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UofL Volleyball Earns All ACC Honors

Melanie McHenry & Maggie DeJong end a rally with a block

Press Release from the University of Louisville athletic department:

Louisville junior setter Wilma Rivera has been selected as the 2017 ACC Setter of the Year with teammate Molly Sauer picking up her second ACC Defensive Player of the Year award. The awards were decided based on a vote of the league’s 15 head coaches, who could not vote for their own student-athletes.

ACC Co-Champion Louisville took home two major awards and 14 different schools are represented on the All-ACC Team, led by Louisville with six selections. Five student-athletes were recognized from NC State and Pitt, followed by three from Duke and Notre Dame, two from Florida State, Miami, North Carolina, Syracuse and Virginia Tech, and one each from Clemson, Georgia Tech, Virginia and Wake Forest.

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UofL Volleyball Heads To The Big Dance

Amanda Green skies for a kill

The University of Louisville volleyball team found out last night they will be heading to Minnesota to play the first round of the NCAA tournament. They will taken on Northern Iowa on Friday at 5:30 EST. Good luck ladies!

UofL Volleyball Wins ACC Title

Amanda Green (#18) and Jasmine Bennett (#25) attempt to block a WKU hitter

What a way to start off the weekend! Yesterday, the UofL Volleyball team clinched the ACC championship! Congrats on a great season (so far) ladies!

Cardinal Volleyball Sweeps #21 FSU

 

Melanie McHenry & Maggie DeJong end a rally with a blockThe University of Louisville’s volleyball team completely dominated Florida State University tonight at Cardinal Arena. FSU came in ranked number 21 in the nation, but they never won a game. What a great way to start off the weekend! Check out the highlights below!

UofL Volleyball Opens Up Newly Renovated Cardinal Arena Tonight!

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Courtesy of Spectrum Sports

It is a cold and rainy Friday here in the Ville, so come watch The University of Louisville Volleyball team in their home opener tonight in the newly renovated Cardinal Arena. The Cards take on Western Kentucky University at 6:30 PM. Keep in mind, all UofL home games have a clear bag policy moving forward. We look forward to seeing everyone out there tonight cheering on the Cards!

Highlights From UofL Volleyball’s Red And Black Scrimmage

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The University of Louisville Volleyball team had their Red vs Black scrimmage on August 19th. They held the game in the newly renovated Cardinal Arena, which is also volleyball’s new home! Take a look at the highlights below.

Cardinal Volleyball Announces Home Schedule

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The University of Louisville volleyball team released their 2017 schedule today. All games will be played in newly renovated Cardinal Arena. Follow the link below to get your tickets today!

55 (Episode 4)

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This week…..on 55…..

55 is not a state of mind or a way to live life your life…yet. It is a place to state facts and shoot down gripes. Once again I share with you the 55 most ridiculous things I have heard, had to debate, or just thought about this past week. I worked nine straight 10+ hour days, however on my off day I think of you, my people. (Who am I…. Gandhi? maybe)

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maybe not….enjoy….or not….whatevs..

1) First thing I want to say is Forget you Santa!!!!!! I told you that you were going down!!!

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2) Not the real Santa though, Loooooooove Yoooooooou

3) The Cards had played UC a total of 52 times dating back to 1922 going into last year’s game with 0 overtime games…..We have now competed in and won 2 straight

4) UC Pres Santa J Ono asked for everyone to not you the letter L on Thursday December the 5th…..To that I respond WE WIN _OSERS

5) Oh we__

6) I forgot it’s not the 5th anymore….I digress

7) The Women’s Volleyball season abruptly ended Friday with a sweep to former conference foe and rival Marquette

8) Oddly enough the AAC doesn’t hold a conference tournament for Volleyball

9) I hate the AAC

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10) Ha Take that AAC!

11) Oh we__

12) I keep forgetting

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Cardinal Athletics: Weekend In Review 11-17-13

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Here is what happened the weekend of Friday November 15th through Sunday November 17th around CardNation

Friday November 15th

Men’s Cross Country: Tyler Byrne and Ernest Kibet each ran to top-15 finishes to lead the University of Louisville men’s cross country team to a 10th-place showing at the NCAA Southeast Regional on Friday afternoon in Earlysville, Va. Byrne and Kibet each earned USTFCCCA All-Region honors for the first time in their respective careers after finishing in the top 30. Byrne finished 10th and clocked a school-record 29:16.1 in the 10K. It’s the second-consecutive meet that Byrne has broken a Louisville school record after he set the 8K mark en route to winning the American Athletic Conference title.

*University of Louisville cross country’s Tyler Byrne and Ernest Kibet received at-large bids to compete at the NCAA Cross Country Championships, the NCAA Division I Men’s and Women’s Track and Field Committee announced on Saturday.

Women’s Cross Country: Louisville was without two of its top runners in freshmen Adair Gennocro and Agnes Chepchumba, who missed their first races of the year with an injury. Each has registered a pair of top-10 finishes and the duo earned all-conference honors at the AAC Championships in early November. Michelle Molodynia, Kelsey Cramsey, and Megan Klein completed the Cardinals’ five scoring runners.

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Cardinal Athletics: Weekend In Review 11-10-13

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Here is what happened the weekend of Friday November 8th through Sunday November 10th around CardNation:

Friday November 8th

Women’s Volleyball: Senior outside hitter Emily Juhl had 17 kills to help the University of Louisville remain unbeaten at 12-0 in the American Athletic Conference as they held off a determined University of Houston in five sets, 25-17, 25-18, 13-25, 23-25, 15-6. Brooke Mattingly added 10 kills and Janelle Jenkins pitching in 11 kills.  Maya McClendon and Katie George each had double-doubles for Louisville with 10 kills and 20 digs and 34 assists and 18 digs, respectively. Caitlin Welch led the Cards with 25 digs, including her 2,000th career dig, becoming the first player in school history to accomplish that feat.

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