The No. 1 ranked Calvin volleyball team remained perfect on Wednesday with a 3-0 victory at Alma on Wednesday night. The Knights sank the Scots, 25-8, 26-24, 25-16. The Maroon and Gold move to 8-0 on the season and 4-0 in the MIAA. Alma is now 3-4 and 1-2 in the MIAA. The victory keeps the Knights in first place in the MIAA with No. 18 Hope.
The No. 1 ranked Calvin volleyball team remained perfect in 2017. The Knights rolled over Saint Mary’s on Saturday, 25-18, 25-19, 25-14. The Maroon and Gold move to 7-0 overall and 3-0 in MIAA play. Saturday marked the first MIAA loss for the Belles, as they fall to 2-3 and 2-1 in the MIAA. Calvin has now won 47-straight MIAA regular season matches and 40-straight regular season matches.
The Knights were pushed by the Bulldogs on Friday night but responded with a 3-1 victory. The victory sends Calvin to 6-0 on the year and 2-0 in MIAA action. Adrian falls to 1-5 in 2017 and 1-1 in the MIAA.
The Calvin volleyball team opened MIAA action with a convincing 3-0 victory over Olivet on Wednesday evening. The victory moves Calvin to 5-0 on the year. The Comets fall to 0-5 in 2017 and 0-1 in the MIAA. Calvin has now won 45-straight MIAA matches. Calvin is now 81-2 all-time against Olivet.
The Calvin volleyball team swept the MIAA weekly honors this week. Anna Kamp was named the Player of the Week by the Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) and Jenna Lodewyk was named the Specialty Player of the Week. The two helped propel Calvin to four victories this past week, including three victories over ranked competition. Both were named to the Trinity Invitational All-Tournament Team, with Kamp being named the MVP.
The No. 1 ranked Calvin volleyball team shined bright deep in the heart of Texas, this weekend. The Knights capped off an undefeated weekend with a 3-2 victory over the No. 6 Regals of California Lutheran and a 3-0 victory over Whitman. Calvin won the Trinity Invitational with a 4-0 record and picked up three victories over ranked teams. Junior Anna Kamp and senior Jenna Lodewyk were named to the All-Tournament Team, with Kamp claiming MVP honors.
The No. 1 ranked Knights started the 2017 season with a pair of victories at the Trinity National Tournament on Friday. Calvin started the year with a 3-1 victory over No. 23 Wisconsin-Oshkosh and closed the day sweeping the No. 14 host Tigers of Trinity.
Calvin volleyball coach Dr. Amber Warners and her Knights have started preparing for the 2017 season. Coach Warners enters her 17th season at the helm of the Calvin volleyball program and looks to build off a strong 2016 season, where the Knights won their third national title in seven years. Calvin will have a mixture of youth and seasoned veterans, including two returning All-Americans.
The Calvin volleyball team will open the 2017 season as the number-one ranked team in NCAA Division III women's volleyball. The Knights claimed the number-one spot in the preseason Division III Top-25 poll released by the American Volleyball Coaches Association earlier Tuesday.
One of the words that comes to mind when thinking about the Calvin volleyball is family. Family is one of the foundations that has led to the success of the Calvin volleyball program and three national titles. Family is the backbone for Keilahna Castillo.
Calvin College junior Alyssa Scholten is being honored at the 2017 NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four in Phoenix, Arizona. Scholten is being recognized for her selection as the NCAA Elite 90 Award winner for Division III in women’s volleyball. Scholten along with other Elite 90 winners will be recognized on Monday night on the court at halftime of the national championship game between Gonzaga and North Carolina.
The women’s volleyball team celebrated its 2016 national title on Wednesday night at the men’s basketball game. The Knights raised the 2016 national championship banner to the top of Van Noord Arena. The 2016 national title is the third title in the past seven years. Every four-year player who has come into the volleyball program since 2007 has won a national title with head coach Dr. Amber Warners.
Calvin currently stands in third place in the Learfield Directors’ Cup standings after an outstanding fall season. The Knights have 314 points so far. The Knights trail Washington-St. Louis at 385 points and Tufts at 365.5 points. Calvin is the only MIAA institution in the top-25, with Hope being the next closest in 36th place.
The Calvin volleyball program claimed the top spot in the final AVCA rankings of the year. The Knights finished the season with a 33-1 record and a perfect 16-0 record in the MIAA. Calvin claimed its third national title on Saturday evening in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.
In addition to winning the 2016 NCAA III Title, the Calvin women's volleyball team has also finished with the No. 1 national ranking in the final Division III Top 25 poll conducted by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
The Calvin volleyball program won its third national title on Saturday night in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The Knights swept Washington University in St. Louis, 25-21, 25-21, 25-21. Calvin has also won a national title in 2010 and 2013. This is the 11th NCAA title for Calvin College.