Saints senior Erik English (Simi Valley, Calif.) finished with a match-high 13 kills, leading the Emmanuel offense in their straight sets (25-9, 25-21, 25-15) win over the Newbury Nighthawks on Thursday night in non-conference play at Pappas Gymnasium.
The Colby-Sawyer men’s volleyball team dropped the first two sets, but rallied to win the next three and earn the program’s second win in as many tries in its inaugural season. The Chargers defeated Newbury 25-27, 21-25, 25-21, 25-21 and 15-7.
Leopards freshman Drew Potter (Towson, Md.) finished with a career-high nine kills and three aces, leading the Wentworth Institute of Technology's offense in their straight sets win (25-10, 25-20, 25-20) over the Newbury Nighthawks on Thursday evening in non-conference play.
Beavers sophomore Xhuilo Myftari (Durres, Albania) finished with a game-high 16 kills while hitting .483 from the floor, leading the City College of New York Beavers over the Newbury Nighthawks, 3-0 (25-16, 25-11, 25-17) on Tuesday evening from Pappas Gymnasium.
Defending champions Elms College and reigning regular season champion Endicott College tied for the top spot in the 2019 NECC Men’s Volleyball Preseason Coaches Poll, with each school collecting 60 points. The Blazers and Gulls split the first place votes, collecting four apiece.
Newbury College Director of Athletics Jonathan Harper announced today the hiring of Katherine Frankowski as Head Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Coach, effective August 15.
Nighthawks sophomore Oscar Chavez (Independence, Ore.) was named to the New England Collegiate Conference All-Sportsmanship Team, as announced by the Conference Office on Monday afternoon.
The first-seeded Endicott men's volleyball team defeated fourth-seeded Newbury, 3-0, by scores of 25-7, 25-17, and 25-9 on Thursday night in the semifinal round of the New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) Tournament at MacDonald Gymnasium.
After locking up the No. 4 seed, the Newbury Nighthawks travel to the top-seeded Endicott Gulls on Thursday in the NECC Semifinals.
Elms College finished the Nighthawks with a straight sets sweep on Saturday at Pappas Gymnasium in the regular season finale for both sides.