Volleyball falls to Kennesaw in season opener

Volleyball falls to Kennesaw in season opener

In front of a rowdy home crowd during the season opener, the Belmont volleyball team lost in four sets to former Atlantic Sun rival Kennesaw State on Friday night at the Curb Event Center. Although the match didn’t result in a win, Belmont coach Tony Howell said he found positive […]

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PREVIEW: Belmont volleyball going for the ace

PREVIEW: Belmont volleyball going for the ace

New management means a change of pace for the Belmont women’s volleyball team this year. First year head coach Tony Howell is challenging the girls to push themselves in ways they’ve never done before. Last year, the team finished second in the 2013 conference tournament and were picked to finished third […]

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Q&A with Tony Howell: taking risks

Q&A with Tony Howell: taking risks

When the volleyball team heard its former head coach was leaving in the middle of its spring season last year, former assistant coach Tony Howell immediately stepped into the role of head coach. It was only a matter of time before the athletic department made it official. Howell started at […]

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Libero digs way to record

Libero digs way to record

Her alternate jersey may cause Jamie Lundstrom to stick out on the volleyball court. But when you add in her petite frame, the libero can’t be missed. Standing at 5-foot-5-inch , the senior has become a deceptive tool for Belmont’s defense the past four seasons, becoming the all-time career leader […]

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Volleyball sweeps Mississippi State

Volleyball sweeps Mississippi State

In their opening match of the Bruin Classic, the volleyball team swept Southeastern Conference opponent Mississippi State in three sets. Final scores for the sets were 24-15, 25-23 and 25-21. “Mississippi State is a good school, they have an excellent volleyball program, They’re in a higher conference than us. I […]

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Bruins win set, drop NCAA match to Louisville

Bruins win set, drop NCAA match to Louisville

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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Bruins defeat EKU in four sets

Bruins defeat EKU in four sets

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 […]

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Bruins down Lady Govs in four sets

Bruins down Lady Govs in four sets

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, […]

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Volleyball loses to TSU in five sets

Volleyball loses to TSU in five sets

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 […]

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Volleyball falls to Lady Toppers

Volleyball falls to Lady Toppers

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 […]

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Gable aims to repeat all-conference year

Gable aims to repeat all-conference year

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 […]

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Senior-less volleyball team tabbed for success

Senior-less volleyball team tabbed for success

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 […]

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