2009 Alverno College Volleyball News

  • Lawson hired to lead Alverno volleyball program
    March 08, 2010
    Alverno College Director of Athletics Brad Duckworth has announced the hiring of Paul Lawson as Alverno's new head volleyball coach effective immediately. Lawson becomes the fifth head coach of the program which enters its 11th season of competition this fall.
  • McClure resigns post as head volleyball coach
    December 08, 2009
    Crystal McClure has resigned her position as head volleyball coach at Alverno College effective immediately.
  • Alverno Volleyball raises over $1,000 for Dig for Life initiative
    December 04, 2009
    In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness month, the Alverno College women’s volleyball team set and exceeded its goal of raising $1,000 during the month of October for the 2009 Dig for Life initiative, tallying $1,080.20 in total donations that will go towards breast cancer research and education in partnership with the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee.
  • Reuter named to 2009 NAC All-Sportsmanship Team
    November 12, 2009
    Alverno College junior setter Kim Reuter has been named to the 2009 Northern Athletics Conference All-Sportsmanship Team, which is comprised of 13 individuals who exemplified positive sportsmanship throughout the season.
  • Alverno wraps up 2009 season with 3-0 loss at Mount Mary
    October 29, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team closed out its 2009 season schedule with a 3-0 loss to Mount Mary College in non-conference play on Thursday evening at Mount Mary.
  • Players forced to adjust to new positions as Inferno Volleyball falls to Northland International
    October 27, 2009
    With various team members forced to fill in at unfamiliar positions due to injuries, the Alverno College women's volleyball team dropped a non-conference match to Northland International University, 3-0, on Tuesday evening on the road.
  • Injuries plague Alverno Volleyball, but Inferno stick close to Rockford in loss
    October 24, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team suffered a 3-0 defeat to Rockford College in Northern Athletics Conference play on the road to close out its 2009 league schedule on Saturday afternoon.
  • Inferno Volleyball loses battle with MSOE in race to break NAC winless streak
    October 23, 2009
    With both squads entering Friday night's match having yet to win a Northern Athletics Conference contest in 2009, the Alverno College women's volleyball team had hoped to give Milwaukee School of Engineering a battle to sever its winless streak. But the Raiders had other ideas, using a superior team hitting percentage (.302) to walk away with a 3-0 victory in Alverno's Reiman Gymnasium.
  • Alverno shows progression, but drops 3-0 decision to Aurora
    October 20, 2009
    Although the Alverno College women's volleyball team showed marked improvements in multiple areas in its Northern Athletics Conference match with Aurora University, the Inferno couldn't quite manage to pull off an upset, falling 3-0 to the Spartans on Tuesday night at home.
  • Inferno Volleyball drops NAC match to Marian, 3-0
    October 14, 2009
    Faced with a altered starting rotation, the Alverno College women's volleyball team suffered a tough Northern Athletics Conference loss to Marian University, 3-0 (25-12, 25-3, 25-14), in Alverno's Reiman Gymnasium on Wednesday evening.
  • Inferno Volleyball scores first NAC set victory of 2009, drops both matches of triangular
    October 10, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team showed flashes of defensive brilliance and power at the net in the second set of its Northern Athletics Conference match with Wisconsin Lutheran College to register a 26-24 victory, but couldn't sustain the momentum as the squad dropped the match, 3-1, and went on to concede a non-conference bout to North Park University, 3-0, to close out Saturday's triangular in the Reiman Gymnasium.
  • Alverno Volleyball shows collective improvements, but falls to CUW
    October 09, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team dropped a Northern Athletics Conference match to host Concordia University Wisconsin, 3-0, on Friday night, but exhibited an improved team effort that the squad hopes to take into Saturday's triangular match with Wisconsin Lutheran College and North Park University.
  • Inferno Volleyball falls to Benedictine, 3-0
    October 06, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team dropped a 3-0 Northern Athletics Conference match to Benedictine University on Tuesday evening on the road.
