Less than a week after a straight set loss to the Louisville Cardinals, the Belmont volleyball team needed to put pressure on the home team when they played again in the NCAA Tournament. That pressure came quickly when the Bruins took the first set Thursday night. After taking that first [...]
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While the Belmont volleyball team defeated the Eastern Kentucky Colonels in four sets Friday night at the Curb Event Center, head coach Deane Webb was quick to say the conference win wasn’t clean after the match. “It probably wasn’t our best volleyball at times, a bit sloppy,” he said. “At [...]
In arguably one of the most exciting matches of their season, the Belmont volleyball team battled the Austin Peay Lady Governors to a three sets to one win Tuesday night at the Curb Event Center. “It was a really good win. I was very, very impressed with Austin Peay’s team, [...]
One set away from a win, the Belmont volleyball team lost three straight sets and fell to a scrappy Tennessee State Tigers team in the Bruins’ conference home opener Tuesday night. “It started off very well, we played with a high level of intensity, and mental discipline,” said head coach [...]
The Belmont volleyball team fell in straight sets to the No. 24 Western Kentucky Lady Toppers Tuesday night at the Curb Event Center. The Bruins lost 21-25, 7-25 and 24-26 to the Sun Belt team who became nationally ranked after defeating Michigan last week. Sophomore Alex Martin led the Bruins [...]
Scarlet Gable wasn’t supposed to start on last year’s Belmont volleyball team. Once a teammate was hurt, however, the then-freshman stepped in, played a major role on the team and earned all-conference honors by the end of the season. Before she stepped in, Gable admits she was terrified of the [...]
Despite a new conference, new assistant coaches and no seniors on their roster, the Belmont Bruins volleyball team has been picked to do well during their inaugural season in the Ohio Valley Conference. Last month, conference coaches voted the Bruins as the second-best team in the OVC in their preseason [...]
As the semester ends, seven Belmont teams have wrapped up their fall seasons. Many of the squads and individuals had strong, even record-breaking seasons. In this article, the Vision has recapped the records and accomplishments for every Belmont team that took the field (or course, or court) this semester. Men’s [...]
One set away from a season-ending defeat, the Belmont volleyball team rallied to win a fiercely competitive five set match over the ETSU Buccaneers in the semifinals of the Atlantic Sun conference tournament Friday evening. Belmont came out strong early in the match, and took a one-set lead with a [...]
After a third-place finish in the Atlantic Sun last season, the Belmont volleyball team is looking to build on its strengths to take this year’s conference title. With five freshmen, five sophomores and one incoming transfer, pre-season picks put Belmont third again, behind conference rivals Lipscomb and Kennesaw State. Despite [...]
Belmont volleyball is off to a rough start, but the team still has its sights set on the NCAA tournament after coming up short last year. The Bruins (6-11, 0-1 Atlantic Sun) have not had it easy in the early stages of their schedule, losing to opponents such as Notre [...]
Women’s cross-country to defend title Oct. 31 For the third time in her career, senior cross-country runner Bethany Thune was recognized as the Atlantic Sun Runner of the Week. This time, the recognition came her first-place performance at the Evansville Invitational Oct. 21. On muddy terrain, Thune finished the 5K [...]
After winning the 2008 Atlantic Sun tournament and playing in the NCAA tournament, the Belmont Bruins volleyball team had high expectations for themselves for the 2009 season. Despite a 4-8 start, their objective remains the same.