• Stoodley Earns AVCA All-America Honorable Mention
    November 13, 2012
    PLYMOUTH, N.H. – The star hitter on the Plymouth State University women's volleyball team received more post-season recognition Tuesday when the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) announced the 2012 Division III All-America teams.
  • NCAA REGIONAL CHAMPS! UMass Boston Advances in NCAA Volleyball Championship
    November 11, 2012
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – For the second time in three seasons, UMass Boston volleyball (20-11) is the top team in New England, as they fought tooth-and-nail to defeat Bowdoin College by the final of 3-2 Sunday afternoon to earn a sport in this year's NCAA Division III National tournament in Holland, Michigan.
  • Beacons Advance To NCAA Regional Championship With 5-Set Win
    November 10, 2012
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – For the second straight year the Beacons had to put together a complete team performance to earn a spot in the NCAA Regional tournament, which they did in the form of a 3-2 win over the host Camels of Connecticut College Saturday evening in front of a loud and energetic crowd.
  • UMass Boston Advances To NCAA Sectional Semifinals
    November 09, 2012
    NEW LONDON, Conn. – Led by Shannon Thompson’s (Moorpark, Calif.) match-high 18 kills and .533 hitting percentage volleyball dominated their first match of the 2012 NCAA Division III Regional tournament as they defeated the Engineers of MIT by the final of 3-1 Friday evening at Luce Field House on the campus of Connecticut College.
  • 2012 Little East Fall All-Academic Teams Announced
    November 08, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- The Little East Conference office announced its 2012 Fall All-Academic Teams this afternoon. The conference honored a total of 200 student-athletes in its seven fall championship sponsored sports: men's and cross country, field hockey, men's and women's soccer, women's tennis and volleyball.
  • 2012 All-Little East Volleyball Teams Announced
    November 06, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Boston and Western Connecticut State University each earned two major awards when the conference office announced the 2012 All-Little East volleyball teams this afternoon.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #10
    November 05, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- University of Massachusetts Boston senior Shannon Thompson (Moorpark, Calif.) was tabbed as the Most Outstanding Player of the 2012 Little East Volleyball Championship this past weekend.
  • UMass Boston Captures 2012 Little East Volleyball Championship
    November 04, 2012
    QUINCY, Mass. - Led by the Little East Conference Tournament Most Outstanding Player Shannon Thompson (Moorpark, Calif.) UMass Boston cemented its spot at the top of the mountain as they defeated Keene State College by the final of 3-1 (25-16, 25-9, 22-25, 25-16) to earn their fourth-straight conference title Sunday afternoon at Quincy High School.
  • Rhode Island College Upsets Eastern Connecticut In Volleyball Tournament
    October 31, 2012
    WILLIMANTIC, Conn. – The fifth-seeded Rhode Island College women’s volleyball team succeeded in closing out the all-important second set on its seventh attempt and went on to eliminate fourth-seeded Eastern Connecticut State University, 25-22, 32-30, 25-21 to advance through the opening round of the 2012 Little East Conference playoffs Wednesday evening at Francis E. Geissler Gymnasium.
  • Keene State Sweeps Plymouth State In 1st Round Of Volleyball Tournament
    October 31, 2012
    KEENE, N.H. – The Keene State women’s volleyball team defeated rival Plymouth State University 3-0 in a quarterfinal match of the Little East Conference tournament at Spaulding Gym on Wednesday night.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #9
    October 30, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- Rhode Island College senior Breanna Boyer (West Greenwich, R.I.) was named the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Championship Pairings
    October 29, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. –The University of Massachusetts Boston captured the top-seed in the Little East Volleyball Championship for the third time in the past four years when the conference office announced the pairings for the six-team tournament field.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #8
    October 22, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- University of Massachusetts Dartmouth freshman Stephanie Antoine (New Bedford, Mass.) was chosen as the Little East Volleyball Rookie of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #7
    October 15, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- Eastern Connecticut State University senior Katie Wilson (Pittsburg, Calif.) was tabbed as the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #6
    October 08, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- Eastern Connecticut State University senior Katie Wilson (Pittsburg, Calif.) was named the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #5
    October 01, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- Rhode Island College senior Breanna Boyer (West Greenwich, R.I.) was selected as the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • Casey Stoodley Earns 1,000th Career Kill In Panther Victory
    September 25, 2012
    NEW LONDON, N.H. – Senior Casey Stoodley (Salem, N.H.) eclipsed the 1,000 career kills mark with a match-high 17 winners Tuesday evening in a Plymouth State University women's volleyball team's 3-2 win over Colby-Sawyer College at Coffin Field House.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #4
    September 24, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- University of Massachusetts Boston senior Kayla Wilson (San Jose, Calif.) was tabbed as the Little East Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #3
    September 17, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- University of Massachusetts Boston senior Shannon Thompson (Moorpark, Calif.) was tabbed the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #2
    September 10, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- University of Massachsetts Boston junior Corrine Porter (Huntington Beach, Calif.) was selected as the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon by the conference office.
  • 2012 Little East Volleyball Report #1
    September 03, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. -- University of Massachusetts Boston senior middle blocker Shannon Thompson (Moorpark, Calif.). was selected as the Little East Volleyball Offensive Player of the Week this afternoon.
  • UMass Boston Unanimous Selection As Volleyball Preseason Favorite
    August 21, 2012
    NORTH DARTMOUTH, Mass. –The University of Massachusetts Boston has been selected as the unanimous choice to capture the 2012 Little East volleyball regular-season championship, according to a vote by the conference’s eight coaches. The Beacons earned each of the eight first place votes for a total of 64 points to enter the campaign as the consensus favorite for the second-straight season.