2017 Centre Volleyball News

  • Colonels fall to Hendrix in SAA volleyball quarterfinal
    November 03, 2017
    MOUNT BERRY, GA. - The Centre volleyball team saw its 2017 season come to an end on Friday night as the Colonels lost to the Hendrix Warriors in four sets in the opening round of the Southern Athletic Association Tournament.
  • Centre's Foote, Vacala earn All-SAA honors
    November 02, 2017
    ATLANTA - On Friday the Southern Athletic Association announced its all-conference teams for volleyball and Centre had a pair of representatives on the list, with senior Hailey Foote (Prospect, Ky.) earning All-SAA First Team recognition and sophomore Peyton Vacala (Savannah, Ga.) making the All-SAA Honorable Mention squad.
  • Colonels sweep Principia and Spalding in season finale tri-match
    October 28, 2017
    LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team played its final matches of the 2017 regular season with a tri-match against host Spalding and Principia. The Colonels came away with a sweep, defeating Principia in four sets before beating Spalding in straight sets.
  • Centre volleyball drops SAA finale at Oglethorpe
    October 22, 2017
    ATLANTA – In their final Southern Athletic Association contest of the season, the Centre volleyball team traveled to Oglethorpe to take on the Stormy Petrels. The Petrels defeated the Colonels in four sets to bring Centre’s conference record to 5-9 for the year.
  • Colonels fall at Berry in straight sets
    October 21, 2017
    MOUNT BERRY, Ga. – The Centre volleyball team returned to the road for the final conference weekend of the season, beginning with a trip to Berry. The Colonels lost to the Southern Athletic Association regular season champion Vikings by a score of 3-0.
  • Colonels drop home finale to Brescia
    October 19, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team played its final game of the season at Alumni Gym on Thursday as they welcomed the Brescia Bearcats to Danville. The Colonels won the opening set, but dropped the next three as the Bearcats picked up the victory.
  • Colonels earn 3-1 win over Rhodes on Senior Day
    October 15, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball honored its three seniors on Sunday afternoon as they faced the Rhodes Lynx in the final conference home game of the year. The Colonels had one of their best hitting matches of the season as they defeated the Lynx in four sets.
  • Colonels knock off Hendrix in five sets
    October 14, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – After a three-match losing streak on the road, the Centre volleyball team returned to Alumni gym for their second contest against the Hendrix Warriors, who defeated the Colonels in five sets in September. Just like in the first match in Conway, the match went the full five sets. Unlike the first match in Conway, this time it was the Colonels who made the clutch plays in the end and came away with a 3-2 win.
  • Centre volleyball falls at Sewanee in straight sets
    October 12, 2017
    SEWANEE, Tenn. – The Centre volleyball team looked to pick up a sweep of the Sewanee Tigers in the return match of one of Centre’s most dramatic victories of the year. In this match the close sets went the way of the Tigers, who took a 3-0 victory over the Colonels.
  • Centre volleyball drops SAA road contest at BSC
    October 08, 2017
    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Centre volleyball team faced the Birmingham Southern Panthers as the Colonels looked to avenge a tough five-set loss in Danville from two weeks ago. The Colonels were unable to get much going on the road as they fell to the Panthers in straight sets.
  • Colonels drop five-set road tilt at Millsaps
    October 07, 2017
    JACKSON, Miss. – After playing their last eight contests at home, the Centre volleyball took to the road for their second matchup of 2017 against the Millsaps Majors. For the seventh time this season, the match went the full five sets, with the Majors prevailing in the fifth set.
  • Centre volleyball scores comeback win over Kentucky State
    October 04, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball played the last of eight consecutive home games, hosting the Kentucky State Thorobreds on Wednesday evening in Alumni Gym. The Colonels came from behind to push the match to its limit, overcoming a 2-0 set deficit to take the match in five sets.
  • Colonels defeat Oglethorpe in straight sets
    September 30, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – Playing in its fifth home game in a row, the Centre volleyball team welcomed the Oglethorpe Stormy Petrels to Alumni Gym. The Colonels improved to 3-3 in Southern Athletic Association contests with a 3-0 victory over Oglethorpe.
  • Centre volleyball knocks off Sewanee in five sets
    September 26, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team went the distance with the second Southern Athletic Association opponent in a row, this time doing battle with the Sewanee Tigers. Unlike Sunday’s outcome against Birmingham Southern, the Colonels came away with a win, snapping a skid of three straight losses in five-set matches.
  • Centre volleyball falls to BSC in five sets
    September 24, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team had its second Southern Athletic Association home game in as many days when the Colonels welcomed Birmingham Southern to Alumni Gym. The match went the distance, with the visiting Panthers defeating the Colonels in five sets.
  • Colonels snap skid, get first SAA win over Millsaps
    September 23, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team stopped a six-match losing streak on Saturday afternoon when they defeated the Millsaps Majors in four sets inside a warm Alumni Gym.
  • Centre volleyball loses at Transylvania in rivalry matchup
    September 19, 2017
    LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team’s three-week road trip came to a close on Tuesday with a matchup against the Transylvania Pioneers. The Colonels wrapped up the long slate of road games with a loss to the Pioneers in straight sets.
  • Centre volleyball suffers five-set defeat at Rhodes
    September 17, 2017
    MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Centre volleyball dropped a heartbreaking five-set match at Rhodes Sunday, falling 3-2 (22-25, 26-24, 25-20, 15-25, 15-12) in Southern Athletics Association action.
  • Colonels drop road volleyball doubleheader at Hendrix
    September 16, 2017
    CONWAY, Ark. – The Centre volleyball team began its SAA slate on Saturday with a road tri-match at Hendrix. The Colonels suffered a pair of losses on the day, falling to the host Warriors in five sets before losing to Austin College in straight sets.
  • Colonels Drop Road Volleyball Tilt at Mount St. Joseph
    September 13, 2017
    CINCINNATI – A slow start spelled doom for the Centre volleyball team as their comeback attempt fell short in a four-set loss to the Mount St. Joseph Lions on Wednesday night.
  • Volleyball Opens 2017 Season with Tri-Match Sweep
    September 02, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. – The Centre volleyball team kicked off its 2017 season with a tri-match in Alumni Gym as the Colonels took on Berea and Spalding. The Colonels won both matches in straight sets.
  • 2017 Centre Volleyball Season Preview
    August 28, 2017
    DANVILLE, Ky. - The Centre volleyball team will be bringing an experienced squad into the 2017 season as they will look to have a breakthrough campaign in the Southern Athletic Association.