  • Inferno Volleyball drops road match to Maranatha, 3-0
    October 03, 2009
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to Maranatha Baptist Bible College in Northern Athletics Conference match play on Saturday, Oct. 3, on the road.
  • Alverno Volleyball falls to Edgewood, 3-0
    October 02, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team fell to Edgewood College, 3-0, in a Northern Athletics Conference bout on Friday night in the Reiman Gymnasium.
  • Inferno Volleyball drops final match of Moody Bible Tournament, 3-1
    September 26, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team managed to break a 33 set losing streak with a 25-17 victory in the third set of their non-conference match with Grace Bible College, but the Inferno were unable to translate that into match win, dropping the 3-1 decision to close out its final match of the Moody Bible Institute Tournament on Saturday morning.
  • Inferno drop first 2 matches at Moody Tournament
    September 25, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team dropped a pair of non-conference matches at the Moody Bible Institute Tournament, falling 3-0 to both Indiana Northwest University and host Moody on Friday evening.
  • Inferno Volleyball's renewed spark not enough to take down Cougars
    September 23, 2009
    Although the Alverno College women's volleyball team exhibited some of its best play of the season against Concordia University Chicago, forcing the Cougars to stay on their toes in some close moments in the second and third sets, the Inferno dropped the Northern Athletics Conference match, 3-0, on Wednesday night at Alverno.
  • Reuter Named to Buc Blast All-Tournament Team
    September 21, 2009
    Alverno College junior setter Kim Reuter was named to the all-tournament team for her efforts at this past weekend's Buc Blast Tournament at Beloit College in Beloit, Wis.
  • Final day of Buc Blast Tournament tough on Inferno Volleyball team
    September 19, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team closed out a difficult weekend of matches at the Beloit College Buc Blast Tournament with a pair of 3-0 non-conference losses to Coe College and Northland College on Saturday afternoon.
  • Inferno Volleyball 0-2 in first round of Beloit Buc Blast Tournament matches
    September 18, 2009
    Day one of match play at the Buc Blast Tournament took its toll on the Alverno College women's volleyball team, as the Inferno dropped both matches, 3-0, to host Beloit and William Penn University for a pair of non-conference losses on Friday night.
  • Inferno Volleyball drops NAC match to Dominican, 3-0
    September 17, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team suffered a 3-0 defeat to Dominican University in Northern Athletics Conference play on the road, falling to 0-8 on the season on Thursday.
  • Inferno volleyball shut down by Lakeland
    September 15, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team suffered through a tough loss in its 2009 Northern Athletics Conference debut, falling to Lakeland College, 3-0, on Wednesday night.
  • Inferno Volleyball drops pair at home-opening triangular
    September 09, 2009
    The Alverno College women's volleyball team fell to Mount Mary College, 3-1, and Lawrence University, 3-0, as the Inferno hosted a non-conference triangular for its home opener on Wednesday afternoon in the Reiman Gymnasium.
  • Inferno Volleyball falls to UW-Superior and Ripon to close out Muskie Classic
    September 05, 2009
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team closed out a tough opening weekend of play at the Lakeland College Muskie Classic, dropping a pair of matches, 3-0, to UW-Superior and Ripon College on Saturday.
  • Inferno volleyball drops season-opening matches to tough opponents
    September 04, 2009
    The Alverno College women’s volleyball team opened its season with a pair of nonconference matches at the Lakeland College Muskie Classic against very strong competition, resulting in 3-0 losses to both host Lakeland and St. Norbert College on Friday night.
  • Fresh faces bring new talent, outlook for Inferno Women's Volleyball in 2009
    September 04, 2009
    The 2009 Alverno College women's volleyball squad may not have the luxury of returning a lot of experience to the court this season with only two players back from last year's line-up, but head coach Crystal McClure expects her young squad to make up for their lack of collegiate playing time in other ways.