Dartmouth volleyball will play its first road Ivy League matches of the 2016 season, facing Penn on Friday and Princeton the next day.
After three weekends of tournament play, the Dartmouth volleyball team opened Ivy League action against Harvard, falling in three sets (25-27, 16-25, 23-25) at Leede Arena on Friday evening.
After concluding tournament play this past weekend, the Dartmouth volleyball team will open Ivy League action on Friday, taking on Harvard at 7 p.m. at Leede Arena.
On day two of the West Virginia Invitational, the Dartmouth volleyball team dropped both of its matches, falling to Winthrop, 3-1 (21-25, 25-18, 21-25, 24-26) and the host Mountaineers (22-25, 18-25, 20-25).
Dartmouth volleyball fell to Akron, 3-1 (25-17, 20-25, 17-25, 19-25) on the first day of the West Virginia Invitational on Friday. The Big Green dipped to 6-2 on the season, while the Zips improved to 4-6.
Even though it may feel as if tournament play just began, this weekend will conclude that part of the season for the Dartmouth volleyball team. The Big Green will take part in the West Virginia Invitational, facing Akron, Winthrop and the host Mountaineers over the course of two days.
Dartmouth volleyball senior Emily Astarita was named the Ivy League Player of the Week on Monday for her performances during the team's home invite over the weekend.
On the second day of the Dartmouth Invitational on Saturday, the Big Green volleyball team defeated Niagara in straight sets (25-15, 25-23, 25-21), improving to 4-1 on the young season.
The Dartmouth volleyball team went 1-1 on the first day of the Dartmouth Invitational on Friday, falling to Army, 3-0 (23-25, 23-25, 17-25) before taking down Central Connecticut State in an exciting, five-set battle to end the night (25-17, 20-25 25-17, 22-25, 15-9).
On Friday and Saturday, Sept. 9-10, the Big Green will host the Dartmouth Invitational, a two-day, nine-match tournament featuring Niagara, Hartford, Army and Central Connecticut State.
The 2016 season is off to a blazing start with victories indoors and tough competition on the soccer pitch.
Dartmouth volleyball improved to 2-0 on the young season by defeating George Mason in straight sets (25-23, 25-16, 25-22) on day two of the Sacred Heart Hampton Inn Invitational on Saturday morning.