnes Scott and Wesleyan today in Great South matches at home. The Spirits easily defeated both teams with a 25-14, 25-17, and 25-10 win against Wesleyan and a 25-16, 25-12, and 27-25 win against Agnes Scott. Salem improves to 8-11 with the 2 wins, and 3-4 in the Great South.
The Salem College volleyball team is set to celebrate two seniors in their final home game October 23rd at 7:00 against Piedmont International. Katie O'Leary (Seldova, AK) and Brittany Miller (Hays, NC) are both 4-year members of the volleyball team. Both seniors are having their best overall seasons this year.