2016 Marymount University Women's Volleyball News

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    December 13, 2016
    Thomas, Rettig named to VaSID College Division All-State Women's Volleyball team The Virginia Sports Information Directors announced the 2016 College Division All-State Women’s Volleyball teams, and the Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team was well represented by a pair of seniors.
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    November 16, 2016
    Thomas tabbed as third AVCA All-American in program history The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team's 2016 campaign came to an end in the ECAC Championships' semifinal on Sunday afternoon, but senior Cailyn Thomas continues to tab more accolades.
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    November 13, 2016
    Saints fall in five-set ECAC semifinal showdown The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball squad fell short in the ECAC semifinals on Sunday afternoon to Emerson College in another five-set match, 3-2 (23-25, 25-18, 25-17, 20-25, 14-16), drawing the Saints' season to a close.
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    November 12, 2016
    Saints battle past Dutchmen, advance to ECAC semifinals The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team advanced to the ECAC semifinals, after downing Lebanon Valley College in a thrilling five-set victory on Saturday afternoon, 3-2 (28-26, 25-17, 19-25, 21-25, 15-13).
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    November 10, 2016
    Thomas continues accolade list with AVCA All-Region honor As the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team’s postseason run in the ECAC DIII Championships continues, so do the accolades for senior Cailyn Thomas. On Thursday, Thomas was named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association All-North Region first team.
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    November 09, 2016
    Saints cruise past Lions to advance to ECAC Championship Weekend The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team advanced to the Eastern College Athletic Conference Division III Championship Weekend after cruising past Penn State University-Altoona on Wednesday afternoon in straight sets, 3-0 (25-13, 25-17, 25-19).
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    November 08, 2016
    Trio of Saints named to Capital Athletic All-Conference team The Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team continues postseason play on Wednesday afternoon in the ECAC Division III Championships, but before that kicks off several Saints will go in as Capital Athletic All-Conference honorees, the organization announced on Tuesday afternoon.
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    November 07, 2016
    Saints continue postseason as top seed in ECAC DIII Women's Volleyball Championship The postseason will continue for the Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team, as the field was set for the ECAC Division III Women’s Volleyball Championship on Monday afternoon. The Saints, out of a field of 16 teams, has been named the top seed in the tournament, hosting two first-round matchups on Wednesday, November 9.
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    November 03, 2016
    Saints CAC postseason run falls short in semifinals to No. 15 Eagles The Capital Athletic Conference postseason run for the fourth-seeded Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team came to an end on Thursday night, falling to top-seeded and No. 15 University of Mary Washington, 3-0 (26-24, 25-15, 25-18).
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    November 02, 2016
    Thomas earns second award; Named ECAC Offensive Player of the Week After earning her first Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week on Monday, senior Cailyn Thomas of the Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team added another award to her resume, being named ECAC Division III South Offensive Player of the Week on Tuesday.
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    November 01, 2016
    No. 4 Saints host No. 5 Seahawks in CAC First Round tilt The Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team opens up the Capital Athletic Conference tournament tonight as the fourth seed, hosting a first-round matchup in the Verizon Sports Arena against fifth-seeded St. Mary’s College of Maryland.
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    November 01, 2016
    Saints drop Seahawks to advance to CAC semifinals The fourth-seeded Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team advanced to the semifinals of the Capital Athletic Conference tournament for the first time since 2013 on Tuesday night after defeating fifth-seeded St. Mary's College of Maryland in a five-set thriller, 3-2 (25-16, 18-25, 25-12, 27-29, 15-7).
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    October 31, 2016
    Thomas named CAC Volleyball Player of the Week Before the postseason kicks off on Tuesday night, the Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team earned another individual honor after a great week on the court, as senior Cailyn Thomas was named Capital Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week.
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    October 29, 2016
    Saints close out regular season splitting tri-match on Senior Day The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team split 1-1 during its tri-match on Saturday. In match one, the Saints fell short to Capital Athletic Conference opponent, No. 20 Christopher Newport University in a thrilling five-set match, 3-2 (25-23, 20-25, 22-25, 25-20, 12-15). Marymount redeemed itself in match two against Messiah College in a four-set victory and redemption from a sweep to the Falcons earlier this season, 3-1 (25-17, 25-19, 10-25, 25-15).
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    October 26, 2016
    Hanson tabbed as ECAC Division III South Offensive Player of the Week After receiving her first collegiate Capital Athletic Conference Player of the Week on Monday, sophomore setter Caroline Hanson of the Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team added another accolade to her resume, being named ECAC Division III South Offensive Player of the Week on Tuesday afternoon.
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    October 26, 2016
    Saints earn program's first top-25 victory with upset over No. 12 Eagles For the first time in program history, the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team conquered a nationally-ranked opponent, handing No. 12 University of Mary Washington its first Capital Athletic Conference defeat of the season on Wednesday night, 3-1 (25-22, 20-25, 25-22, 25-23), in the Verizon Sports Arena.
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    October 24, 2016
    Hanson earns first collegiate CAC Women's Volleyball Player of the Week After a 3-0 week on the court, the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team earned an individual recognition on Monday afternoon, as sophomore Caroline Hanson was named Capital Athletic Conference Women's Volleyball Co-Player of the Week.
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    October 23, 2016
    Saints defeat Bobcats in five to cap off 2-0 weekend The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team improved to 6-1 in Capital Athletic Conference play after defeating Frostburg State University in five sets on Sunday, 3-2 (25-15, 23-25, 18-25, 25-21, 15-12).
