2011-12 Women's Volleyball News

July 24, 2012
Women's Volleyball Receives AVCA Team Academic Award

May 16, 2012
Four Incoming Freshmen to Join Women's Volleyball Team in 2012
Head women’s volleyball coach Jennifer Weiss has announced the addition of Caroline Holte, Hannah Schmidt, Jennifer Shults and Kathleen Wallace.

February 14, 2012
Senior Perspective: Sandra Lynne Fryhofer, Women's Volleyball
Sandra Lynne Fryhofer talks about her time with the Harvard women's volleyball team.

January 26, 2012
Senior Perspective: Christine Wu, Women's Volleyball
Co-captain Christine Wu talks about being a senior on the Harvard women's volleyball team.

January 4, 2012
Season Recap: 2011 Harvard Women's Volleyball
Head Coach Jennifer Weiss looks back at the 2011 Harvard women's volleyball season...

December 14, 2011
Docter Named Women's Volleyball's 59th Captain
Rising senior Taylor Docter has been voted by her teammates as captain of the women’s volleyball team for the 2012 season...

December 13, 2011
Ten Fall Student-Athletes Tabbed Academic All-Ivy League
The Ivy League has announced the names of 80 student-athletes – including 10 from Harvard—who have been named to the fall 2011-12 Academic All-Ivy League team.

November 17, 2011
Wu, Docter Named to All-Ivy League Second Team
Christine Wu and Taylor Docter earned All-Ivy honors, giving the Crimson at least one All-Ivy selection in each of the last 18 years...

November 12, 2011
Harvard Women's Volleyball Closes Out Season With Win Against Brown
The Harvard women’s volleyball team defeated Brown in four sets Saturday night at the Malkin Athletic Center. The Crimson closed out its 2011 campaign with a 12-12 record and 5-9 in Ivy League play with the victory.

November 11, 2011
Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets to Yale
The Crimson was defeated in straight sets despite a 10-kill performance by Taylor Docter...

November 10, 2011
Christine Wu Named to Capital One Academic All-District First Team
Senior Christine Wu has been named to the Capitol One All-District Volleyball First Team for District I, as decided by the College of Sports Information Directors of America. This is the second-consecutive year that Wu has received this honor.

November 9, 2011
Women’s Volleyball Wraps Up Season at Home with Yale and Brown
The Crimson will honor senior co-captains Sandra Lynne Fryhofer and Christine Wu prior to Saturday’s match...

November 5, 2011
Women's Volleyball Falls in Five at Cornell, 3-2
The Harvard women’s volleyball team went to five sets for a seventh time but came away on the wrong end of a 3-2 decision at Cornell on Saturday...

November 4, 2011
Wu Digs Her Way Into Ivy League History
Christine Wu moved into second place as in Ivy League history for career digs as the Crimson fell at Columbia Friday night, 3-0.

November 4, 2011
Highlights: Wu Moves to Second In Ivy History for Career Digs
Senior Christine Wu and head coach Jen Weiss reflect on the senior's career at Harvard

October 31, 2011
Highlights: Women's Volleyball vs. Penn & Princeton
The Crimson split a pair of matches against Penn and Princeton over the weekend at the Malkin Athletic Center...

October 29, 2011
Docter's Efforts Not Enough as Women's Volleyball Falls to Princeton, 3-1
Taylor Docter turned in 14 kills and eight digs in the Crimson's loss to Princeton Saturday night at the MAC...

October 28, 2011
Strong Defense Propels Women's Volleyball to 3-1 Win Over Penn
Christine Wu recorded 25 digs to move into fourth place in the Ivy League record books...

October 27, 2011
Women's Volleyball Set to Host Penn and Princeton in Ivy Action
The Crimson welcome Penn and Princeton to the MAC this weekend in search of its first weekend conference sweep of the year...

October 24, 2011
Seeing Crimson: Women's Volleyball's Christine Wu
Step onto the court with Harvard women's volleyball's Christine Wu, the Crimson's all-time leader in digs...

October 22, 2011
Harvard Women's Volleyball Falls in Four at Dartmouth
Kristen Casey, Sandra Lynne Fryhofer and Teresa Skelly turned in double-digit kill performances in the loss...

October 17, 2011
Highlights: Women's Volleyball Knocks Off First Place Columbia
The Crimson took down the Lions in straight sets on Saturday led by the hot serving hand of Taylor Docter...

October 15, 2011
Women's Volleyball Upends First Place Columbia, 3-0
The Crimson defeated the Lions in straight sets Saturday afternoon behind the hot serving of Taylor Docter...

October 14, 2011
Women's Volleyball Suffers 3-1 Loss to Cornell
Taylor Docter recorded 14 kills and five blocks Friday night as the Crimson fell to Cornell, 3-1...

