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2011 Volleyball Schedule
The Salem College volleyball team has released their 2011 schedule.
2011 Volleyball Roster
2011 Volleyball Stats
Former player Tillman hired as volleyball assistant
Head Coach Amanda Ziemba has announced that Christine Tillman (King, NC) has been hired as the volleyball assistant coach at Salem College for this upcoming season. Tillman was a four-year starter as an outside blocker for the Spirits, and she holds several all-time record at Salem.
Volleyball tabbed to finish sixth in Great South Preseason Poll
Salem finished sixth in the voting as they look to replace last season All-Conference winner Christine Tillman. The Spirits recently announced that Tillman would continue with Salem as a new volleyball assistant coach.
Volleyball loses first match in a close battle with EMU
The Salem College volleyball team lost their first match of the season against Eastern Mennonite University in the EMU Hampton Inn & Sleep Inn Invitational. Salem won the second set and was close in two of the three sets they lost. EMU ended up winning in four sets (24-26, 25-22, 14-25, 25-23). Salem falls to 0-1 on the season, and EMU improves to 1-0.
Volleyball loses last three matches at EMU Invitational
The Salem College volleyball team lost its last three matches at the Eastern Mennonite University Volleyball Invitational. The Spirits lost to Catholic University yesterday afternoon in three sets (25-13, 25-18, 25-10). They lost to Mary Washington today (25-17, 25-17, 25-13). In their final match at the Invitational, the Spirits fell to Stevenson in three sets (25-15, 25-10, 25-19).
Roppolo selected to Eastern Mennonite All-Tournament Team
Randi Roppolo (Weeki Wachee, FL) was selected to the Eastern Mennonite University All-Tournament team this past weekend. Roppolo led the Spirits with 23 kills in the four matches this weekend. She also led the Spirits with 48 digs.
Volleyball loses on road to Greensboro College
The Salem College volleyball team traveled to Greensboro College tonight and lost in three close sets (21-25, 23-25, 21-25). Brittani Stewart (Mocksville, NC) led the Spirits with 9 kills and 1 block. Salem falls to 0-5 on the season, and Greensboro improves to 2-3.
Volleyball drops two matches at the Meredith Tri-Match
The Salem College volleyball lost two matches today to Meredith 3-0 (11-25, 15-25, 22-25) and to Methodist 3-0. Ty Graham (Pink Hill, NC) and Brittani Stewart (Mocksville, NC) led the Spirits against Meredith with 6 kills each. Salem drops to 0-7 on the season with the two losses.
Volleyball picks up first win in first home game of the season
The Salem College volleyball team earned their first win of the season in their first home match of the year against cross-town rivals Piedmont Bible College. Salem won in four sets (25-18, 23-25, 25-17, 25-21). Salem moves to 1-7 on the year with the victory.
Volleyball loses first two conference matches of the year
The Salem College volleyball team lost their first two Great South Athletic Conference matches today on the road at LaGrange. The Spirits lost to LaGrange in three sets (15-25, 12-25, 29-31). They lost to the Lions of Piedmont in three sets (12-25, 10-25, 16-25). Salem falls to 1-9 overall on the season and to 0-2 in the Great South.
Volleyball downed on road at Guilford
The Salem College volleyball team lost a non-conference road match at Guilford College in 3 sets. The Quakers defeated Salem (10-25, 21-25, 16-25). Randi Roppolo (Weeki Wachee, FL) led the Spirits with 6 kills and 8 digs. Salem falls to 1-10 on the season, and Guilford and improves to 3-11.
Volleyball remains unbeaten at home with big win against Peace
The Salem College volleyball team remained undefeated at home with an impressive 3-2 victory against Peace College (25-21, 25-22, 16-25, 19-25, 15-10). Hart Wagner (Winston-Salem, NC) led the Spirits with 9 kills, 2 aces, 2 blocks, and 8 digs. The Spirits improve to 2-10, while Peace falls to 6-11.
Volleyball drops two home matches against Covenant and Maryville
The Salem College volleyball team lost two home matches today. They lost this morning to Covenant in a non-conference match 3-0. They dropped an afternoon conference match against Maryville 3-1 (25-22, 13-25, 13-25, 20-25). Salem falls to 2-12 overall and 0-3 in the Great South.
Volleyball loses tight contest at Peace
The Salem College volleyball team were barely unable to sweep the Peace Pacers for the first time in school history in a five-set loss. The two teams split the first four sets, before Peace was able to catch the fifth and final set (20-25, 25-22, 7-25, 25-18, 6-15). Randi Roppolo (Weeki Wachee, FL) led the Spirits with 5 kills and 13 digs. Salem falls to 2-13, while Peace improves to 7-13 on the season.
