The Suffolk volleyball team makes the trip to the Granite State this weekend where it will open league play at GNAC tri-match Saturday, Sept. 23. The Rams get the action underway at 11 a.m. versus the tri-match’s hosts, Rivier, before taking on the reigning conference champions, Johnson & Wales, at 1 p.m.
The Suffolk volleyball team forced a fifth set, but was but was unable to overcome Gordon at the Bennett Center, falling 3-2 Thursday night. The Fighting scots won by set scores 25-12, 23-25, 25-16, 19-25 and 15-10.
For the first time this season, the Suffolk volleyball team put together a straight set victory as the Rams swept Pine Manor Tuesday night inside Regan Gymnasium. Suffolk pushed its win streak to four thanks to set scores 25-17, 25-17 and 25-18.
Behind 24 aces, 14 from junior Talia Lombardo, the Suffolk women’s volleyball team defeated Newbury, 3-1, inside Regan Gymnasium Saturday morning. The Rams took the non-conference match by set scores 11-25, 25-2, 25-18 and 25-8.
The Suffolk volleyball team wrapped up its first tri-match of the season with a 3-1 victory over Salem State Saturday afternoon inside Regan Gymnasium. The Rams extended their win streak to three with set scores of 25-20, 25-27, 25-23 and 25-17.
The Suffolk volleyball team will play under the roof of Regan Gymnasium for the first time in 2017 Saturday, Sept. 16 when the Rams welcome Newbury and Salem State to Beacon Hill. Match one features the blue-and-gold and Nighthawks at 11 a.m. with the Rams hosting the Vikings in the nightcap at 3 p.m. Newbury and Salem State will tangle in the middle match at 1 p.m.
Hannah Fabiano’s double-double effort of 14 kills and 21 digs led Suffolk women’s volleyball in a 3-2 thrilling victory at Eastern Nazarene Tuesday night. The Rams recorded the non-conference win by set scores 25-20, 23-25, 21-25, 25-11 and 15-8.
Suffolk volleyball remains on the road over the weekend as the Rams venture to Northampton, Massachusetts, for the 2017 Smith College Invitational. The two day event pits Suffolk against Gallaudet, Mt. St. Vincent and Western New England. The Rams open action Friday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m. versus Gallaudet and will face the Dolphins and Golden Bears Saturday, Sept. 9 at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m., respectively.
Liz Kerek and Talia Lombardo have been selected co-captains of the 2017 Suffolk volleyball team, head coach Bonny Ducharme announced Tuesday Morning. Kerek and Lombardo will lead the Rams during Ducharme’s third year at the helm of the Suffolk program.
Suffolk volleyball picked up a 3-1 season opening victory over Mass. Maritime at the Clean Harbors Athletic Center behind stand-up play from juniors Bridget Allison and Talia Lombardo. The Rams won their second straight season debut by set scores of 25-18, 25-6, 15-25 and 25-17.
For the second straight season, the 13 head volleyball coaches in the Great Northeast Athletic Conference (GNAC) have predicted that the Suffolk University Rams will finish ninth, according to the preseason coaches’ poll, which was released by the conference office Thursday morning.