October 12, 2011
Women's Volleyball Returns Home for Pair of Ivy League Contests
The Crimson will host Cornell and Columbia this weekend at the MAC after playing four straight matches on the road...

October 8, 2011
Women's Volleyball Falls in Straight Sets at Yale
Natalie Doyle recorded her fourth straight double-double as the Crimson fell to 2-3 in the Ivy League...

October 7, 2011
Casey Propells Women's Volleyball to 3-1 Win at Brown
Kristen Casey recorded her third straight double-double as the Crimson won its second match in a row...

October 1, 2011
Casey Leads Women's Volleyball Past Penn, 3-2, for First Ivy Win
Kristen Casey led the Crimson to a 3-2 win at Penn Saturday, giving the Crimson its first Ivy League win...

September 30, 2011
Women's Volleyball Falls Short in Comeback Effort at Princeton
The Crimson forced a fifth set after trailing 2-0 but were downed 3-2 by Princeton Friday...

September 24, 2011
Women's Volleyball Falls to Dartmouth 3-2 in Ivy League Opener
The Harvard women's volleyball team opened Ivy League play Saturday with a 3-2 loss to Dartmouth...

September 22, 2011
Women's Volleyball Opens Ivy League Schedule at Home vs. Dartmouth
Harvard opens Ivy League play Saturday against Dartmouth in the Malkin Athletic Center.

September 17, 2011
Saturday Split Lands Women’s Volleyball in Second at Harvard Invitational
The Harvard women’s volleyball team split a pair of matches Saturday at the Malkin Athletic Center to finish the 2011 Harvard Invitational in second place with a 2-1 record.

September 16, 2011
Crimson in Command as Women’s Volleyball Powers Past Holy Cross, 3-0
Holy Cross received a harsh welcome from the Harvard women’s volleyball team, as the Crimson silenced the Crusaders, 3-0, Friday night in the second game of the 2011 Harvard Invitational.

September 14, 2011
Women's Volleyball Rides Hot Start Into Harvard Invitational
Harvard hosts Navy, Northeastern and Holy Cross in the Harvard Invitational, Sept. 16-17. The Crimson enters the tournament with a record of 5-2 on the season.

September 13, 2011
Women’s Volleyball Outlasts New Hampshire, 3-2, in Home Opener
After comfortably collecting the opening set, the Harvard women’s volleyball team held strong to finish off New Hampshire in its third five-set match of the season, downing the Wildcats, 3-2, Tuesday night at the Malkin Athletic Center.

September 12, 2011
Women's Volleyball Opens Home Schedule Against New Hampshire
After notching four road wins in its first six matches of the season, the Harvard women’s volleyball team opens its home schedule Tuesday night against New Hampshire at the Malkin Athletic Center.

September 10, 2011
Women’s Volleyball Slips Against Maryland-Eastern Shore
In its final game of the 2011 Bryant Invitational, the Harvard volleyball team ran into a strong Maryland-Eastern Shore squad, dropping a 3-0 match to the Hawks Saturday afternoon.

September 9, 2011
Women’s Volleyball Takes Two to Start Bryant Invitational
With a pair of wins Friday night, the Harvard women’s volleyball team secured its best start since 2001, silencing Holy Cross, 3-0, and downing Bryant, 3-1, on the first night of the Bryant Invitational.

September 3, 2011
Five-Set Thriller Highlights Two-Win Day for Women’s Volleyball
A day after dropping a five-set match in its season opener, the Harvard women’s volleyball team won a pair of matches Saturday to wrap up action at the Georgia State Invitational.

September 2, 2011
Harvard Teams Kick Off 2011-12
Harvard women’s soccer, women’s volleyball and field hockey begin their 2011-12 athletic seasons today, as all-three squads will compete in road contests.

September 2, 2011
Volleyball Drops Five Set Decision in Season Opener
The Harvard women’s volleyball team took the first two sets of the 2011 season, but couldn’t hold the lead as the Crimson dropped a five-set decision to The College of Charleston in its season opening match at the Georgia State Invitational.

August 29, 2011
Season Preview: High Hopes for Women's Volleyball in 2011
Jennifer Weiss, head coach of the Harvard women's volleyball team, discusses the upcoming season.

July 15, 2011
2011 Harvard Women’s Volleyball Schedule Released
Eleven home matches await the Harvard women’s volleyball team this season as the university announced the team’s 2011 schedule Friday.

July 1, 2011
Women’s Volleyball Welcomes Five Freshmen for 2011 Season
Five freshmen will be joining the Harvard volleyball team for the 2011 season, head coach Jen Weiss announced Friday.