2018 Bluffton Volleyball News

  • Heartland Conference announces Academic All-HCAC honorees
    December 07, 2018
    The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference has announced the fall honorees for Tom Bohlsen Academic All-HCAC.
  • Weisgarber named Academic All-District
    November 15, 2018
    For the second straight year, Erin Weisgarber has earned Google Cloud Academic All-District honors for her work on and off the court.
  • Martini and Weisgarber named First Team All-HCAC
    November 07, 2018
    Seniors Bethany Martini and Erin Weisgarber showed out with First Team All-HCAC honors following Bluffton's sixth straight trip to the Heartland Conference semi-finals.
  • Transy ends Bluffton's season in HCAC semi-finals
    November 03, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team gave #1 seed Transylvania all it could handle before falling to the Pioneers in four tight sets (25-18, 25-19, 22-25, 25-22) on Saturday, Nov. 3.
  • Beavers sweep Hanover in HCAC Tournament opener
    October 31, 2018
    With the sweep of the Panthers, Bluffton is back in familiar territory as the Beavers return to the Heartland Conference semi-final round for the sixth straight season!
  • Earlham sweeps Beavers in regular season finale
    October 27, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team fell at Earlham College in straight sets on Saturday, Oct. 27.
  • Manchester takes down Beavers on Senior Night
    October 24, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team dropped a four-setter to Manchester University on Senior Night in the Sommer Center.
  • Bluffton falls at Franklin in four sets
    October 19, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team was unable to get untracked as Franklin College downed the Beavers in four tight sets (26-24, 27-25, 21-25, 25-23) on Friday, Oct. 19.
  • Beavers bounce back with sweep at Anderson
    October 16, 2018
    Bluffton worked overtime in the lidlifter, posting a 30-28 victory, before completing the sweep at Anderson with convincing 25-15 and 25-11 wins in sets two and three.
  • Transy takes down Bluffton in four sets
    October 14, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team fell to Transylvania in four sets on Sunday, Oct. 14. The end of Homecoming weekend was not kind to the Beavers who dropped their first Heartland Conference match of the season.
  • Bluffton sweeps rival Jackets in Weaner Center
    October 10, 2018
    Bluffton was pushed in each set, but the Beavers downed rival Defiance College 3-0 on October 10. The visitors improved to 12-10 overall and a perfect 4-0 in the Heartland Conference.
  • Martini named Heartland Conference Player of the Week
    October 08, 2018
    Senior Bethany Martini led Bluffton to a 2-1 mark last week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week on offense.
  • Beavers take control of HCAC with 3-1 win over Rose-Hulman
    October 06, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team split a tri-match against HCAC-leading Rose-Hulman and #18 nationally-ranked Hope on Saturday, Oct. 6. Rose-Hulman had not lost a set in conference action until Saturday afternoon.
  • Beavers fight back for five-set win over MSJ
    October 03, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team overcame Mount St. Joseph and injuries to stay perfect in the Heartland Conference with a five-set victory in the Sommer Center on Wednesday, Oct. 3.
  • Bluffton stuns Hanover in HCAC opener
    September 29, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team dominated defending HCAC champion Hanover College in three quick sets on Saturday. It marked the end of Hanover's 27-match regular season Heartland Conference winning streak!
  • Bluffton caps weekend with sweeps of Marietta and Elizabethtown
    September 22, 2018
    Bluffton rebounded from a pair of tough Friday losses with convincing sweeps of Marietta and Elizabethtown on Saturday, Sept. 22. The Beavers went 2-2 at the Carnegie Mellon DoubleTree Invitational in Pittsburg, Pa.
  • Beavers fall twice to OAC foes
    September 21, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team came up short to Ohio Athletic Conference members Mount Union and Muskingum on Friday, Sept. 21.
  • Bluffton breezes through Wilmington with sweep of Quakers
    September 19, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team rolled through Wilmington in three sets (25-18, 25-17, 25-8) on Wednesday, Sept. 19.
  • Bluffton caps off 3-0 weekend at Spalding
    September 15, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team made the most of its trip to Louisville with a perfect 3-0 weekend at Spalding University.
  • Bluffton dispatches Fontbonne in straight sets
    September 14, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team traveled south to Lousiville, Ky. where the Beavers took on Fontbonne at Spaulding University. Bluffton improved to 3-7, while Fontbonne slipped to 1-4 on the season.
  • Polar Bears too much for Bluffton in King Horn Center
    September 11, 2018
    Ohio Northern scored early and often in a sweep of the Bluffton University Volleyball Team on Tuesday, Sept. 11, just three days removed from a five-set affair between the close-in-proximity rivals at the Sommer Center Spiketacular.
  • Kleman named HCAC Defensive Player of the Week
    September 10, 2018
    Freshman libero Brooke Kleman averaged 5.59 digs per set for the Beavers last week and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Player of the Week on defense.
  • Beavers go the distance in Spiketacular losses
    September 08, 2018
    The Bluffton University Volleyball Team gave OAC powers Heidelberg and Ohio Northern all they wanted before dropping a pair of five setters on day two of the Sommer Center Spiketacular on Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018.
  • Bluffton splits a pair of four-setters at Spiketacular
    September 07, 2018
    The Bluffton University Volleyball Team hosted day one of the 6th annual Sommer Center Spiketacular on a rainy Friday, Sept. 7, 2018. The Beavers matched up with regional powers Thomas More and DePauw on opening night.
  • Bluffton falls to IU-East in 2018 home opener
    September 04, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team fell to Indiana University-East in four sets (25-23, 19-25, 25-20, 25-22) on a hot Tuesday, Sept. 4. A .130 hitting percentage and 10 service errors were too much to overcome on a night when the Beavers kicked off their home slate in the Sommer Center.
  • Beavers drop two at ONU Invitational
    September 01, 2018
    Bluffton fell to regional powers Thomas More and Case Western Reserve on day two of the Ohio Northern Invitational. The Beavers struggled against Thomas More, falling 25-17, 25-13 and 25-19, before dropping their second match of the day in three sets (25-23, 25-17, 25-20).
  • Bluffton downs rival Jackets in season opener
    August 31, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team kicked off the 2018 season with 3-1 win over rival Defiance College at the ONU Invitational. Bluffton downed the Jackets in four sets (25-14, 25-14, 24-26, 25-20).
  • Beavers to host Sommer Center Spiketacular
    August 24, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team will once again host the Sommer Center Spiketacular on Friday, Sept. 7 and Saturday, Sept. 8.
  • Volleyball tabbed 3rd in pre-season HCAC coaches poll
    August 14, 2018
    With Bluffton’s string of four straight Heartland Conference tournament titles snapped in 2017, the Beaver volleyball team is hungry to return to their perch at the top of the HCAC.
  • Beavers earn AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 23, 2018
    The Bluffton University volleyball team has been named a recipient of the 2017-18 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award. The team award marked the fourth consecutive (eight total) for the Beavers.