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    October 22, 2016
    Women's volleyball grabs another league victory to open two-match weekend The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team fought past Capital Athletic Conference opponent Southern Virginia University in four sets on Saturday evening, 3-1 (25-21, 18-25, 27-25, 25-23).
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    October 19, 2016
    Saints outlast Cardinals in five-set battle The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team outlasted Catholic University of America in a five-set battle on Wednesday night. The Saints improved to 18-6 overall this season after battling past the Cardinals, 3-2 (23-25, 25-21, 25-22. 19-25, 15-9).
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    October 14, 2016
    Saints fall for first time in league play The Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team stumbled on the road Friday night, snapping its seven-game win streak with a 3-0 loss (25-22, 25-22, 25-19) to Salisbury University.
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    October 12, 2016
    Saints roll past Wolverines, remain untouched in CAC play The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team rolled past Capital Athletic Conference opponent Wesley College on Wednesday night, 3-0 (25-19, 25-16, 25-23), to remain untouched in league play with a 4-0 record, 17-5 overall.
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    October 08, 2016
    Saints battle past Spartans to remain unbeaten in CAC play The Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team remains unbeaten in Capital Athletic Conference play after battling past York College of Pennsylvania in four sets, 3-1 (25-21, 16-25, 26-24, 25-23).
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    October 07, 2016
    The Driver's Seat: Wilson becomes a fixture as Saints volleyball coach After graduating in 1989 from college, Beth Ann Wilson moved to Arlington, partly to follow her boyfriend/now husband from William & Mary.
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    October 07, 2016
    Wilson becomes CAC winningest volleyball coach; Saints cruise past Lions in three-set sweep Head Coach Beth Ann Wilson of the Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball team officially became the most winningest coach in Capital Athletic Conference history on Friday night, as the Saints cruised past Penn State University-Harrisburg, 3-0 (25-14, 25-22, 15-10) to remain untouched in league play.
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    October 01, 2016
    Women's volleyball grabs two in Generals' tri-match In a tri-match on Saturday afternoon, the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team swept the competition, going 2-0 on the day. The Saints took down Virginia Wesleyan College in four sets, 3-1 (25-19, 22-25, 25-16, 25-13) and conquered host Washington and Lee University in four sets, 3-1 (25-23, 25-22, 18-25, 25-18).
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    September 28, 2016
    Saints open up CAC play with victory over Seahawks The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team opened up Capital Athletic Conference play on the road Wednesday night, at St. Mary's College of Maryland. The Saints pulled out a four-set victory over the Seahawks, 3-1 (25-23, 19-25, 25-23, 26-24).
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    September 24, 2016
    Saints split final two matches of Worthington Classic Sweeping the competition on Friday evening, the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team capped off the 10th Annual Worthington Classic on Saturday afternoon, splitting its two matches for a 3-1 weekend in the tournament hosted by Gallaudet University.
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    September 23, 2016
    Wilson marks 400th career win; Saints sweep opening two matches at Worthington Classic The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team made great strides, not just in the opening day of the 10th Annual Worthington Classic hosted by Gallaudet University on Friday afternoon, but also in program history, as Head Coach Beth Ann Wilson notched her 400th coaching victory at the helm of the Saints.
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    September 21, 2016
    Women's volleyball battles past Mustangs The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team battled through a tough matchup with Stevenson University on Wednesday night, topping the Mustangs, 3-1 (25-22, 26-24, 21-25, 25-23) to move to 8-4 on the season.
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    September 14, 2016
    Saints honor Rettig on 1,000-career kill; Roll past Shorewomen for third-straight season A great night for the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team started out with senior Emileigh Rettig being honored with her 1,000 career kill from a week and a half ago before sealing up the night with a 3-0 (25-18, 25-18, 25-15) sweep for the third-straight season over Washington (Md.) College.
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    September 11, 2016
    Rettig named to All-Tournament; Saints split four matches at Muhlenberg Buttermaker Invitational The Marymount (Va.) University women’s volleyball squad traveled up to the Muhlenberg Buttermaker Tournament over the weekend, splitting its four matches to move its overall record to 6-4 for the season.
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    September 07, 2016
    Saints down Bison in four sets The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team downed Gallaudet University in four sets Wednesday night, 3-1 (25-23, 25-16, 22-25, 25-12), as it moved to 4-2 for the season.
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    September 05, 2016
    Thomas, McAlpin named to All-Tournament team; Saints split on day-two The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team finished its first tournament of the season on Sunday afternoon, splitting the final two matches of the Haverford Invitational. Senior Cailyn Thomas and junior Margaret McAlpin performed well over the weekend and earned a spot on the All-Tournament team.
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    September 03, 2016
    Saints split on day one of Haverford Invitational The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team hit the road for its first tournament of the season on Saturday afternoon, splitting the first two matches of the Haverford Invitational. Additionally, the day marked a career milestone for senior Emileigh Rettig, as she put down her 1,000 kill early on in the first match.
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    September 01, 2016
    Saints open 2016 campaign in convincing fashion The 2016 season for the Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball team opened up on its home court on Thursday night, posting a convincing 3-1 (21-25, 25-13, 25-17, 25-18) decision over Shenandoah University in the Rose Bente Lee Center.
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    August 30, 2016
    Season Preview: Saints return experience in search of program's first CAC title The Marymount (Va.) University women's volleyball program will take the court for its 24th season under Head Coach Beth Ann Wilson on Thursday, September 1, opening the 2016 slate with a home-court showdown against Shenandoah University.