2019 Women's Volleyball News

  • Women’s Volleyball Drops Five-Set Heartbreaker to Boston College
    September 18, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Despite rallying in the fourth set to force a decisive fifth that featured extra points, the Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-5, 0-0 Ivy) fell, 3-2, in a five-set thriller to Boston College tonight, Sept. 18 at the Malkin Athletic Center. The Crimson dropped to 2-5 on the season by set scores of 25-15, 12-25, 17-25, 25-23 and 18-20.
  • Women’s Volleyball Prepares for New England Challenge, Syracuse
    September 17, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Returning to Cambridge for a pair of midweek matchups, the Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-4, 0-0 Ivy) will prepare for the New England Challenge, before facing Syracuse to cap off the three-match week. The Crimson will take on Boston College at the Malkin Athletic Center on Wednesday, Sept. 18 for a 7 p.m. tilt and travel to Northeastern on Thursday, Sept. 19 to compete for its third-consecutive New England Challenge crown. Harvard will then close out the week hosting Syracuse at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 21. 
  • Women's Volleyball Drops 3-1 Decision at UC Santa Barbara
    September 15, 2019
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Wrapping up the Thunderdome Classic last night, the Harvard women’s volleyball team suffered a 3-1 setback to tournament host UC Santa Barbara. The Crimson fell to 2-4 on the season by set scores of 15-25, 25-21, 10-25 and 17-25.
  • Women’s Volleyball Edged by San Diego
    September 14, 2019
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – On day two of the Thunderdome Classic hosted by UC Santa Barbara, the Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-3, 0-0 Ivy) dropped a 3-0 decision to San Diego in today’s afternoon contest. The Crimson fell by set scores of 14-25, 16-25 and 15-25.
  • Women’s Volleyball Falls to La Salle On Day One of Thunderdome Classic
    September 13, 2019
    SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – Opening the Thunderdome Classic in its second-straight weekend of tournament play, the Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-2, 0-0 Ivy) fell, 3-0, to La Salle (4-3, 0-0 A-10) on day one of competition at UC Santa Barbara. The Crimson was edged by set scores of 22-25, 17-25 and 22-25.
  • Women’s Volleyball Travels to UC Santa Barbara for Thunderdome Classic
    September 11, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-1, 0-0 Ivy) will return to the court this weekend, traveling to UC Santa Barbara for the Thunderdome Classic, Sept. 13-14. The Crimson will first face La Salle on Friday, Sept. 13 at 6 p.m. EST, before taking on San Diego at 1 p.m. EST and host UCSB at 10 p.m. EST on Saturday, Sept. 14. 
  • Women’s Volleyball Splits Saturday Contests at Harvard Invitational
    September 07, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Wrapping up the Harvard Invitational its in season-opening weekend, the Harvard women’s volleyball team (2-1, 0-0 Ivy) split its final two contests of the tournament today, Sept. 7. The Crimson closed out the night with a 3-1 victory of Rhode Island, after falling to Colgate, 3-1, earlier in the day. Following the tournament, senior Sope Adeleye and junior Sandra Zeng from the Crimson were named to the All-Tournament team for the strong contributions throughout the Invitational.
  • Women’s Volleyball Battles to Five-Set Victory Over Sacred Heart
    September 06, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Kicking off its 2019 campaign at home, the Harvard women’s volleyball team battled to a five-set victory over Sacred Heart in its season opener on day one of the Harvard Invitational tonight, Sept. 6. The Crimson secured the 3-2 victory by set scores of 25-21, 19-25, 16-25, 25-12 and15-13. Harvard improves to 1-0 on the season, while Sacred Heart drops to 2-2.
  • Women’s Volleyball Set to Open Season Hosting Harvard Invitational
    August 30, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The Harvard women’s volleyball team is set to kick off its 2019 campaign this weekend, Sept. 6-7, hosting the Harvard Invitational at the Malkin Athletic Center. The Crimson will welcome Colgate, Rhode Island and Sacred Heart for a round-robin slate this Friday through Saturday. Harvard’s first serve of the season is slated for 7 p.m. on Friday against Sacred Heart. The Crimson will then face a doubleheader on Saturday, taking on Colgate at 1 p.m. and Rhode Island at 7 p.m. All matches will be broadcast on ESPN+.
  • Women’s Volleyball Receives 11th Straight AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 22, 2019
    LEXINGTON, Ky. – For the 11th consecutive year, Harvard women’s volleyball has been recognized for its work in the classroom as the team earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2019 season.
  • Women’s Volleyball Announces 2019 Schedule
    May 17, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard women’s volleyball head coach Jennifer Weiss has announced the team’s 2019 schedule today, May 17. The slate features 12 home contests at the Malkin Athletic Center and the Crimson will once again host the Harvard Invitational and one of two New England Challenge matches this year.
  • Women's Volleyball Reveals Class of 2023
    May 08, 2019
    CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Looking forward to its fall campaign, Harvard women's volleyball head coach Jennifer Weiss has announced its incoming Class of 2023 today. The four-member class consists of: Grace Allen, Ava Rauser, Katie Vorhies and Ashley Wang. The accomplished incoming first-years hail from four different states and add to a talented group of 12 returning letterwinners that went 11-12 overall and 6-8 in conference play during its 2018 campaign. The Class of 2023 can be found below: