Tag: UCM Jennies Volleyball

Jennies improve after pair of weekend sweeps

Jennies volleyball swept Missouri Southern and Pittsburg State this weekend to improve to 8-4 (3-1 in the MIAA). They won each in different fashion. Friday, UCM traveled to Joplin to face Missouri Southern and had an offensive night to remember. As a team, the Jennies hit .361 with just 11 errors in taking the match… Read more »

Update: Volleyball qualifies for NCAA Tournament

Following a semifinal loss to Nebraska-Kearney in the MIAA Tournament, Jennies volleyball was selected to play in the NCAA’s 64-team postseason tournament. The Jennies received an at-large bid after failing to capture the MIAA Championship and will compete in the Central Region tournament that begins Thursday. Central Missouri is the seventh seed in the eight-team… Read more »

Six Jennies earn All-MIAA

The MIAA released its regular season awards Thursday and six Jennies were recognized, including two first-team mentions and the Freshman of the Year award. Senior Kylie Hohlen makes her second consecutive appearance on the first team and has earned the honor as both a libero in 2017 and outside hitter this season. Hohlen is second… Read more »

Update: Volleyball advances to conference semifinals

Jennies volleyball began the MIAA Championship with a 3-1 win on the road over Northwest Missouri State in the quarterfinal round. The first set saw the Jennies use an 11-3 run to pull away to a 19-10 lead. The Jennies took the set 25-15 behind seven kills from senior Kylie Hohlen. Set two was more… Read more »

Jennies ride six game streak into final matches

With only two games remaining in the regular season, Jennies volleyball will be at home this weekend to honor two seniors and continue to make their case for an NCAA Tournament bid. At 22-6, the No. 15 Jennies are coming off what was likely their most important win of the season in a straight sweep… Read more »

Update: Volleyball picks up fourth straight win

No. 15 Jennies volleyball got their fourth-consecutive win over Northwest Missouri State 3-1 Saturday at the Multipurpose Building. The streak comes after Central Missouri dropped two matches in a row for the first time this season in losses to then-No. 4 Nebraska-Kearney and then-No. 17 Central Oklahoma. The Jennies came back with convincing wins over… Read more »

Jennies streak snapped by Lopers

Riding a four-match winning streak in which they had won every set, Jennies volleyball suffered a sweep at the hands of No. 4 Nebraska-Kearney Saturday at the Multipurpose Building. Central Missouri came into the match ranked 16th in the nation, having won each of its last four matches convincingly, taking 12 sets without allowing its… Read more »

Jennies drop final match of homestand

After over three weeks and nine matches on the road, Jennies volleyball returned to the Multipurpose Building last week for three matches against MIAA opponents. Central Missouri is currently ranked 17th in the AVCA coaches poll following a 6-3 road trip that saw the Jennies compete against top-5 teams in Concordia-St. Paul and Lewis. The… Read more »

Update: Volleyball opens MIAA play

No. 9 Jennies volleyball is set to begin its in-conference schedule after going 8-2 to begin the season. The Jennies will play their first two matches of the MIAA slate on the road against Missouri Western and Northwest Missouri State on Friday and Saturday before returning home to face Lindenwood Tuesday. Central Missouri competed in… Read more »