Barton edges out Mount Olive, King for top of ConfCarolinas poll

The three-team race for the ConfCarolinas championship is on — at least based on the conference’s preseason coaches poll.

Barton finished as the preseason favorite, but both Mount Olive and King were within five points of the defending conference champions in the ConfCarolinas poll that was released Tuesday. Continue reading “Barton edges out Mount Olive, King for top of ConfCarolinas poll”

Barton, Mount Olive players reach knock-out stage of European championship

The Conference Carolinas was more than well represented in the knock-out stage of a European championship event.

The Barton pair of Angelos Mandilaris and Vasilis Mandilaris advanced to the Round of 16, while Mount Olive opposite Robert Poole reached the first round at the CEV U22 Beach Volleyball European Championship during the weekend in the Czech Republic. Continue reading “Barton, Mount Olive players reach knock-out stage of European championship”

Barton, CSUN, Mount Olive players to compete at European Championship

Four all-conference college men’s volleyball players will compete for a European championship in beach volleyball.

CSUN outside attacker Dimitar Kalchev, Mount Olive opposite Robert Poole and both Barton outside attacker Vasilis Mandilaris and opposite Angelos Mandilaris were all selected to participate at the CEV U22 Beach Volleyball European Championship that starts next week. Continue reading “Barton, CSUN, Mount Olive players to compete at European Championship”