2019-20 Women's Volleyball News

  • Pomeroys Fall in 4 Sets to IU-NW; Prep for Quad Tournament on 25-26th
    October 19, 2019
    GARY, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) volleyball team (9-15) fell to Indiana University-Northwest (12-6) this evening, falling 3-1 (13-25, 13-25, 26-24, 17-25). The Woods fought hard throughout, but costly errors held them back. SMWC hopes to finish their...
  • Pomeroy Volleyball Sweeps CCSJ to Record 4th Win in Last 5
    October 18, 2019
    WHITING, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) volleyball team (9-14) traveled to take on Calumet College of St. Joseph (2-17), sweeping the Crimson Wave (25-16, 25-9, 25-17) to earn their 4th win in their past 5 matches. The Woods showed their offensive and defensive prowess throughout as they held Calumet College of St. Joseph to just 42 total points. The Woods hopes to use the momentum of their past 5 matches to help propel them towards a 4th straight National Championship appearance.
  • Pomeroys Edge Fontbonne University in Five-Set Match to Earn 8th Win of the Season
    October 15, 2019
    SAINT LOUIS, Mo. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College volleyball (8-14) stole a five-set match last night against Fontbonne University (3-17). The Pomeroys won the first two sets before the Griffins battled back to tie the match 2-2. In the final set, SMWC edged Fontbonne 15-13 to steal the match and earn their eighth win of the season. 
  • Volleyball Sweeps Milwaukee, Fall in Four to Illinois Tech at Tri-Match
    October 13, 2019
    CHICAGO, Ill. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) volleyball (7-14) was victorious yesterday against the Milwaukee School of Engineering in their first match of the day before falling to Illinois Tech 1-3 in their second game...
  • Fennell Fuels Homecoming Victory; Pomeroys Cut Down the Mighty Oaks 3-1
    October 05, 2019
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) volleyball (6-13) was victorious today in its Homecoming match against Oakland City University. The Pomeroys won 3-to-1 (25-12, 20-25, 25-16, 25-18) and handed the Mighty Oaks their ninth loss of the season. 
  • SMWC Volleyball Defeated by #19 Marian University
    October 04, 2019
    INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College volleyball (5-13) traveled up-state tonight to face #19 ranked NAIA Marian University (19-1). The Pomeroys fell 3-0 (14-25, 12-25, 16-25), the only team to beat the Knights this season was #4 ranked Indiana Wesleyan University.
  • Pomeroys Swept by Hanover, Fall to 5-12 on the Season
    October 01, 2019
    HANOVER, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods volleyball (5-12) lost to Hanover College (11-5) today to fall to 5-12 on the season. The Pomeroy’s struggles continued as they appeared out-manned and out-gunned against a superior Hanover team...
  • Back on Track; Pomeroys Surf Past the Crimson Waves 3-0
    September 28, 2019
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) volleyball (5-11) got back to their winning ways today as they dominated Calumet College of St. Joseph (1-11). The Pomeroys swept CCSJ 3-0 (25-11, 25-8, 25-12) to earn its fifth win of the 2019 campaign; the Crimson Waves continue to struggle as they have lost 11-straight matches.
  • Volleyball Blows 2-0 Lead Against Illinois Tech to Fall to 4-11 on the Season
    September 27, 2019
    SAINT MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods (SMWC) volleyball team (4-11) lost to Illinois Tech (3-7) this evening, falling 3 games to 2. The Pomeroys were locked in a tight contest for most of the night before running out of steam in the final two sets.
  • Pomeroys Can't Get It Done; SMWC Falls to 4-10 on the Season
    September 26, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – The SMWC women's volleyball team (4-10) lost to Anderson University (6-10) Wednesday night, falling 3 sets to 1. The Pomeroys were neck-and-neck with Anderson all night, but couldn’t pull out the win...
  • Volleyball Falls to Missouri Baptist 3-0 Despite Impressive Team Performance
    September 23, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball team (4-9) fell to Missouri Baptist University (15-3) tonight 3 games to 0. The final score doesn’t accurately tell the story of the game, however...
