By: Ryan Sosic '19
BEREA, Ohio- The Baldwin Wallace University volleyball team, under the direction of fourth-year Head Coach Scott Carter, opens up the 2018 season when it travels to Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, to play in the Greyhound Premier Invitational, hosted by Moravian College on August 31 and September 1.
The Jackets will be play their first dual match on the road against La Roche (Pa.) College and Waynesburg (Pa.) University on September 5. Road action will continue with tournaments hosted by the College of Brockport (N.Y.) on September 7-8 and Nazareth (N.Y.) College on September 14-15.
BW will return home for two home non-league contests, the first coming on September 17 against Penn St. Behrend (Pa.). The home-opener is slated for 7:30 p.m. inside Ursprung Gymnasium. Cross-town rival Case Western Reserve University will travel to BW on September 19 for the Marcia French Match in the team's final non-league home match of the year.
Then, Capital will travel to Berea as the Jackets host Crusaders in their conference opener on September 28. BW will host conference matches against Ohio Northern University on October 2, Heidelberg University on October 9, Wilmington College on October 20, and will round out their 2018 campaign with a Senior's and Parents' Day match against Marietta University on October 27.
BW finished the 2017 season with an overall record of 26-6 and a 4-5 mark through conference play, which helped them reach the quarterfinals of the OAC Tournament.
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October 13, 2018 Volleyball Falls on the Road to Muskingum
October 9, 2018 Volleyball Defeats Heidelberg for Third Conference Victory
October 6, 2018 Volleyball Suffers First Conference Loss
October 2, 2018 Volleyball Upsets #17 Ohio Northern in Straight Sets
September 29, 2018 Reinhard's Record Setting Day Gives BW Two Non-Conference Victories
September 28, 2018 Volleyball Wins First OAC Match Against Visiting Capital University
September 25, 2018 Volleyball Secures Victory Over Thiel (Pa.) College
September 22, 2018 Volleyball Defeats HCAC Challengers in Straight Sets
September 19, 2018 Volleyball Victorious in Marcia French Match
September 17, 2018 Volleyball Opens Home Schedule with Victory over Penn State Behrend
September 15, 2018 Volleyball Claims Four Victories in the Golden Flyer Invitational
September 10, 2018 Ivy Earl Earns Volleyball Player of The Week Honor
September 8, 2018 Volleyball Goes Undefeated in The Golden Eagle Invitational
September 5, 2018 Volleyball Sweeps Competition in Double Header
September 2, 2018 Volleyball Wins Three at Greyhound Premiere Invitational
August 31, 2018 Volleyball Adds Coundourides to the Coaching Staff
August 24, 2018 Women's Volleyball Seeks Summit of the OAC
August 21, 2018 Volleyball Selected Sixth in OAC Coaches Poll
May 30, 2018 Volleyball Reveals 2018 Schedule