2018 Franciscan Volleyball News

  • Ciola Earns First Team All-AMCC Honors
    November 07, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY – Senior Maria Ciola capped her impressive career as a member of the Franciscan volleyball team with an All-Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference first team honor, as announced by the league on Wednesday.
  • Lady Barons Send Seniors off with Win
    October 27, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball team sent their two seniors, Maria Ciola and Theresa Moore, off with a 3-0 win in the final match of the season against Hilbert, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Drop Final Road Match to La Roche
    October 24, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped a 3-0 decision to La Roche in its final road match of the 2018 season, Wednesday night.
  • Ciola Earns Second Weekly Honor
    October 22, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY – For the second-straight week, senior Maria Ciola put up impressive numbers for the Franciscan volleyball team and was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference Player of the Week, as announced by the league office.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Spartans in Five Sets
    October 20, 2018
    BUFFALO, NY – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped a hard-fought Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference match to D’Youville, 3-2, on the road Saturday afternoon.
  • Ciola Named AMCC Player of the Week
    October 16, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - Following her career performance against Capital, senior Maria Ciola was named the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference women's volleyball Player of the Week, as announced by the league office Monday afternoon. 
  • Ciola Breaks Own Record in Five-Set Thriller
    October 16, 2018
    ALTOONA, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team’s comeback bid came up just short as the Lady Barons dropped a five-set thriller after evening the match at 2-2 behind senior Maria Ciola’s (Burk, VA/Mother of Divine Grace) record-setting 28 kills, Tuesday evening.
  • Ciola Sets Single-Match Record; Lady Barons Win Five-Set Thriller
    October 12, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – With kill to give the Franciscan volleyball team match point in the fifth set, senior captain Maria Ciola (Burk, VA/Mother of Divine Grace) set the single-match kill record with 23 as the Lady Barons won a five-set thriller over Capital, Friday night.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Mount Aloysius at Home
    October 10, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball fought hard but ultimately fell to Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent, Mount Aloysius, 3-0 Wednesday evening by set scores of 25-19, 25-20, 25-21.
  • Help Support SAAC Coin Wars
    October 08, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - The Franciscan Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) is hosting a "Coin Wars" between all of the athletic teams to help raise money for former softball player, Jordan Cunningham ('18). 
  • Lady Barons Drop AMCC Match to Bradford
    September 29, 2018
    BRADFORD, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped an Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference match to Pitt.-Bradford, 3-0, Saturday afternoon.
  • Lady Barons Earn First AMCC Win over Pitt.-Greensburg
    September 26, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball team hit a season hit .226 as a team and defeated Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent, Pitt.-Greensburg, 3-1, Wednesday night.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Bethany at Home
    September 24, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball dropped a hard-fought non-conference match to visiting Bethany (WV), 3-0, Monday night.
  • Franciscan Drops Two at AMCC Quad Match
    September 22, 2018
    BUFFALO, NY – The Franciscan women’s volleyball team dropped a pair of matches at the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference quad match, hosted by Medaille, Saturday afternoon. Franciscan fell to Penn St.-Behrend (3-0) in the first match before dropping a 3-1 decision to Medaille in the final match of the day.
  • Lady Barons Swept by Carnegie Mellon
    September 18, 2018
    PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The Franciscan volleyball team fell in straight sets to Carnegie Mellon, 3-0, Tuesday night. The Tartans won by set scores of 25-9, 25-9, 25-9.
  • Franciscan Drops Final Two Matches at Wooster
    September 15, 2018
    WOOSTER – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped its final two matches of the 2018 Ginny Hunt Kilt Classic Saturday afternoon as the Lady Barons fell to Dennison and Oberlin, 3-0.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Adrian and Marietta
    September 14, 2018
    WOOSTER, Ohio – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped a pair of 3-0 matches Friday night to open the 2018 Ginny Hunt Kilt Classic hosted by Wooster. The Lady Barons fell to Adrian in the first match of the evening before dropping a 3-0 match to Marietta.
  • Lady Barons Earn First Win of the Season
    September 12, 2018
    WAYNESBURG, Pa. – After dropping the first set 27-25, the Franciscan volleyball team rallied for three-straight set wins to earn their first victory of the season, 3-1, over Waynesburg, Wednesday evening.
  • Lady Barons Drop a Pair of Matches at Dig Pink
    September 08, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball team hosted another successful Dig Pink Day on Saturday despite falling to Oberlin and Geneva, 3-0, in non-conference action.
  • Lady Barons Set to Host 2018 Dig Pink Day
    September 06, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE, OH—Franciscan University’s Lady Baron volleyball team will host its annual Side-Out Foundation Dig Pink Day on Saturday, September 8, to support breast cancer research.
  • Lady Barons Fall to Marietta at Home
    September 06, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE – The Franciscan volleyball team dropped a non-conference contest to Marietta, 3-0, Thursday night by set scores of 25-21, 25-9, 25-19.
  • Lady Barons Drop Home Opener to Wooster
    September 04, 2018
    STEUBENVILLE - Despite improved confidence on the court, the Franciscan volleyball team suffered a 3-0 loss to Wooster, Tuesday night, with a line up that showcased the freshman talent on the team.
  • Lady Barons Drop Two Hard Fought Matches
    August 31, 2018
    MARIETTA, OH – The Franciscan volleyball team opened 2018 with a pair of hard-fought losses to tough opponents, Friday night. The Lady Barons fell to Kenyon 3-0 (25-13, 25-11, 25-23), before dropping a four-set match to West Va. Tech (23-25, 25-9, 25-16, 25-12).
  • Lady Barons Selected Seventh in Preseason Poll
    August 29, 2018
    NORTH BOSTON, NY - Under 16th-year head coach Kelly Herrmann, the Franciscan volleyball team has been selected to finish seventh in the Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference standings as voted on by the league's coaches in the annual preseason poll.