(HALIFAX, N.S.) - Atlantic University Sport is pleased to announce the 2016-17 AUS women's volleyball all-stars and major award winners as selected by the conference's six head coaches following regular season play. Acadia's Lauren Renzella was named as a second team All-Star.
(Halifax, N.S.)— The Saint Mary’s Huskies volleyball team defeated the Acadia University Axewomen in three straight sets on Sunday afternoon, 25-19, 25-15, 25-17. Kristina Alder’s (Brampton, Ont.) 10 kills paced all hitters on the afternoon and added 16 total attacks in SMU’s win.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The Axewomen volleyball team found themselves on the losing end of tonight's match against the undefeated first place Dalhousie Tigers. Despite a hard fought match against the Tigers, Acadia succumbed to AUS defending champions in three sets.
St. JOHN'S, NL - The Sea-Hawks took down Acadia in straight sets Saturday night, taking the first of three between these teams. The first match of the Second half for both teams could not have gone better for the home side, as Memorial continued their dominance on their home court. They’ve now won five in a row for this season, 12 in a row overall at home.
By John DeCoste '77 - After an initial season at Acadia that saw her named the school's First-Year Female Athlete of the Year, Lauryn Renzella of the volleyball Axewomen has picked up this fall where she left off last spring.
BRANDON, MB - Acadia's Sarah Ross and Hillary Monette were recognized today at the CIS Awards Breakfast hosted by Brandon University. Ross was honoured as the CIS Terese Quigley Award winner which recognizes excellence in athletic, academics and community service. Monette, a graduating Libero, was named as a second team CIS All-Canadian.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The last time the Memorial Sea-Hawks won an AUS women’s volleyball championship was in 2000 and 16 years later they will have an opportunity to win their fourth conference title since the 1978-79 championship win.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. Congratulations to Acadia's Sarah Ross, who received the Erin Bursey Memorial Award for student-athlete community service and was also named as an AUS Frist Team All-Star. Senior Libero Hillary Monette was honoured as an AUS First Team All-Star. First year outside hitter Lauryn Renzella was named to the AUS All-Rookie Team.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. - The Axewomen volleyball team extended their winning streak to four with a 3-0 sweep of the visiting Memorial Sea-Hawks. The win improves Acadia to 5-7, with four of their losses coming at the hands of AUS competition prior to the AUS-RSEQ Interlock before the Holiday Break.
WOLFVILLE, N.S. - Solid play from the starting six Axewomen including first year outside hitter Michaela Sabean's (Bridgewater, N.S.) eight kills gave the Axewomen a 3-0 sweep of the visiting UNB Varsity Reds.
HALIFAX, N.S. - The Axewomen volleyball team completed the AUS-RSEQ interlock tournament with two wins among five games against the RSEQ conference teams including McGill, UQAM, Sherbrooke, Laval and Montreal.