Alumni

2010 News Releases

Jessica Wolfe

Class of 2007: Jessica Wolfe

11/21/10: Senior Jessica Wolfe Named Horizon League Championship MVP
MILWAUKEE - The Butler volleyball team swept Valparaiso Sunday afternoon, claiming the 2010 Horizon League Volleyball Championship. It is the team's first league title since 1997. Butler will learn its NCAA Tournament fate Sunday, Nov. 28.

The Bulldogs, the No. 2 seed in the tournament, out-lasted Valparaiso in two very close sets to take a 2-0 lead. After the break, Butler rolled out to a big lead and the outcome was never in doubt. Read More >

Jessica Wolfe
Jessica Wolfe

Class of 2007: Jessica Wolfe, Katie Daprile, & Jalesa Lee

Seniors Jessica Wolfe, Katie Daprile and Jalesa Lee help Butler qualify for the NCAA Division 1 Tournament
MILWAUKEE - The Butler volleyball team swept Valparaiso Sunday afternoon, claiming the 2010 Horizon League Volleyball Championship. Read More >

Stephanie Rex

Class of 2010: Stephanie Rex

11/20/10: Freshman Stephanie Rex helps Lipscomb move on to NCAA Division 1 Tournament
FORT MYERS, Fla. _ It hadn’t been done in the Atlantic Sun Tournament since 2001, but the Lipscomb Lady Bisons didn’t know that historical fact.

Saturday afternoon the top-seeded Lady Bisons spotted ETSU a two-set edge and then came back to win the next three to win the 2010 Atlantic Sun Tournament Championship here at Alico Arena on the campus of Florida Gulf Coast. Read More >

Jaymee Reynolds

Class of 2010: Jaymee Reynolds

11/20/10: Freshman Jaymee Reynolds helps U of I continue to the NCAA Division II Regional Finals
HILLSDALE, Mich.- For the second straight year, the UIndy volleyball team (26-8) came back from a two-sets-to-one deficit to defeat Hillsdale at the 2010 NCAA Midwest Regional semifinals Saturday.  The loss snapped the top-seeded Chargers’ 26-match winning streak. Read More >

Jessica Wolfe

Class of 2007: Taylor Skinner

11/20/10: Senior Taylor helps Austin Peay Advance to the NCAA Division I Tournament for the first time in school history
MOREHEAD, Ky. -- It took 19 years, but Austin Peay State University's volleyball team clinched the program's second-ever Ohio Valley Conference Volleyball Championship with a four-set (23-25, 25-14, 25-21, 25-14) victory against regular-season champion Morehead State, Saturday, at Wetherby Gymnasium. Read More >

Shari Bernhardt

Class of 2008: Shair Bernhardt

11/18/10: Junior Shari Bernhardt Named Second Team All-Conference for IUPUI
ELMHURST, Ill. – Three of IUPUI’s volleyball players earned all-Summit League accolades, the conference announced Thursday evening. Junior Shari Bernhardt took home second-team all-league plaudits, while freshmen Alexis Meeks and Brittany Anglemyer both were named to the Summit League All-Freshmen Team. Read More >

Paige Weber

Class of 2007: Paige Weber

11/17/10: Senior Paige Weber Named to Pac-10 All Academic Team
WALNUT CREEK, Calif. – University of Arizona volleyball captain Paige Weber was named to the Pac-10 All-Academic First Team today in the league’s annual academic honors. Read More >

Janae Curnutt

Class of 2007: Janae Curnutt

11/14/10: Senior Janae Curnutt helps USI qualify for the NCAA Division II Tournament
EVANSVILLE, Ind.—The University of Southern Indiana volleyball team will compete in the NCAA II Midwest Region Tournament for the first time since 2004 after receiving an at-large bid in an announcement by the NCAA Sunday night. Read More >

Carolyn Holstein

Class of 2007: Carolyn Holstein

11/14/10: Senior Carolyn Holstein will end her career in the NCAA Division II Tournament
INDIANAPOLIS, IND. – For the first time since 1995, the University of Missouri-St. Louis volleyball team has earned a berth to the 2010 NCAA Division II Volleyball Tournament. Read More >

