VolleyballSeptember 11, 2017 Volleyball Weekly Release #1 Bowdoin first-year Kate Kiser is the NESCAC Volleyball Player of the Week after the first week of action.
VolleyballSeptember 22, 2017 Friday Feature with Tufts' Angela Yu In this week's "Friday Feature", the conference introduces Tufts University's Angela Yu who aspires to be a pediatrician.
VolleyballJune 7, 2017 Baker Named Head Coach for Hamilton Volleyball Kristin Baker has been tabbed as Hamilton's seventh head volleyball coach
VolleyballNovember 30, 2016 Fall All-Academic Selections Announced A total of 760 student-athletes have been named to the 2016 NESCAC Fall All-Academic Team by the conference office today.
VolleyballNovember 29, 2016 Fall All-Sportsmanship Selections Announced A total of 93 student-athletes have been named to the 2016 NESCAC Fall All-Sportsmanship Team. One student-athlete from each institution for each...
VolleyballNovember 22, 2016 Seven NESCAC Players Receive AVCA Recognition Bowdoin senior Katie Doherty headlines a group of seven NESCAC volleyball players who were recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association....
VolleyballNovember 16, 2016 NCAA Quarterfinals: Southwestern 3, Tufts 2 The Tufts University volleyball team rallied from two sets down to force a deciding fifth-set in the quarterfinals of the NCAA Tournament. However,...
VolleyballNovember 14, 2016 Volleyball Weekly Release #10 Tufts won the regional final it hosted this weekend to advance to the national quarterfinals where the Jumbos will face Southwestern (Texas) (33-4)...
VolleyballNovember 13, 2016 NCAA Third Round: Tufts 3, Springfield 1 Mackenzie Bright posted a match-high 18 kills, as Tufts defeated Springfield College, 3-1, in regional final action of the NCAA Division III Tournamen...
VolleyballNovember 12, 2016 NCAA Second Round: Tufts 3, UMass Boston 1 McKenzie Humann and Mackenzie Bright combined for 23 kills to lead Tufts past UMass-Boston, 3-1, during second round action of the NCAA Tournament...
October 16, 2017
Jacqueline Forney Jacqueline Forney
Bates College
Senior • Setter • Bloomington, Ind.

Forney, a team captain, averaged 12.9 assists, 4.3 digs, 0.3 kills and 0.2 blocks per set in a 3-0 week for the Bobcats. Bates won nine sets in a row on the week, in a 3-1 win over Bowdoin followed by 3-0 victories over Connecticut College and Wesleyan. Bates defeated Connecticut College for the first time since 2004, Bowdoin for the first time since 2009, and dealt Wesleyan its first NESCAC loss of the season.

October 9, 2017
Caroline Flaharty Caroline Flaharty
Bowdoin College
Sophomore • Outside Hitter • Fort Myers, Fla.

Flaharty was dominant in a pair of key NESCAC road wins for the Polar Bears.  At Trinity, she recorded 12 kills and had seven digs in a 3-0 sweep. In a five-set comeback win at Amherst, she notched a career-high 26 kills against just two errors, hitting .393 and earning 12 digs as the Polar Bears claimed a 3-2 victory. For the week, she averaged 4.75 kills and 2.38 digs per set while hitting at a .365 clip.

October 2, 2017
Harper Graves Harper Graves
Wesleyan University
First Year • Outside Hitter • Pacific Palisades, Calif.

Graves led Wesleyan to a 3-0 week, which included sweeps of Trinity (3-0) and Amherst (3-0) and a win over Stevens (3-1). In the two conference wins, she registered a hitting percentage of .432. For the week, Graves averaged 2.50 kills, 1.20 digs and 0.70 blocks per set. The Cardinals secured the Little Three title for the first time since 1992.

September 25, 2017
Becca Raffel Becca Raffel
Middlebury College
Senior • Outside Hitter • Palo Alto, Calif.

Raffel led the Panthers to a 4-0 week by averaging 3.85 kills and 2.92 digs per set. She finished the week with a .331 hitting percentage, earning four service aces and a pair of blocks.
September 18, 2017
Mackenzie Bright Mackenzie Bright
Tufts University
Junior • Outside Hitter • Duxbury, Mass.

Bright was an offensive spark for Tufts in a pair of NESCAC wins. She turned in 16 kills with a .353 hitting percentage in the Jumbos’ 3-0 win over Bates. She added 13 kills with a .360 hitting percentage to help Tufts down Colby, 3-0. Bright finished the week with 29 kills for an average of 4.83 kills per set and a .356 hitting percentage.
September 11, 2017
Kate Kiser Kate Kiser
Bowdoin College
First Year • Setter • Volo, Ill.

Kiser was outstanding in a 3-1 week for the Polar Bears. She averaged 11.5 assists per set while also racking up 3.0 digs and 1.13 kills per set in her collegiate debut. In Bowdoin’s lone loss of the week, a five-setter to Minnesota-Morris on Saturday, she recorded 61 assists, the second-highest total in a single match in program history.


School Conf Overall
Tufts 8-0 18-5
Bowdoin 7-1 13-8
Wesleyan 7-1 17-4
Hamilton 6-3 12-7
Middlebury 5-3 16-6
Williams 4-5 10-11
Amherst 3-5 14-9
Bates 3-5 10-12
Connecticut College 2-6 13-8
Colby 0-8 5-13
Trinity 0-8 6-13
Oct 21
Women's Volleyball Final
1 Susquehanna
3 vs. Wesleyan
@ Huntingdon, Pa.
Hosted by Juniata - Huntingdon, Pa.
Oct 21
Women's Volleyball Final
3 Connecticut College
0 at UMass Dartmouth
Dartmouth, Mass.
Oct 21
Women's Volleyball Final
0 Babson
3 at Williams
Williamstown, Mass.
Oct 21
Women's Volleyball Final
3 Tufts
0 vs. Springfield
@ Williamstown, Mass.
Hosted by Williams - Williamstown, Mass.
Oct 21
Women's Volleyball Final
1 Middlebury
3 vs. MIT
@ Williamstown, Mass.
Hosted by Williams - Williamstown, Mass.
Oct 24
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Saint Joseph's Maine
at Bates
Lewiston, Maine
Oct 24
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
at Maine Maritime
Castine, Maine
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