2017 Carson-Newman Volleyball News

  • Resilient Eagles earn sweep in melee with Indians
    September 23, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – In a match that featured 25 ties, Carson-Newman outlasted Catawba using late spurts to fend off the Indians in straight stanzas 26-24, 28-26 25-20 in South Atlantic Conference play Saturday evening at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • Oldenburger's career night not enough as L-R sweeps C-N
    September 22, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – 12 errors from the service line aided the downfall of Carson-Newman Friday night at Holt Fieldhouse in South Atlantic Conference play as Lenoir-Rhyne handed the Eagles their first sweep of the year 25-21, 25-16 and 28-26.
  • Weekend slate brings Bears and Indians to Mossy Creek
    September 21, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Looking to avoid its first losing streak of the year, Carson-Newman continues its homestand with home matches against Lenoir-Rhyne Friday night at 7 p.m. and Catawba Saturday at 5 p.m. in South Atlantic Conference action.
  • ‘Splitters spoil C-N’s 2017 home opener in comeback fashion
    September 19, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – After cruising through the first set, Carson-Newman saw Lincoln Memorial race back and win in four sets Tuesday evening at Holt Fieldhouse 11-25, 25-14, 26-24 and 25-19 in the Eagles home opener.
  • Doors open to Holt Fieldhouse as C-N hosts LMU
    September 17, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – For the first time in 2017, Carson-Newman hits the hardwood at Holt Fieldhouse when it plays host to Lincoln Memorial Tuesday night in a South Atlantic Conference battle starting at 7 p.m.
  • Eagles rebound to sweep Cobras
    September 16, 2017
    HARTSVILLE, S.C. – Carson-Newman bounced back after its first South Atlantic Conference loss with a sweep of Coker Saturday afternoon at the DeLoach Center 25-15, 25-21 and 25-20.
  • Wolves withstand C-N’s rally in five-set struggle
    September 15, 2017
    NEWBERRY, S.C. – The first loss of South Atlantic Conference play in 2017 for Carson-Newman came at the hands of Newberry Friday night at Eleazer Arena as the Wolves won in five sets 25-18, 25-27, 25-12, 18-25 and 15-5.
  • Expedition continues as C-N voyages to South Carolina
    September 13, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Riding a three-match winning streak, Carson-Newman concludes a seven-match road trip to open 2017 with a journey to Newberry Friday night at 7 p.m. and a trek to Coker Saturday at 2 p.m. in South Atlantic Conference action.
  • Ballard and Streeter sweep SAC weekly accolades
    September 12, 2017
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – The South Atlantic Conference named Morgan Ballard the Specialist of the Week and Marnie Streeter the Player of the Week Tuesday afternoon after the duo helped the Eagles start the season 2-0 in conference action and bring the team's winning streak to three matches.
  • Ballard sets SAC record for digs as C-N drops Mars Hill
    September 09, 2017
    MARS HILL, N.C.  – Morgan Ballard established a new South Atlantic Conference record with 58 digs in a match as Carson-Newman fought off Mars Hill in four sets 25-23, 25-14, 15-25 and 25-20 at Stanford Arena Saturday afternoon.
  • Precocious Eagles silence Pioneer Arena in four-set conquest
    September 08, 2017
    GREENEVILLE, Tenn. – Despite a rowdy Tusculum crowd, Carson-Newman’s young unit was unfazed by Pioneer Arena’s boisterous fans as the Eagles captured a four-set win over the Pioneers 25-21, 25-22 and 22-25 and 25-20 Friday night to open South Atlantic Conference play.
  • Softball takes home Director’s Cup at Fifth Annual Eagle Scholars Ceremony
    September 07, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - The Carson-Newman softball program took home top honors as the recipients of the Carson-Newman Director's Cup as the athletic department recognized a record 177 Eagle Scholars at its annual ceremony Thursday night at Holt Fieldhouse.
  • SAC action for Eagles launches with Pioneers and Lions
    September 07, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – To open South Atlantic Conference play, Carson-Newman looks to build upon a 2-1 start with short trips to Tusculum Friday at 7 p.m. and Mars Hill Saturday at 2 p.m in the middle of a seven-game away stretch to start the 2017 season.
  • Carson-Newman set to recognize record number of Eagle Scholars Thursday
    September 06, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – Year five for the Carson-Newman Eagle Scholars program saw a record number of Carson-Newman student athletes named to the school's athletic department honor roll. 
  • Exemplary Eagles bombard Flying Fleet in straight stanzas
    September 02, 2017
    HARROGATE, Tenn. – From the first serve, Carson-Newman was dominant in all phases against Erskine Saturday afternoon at Mary Mars Gymnasium to conclude play in the Lincoln Memorial Invitational.
  • C-N’s 2017 opens with a four-set triumph over King
    September 01, 2017
    HARROGATE, Tenn. – Carson-Newman won its 10th season opener in the last 12 years Friday afternoon at Mary Mars Gymnasium toppling King (Tenn.) in four sets 28-26, 16-25, 25-20 and 25-19.
  • Flames hand Eagles first loss of 2017 in four frames
    September 01, 2017
    HARROGATE, Tenn. – To cap day one at the Lincoln Memorial Tournament, Carson-Newman fell in four sets to Lee 20-25, 23-25, 25-19 and 20-25 Friday evening inside of Mary Mars Gymnasium.
  • Long-awaited 2017 season-opener sends C-N to LMU Tournament
    August 30, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The 2017 season for Carson-Newman sends the Eagles to Harrogate, Tenn. to participate in the Lincoln Memorial Tournament against King (Tenn.) Friday at 12:30 p.m., Lee on Friday at 5:30 p.m. and Erskine on Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
  • SAC releases volleyball preseason coaches’ poll with C-N tabbed ninth
    August 29, 2017
    ROCK HILL, S.C. – The South Atlantic Conference published its annual preseason coaches’ poll Tuesday morning as the league predicted Carson-Newman to finish in ninth.
  • Volleyball releases 2017 preseason hype film
    August 25, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. - The Carson-Newman volleyball team kicks off its 2017 season Sept. 1 with the first of three matches at the Lincoln Memorial Tournament in Harrogate, Tenn. with contests against King, Lee and Erskine. The program released its preseason video Friday evening.
  • Dubarry added to Franklin’s staff for 2017
    August 23, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The Carson-Newman volleyball coaching staff has been filled out as Dave Franklin announced the addition of Kody Dubarry as the head beach coach and assistant indoor coach for the 2017-18 season.
  • Carson-Newman Volleyball Middles and Outsides Position Preview
    August 16, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The 2017 volleyball season is 13 days away as the Eagles play three matches at Lincoln Memorial’s preseason tournament. The first of a two-part series previewing the position groups features the outside hitters and middle blockers with junior Natalie Harris (Monroe, N.C.).
  • Carson-Newman Volleyball Setters and Liberos Position Preview
    August 16, 2017
    JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. – The final portion of the 2017 Carson-Newman volleyball position previews shines the spotlight on the setters and liberos with senior setter Anna Patton (Franklin, Tenn.).