Ashley King

Class of 2009: Ashley King

11/14/10: Sophomore Ashley King helps USI qualify for the NCAA Division II Tournament
EVANSVILLE, Ind.—The University of Southern Indiana volleyball team will compete in the NCAA II Midwest Region Tournament for the first time since 2004 after receiving an at-large bid in an announcement by the NCAA Sunday night. Read More >

Brittany Pugh

Class of 2009: Brittany Pugh

11/14/10: Sophomore Brittany Pugh helps lead Lincoln Memorial to NCAA Division II Tournament
INDIANAPOLIS, IN -- The Lincoln Memorial University Volleyball team has earned the fourth seed in the upcoming NCAA Southeast Region Tourmanent to be held next weekend at Wingate University. LMU will face fifth seed Montevallo in the opening round. The pairings were announced by the NCAA Sunday evening. Read More >

Anna Lewer

Class of 2009: Anna Lewer

11/10/10: Sophomore Anna Lewer named first team all conference for Rose Hulman
TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology volleyball team placed two players on the all-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference squad in results released today. Read More >

Aubrey Cook

Class of 2010: Aubrey Cook

11/8/10: Freshman Aubrey Cook helps Iowa Western qualify for the Division 1 NJCAA National Tournament
This past weekend the Iowa Western volleyball team travelled to Carbondale, Il to take part in the District D Tournament. The Reivers swept the tournament in three matches without dropping a set. The Reivers defeated Kaskaskia College Friday evening and then faced the No. 2 seed John A. Logan in the semifinal match on Saturday. Read More >

Jessica Wolfe

Class of 2007: Jessica Wolfe

9/12/2010: Wolfe Named All-tournament at Butler Invite
INDIANAPOLIS - Senior Jessica Wolfe and junior Maureen Bamiro were named to the all-tournament team after leading the BU volleyball team to a 2-1 record at the Butler Invitational on Sept. 10-11. The Bulldogs picked up a pair of 3-0 victories before losing a close match to Xavier in the final Saturday night. Read More >

Carlyn Holstein

Class of 2007: Carlyn Holstein

9/11/2010: Holstein earns All-Tournament Honors
ST. LOUIS, MO. - Junior middle hitter Weslie Gaff and senior libero Carolyn Holstein of the UMSL volleyball team have been named to the Tritons Classic All-Tournament team. The two-day, eight-team affair was hosted by UMSL Friday and Saturday. Read More >

Kelsey Orr

Class of 2007: Kelsey Orr

9/11/2010: Orr claims All-Tournament honors as Eastern Illinois stuns Clemson
EAST LANSING, Mich. -- The Eastern Illinois volleyball squad ended the Michigan State Spartan Invitational on a high note on Saturday, stunning ACC power Clemson in a four-set affair (21-25, 25-16, 25-20, 25-22), after having been swept earlier in the day by the host squad (25-21, 25-11, 25-18). Read More >

Anna Lewer

Class of 2009: Anna Lewer

9/11/2010: Lewer leads Rose-Hulman to a 9-0 start
TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology defeated local power DePauw University for just the second time in school history in their third game of the Rose-Hulman Invitational. The Engineers proceeded to defeat Principia College in their final match to improve their school-record win streak to nine games to open the season. Read More >

Rachael Brown

Class of 2009: Rachael Brown

9/11/2010: Brown is named All Tournament for the third time this year
CARBONDALE, Ill. - Southern Illinois was crowned champion of the Saluki Invitational presented by the Hampton Inn for the fourth consecutive year, defeating Southeast Missouri State, 3-1 (25-18, 23-25, 25-13, 25-19) and South Florida, 3-0 (25-15, 25-12, 25-16) Saturday to take the title. Read More >

DeeAnn Garvin

Class of 2008: DeeAnn Garvin

9/7/2010: Garvin comes up big with 34 digs in win over Saint Xavier
CHICAGO, Ill. - The Olivet Nazarene University volleyball team captured their first Chicagoland Collegiate Athletic Concerence (CCAC) victory tonight as they were able to defeat the Cougars from Saint Xavier University (Ill.) in five games. Impressive numbers arose on the offensive side of the ball, but excellent defense is the key that gave ONU the edge in the end. Read More >

