2018 Volleyball Headlines

  • Ashley Matthews Earns All-CCC Second Team Honors
    October 29, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 29, 2018) – Junior outside hitter Ashley Matthews (Salem, N.H.) of the Western New England University volleyball team has earned All-Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) second team honors, the league office announced on Monday afternoon.
  • Golden Bears Drop Regular Season Finale to Roger Williams, 3-1
    October 27, 2018
    BRISTOL, R.I. (October 27, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped its regular season finale to Roger Williams University by a 3-1 (25-18, 13-25, 25-21, 25-21) score on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at RWU’s Campus Rec Center.
  • Western New England Rallies to Earn Five-Set Triumph over Emmanuel
    October 25, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 25, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team overcame a 2-0 set deficit to earn a 3-2 (22-25, 20-25, 25-19, 25-16, 15-9) comeback victory over Emmanuel College on Thursday evening in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Western New England Edged by Gordon in Five Sets
    October 23, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 23, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team came up just short in a 3-2 (22-25, 25-14, 23-25, 25-11, 15-12) loss to Gordon College on Tuesday night in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Ferguson Records 14 Kills in Western New England’s 3-1 Senior Day Loss to Endicott
    October 20, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 20, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team fell to Endicott College, 3-1 (25-17, 25-12, 23-25, 25-9) on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Western New England Drops 3-1 Decision to Wentworth
    October 17, 2018
    BOSTON, Mass. (October 17, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped a 3-1 (25-16, 18-25, 25-18, 25-20) decision to the Wentworth Institute of Technology on Wednesday evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Tansey Gymnasium.
  • Western New England Falls to Wheaton & UNE
    October 13, 2018
    NORTON, Mass. (October 13, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team was defeated by both Wheaton College and the University of New England during a non-conference tri-match on Saturday at Wheaton’s Emerson Gymnasium.
  • Western New England Falls to Keene State, 3-0
    October 11, 2018
    KEENE, N.H. (October 11, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped a 3-0 (25-20, 25-16, 25-18) decision to Keene State College on Thursday evening in non-conference action at Spaulding Gym.
  • Western New England Earns 3-1 Non-Conference Win over Smith
    October 10, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 10, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team earned a 3-1 (25-16, 25-20, 22-25, 25-22) earned a 3-1 victory over Smith College on Wednesday evening in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center. 
  • Holmes & Matthews Power Golden Bears to 3-1 Win at Mount Holyoke
    October 05, 2018
    SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. (October 5, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball bounced back from an opening set loss to earn a 3-1 (20-25, 25-19, 25-21, 26-24) victory over Mount Holyoke College on Friday evening in non-conference action at Mildred S. Howard Gymnasium.
  • Salve Regina Hands Western New England First CCC Loss, 3-1
    October 03, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (October 3, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team suffered its first Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) loss of the season as the Golden Bears fell 3-1 (25-20, 25-20, 19-25, 25-21) to Salve Regina University on Wednesday evening at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Golden Bears Split with Eastern Connecticut & Westfield State
    September 29, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 29, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of matches with Eastern Connecticut State University and Westfield State University on Saturday in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Western New England Falters at Clark, 3-1
    September 27, 2018
    WORCESTER, Mass. (September 27, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team had its four-match winning streak halted with a 3-1 () setback to Clark University on Thursday evening in non-conference action at the Kneller Athletic Center.
  • Western New England Sweeps Nichols for Fourth Consecutive Victory
    September 25, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 25, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team rolled to a 3-0 (25-8, 25-8, 25-7) victory over Nichols College on Tuesday evening in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Ashley Matthews Receives CCC Player of the Week Recognition
    September 24, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 24, 2018) – Senior captain Ashley Matthews (Salem, N.H.) of the Western New England University volleyball team has been named the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Player of the Week for the first time in her career, the league office announced on Monday. 
  • Western New England Defeats UNE 3-1 for Third Straight Victory
    September 22, 2018
    BIDDEFORD, Maine (September 22, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team posted a 3-1 (25-12, 25-23, 24-26, 25-23) victory over the University of New England on Saturday afternoon in Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) action at Harold Alfond Forum.
  • Western New England Earns Five Set Win over Curry in CCC Opener
    September 19, 2018
    MILTON, Mass. (September 19, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team opened Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) play with a 3-2 (24-26, 25-15, 22-25, 25-10, 15-13) victory over Curry College on Wednesday evening at Katz Gymnasium.
  • Western New England Splits with Worcester State & Colby-Sawyer
    September 15, 2018
    WORCESTER, Mass. (September 15, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team split a pair of matches with Worcester State University and Colby-Sawyer College on Saturday during a tri-match at Worcester State’s Briesette Court. The Golden Bears fell to the host Lancers, 3-1 (20-25, 25-12, 25-21, 25-17), before bouncing back with a 3-2 (25-21, 18-25, 26-24, 12-25, 15-13) victory over Colby-Sawyer.
  • Golden Bears Rally Before Falling to Framingham State in Five Sets
    September 13, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 13, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team rallied to force a fifth set before falling to Framingham State University, 3-2 (25-21, 19-25, 25-23, 16-25, 15-11) on Thursday evening in non-conference action at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Golden Bears Defeat Elms 3-1 to Earn First Victory of 2018
    September 11, 2018
    CHICOPEE, Mass. (September 11, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team overcame an opening set loss to earn a 3-1 (17-25, 25-20, 25-13, 25-20) victory over Elms College on Tuesday evening in non-conference action at Picknelly Arena.
  • Western New England Comes up Short in Losses to Amherst & Emerson
    September 08, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 8, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team hosted Amherst College and Emerson College for a tri-match on Saturday afternoon at the Alumni Healthful Living Center. The Golden Bears fell to Amherst, 3-0 (25-17, 25-12, 25-14) in the first match of the day, before dropping their second match to Emerson, 3-0 (25-21, 25-14, 26-24).
  • Golden Bears Fall in Home Opener to Connecticut College, 3-0
    September 06, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (September 5, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to Connecticut College on Wednesday evening in the Golden Bears’ home opener at the Alumni Healthful Living Center.
  • Golden Bears Drop Final Two Matches at Kean Invitational
    September 02, 2018
    UNION, N.J. (September 2, 2018) – The Western New England University volleyball team dropped its final two matches at the Kean University Invitational on Sunday at Harwood Arena.
  • Golden Bears Fall to Kean & Wisconsin-Eau Claire on First Day of Kean Invitational
    September 01, 2018
    UNION, N.J. (September 1, 2018) – The Western New England University women’s volleyball team opened its season with losses to Kean University and the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire on the first day of the Kean Invitational on Saturday at Harwood Arena. 
  • Western New England Tabbed Fifth in CCC Preseason Coaches Poll
    August 28, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (August 28, 2018) – With the 2018 season set to get underway this weekend, the Western New England University volleyball team has been picked to finish fifth in the Commonwealth Coast Conference (CCC) Preseason Coaches’ Poll, the league office announced on Tuesday morning.