2017 Franciscan Volleyball News

  • Lady Baron Duo Named All-AMCC
    November 08, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, NY – Following the 2017 season, a pair from the Franciscan volleyball team were named to the 2017 All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference teams, as announced by the league office Wednesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to D'Youville on Senior Day
    October 28, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball team’s season came to an end Saturday afternoon as the Lady Barons dropped a back-and-forth battle with D’Youville, 3-1, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Sweep Greensburg
    October 25, 2017
    GREENSBURG, Pa. – In a critical AMCC matchup with the Pitt.-Greensburg Bobcats, the Franciscan volleyball team rose to the challenge and swept their hosts, 3-0, Wednesday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Behrend, 3-0
    October 21, 2017
    ERIE, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team fell to Penn St.-Behrend 3-0 on the road, Saturday afternoon, behind set scores of 25-18, 25-20, 25-17.
  • Lady Barons Battle Red Hawks in AMCC Game of the Week
    October 17, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – In the AMCC Game of the Week, the Franciscan volleyball battled a tough La Roche team but was unable to overcome late set runs as the Red Hawks swept the Lady Barons, 3-0, Tuesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Rally for 3-2 Win Over Mount Aloysius
    October 11, 2017
    CRESSON, Pa. – After falling behind 2-0, the Franciscan volleyball team rallied for a dramatic 3-2 win over AMCC opponent, Mount Aloysius, Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Swept by W&J on Homecoming
    October 07, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - In one of the most anticipated events of Franciscan University’s Homecoming Weekend, the Lady Barons volleyball team took on visiting, non-conference opponent Washington & Jefferson College. Franciscan impressed packed bleachers, despite a 3-0 loss.
  • Lady Barons Drop a Pair of Non-Conference Matches
    October 04, 2017
    BEAVER FALLS, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped a pair of matches to non-conference opponents Chatham and Geneva, Wednesday evening. Franciscan dropped a 3-1 decision to Chatham to open the evening before falling to Geneva 3-0 in the last match of the night.
  • Lady Barons Take Down Bradford in Five Sets
    September 30, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball team played in its second-straight five-set AMCC match as the visiting Pitt.-Bradford Panthers took the Lady Barons to a fifth set Saturday afternoon. Franciscan came out on top with a 3-2 victory.
  • Lady Barons Drop Five-Set Thriller to Penn St.-Altoona
    September 27, 2017
    On Wednesday, the Franciscan University women’s volleyball team lost a 3-2 thriller of a five-set matchup against conference opponent Penn St.-Altoona, in a class with major postseason implications.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Baldwin Wallace
    September 25, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - the Franciscan University women’s volleyball team demonstrated encouraging team chemistry during a 3-0 straight-sets loss to the visiting Baldwin Wallace Yellow Jackets, Monday evening.
  • Lady Barons Win Twice at AMCC Quad Match
    September 23, 2017
    HAMBURG, NY – The Franciscan volleyball team kicked off AMCC action with a pair of wins at the conference quad match held by Hilbert. The Lady Barons defeated the hosts in three sets before taking Medaille to five and the eventual win, Saturday afternoon.
  • #13 CMU Holds Off Lady Barons
    September 19, 2017
    STEUBENVILLE - Against undefeated Carnegie Mellon opposition, the Franciscan volleyball team took to Hanka Kuzma Court at Franciscan University, in front of packed Finnegan Fieldhouse bleachers, for the first official home game of the semester.
  • Lady Barons Wrap Up Ginny Hunt Kilt Classic; Ciola Named All-Tournamnent
    September 16, 2017
    WOOSTER, Ohio – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped a pair of matches to wrap up the Ginny Hunt Kilt Classical, Saturday afternoon, and junior outside hitter Maria Ciola was named to the All-Tournament team.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Frostburg
    September 15, 2017
    WOOSTER, Ohio – The Franciscan volleyball was swept by Frostburg State in the opening round of the Ginny Hunt Classis, Friday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Marietta on the Road
    September 12, 2017
    MARIETTA, Ohio – The Franciscan volleyball team fell to Marietta in straight sets Tuesday evening,
  • Lady Barons Split Last Day of Bearcat Challenge; Ciola named All-Tournament
    September 02, 2017
    LATROBE, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team picked up its first win of the season as the Lady Barons split the final day of the Bearcat Challenge. FUS defeated Waynesburg, 3-0, in the first match before falling to hosts St. Vincent, 3-0, in the final match of the day for the Lady Barons.
  • Lady Barons Drop Opening Two Matches
    September 01, 2017
    LATROBE, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team battled through first-match jitters and fought hard against Muskingum and Westminster (Pa.) in the opening two matches of the season, but couldn’t come away with a win as the Lady Barons dropped both matches, 3-0, Friday night.
  • Lady Barons Picked Fourth in Preseason Poll
    August 15, 2017
    ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. – The Franciscan volleyball team was voted to finish fourth in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference 2017 Preseason Coaches’ Poll, as released by the league office.