2008 Alverno College Volleyball News

  • Alverno Volleyball Concludes Season with Loss at Concordia Chicago
    October 29, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team played through a difficult Northern Athletics Conference match with Concordia University Chicago, falling 3-0 (25-5, 25-13, 25-18) to the host Cougars on Wednesday, Oct. 29, in River Forest, Ill.
  • Inferno Volleyball Battles with Crusaders in 2nd Set, but Drops Final Home Match
    October 25, 2008
    Despite a heated battle in the second set of the Alverno College women’s volleyball team’s match with Maranatha Baptist Bible College that resulted in a tight 26-24 win for the visiting Crusaders, the Inferno lacked the extra push to sustain that effort in their other two sets, dropping the Northern Athletics Conference match, 3-0, at home on Saturday, Oct. 25, in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Inferno Go 4 Sets, but Fall to Edgewood
    October 24, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team went four sets with Northern Athletics Conference foe Edgewood College Friday night, but lost 3-1 to the host Eagles.
  • Inferno Volleyball Unable to Match Stars’ Spark
    October 21, 2008
    Although the Alverno College women’s volleyball team improved throughout its match with Dominican University, the Inferno were unable to muster enough steam to knock off the Stars, who captured the Northern Athletics Conference match win, 3-0, on Tuesday, Oct. 21, in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Inferno Volleyball Falls to Strong Lakeland College Squad
    October 15, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team struggled through its Northern Athletics Conference match with a hard-hitting Lakeland College squad, falling 3-0 on Wednesday, Oct. 15, at home in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Alverno Volleyball Drops to 0-6 in NAC with Loss to Rockford
    October 11, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team suffered a 3-0 (25-19, 25-13, 25-21) Northern Athletics Conference match loss to Rockford College on Saturday, Oct. 11, at home in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Inferno Swept by MSOE
    October 10, 2008
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team lost a Northern Athletics Conference match to MSOE tonight, 3-0, at the Kern Center in Milwaukee.
  • Inferno Drop Two Matches at WLC Triangular
    October 06, 2008
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team dropped a pair of matches on Saturday, Oct 4, falling to host Wisconsin Lutheran College, 3-0, and then to Finlandia University, 3-1.
  • Alverno Volleyball Falls to CUW Despite Victory in 2nd Set
    October 03, 2008
    Although the Alverno College women’s volleyball team was able to capture a 27-25 victory the second set of its Northern Athletics Conference match with Concordia University Wisconsin, its first set victory in league play this season, it wasn’t enough to propel the Inferno to their first NAC match victory of the year as the Falcons would ultimately dominate in the other three sets to secure the match win, 3-1, on Friday, Oct. 3, during Alverno’s Homecoming Weekend festivities in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Inferno Fall to Aurora, 0-3 in NAC
    September 30, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team dropped three-consecutive sets to host Aurora University tonight, falling to 0-3 in the Northern Athletics Conference.
  • Alverno Volleyball Drops 5-Set Heartbreaker to NBBC
    September 25, 2008
    Although the Alverno College women’s volleyball team battled strong with Northland Baptist Bible College and looked ready to finally break out of an eight-match losing streak, the Inferno fell to the Pioneers in the fifth set to drop the non-conference match, 3-2, on its home court on Thursday, Sept. 25, in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Inferno Volleyball Loses Second Conference Match
    September 24, 2008
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team lost their second Northern Athletics Conference match to Marian University, 3-0 (25-14, 25-12, 25-19), tonight in Fond du Lac, Wis.
  • Shorthanded Alverno Struggles at Clarke Tournament
    September 20, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team lost four straight matches at the Clarke College volleyball tournament in Dubuque this Friday, Sept. 19 and Saturday, Sept. 20.
  • Inferno Volleyball Battles, Falls to Benedictine in NAC Opener
    September 18, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team played point for point with Benedictine University during certain stretches in its Northern Athletics Conference opener, but ultimately fell to the Eagles, 3-0 (25-16, 25-17, 25-12), at home on Thursday, Sept. 18, in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Inferno Volleyball Swept by Moody
    September 16, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team was swept, 3-0, to host Moody Bible Institute Tuesday night in Chicago.
  • Inferno Volleyball Falls to NBBC, 3-1
    September 12, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team fell to Northland Baptist Bible College, 3-1, Friday night in Dunbar, Wis.
  • Inferno Volleyball Triumphs Over Cross-Town Rival Mount Mary
    September 09, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team overcame a meltdown in the third and fourth sets of its non-conference match with Mount Mary to take the contest with a tight 15-11 victory in the fifth set on Tuesday, Sept. 9, on its home court in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Alverno Volleyball Drops Home Opener to Ripon
    September 05, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team dropped its home opener to non-conference Ripon College, 3-0 (25-11, 25-17, 25-18), on Friday, Sept. 5, in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • Alverno Volleyball Takes Fifth at Warrior Invite
    August 30, 2008
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team dropped a pair of matches this afternoon to take fifth place at the Wisconsin Lutheran Warrior Invite in Milwaukee, Wis., losing the first match, 3-0, to North Park University and the second, 3-0, to Carroll University.
  • 2008 Volleyball Season Preview: Challenges Can't Quell Inferno Volleyball's Spirit
    August 29, 2008
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team has a multitude of challenges to overcome for the 2008 season as it adjusts to a brand-new coaching staff and a small roster nearly full of first-time college players. However, first-year head coach Crystal McClure is optimistic of the Inferno's chances to begin the season with a clean slate and improve on last year's 2-27 record by continuously maintaining a positive attitude.
  • Women's Volleyball Kicks off Season 1-1 at Warrior Invite, Prevails over North Central
    August 29, 2008
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team snagged its first win of the season, 3-1, over North Central University (Minn.) before dropping their second match of the day to Lake Forest College, 3-0, as the Inferno kicked off their non-conference schedule at the Wisconsin Lutheran Warrior Invite on Friday, Aug. 29, in Milwaukee, Wis.
  • McClure Leads New Volleyball Staff At Alverno
    August 08, 2008
    Crystal McClure was named head volleyball coach and Heather Mernitz was named an assistant coach for the 2008 season.