D III Women's Volleyball

A source for NCAA Division III women's volleyball info and opinion, with a focus on the Midwest and Central regions

9/14: #1 WUSTL ekes out wins over #2 Witt, #3 Calvin

Below are links, where available, to Central/Midwest team events this weekend with competing teams and highlighted results. I’m also tracking top 25 upsets nationally.

I’ll finally got to a gym for some live volleyball today. About time, I know.

Wittenberg Classic
#1 Washington-St. Louis, #2 Wittenberg, #3 Calvin, #7 Hope, #14 Otterbein, #21 Heidelberg, Alma, Ohio Northern, Mount St. Joseph
#3 Calvin def. Ohio Northern 3-0; #1 Washington-St. Louis def. #2 Wittenberg 3-2; #7 Hope def. #14 Otterbein 3-0; #2 Wittenberg def. #7 Hope 3-1; #1 Washington-St. Louis def. #3 Calvin 3-2; #21 Heidelberg def. Alma 3-1.

UW-River Falls invite
#8 St. Thomas, #10 UW-Whitewater, UW-Stevens Point, Gustavus, St. Scholastica, UW-River Falls, Waldorf
#8 St. Thomas def. UW-River Falls 3-1; Gustavus def. Waldorf 3-1; UW-Stevens Point def. Waldorf 3-0; #8 St. Thomas def. #10 UW-Whitewater 3-0; UW-River Falls def. Gustavus 3-1; UW-Stevens Point def. #10 UW-Whitewater 3-0.

Carthage invite
#13 Chicago, #16 Carthage, St. Norbert, Dominican, Illinois Wesleyan, St. Mary’s (Ind.)
#13 Chicago def. St. Norbert 3-1; Dominican def. St. Mary’s (Ind.) 3-0; #16 Carthage def. St. Mary’s (Ind.) 3-0; Dominican def. Illinois Wesleyan 3-1; #13 Chicago def. #16 Carthage 3-1; Illinois Wesleyan def. St. Norbert 3-1.

Cornell Classic
#18 Wartburg, Cornell, Bethel, UW-Platteville, Northwestern, Augsburg, UW-Eau Claire, St. Olaf
#18 Wartburg def. Bethel 3-0; Northwestern def. St. Olaf 3-1; UW-Eau Claire def. Augsburg 3-1; St. Olaf def. UW-Platteville 3-2; Bethel def. Cornell 3-2; #18 Wartburg def. Northwestern 3-1; UW-Eau Claire def. Cornell 3-0; Augsburg def. UW-Platteville 3-1.

Simpson invite
Saint Benedict, Coe, Nebraska Wesleyan, Simpson, Grinnell
Coe def. Nebraska Wesleyan 3-1; Simpson def. Grinnell 3-0; Saint Benedict def. Coe 3-1; Saint Benedict def. Simpson 3-0; Nebraska Wesleyan def. Grinnell 3-0.

DePauw invite
Millikin, DePauw, Hanover, Rose-Hulman, Olivet, Kalamazoo
Millikin def. Olivet 3-1; Millikin def. Rose-Hulman 3-0.

UW Oshkosh Classic
UW Oshkosh, Martin Luther, UW-La Crosse, Lawrence, Carroll, Wisconsin Lutheran, Ripon, Concordia Wisconsin
Ripon def. Concordia Wisconsin 3-1; UW-La Crosse def. Carroll; Wisconsin Lutheran def. Lawrence 3-1; Lawrence def. Carroll 3-1; UW Oshkosh def. Concordia Wisconsin 3-0; Martin Luther def. Ripon 3-0; UW Oshkosh def. Martin Luther 3-0; UW-La Crosse def. Wisconsin Lutheran 3-1.

Macalester invite
UW-Superior, Carleton, Minnesota Morris, Macalester, Dubuque, Presentation
Macalester def. Presentation 3-1; Minnesota Morris def. Dubuque 3-0; Dubuque def. Macalester 3-1; Carleton def. UW-Superior 3-1; UW-Superior def. Presentation 3-0; Carleton def. Minnesota Morris 3-1.

St. Catherine invite
Hamline, Luther, UW-Stout, St. Catherine, Bethany Lutheran, Crown
UW-Stout def. Crown 3-0; St. Catherine def. Crown 3-0; St. Catherine def. UW-Stout 3-0; Luther def. Bethany Lutheran 3-1; Hamline def. Luther 3-2; Hamline def. Bethany Lutheran 3-0.

Alverno Classic
Augustana, Knox, Beloit, Alverno
Beloit def. Alverno 3-0; Augustana def. Knox 3-0; Knox def. Beloit 3-1; Augustana def. Alverno 3-0.

SLIAC
Spalding 3, Fontbonne 2 SU’s April Fisher went 15-4-35.
Principia 3, Eureka 0 PC’s Tess Rountree had 12 kills, 10 digs.

Nonconference
Aurora 3, North Park 1 AU’s Sarah Olesen had 11 kills, 5 blocks.
St. Mary (Neb.) 3, Buena Vista 1 CSM (4-10) is NAIA.
• Mount Mary, UW-Washington County
• Westminster 3, Iowa Wesleyan [?] (WC tweet said they won)

Top 25 upset watch
#4 Christopher Newport 3, Trinity (Texas) 0
#5 Emory 3, #4 Christopher Newport 2
#5 Emory 3, #6 Cal Lutheran 2
#6 Cal Lutheran 3, Southwestern 0
#9 Cortland 3, Skidmore 1
#9 Cortland 3, Hartwick 0
#11 Puget Sound 3, Whitman 1
#22 Mount Union 3, #12 Juniata 2
#17 Colorado College 3, Greensboro 0
#20 Pacific Lutheran 3, Whitworth 1
Chapman 3, #23 Occidental 2
#24 Salisbury 3, Centenary (N.J.) 0
#24 Salisbury 3, Gallaudet 1
#25 Bowdoin 3, Amherst 1

-Ricky Nelson

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Written by Ricky Nelson

September 13, 2012 at 11:18 pm

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  1. SNC with two starters out due to illness/injury.

    anon

    September 14, 2012 at 11:06 pm

  2. Two of the top three passers at that … doesn’t get any easier tomorrow either. Hope they’re back soon.

    -Ricky Nelson

    uwoshvball

    September 14, 2012 at 11:38 pm


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