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Fri, 30 Sep 2016 13:09:00 EDT• For the third straight season, the Stephen F. Austin volleyball team has won its first three Southland Conference matches and the Ladyjacks take aim at a four-game league winning streak to start the season when they close out a seven-match stretch of home bouts by welcoming Nicholls (4-14, 0-3 Southland) to Shelton Gym on the first day of October for a 1:00 p.m. battle.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 21:52:00 EDTFor five matches in a row, it looked as though the Stephen F. Austin women’s volleyball team had found a tried and true lineup of nine individuals that let the team compete at a consistently high level night in and night out.
Wed, 28 Sep 2016 19:40:00 EDT• As it enters the final leg of a seven-match homestand, the Stephen F. Austin volleyball team (9-6, 2-0 Southland) aims to keep its 2016 Southland Conference record untarnished when the Ladyjacks lock horns with McNeese (4-13, 0-2 Southland) at 6:30 p.m. Thursday evening inside Shelton Gym.
Sat, 24 Sep 2016 16:13:00 EDTNACOGDOCHES, Texas - For the third-straight meeting between Stephen F. Austin and Sam Houston State, the Ladyjacks emerged as the victors in the volleyball edition of the Battle of the Piney Woods.
Fri, 23 Sep 2016 12:58:00 EDTTHE FIRST SERVE Shelton Gym will serve as the backdrop to the 54th meeting on the volleyball court between arguably the fiercest rivals in the Southland Conference as Stephen F. Austin (8-6, 1-0 Southland) and Sam Houston State (6-8, 0-1 Southland) do battle at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday afternoon.
Wed, 21 Sep 2016 22:36:00 EDTIf at first you don’t succeed, try, try again. That was the message Stephen F. Austin head volleyball coach had for the Ladyjacks after SFA battled valiantly before dropping a 3-1 non-conference showdown with Baylor on Wednesday evening. It was the first time the Bears paid a visit to Shelton Gym since 1994, and SFA did everything in its power to try and push things to a fifth set.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 16:33:00 EDT For the first time in 22 years, the Stephen F. Austin volleyball team (8-5) welcomes Baylor (10-4) to the confines of Shelton Gym on the SFA campus for a non-conference volleyball showdown at 6:30 p.m. The highly anticipated showdown between the Big 12 and Southland Conference institutions signals the endpoint of the regular season non-conference schedule for both squads, and Wednesday night's clash also serves as Panhellenic Night as scores of individuals who represent the five NPC-affiliated sororoties are expected to be in attendance.
Mon, 19 Sep 2016 15:11:00 EDTFRISCO, Texas – For the third time in the first four weeks of the season, a Stephen F. Austin volleyball player has earned Southland Conference Player of the Week status. This time, the honor was delivered to junior outside hitter Abby McIntyre who secured Southland Conference Offensive Player of the Week honors following her high-powered offensive performances in a 3-0 week for the Ladyjacks.
Sat, 17 Sep 2016 17:28:00 EDTHeading into their final match of the Holiday Inn Express SFA Volleyball Invitational, the Ladyjacks found themselves going up against a Little Rock team that made their hay with an imposing brand of front-row defense. The Trojans entered the match ranked second in the nation only to Minnesota in blocks per set.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 21:57:00 EDTAfter North Texas make quick work of Incarnate Word in the opening match of the Holiday Inn Express SFA Volleyball Invitational, some may have thought the Ladyjacks were going to have their hands full when they faced off against a UNT squad that handed SFA a straight-set loss a season ago.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 10:32:00 EDTA quartet of volleyball teams from Texas and Arkansas will convene in Shelton Gym to duke it out for the title of Holiday Inn Express SFA Volleyball Invitational champion on Friday and Saturday (Sept. 16-17). Stephen F. Austin acts as the host for the four-team, five-match tournament and welcome North Texas, Incarnate Word and Little Rock to Nacogdoches.
Thu, 15 Sep 2016 21:29:00 EDTNACOGDOCHES, Texas - The last time Incarnate Word entered the halls of Shelton Gym, the Cardinals left with a Southland Conference victory. On Tuesday night, the Ladyjacks exacted their revenge in a significantly shorter amount of time than five sets.
Wed, 14 Sep 2016 19:16:00 EDTNow that one-third of its 2016 regular season matches are a matter of record, the Stephen F. Austin volleyball team sets up shop in Shelton Gym for just the second time this season to take a brief intermission from non-conference play. The first of SFA's 16 2016 Southland Conference matches commences at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday evening as the Ladyjacks welcome Incarnate Word (4-6, 1-0 SLC) to Nacogdoches in a showdown that signals the beginning of a seven-match home stand.
Mon, 12 Sep 2016 14:06:00 EDTAs a result of one of the best week-long stretches of play on the back line in program history, Stephen F. Austin junior libero Lexus Cain earned the title of Southland Conference Defensive Player of the Week for the first time in her career. The news was announced Monday afternoon in a release issued by the league office.
Sat, 10 Sep 2016 18:24:00 EDTLined up on the opposite side of an efficient UTRGV squad, the Stephen F. Austin volleyball team experienced great difficulty getting its offense started and fell 3-0 to the Vaqueros in its final match of the Texas Tech Invitational.