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Billikens Continue Winning Stretch

Billikens Continue Winning Stretch

Jeremiah Kirsch, Contributor

October 30, 2019

The SLU women’s volleyball team continued their recent success with two more victories this weekend. The Billikens knocked off George Mason on Friday night and defeated George Washington on Sunday afternoon. In the process, they moved their current win streak to eight games. Friday’s match was a h...

Volleyball drops match to SEMO in first five set match

Volleyball drops match to SEMO in first five set match

Erin McClelland, Associate Sports Editor

September 19, 2019

 In an unusual midweek matchup, the Billikens volleyball team took on Southeast Missouri State in their first five-set match of the season. Despite the rally to send the match into the fifth set, the Billikens fell short in the shorter frame for the 3-2 loss to the Redhawks. With the loss, SLU fell to 6-4 ...

Chaykowski named A-10 Rookie of the Week

Chaykowski named A-10 Rookie of the Week

Erin Mcclelland, Sports Editor

October 6, 2018

 Freshman libero Cayce Chaykowski has not let first season jitters, or the transition to college stop her from becoming a force to be reckoned with on the court. She has played in all but three sets so far in her freshman campaign and doesn’t show any signs of slowing down.   She earned the n...

Volleyball Ends Regular Season on a Four Game Win Streak

Volleyball Ends Regular Season on a Four Game Win Streak

Megan Hammond, Staff Writer

November 20, 2017

SLU women’s volleyball had a clean sweep at home and away these past two weeks in their matches against Fordham (3-1), Rhode Island (3-1), George Mason (3-0) and George Washington (3-0). The season is almost over, and next is the A-10 Conference Championship hosted by Duquesne Nov. 17-19. After thei...

Volleyball Returns to Chaifetz After Losing on the Road

Volleyball Returns to Chaifetz After Losing on the Road

Megan Hammond, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017

Women’s volleyball had a clean sweep in their matches against George Washington and George Mason at Chaifetz; however, they lost against VCU (Virginia Commonwealth University) and Davidson on the road. On Friday, Oct. 20, SLU was riding high against George Washington, winning 3-0. Sien Gallop’...

Volleyball goes 1-1 on the Weekend

Volleyball goes 1-1 on the Weekend

Megan Hammond, Contributor

October 20, 2017

Last Friday, SLU Women’s Volleyball faced tough competition against their A-10 Conference coleader University of Dayton, resulting in a 3-1 defeat, 29-21, 25-15, 25-17, 25-19. The Dayton triumph broke the Bills’ four-match winning streak; they are now at 4-2 in the conference and 7-12 overall. In...

Volleyball Wins Nailbiter at Home

Monica Ryan, Associate Sports Editor

October 11, 2017

SLU Volleyball opened up Atlantic 10 Conference play at Chaifetz Arena on Friday, Sept. 22, against Dayton. The women fell quickly in three sets. The Billikens battled in the first set, allowing the Flyers to beat them by two with a final score of 26-24. The Flyers stretched their lead in the subsequent se...

Volleyball fights hard early on

Volleyball fights hard early on

Erin McClelland, Contributor

September 15, 2017

The Billikens Volleyball team opened the 2017 season with hard-fought matches against high-skilled opponents in Utah in late August playing ranked BYU and Ohio State and taking UTRGV to a fourth set. Play continued back at home for the Marcia E. Hamilton Classic in Chaifetz Arena where the team drop...

Volleyball season finished

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December 8, 2014

Saint Louis University Women’s Volleyball finished the season 21-10, their best record since 2009, after losing to George Washington University in the A-10 Championship semifinals. Saint Louis entered as the No. 3 seed in the tournament, winning a four-way tiebreaker to earn that seed, and beat No....

Volleyball loses to Dayton at Chaifetz

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November 13, 2014

Saint Louis University women’s volleyball stumbled to a 3-1 defeat against Atlantic-10-Conference-leader Dayton at Chaifetz Arena on Saturday, Nov. 8. The loss drops SLU to a 7-5 conference record and an 18-9 overall record, and bumps SLU down to 6th place in the A-10, while Dayton remains at the top...

Volleyball falls short to VCU

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November 6, 2014

Saint Louis University Women’s Volleyball swept their Halloween matchup 3-0 against the Davidson Wildcats, in North Carolina, before losing a thrilling five-set match to VCU, in Richmond, Va. The results bring SLU Volleyball to an 18-8 overall record, including a 7-4 Atlantic 10 record. The sweep against...

Volleyball snaps five-game win streak

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October 30, 2014

SLU Women’s Volleyball could not continue its five-game winning streak with a 3-1 loss to conference leaders at Dayton’s home stadium, the Frericks Center. The loss to a strong Flyers squad puts SLU at a 6-3 Atlantic 10 Conference record, with a 17-7 overall record, while Dayton improves to 8-1 in...

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