Bruins swept by the Norse in straight sets

Bruins swept by the Norse in straight sets

In its first match of the day in the Bruin Classic, the Belmont volleyball team could not find its rhythm in a three-set sweep to Northern Kentucky on Saturday morning at the Curb Event Center. The Bruins managed to complete a low .050 hitting percentage in the match compared to […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Emily Richards

Meet the new Bruin: Emily Richards

Emily Richards plays as a libero defensive specialist on the volleyball team, wearing a number 11 jersey. Her volleyball career started at a young age. “My high school coach really got me into this sport when I was in fourth grade,” she explained. She has continued playing since then, graduating […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Brie Lewis

Meet the new Bruin: Brie Lewis

Freshman Brie Lewis starts her inaugural season with the Bruins as a right side hitter. Lewis is a Midwesterner hailing from Stilwell, Kansas who is studying Design Communications. After spending time on campus with the team and in the Leu Center, Lewis was sold and made the move down South […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Arianna Person

Meet the new Bruin: Arianna Person

Arianna Person wears a number 10 jersey for the Belmont volleyball team, playing as an outside hitter. A graduate of Saint James Academy in Kansas City, Person’s declared major is nursing. Two of her favorite hobbies include reading and painting. Her favorite TV show to watch is “New Girl.” Person […]

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Meet the new Bruin: Ellie Ivancich

Meet the new Bruin: Ellie Ivancich

One of the newest additions to Belmont’s volleyball team is Ellie Ivancich, a libero hailing from Naperville, Illinois. Ivancich’s mom is an alumnus of Belmont, which is what initially sparked her interest in Belmont. Additionally, she was looking for a Christian university, making Belmont the perfect match and Music City […]

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Bruin Blitz 9/2-9/7

Bruin Blitz 9/2-9/7

Men’s soccer (0-4-0) Sept. 5 at Evansville Belmont men’s soccer team fell to Evansville 5-0 Friday night. Charlie Macias scored two early goals to help guide the Purple Aces against the Bruins. The Bruins’ best scoring chance came from senior Luca Schioppa minutes before Macias scored his second goal. Six […]

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Bruin Blitz: 8/25-9/01

Bruin Blitz: 8/25-9/01

Cross Country 8/29 Belmont Opener @ Percy Warner Park Belmont men’s and women’s cross country teams opened up their season Friday just around the corner at Percy Warner Park’s five kilometer course. The women came in seventh and the men earned a second-place finish behind Purdue and Middle Tennessee State. […]

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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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