EIVA Racial Equity Council makes inaugural presentation to teams

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Gordon Brunskill | EIVA Sports Information Director

When the EIVA’s Racial Equity Council held its first meeting in July, the forum was open for stories of what black student-athletes experienced.

“On the road, fans kept calling me the N-word and it was never addressed,” recounted one council member. Continue reading “EIVA Racial Equity Council makes inaugural presentation to teams”

Ohio State freshman helps spark Cyprus to upset Spain at EuroVolley qualifier

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Ohio State outside attacker Sotiris Siapanis helped Cyprus pull off one of the most stunning victories at the CEV 2021 EuroVolley qualification tournament.

The freshman finished with 13 kills on a .346 attack percentage as winless Cyprus swept first-place Spain 27-25, 25-22, 25-23 on Friday in Nicosia, Cyprus. Continue reading “Ohio State freshman helps spark Cyprus to upset Spain at EuroVolley qualifier”

EuroVolley qualification matches to follow today

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The qualifier for the 2021 EuroVolley resumes today with multiple NCAA men’s volleyball competing in the event.

The top team from this four-team pool following the double round-robin will earn a berth to the EuroVolley that will take place in the summer of 2021.

Check out all the round-robin matches to follow today and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “EuroVolley qualification matches to follow today”

New Lees-McRae coach adds three recruits for 2021 season

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Four months into her new position and coach Caitlin Bullock has already added three recruits to the Lees-McRae roster.

The recently promoted head coach announced recently that Nic Brewster, Riley Chapman and Caden Ritchey have all committed to play for the Bobcats starting in the 2021 season. Continue reading “New Lees-McRae coach adds three recruits for 2021 season”

Moldova stun NJIT outside Gimeno, Spain at EuroVolley qualifiers

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NJIT outside attacker Alvaro Gimeno’s contributions coming off the bench was not enough to prevent the biggest upset so far at the CEV 2021 EuroVolley qualification tournament.

Undefeated Spain lost to the Republic of Moldova 23-25, 25-20, 25-21, 25-19 on Tuesday in Nicosia, Cyprus to conclude the first half of the double round-robin tournament. Continue reading “Moldova stun NJIT outside Gimeno, Spain at EuroVolley qualifiers”

EuroVolley qualification matches to follow today

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The qualifier for the 2021 EuroVolley continues today with multiple NCAA men’s volleyball competing in the event.

The top team from this four-team pool following the double round-robin will earn a berth to the EuroVolley that will take place in the summer of 2021.

Check out all the round-robin matches to follow today and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “EuroVolley qualification matches to follow today”

Alderson Broaddus unveils incoming recruiting class for 2021 season

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Alderson Broaddus went across the United States and into Europe for its latest recruiting class.

Coach Chuck Shoemaker recently announced that seven players from five states and Switzerland have committed to join the Battlers starting in the 2021 season. Continue reading “Alderson Broaddus unveils incoming recruiting class for 2021 season”

Moldova too much for Ohio State freshman, Cyprus at 2021 EuroVolley qualifiers

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Outside attacker Sotiris Siapanis once again had the top offensive performance for Cyprus in a loss.

The Ohio State freshman had a team-high nine kills as Cyprus lost to the Republic of Moldova 25-22, 25-22, 25-22 on Monday in Nicosia, Cyprus at the CEV 2021 EuroVolley qualification tournament. Continue reading “Moldova too much for Ohio State freshman, Cyprus at 2021 EuroVolley qualifiers”

EuroVolley qualification matches to follow today

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The qualifier for the 2021 EuroVolley continues today with multiple NCAA men’s volleyball competing in the event.

The top team from this four-team pool following the double round-robin will earn a berth to the EuroVolley that will take place in the summer of 2021.

Check out all the round-robin matches to follow today and how to follow the matches live. Continue reading “EuroVolley qualification matches to follow today”

Ohio State freshman shines in Cyprus loss to Spain at EuroVolley qualifier

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Outside attacker Sotiris Siapanis showed even in a loss why Ohio State went half way around the world to add him to its roster.

Siapanis finished with a team-high 17 kills on a .419 attack percentage as Cyprus lost to Spain 25-22, 25-27, 25-17, 25-17 in the CEV EuroVolley qualification tournament on Sunday in Nicosia, Cyprus. Continue reading “Ohio State freshman shines in Cyprus loss to Spain at EuroVolley qualifier”