2018 Manchester University Volleyball News

  • Matos Returns as Full-time Head Volleyball Coach
    January 02, 2019
    Ivan Matos set to guide the MU volleyball program as next full-time head coach.
  • Manchester places trio on all-HCAC awards
    November 07, 2018
    Senior right side hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.), libero Anna Marie Lawrie (Indianapolis, Ind.), and defensive specialist Morgan Oliver (Alexandria, Ind.) represented Manchester University's volleyball team on the 2018 all-Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference teams, released Nov. 7.
  • Lawire, Stanichuk lead Manchester over Bluffton
    October 25, 2018
    BLUFFTON, OHIO - Junior libero Anna Marie Lawrie, and senior setter Dakota Stanichuk helped lead the Spartans in a 3-1 win over Bluffton University on Wednesday, October 24.
  • Defiance tops MU, Lawrie sets Career Milestone
    October 18, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. - Despite a 1,000th career dig milestone met by libero Anna Marie Lawrie, Manchester couldn't hang on in a 3-0 set loss to Defiance on Wednesday, October 17.
  • Front line trio leads efforts at AU
    October 11, 2018
    ANDERSON, IND. – Freshman middle hitter Kara Heckmuller (Cincinnati, Ohio) proved strong offensive and defensively at the net for Manchester University Thursday, Oct. 11.
  • West coast trip out to 1-2 start
    October 08, 2018
    Freshman middle/outside hitter Samantha Campbell (Brownsburg, Ind.) and senior right side hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.) were an effective one-two punch for Manchester University Sunday, Oct. 7.
  • Highly-touted Vanguard stops Spartans
    October 08, 2018
    COSTA MESA, Calif. - Vanguard University turned in a remarkable .310 team attack percentage Monday, Oct. 8, sending the host Lions to a 25-9, 25-16, 25-16 sweep of Manchester University.
  • Fall Break Festival: Spartans step out of conference
    October 05, 2018
    Manchester University takes a tour of the largest state on the United States’ left coast as part of the institution’s 2018 fall break.
  • Conference Cliffhanger – Earlham holds off Spartans
    September 29, 2018
    RICHMOND, IND. – A plethora of double-digit figures spotlighted Manchester University statistics’ sheet Saturday, Sept. 29.
  • Spartans conclude home stand
    September 26, 2018
    The 2018 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference season continues along its path Wednesday, Sept. 26, as Rose-Hulman travels north for a meeting with Manchester University.
  • Spartans battle Rose-Hulman in Homecoming Week clash
    September 26, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – The sizzling senior season of right side hitter Haley Duncan continued Wednesday, Sept. 26.
  • Duncan picks up second HCAC award
    September 24, 2018
    GREENWOOD, IND. – Manchester University senior right side hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.) made it back-to-back weekends on the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s Player of the Week list with the Monday, Sept. 24, announcement.
  • HCAC Happiness – Spartans top Franklin, go 1-1 at tri-match
    September 22, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – The image of senior right side hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.) has been a threatening one for opposing defenses of late.
  • Two named HCAC weekly awardwinners
    September 17, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University put two individuals on the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s weekly football and volleyball awards announcement, released Monday, Sept. 17.
  • Bounceback Bunch – MU ends invitational with big wins
    September 16, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Searching for a strong finish to its 2018 home invitational Saturday, Sept. 15, Manchester University got just what the doctor ordered.
  • Spartans subdued in invitational first day
    September 14, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Senior right side hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.) registered a second 20-kill match of the week, guiding the headlines for Manchester University during Friday, Sept. 14, action at the 2018 MU Invitational.
  • Home Sweet Home – Black and Gold capture thriller
    September 12, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – A resilient Manchester University squad, inches from a three-game sweep of visiting Olivet College Wednesday, Sept. 12, picked itself up and dusted itself off after the Comets answered with game three and four victories.
  • Spartans begin eight straight at home
    September 10, 2018
    Olivet College of Michigan pays a visit to Stauffer-Wolfe Arena for a 6 p.m. first serve Wednesday, Sept. 12.
  • Volleyball, wrestling announce staff hirings
    September 06, 2018
    Manchester University head wrestling coach Kevin Lake and interim head volleyball coach Ivan Matos announced assistant coach hirings Tuesday, September 4.
  • Season-opening road trip winds down
    September 04, 2018
    It’s a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference – Michigan Intercollegiate Athletic Association clash Tuesday, Sept 4, as Manchester University pays a visit to St. Mary’s College of Indiana.
  • Middle hitters spotlight St. Mary’s battle
    September 04, 2018
    NOTRE DAME, IND. – The senior and freshman middle hitter combination of Hannah Tevis (Royal Center, Ind.) and Samantha Campbell (Brownsburg, Ind.) topped the statistics sheet for Manchester University Tuesday, September 4.
  • Front line quartet leads numbers on opening weekend
    September 02, 2018
    LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Senior right side hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.); senior middle hitter Hannah Tevis (Royal Center, Ind.); junior middle hitter Emily Bailey (Warsaw, Ind.); and freshman outside/middle hitter Samantha Campbell (Brownsburg, Ind.) each found themselves in kill double-digits Friday and Saturday, August 31, and September 1.
  • Windy City whistlestop begins Spartans' season
    August 30, 2018
    Interim head coach Ivan Matos and the Spartans are among the tournament field at Lake Forest College of suburban Chicago, Ill., Friday and Saturday, August 31 and September 1.
  • Guiding Glance – Spartans get a new look at program
    August 17, 2018
    Spirit wear … shoe sizes … parent and team emails … team check-in.
  • Matos to lead Spartans
    August 16, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University Director of Athletics Rick Espeset announced Thursday, Aug. 16, that Ivan Matos has been named interim head volleyball coach.
  • Three Players to Watch selections spotlight HCAC poll
    August 10, 2018
    The upperclasswoman trio of senior outside hitter Haley Duncan (Albion, Ind.), senior middle hitter Hannah Tevis (Royal Center, Ind.) and junior defensive specialist/libero Anna Marie Lawrie (Indianapolis, Ind.) headlined Manchester University’s standing on the 2018 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference volleyball coaches’ preseason poll, released Friday, August 10.
  • Paulsen steps down from head coaching role
    July 16, 2018
    NORTH MANCHESTER, IND. – Manchester University Director of Athletics Rick Espeset announced Thursday, July 12, that head volleyball coach Bryndon Paulsen is stepping down.
  • Adventures Abroad – Mindiola gains life opportunity
    June 21, 2018
    Kaitlin Mindiola’s summertime activities probably aren’t much different than any other college-age student.