2018 Volleyball News

  • #SummitVB Weekly Notebook: No. 5
    September 20, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The regular season for The Summit League volleyball teams opens this weekend with eight of the nine members taking the court Friday. Denver sits at the top of the league going into the weekend with only one loss, while Purdue Fort Wayne (9-5) and North Dakota (8-7) round out the top three.
  • Rightnowar, Flores garner Players of the Week
    September 17, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –Purdue Fort Wayne’s Nicole Rightnowar and North Dakota’s Taliyah Flores were named The Summit League Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for their performances during the last weekend of non-conference play.
  • #SummitVB Weekly Notebook: No. 4
    September 13, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Summit League volleyball teams round out non-conference action this upcoming week with all nine members taking the court. Competition begins Friday, Sept. 14 at 10 a.m. with North Dakota matching up against South Florida at the USF Classic.
  • DU’s Latham, SDSU’s Richardson named Players of the Week
    September 10, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Denver’s Becca Latham and South Dakota State’s Payton Richardson were named The Summit League Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for their efforts on the court this weekend.
  • #SummitVB Weekly Notebook: No. 3
    September 06, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The non-conference action continues for The Summit League volleyball teams this weekend with competition all over the country. The action begins tomorrow with all nine members competing.
  • Case, Rasmussen earn Player of the Week honors
    September 04, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – Omaha’s Sydney Case and South Dakota’s Anne Rasmussen were named The Summit League Volleyball Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week, respectively, after helping each of their teams win home tournaments this past weekend.
  • #SummitVB Weekly Notebook: No. 2
    August 30, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. -- The Summit League volleyball teams are back this weekend with a competitive schedule ahead. The docket includes matches against a couple of Power Five opponents, a three-time NCAA tournament qualifier and a top three nationally-ranked squad. 
  • Jaqua, Novotny tab first Player of the Week accolades of the season
    August 27, 2018
    Following their performances in the opening weekend of the 2018 volleyball campaign, Purdue Fort Wayne’s senior setter Madison Jaqua was tabbed The Summit League’s Offensive Player of the Week, while Denver’s senior libero/defensive specialist Olivia Novotny notched the accolade on the defensive end.
  • #SummitVB Weekly Notebook: Week 1
    August 23, 2018
    All nine of The Summit League's volleyball members have their first serve of the 2018 season this weekend.
  • Denver tabbed as preseason favorite
    August 16, 2018
    The Summit League’s volleyball coaches pegged the Denver Pioneers as the 2018 preseason favorites for the fifth-consecutive season.