  • Kinney Get A Win? Alspach We Can; SMWC WoodBURNS Fontbonne 3-0
    September 20, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball team (4-8) took down Fontbonne University (0-9) tonight for their first win in their past 5 matches...
  • Twice As Nice; Cotter Tabbed USCAA Division I Setter of the Week for the Second Week In-A-Row
    September 18, 2019
    NORFOLK, Va. -- For the second week in-a-row, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College volleyball player Katelyn Cotter has been tabbed USCAA Divison I Setter of the Week.
  • Women's Volleyball Unable to Match the Grizzly Offensive Attack
    September 17, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball team (3-8) could not find a way to match the Franklin College Grizzlies (9-4) offensive attack tonight. The Pomeroys lost 3-0 (19-25, 23-25, 19-25) as they returned to Hamilton Arena for the beginning of a tough three-game home stretch.
  • Volleyball Winless in Day Two of the #Strong Tournament
    September 14, 2019
    GALESBURG, Ill. -- Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball (3-7) found themselves winless in Day Two at the #Strong Tournament. SMWC was swept twice in back-to-back matches against MacMurray College (0-3) and Concordia-Chicago (0-3). The Pomeroys finished 1-3 in the tournament.
  • Volleyball Splits on Day One of the #Strong Tournament
    September 13, 2019
    GALESBURG, Ill. -- The Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball team (3-5) battled Monmouth College and Knox College in Day One of the #Strong Tournament last night. They split matches on the night losing to Monmouth and bouncing back to beat Knox College.
  • SMWC Edged by the RHIT Engineers
    September 11, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology battled through a tightly contested matchup this evening. The Pomeroys were topped 25-23, 25-18, 25-23 in the crosstown rivalry on Wednesday night. The Woods falls to 2-4 on the season while the Engineers improve to 3-5 on the year.
  • Cotter and Woodburn Earn USCAA Volleyball Division I Setter/Player of the Week
    September 10, 2019
    NORFOLK, Va. -- Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College volleyball player's Katelyn Cotter and Alexis Woodburn have been named USCAA Divison I Setter/Player of the Week.
  • Woods Volleyball Drops Two in Tri-Match
    September 07, 2019
    OWENSBORO, Ky. - After a short night's rest, the women's volleyball team was back on the court today for a tri-match against two NAIA institutions. The Woods battled Brescia University and Midway University today at 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Despite a tough fight, the Pomeroys were beaten in both matches. The Bearcats swept SMWC 3-0 and the Eagles won 3-1.
  • Volleyball Defeats Oakland City University 3-1
    September 06, 2019
    OAKLAND CITY, Ind. - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball earned its second victory of the season against NCAA Divison II Oakland City University. The Woods defeated the Mighty Oaks 3-to-1 (25-18, 25-19, 15-25, 25-14) behind an impressive offensive performance from transfer Mandi Alspach. The Pomeroys will have a short nights rest as they are back in action tomorrow against Midway University and Brescia University in a Tri-Match.
  • Pomeroys Surrender to the Grenadiers Offensive Onslaught
    September 03, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. – Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College (SMWC) women's volleyball hosted Indiana University-Southeast tonight in its home opener. With the Grenadiers picked to finish third in the River States Conference (RSC), the Pomeroys knew they had a tough match in front of them. After a back and forth battle in set one, SMWC could not find their niche and lost all three sets (17-25, 11-25, 14-25).
  • TWIPS | 8/25/19 - 8/31/19
    August 25, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind. -- In the first edition of This Week In Pomeroy Sports | TWIPS, we will take a look at the scores/highlights of the week, and all upcoming contests for SMWC athletics...
  • Women's Volleyball Signs Houia, Watts, and Rogers to 2019-20 Squad
    August 06, 2019
    SAINT MARY OF THE WOODS, Ind.  - Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College Head Women’s Volleyball Coach Sean McMorrow announced the signing of Morgan Houia, Makayla Watts, and Ashley Rogers to the 2019-20 incoming recruiting class. All three ladies signed their National Letter-of-Intent to play volleyball for the Pomeroys...