Shari Bernhardt

Class of 2008: Shari Bernhardt

9/7/2010: Bernhardt Named Summit League Defensive Player of the Week
ELMHURST, Ill. -- The Summit League has announced that IUPUI junior volleyball player Shari Bernhardt has been named The Summit League Defensive Player of the Week. Read More >

Arielle Knafel

Class of 2010: Arielle Knafel

9/6/2010: Knafel named MEAC Rookie of the Week
NORFOLK, Va. – Freshman Arielle Knafel of the Norfolk State volleyball team earned Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference Rookie of the Week accolades Monday, the second straight week an NSU player garnered the honor. Read More >

Rachael Brown

Class of 2009: Rachael Brown

9/4/2010: Brown named to All Tournament Team as Southern Illinois wins the UConn Toyota Classic
STORRS, Conn. - Break out your brooms - Southern Illinois volleyball has issued a sweep advisory. SIU (5-1) dealt 3-0 shutouts to both Hartford and Connecticut Saturday on its way to becoming the UConn Toyota Classic champions. All five of Southern's victories this season have been clean sweeps. Read More >

Carly Cramer

Class of 2009: Carly Cramer

9/4/2010: Cramer receives All Tournament honors as Purdue wins Pitt Invitational
PITTSBURGH - The Boilermakers clinched the Pitt Invitational title with a hard-fought four-set win over the Tulane Green Wave Saturday afternoon. Purdue won the match 25-18, 25-27, 25-14, 26-24. Read More >

Jessica Wolfe

Class of 2007: Jessica Wolfe

8/30/2010: Wolfe Named Horizon League Offensive Player of the Week
INDIANAPOLIS - Following an all-tournament team performance at Baylor during the season's opening weekend, Butler senior outside hitter Jessica Wolfe was named Horizon League Offensive Player of the Week. Wolfe averaged a league-best 4.75 kills and 4.88 points per set to during the season's first three matches.
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Sara Heldman

Class of 2007: Sara Heldman

8/30/2010: Heldman named America East Setter of the Week
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior tri-captain Sara Heldman (Greenwood, Ind.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team was named America East Setter of the Week on Monday. Read More >

Rachael Brown

Class of 2009: Rachael Brown

8/29/2010: Brown named All tournament at Iowa Hawkeye Challenge
IOWA CITY, Iowa - The Southern Illinois volleyball team finished the University of Iowa Hawkeye Challenge the same way it started, putting together a quick turnaround from Saturday night's loss to sweep Alabama in three sets (26-24, 25-19, 25-23) Sunday morning. Read More >

Rebecca Murray

Class of 2007: Rebecca Murray

8/12/2010: Murray named to All-Big East Preseason Team
STORRS, Conn. - The University of Connecticut volleyball team was selected to finish ninth in BIG EAST standings this season, as announced in the Preseason Coaches' Poll that was released Thursday. Senior middle hitter Rebecca Murray (Carmel, Ind.) was the only UConn player to earn preseason honors, as she was named to the All-BIG EAST Preseason Team. Read More >

Meredith Rosenbaum

Class of 2004: Meredith Rosenbaum

6/14/2010: York College Tabs Meredith Rosenbaum Head Coach
NEBRASKA - York College has named Meredith Rosenbaum of Searcy, Arkansas, as the new head coach for Panther volleyball. Rosenbaum replaces Charla Stark who has transferred to a position as the college’s director of housing.
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Paige Weber

Class of 2007: Paige Weber

4/7/2010: Weber Named to U.S. Women's A2 National Team
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - USA Volleyball has tabbed Arizona’s Paige Weber among 24 players selected to lead its U.S. Women’s National A2 Program for 2010.

The 2010 U.S. Women’s National A2 program is scheduled to train May 24-28 in Tempe, Ariz., before being split into two 12-player rosters to compete in the 2010 USA Open National Championships. Read More >