2019 Ohio Volleyball News

  • Ohio Volleyball Heads to North Texas Challenge
    September 19, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio volleyball team (6-4) is set to hit the road for its final non-conference action of the season when it plays in the North Texas Challenge. 
  • Ohio Volleyball Opens North Texas Challenge with Sweep of New Mexico
    September 19, 2019
    DENTON, Texas –  The Ohio volleyball team (7-4) opened the North Texas Challenge with a win after sweeping New Mexico (3-7), 3-0 (26-24, 25-23, 25-22) on Thursday afternoon inside the North Texas Volleyball Center. Ohio has now won six-straight matches with the last four being sweeps. 
  • Ohio Volleyball's Jimerson Named MAC East Defensive Player of the Week
    September 16, 2019
    CLEVELAND -- Junior middle blocker Tia Jimerson (Sugar Hill, Ga.) of the Ohio volleyball team (6-4) has been named the Mid-American Conference East Division Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced today (Sept. 16). 
  • Ohio Volleyball Wins Bobcat Invitational With Sweep of Virginia
    September 14, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio –  The Ohio volleyball team (6-4) won the Bobcat Invitational presented by Texas Roadhouse after sweeping Virginia, 3-0 (25-21, 25-18, 25-22), on Saturday afternoon inside The Convocation Center. 
  • Ohio Volleyball Sweeps Charleston in Bobcat Invitational presented by Texas Roadhouse
    September 13, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio –  The Ohio volleyball team (4-4) swept Charleston (0-6), 3-0 (25-14, 25-23, 25-18), on Friday afternoon in Ohio's first match of the Bobcat Invitational presented by Texas Roadhouse. 
  • Ohio Volleyball Earns Second Sweep of Bobcat Invitational Over UConn
    September 13, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio –  The Ohio volleyball team (5-4) earned its second sweep of the day in the Bobcat Invitational Presented by Texas Roadhouse after taking down UConn, 3-0 (25-22, 25-14, 25-20) on Friday evening inside The Convocation Center. 
  • Ohio Volleyball Set to Host Bobcat Invitational Presented by Texas Roadhouse
    September 12, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio volleyball team (3-4) is set to play at home at the Convocation Center this weekend for the first time when it hosts the Bobcat Invitational presented by Texas Roadhouse.
  • Ohio Volleyball Defeats Winthrop, 3-2
    September 07, 2019
    The Ohio Volleyball team (3-4) took down Winthrop (3-3), 3-2 (21-25, 26-24, 20-25, 25-22, 15-8) on Saturday afternoon inside the Bender Arena in the final match of the American Volleyball Classic.
  • Ohio Volleyball Drops American Volleyball Classic Opener to Temple
    September 06, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Ohio Volleyball team (1-4) dropped a five-set match with Temple (4-0), 3-2 (25-22, 20-25, 20-25, 25-23, 15-12) on Friday morning at Bender Arena in Washington, D.C. Three Ohio players – senior outside hitter Lizzie Stephens (Dallas, Texas), junior outside hitter Maggie Nedoma (Brook Park, Ohio) and junior setter Vera Giacomazzi (San Vendemiano, Italy) – had double-doubles.
  • Ohio Volleyball Takes Down American, 3-2
    September 06, 2019
    In their second five-set match of the day, the Ohio Volleyball team (2-4) took down American, 3-2 (19-25, 28-26, 23-25, 25-23, 15-12) on Friday evening inside the Bender Arena in the second match of the American Volleyball Classic.
  • Ohio Volleyball Heads to Washington D.C. for the American Volleyball Classic
    September 05, 2019
    WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Ohio volleyball team (1-3) heads to Washington D.C. this weekend to play in the American Volleyball Classic. Ohio will face Temple and American on Friday at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m., before finishing the tournament on Saturday at 11:30 a.m. against Winthrop.
  • Ohio Volleyball Grabs First Set But Falls at No. 17 Purdue, 3-1
    September 01, 2019
    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Ohio volleyball team (1-3) took the first set against No. 17 Purdue (1-0) but fell, 3-1 (22-25, 25-17, 31-29, 25-19), on Sunday afternoon at the Holloway Gymnasium.
  • Ohio Volleyball Sweeps Northeastern
    August 31, 2019
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Ohio volleyball team (1-2) earned its first win of the season when the Bobcats swept Northeastern (1-2), 3-0 (25-18, 25-15, 25-18) on Saturday afternoon in the final match of the Green Bay Invite.
  • Ohio Volleyball Drops Opener to Fresno State
    August 30, 2019
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Ohio volleyball team (0-1) dropped its regular season opener to Fresno State (1-0), 3-1 (25-15, 25-16, 16-25, 28-26) on Friday afternoon in the Green Bay Invite.
  • Ohio Volleyball Falls to Green Bay
    August 30, 2019
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Ohio volleyball team (0-2) fell to Green Bay (2-0), 3-1 (25-18, 27-25, 18-25, 25-17) on Friday evening inside the Kress Center during the Green Bay invite.
  • Ohio Volleyball Set to Open Regular Season This Weekend
    August 29, 2019
    GREEN BAY, Wis. – The Ohio volleyball team will begin the regular season this weekend in Green Bay, Wisconsin at the Green Bay Invite. Ohio’s first match of the season will take place on Aug. 30 at 2 p.m. ET. in the Kress Center. Later that day, The Bobcats will see host Green Bay at 8 p.m. ET. OU will wrap up the Green Bay Invite on Saturday, Aug. 31 at 2 p.m. ET against Northeastern. After the Green Bay Invite, Ohio will travel to No. 17 Purdue to wrap up the weekend on Sunday Sept. 1 at 2 p.m. ET.
  • Ohio Volleyball Picked Third in MAC East, Places Three on Preseason All-MAC East Team
    August 27, 2019
    CLEVELAND – The Ohio volleyball team was selected to finish third in the Mid-American Conference East Division in the league's 2019 preseason coaches' poll, the conference office announced on Tuesday (Aug. 27). Three players – junior setter Vera Giacomazzi (San Vendemiano, Italy), senior outside hitter Lizzie Stephens (Dallas, Texas) and junior middle blocker Tia Jimerson (Sugar Hill, Ga.) – were named to the Preseason All-MAC East team.
  • Ohio Volleyball Defeats Wright State in Exhibition Match, 3-2
    August 23, 2019
    FAIRBORN, Ohio – The Ohio volleyball team came from behind to take down Wright State, 3-2, (25-22, 22-25, 22-25, 25-20, 16-14) on Friday evening inside McLin Gymnasium in an exhibition match. Three players – Lizzie Stephens, Vera Giacomazzi and Dahlias Bouyer – recorded double-doubles in the victory.
  • Ohio Volleyball Completes Annual Green & White Scrimmage
    August 17, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio -- The Ohio volleyball team competed in front of its home fans at the Convocation Center for the first time in 2019, hosting its annual Green & White Scrimmage today.
  • Ohio Volleyball Returns To Action With Annual Green & White Scrimmage
    August 14, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio – The Ohio volleyball team will return to the Convocation Center with its annual Green & White Scrimmage on Saturday (Aug. 17). The match begins at 3 p.m. ET.
  • Ohio Volleyball Earns 2018-19 AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 26, 2019
    LEXINGTON, Ky. -- The Ohio volleyball team has earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2018-19 season, as announced by the organization on Friday (July 26).
  • Ohio Volleyball Announces 2019 Schedule
    May 22, 2019
    ATHENS, Ohio -- The Ohio volleyball program released its 2019 schedule on Wednesday (May 22), as announced by sixth-year head coach Deane Webb.