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Welcome to the Nest: Volleyball

Welcome to the Nest: Volleyball

February 11, 2021

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QW4FJ4ykYMU Welcome to the Nest is ENTV's newest sports segment where we get to meet and know the newest members of Eagle Athletics. Episode One is all about two of the...

Cortney VanLiew takes home her second consecutive ASUN Preseason Player of the Year award; EN Photo by Julia Bonavita

VanLiew, Axner and Lockey Sweep ASUN Volleyball Preseason Awards

January 14, 2021

By Jake Henning Sports Editor FGCU Volleyball had four of their players recognized this week, with three of them taking ASUN awards for the conference. Cortney VanLiew notched her second-consecutive preseason...

Photo Provided by FGCU Athletics // Chris Sweat has been promoted to head coach of the FGCU beach volleyball program after serving as an assistant coach for five seasons.

Sweat promoted to head coach of FGCU beach volleyball

January 10, 2020

Harold J. Solomon IV Sports Editor After serving as an assistant coach to the FGCU beach volleyball team for five seasons, Chris Sweat has been promoted to head coach of the program. Sweat's promotion...

EN Photo by Julia Bonavita // Dana Axners team-high 30 digs earned her a spot on the all-tournament team following FGCUs 3-2 loss in the ASUN Championship to Kennesaw State.

FGCU loses five-set thriller to Kennesaw State in ASUN Championship

November 24, 2019

By Harold J. Solomon IV Sports Editor After defeating Lipscomb 3-1 in the semifinal match on Friday, the FGCU volleyball team nearly reverse swept Kennesaw State after being at a two-set disadvantage but...

EN Photo by Julia Bonavita // FGCUs hitters starred with the help of Chelsey Lockeys 36 assists. The team recorded a near .500 hitting percentage in their win against NJIT.

Eagles sweep NJIT, secure ASUN regular season title

November 16, 2019

By Bryce Thompson Staff Writer The FGCU volleyball team enjoyed a historic Friday night victory as it clinched their second straight outright regular-season title in their win over NJIT. The 25-17, 25-9,...

Photo Provided by FGCU Athletics // Daniele Serrano inched closer to cementing her name in history, as shes now eight blocks shy of the all-time ASUN record for career blocks.

Eagles sweep Lipscomb, clinch share of ASUN title

November 11, 2019

By Bryce Thompson Staff Writer FGCU volleyball clinched at least a share of the regular-season Atlantic Sun on Sunday, sweeping Lipscomb 25-21, 25-19, 25-14. The Eagles bounced back after their 14-game...

EN Photo by Julia Bonavita // FGCUs hitters starred with the help of Chelsey Lockeys 36 assists. The team recorded a near .500 hitting percentage in their win against NJIT.

FGCU fouls up against Kennesaw State, breaks 14-match win streak

November 9, 2019

By Cole Potts Staff Writer The FGCU volleyball team lost grip of its 14-match win streak in a 3-1 set loss Kennesaw State University on Friday night. Despite the loss, the Eagles still hold a one-and-a-half...

Photo Provided by FGCU Athletics // Cortney VanLiews 15 kill game in the 3-0 victory Stetson marks her 20th game this season with double-digit kills, as the Eagles extend their winning streak to 13.

FGCU volleyball sweeps Stetson 3-0 on senior night

November 2, 2019

By Jake Henning Assitant Sports Editor On a night where the seniors were celebrated, the FGCU volleyball team secured their 13th win in a row, beating Stetson in three straight sets (25-15, 25-14, 25-9). Cortney...

Photo Provided by FGCU Athletics // Daniele Serrano inched closer to cementing her name in history, as shes now eight blocks shy of the all-time ASUN record for career blocks.

Eagles get back at Liberty, keep winning streak alive

October 30, 2019

By Bryce Thompson Staff Writer FGCU Volleyball dominated Liberty on Tuesday night, sweeping Liberty in a revenge game from earlier in the season (25-17, 25-20, 25-22). The Eagles avenged their lone conference...

Photo Provided by FGCU Athletics // Tori Morris led the Green and Blue with 10 kills as they swept North Alabama 3-0 on the road early Sunday afternoon. With this win, the Eagles take sole possession of first place atop the ASUN conference.

Eagles soar to 11th straight victory, sweep North Alabama

October 28, 2019

By Bryce Thompson Staff Writer FGCU Volleyball (21-3) defeated North Alabama Sunday afternoon in three straight sets (25-14, 25-6, 25-22) as the Eagles continue their dominating streak of 11 straight wins....

Photo Provided by FGCU Athletics // Chelsey Lockey helped the Eagles in a big way as she recorded 36 assists in the 3-0 win against Jacksonville, extending FGCUs winning streak to 10.

FGCU sweeps Jacksonville, extend win streak to 10

October 26, 2019

By Cole Potts Staff Writer The FGCU women’s volleyball team defeated Jacksonville 3-0 on Friday to extend their winning streak to 10 games. The Eagles are now tied with Pittsburgh at 20 wins for the...

EN Photo by Julia Bonavita // Dana Axner became the youngest player in FGCU history to reach 1,000 career digs as the Eagles swept Bethune-Cookman 3-0 at home on Tuesday night.

Axner makes history, FGCU wins ninth straight

October 23, 2019

By Bryce Thompson Staff Writer The FGCU women's volleyball team swept Bethune-Cookman (25-15, 25-20, 25-15) on Tuesday night. Standout sophomore Dana Axner made history in the matchup, becoming the youngest...

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