Volleyball drops two matches in first day of the Gallaudet Invitational
The Salem College volleyball team lost two matches in straight sets in the first day of the Gallaudet University Invitational today against the host school and Shenandoah University. Salem lost in their first match to Gallaudet (14-25, 23-25, 15-25) and to Shenandoah (15-25, 25-27, 18-25). Salem falls to 2-14 on the season with the losses.
Volleyball drops final two matches at Gallaudet
The Salem College volleyball team lost their final 2 matches at the Gallaudet University Invitational. The Spirits lost 3-0 to Allegheny (19-25, 5-25, 10-25) and 3-2 to Rowan (25-22, 24-26, 24-26, 25-23, 16-18). Salem falls to 2-17 on the season.
Volleyball defeats Piedmont Baptist for a season sweep
The Salem College volleyball team completed a season sweep of crosstown rival Piedmont Baptist College in four sets (25-14, 17-25, 25-16, 27-25) at Piedmont Baptist. The Spirits defeated PBC earlier in the season 3-1 at home. Salem improves to 3-17 with the win.
Volleyball loses in three sets at Toccoa Falls
The Salem College volleyball team lost at Toccoa Falls in a non-conference match (5-25, 23-25, 20-25). Salem falls to 3-18, while Toccoa Falls improves to 12-11. Salem returns to action tomorrow when they play two Great South matches at Spelman and Agnes Scott.
Volleyball drops two conference matches against Spelman and Agnes Scott
The Salem College volleyball team lost two Great South conference matches yesterday in Georgia. The Spirits lost to Spelman in the morning match, and to Agnes Scott in the afternoon match (20-25, 25-19, 17-25, 22-25). The two losses drop Salem to 0-5 in the Great South and to 3-20 overall.
Volleyball falls in three sets against Greensboro
The Salem College volleyball team lost in 3 sets at home in a non-conference match against Greensboro College (21-25, 20-25, 19-25). Randi Roppolo (Weeki Wachee, FL) and Hart Sanders (Winston-Salem, NC) each had 6 kills for the Spirits. Salem falls to 3-21 and Greensboro improves to 8-19.
Volleyball splits conference matches at home
The Salem College volleyball team split a pair of Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) matches this weekend at home. The Spirits cruised to a 3-0 (25-4, 25-12, 25-10) victory against Wesleyan, before falling in a hard-fought match against Huntingdon 1-3 (25-17, 24-26, 16-25, 23-25). Salem finishes conference play in 7th place with a 1-6 conference record, and they are now 4-23 overall.
Volleyball drops road match at North Carolina Wesleyan
The Salem College volleyball team lost a road match at North Carolina Wesleyan 0-3 (14-25, 12-25, 20-25). Randi Roppolo (Weeki Wachee, FL) led the Spirits with 8 kills, 1 service ace, and 9 digs. Salem drops to 4-23 overall with the loss, and Wesleyan improves to 17-9.
Volleyball beat at home by Guilford College
The Salem College volleyball team was defeated at home tonight against Guilford College 3-0 (16-25, 17-25, 14-25). Hart Wagner (Winston-Salem, NC) led the Spirits with 9 digs. Salem falls to 4-24, while Guilford improves to 12-14.
Volleyball loses season finale at home against Hollins
The Salem College volleyball team lost their last match of the season today 3-0 (22-25, 19-25, 22-25) against Hollins University. Hart Wagner (Winston-Salem, NC) led Salem with 8 kills and 18 digs. Salem finishes the season with a 4-25 record.
Roppolo and Stewart awarded with GSAC End of the Year Honors
Just a day prior to the Great South Athletic Conference Volleyball Conference Championship Tournament, the GSAC is pleased to announce this year's conference award winners.The honorees will be given their awards this weekend during the conference tournament.
Salem Athletic Department Celebrates End of Year at Awards Banquet
The Salem College Athletic Department celebrated the 2011-2012 athletic year last night in Bryant Hall. Director of Athletics, Melissa Barrett, presided over the festivities.
Dana Wall Named New Head Volleyball Coach
The Salem College Director of Athletics, Melissa Barrett, is pleased to announce that Dana Wall will become the third coach in the NCAA era of the Salem Volleyball Program. Wall will replace Amanda Ziemba, who resigned in May to spend more time with her family.
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