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IUS falls to Lindsey Wilson

IUS falls to Lindsey Wilson

Ashley Smith, Staff Writer

September 10, 2016

On Thursday September 8, the IUS women’s volleyball team lost last night to No. 2 ranked Lindsey Wilson 3 sets to 0. This puts IU Southeast’s season record at 4-6. After struggling in the first set with a score of 14-25 the lady Grenadier's came back stronger in the second set with a score of ...

Women’s volleyball team falls to Campbellsville

Women’s volleyball team falls to Campbellsville

Tyler Clerkin, Staff Writer

August 31, 2016

The IUS women's volleyball team faced against the Campbellsville University Tigers for their home opener on August 30. However, they ultimately fell short, losing 3 sets to 0. The loss puts their season record at 2-3. The Grenadiers were led by Monica Loftus’s 8 kills while senior Mary Dye and...

IUS athletes take on new challenges

IUS athletes take on new challenges

Somolia Pumphery

March 21, 2016

Playing college sports usually means student athletes play four years of one sport before graduation. Here at IU Southeast, things can be a little different. The next two semesters will have senior forward for the IUS men’s basketball team Jordan Thompson and senior forward for the IUS women’s...

Grenadiers struggle in regular season finale

Grenadiers struggle in regular season finale

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

November 6, 2015

In the final game of the regular season, the IUS volleyball team fell to Cincinnati Christian University (25-19, 22-25, 23-25, 21-25) on Thursday, Nov. 5 as they finish the regular season with a 17-16 record. The Grenadiers were without Hannah Joly, freshman outside hitter, who was out with a concussio...

Grenadiers lose in five sets to Oakland City

Grenadiers lose in five sets to Oakland City

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 21, 2015

The IUS volleyball team fell to Oakland City University on Tuesday, Oct. 20 in five sets (21-25, 25-15, 20-25, 27-25, 11-15). The loss is the second straight five set loss for the Grenadiers. “We didn’t do a good enough job sticking with our game plan,” head coach Eric Brian said. “When we...

Grenadiers’ comeback comes up short, snap seven game win streak

Grenadiers’ comeback comes up short, snap seven game win streak

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 16, 2015

The IUS women’s volleyball team lost on Thursday, Oct. 15 against KIAC rival, Asbury University, in a very intense five set match (15-25, 22-25, 28-26, 25-22, 11-15). The loss snapped the Grenadiers’ seven game winning streak. The match started out rough for the Grenadiers. They only scored 15 poin...

Grenadiers stay red hot, increase winning streak to seven games

Grenadiers stay red hot, increase winning streak to seven games

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 14, 2015

The IUS volleyball team beat Midway University in straight sets (25-16, 25-22, 25-11) on Tuesday, Oct. 13 to continue their winning streak to seven games. The Grenadiers improve their overall record to 14-7 and are 8-2 in conference play. “We did a good job coming in with a game plan of what ...

Grenadiers beat Carlow University in straight sets, continue winning streak

Grenadiers beat Carlow University in straight sets, continue winning streak

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

October 10, 2015

The IU Southeast volleyball defeated the Carlow University Celtics Friday, Oct. 9 in straight sets (25-13, 25-12, 25-15) as they won their sixth straight game. “I was very pleased with how everyone played tonight,” head coach Eric Brian said. The game lead off with a pair of aces from Hannah J...

Grenadiers cruise to fifth straight win

Grenadiers cruise to fifth straight win

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 9, 2015

The Grenadiers beat Ohio Christian University in straight sets (26-24, 25-21, 25-17) on Thursday, Oct. 8 to win their fifth straight game. The Grenadiers improve their record to 12-7 overall and 6-2 in conference play. In the first set the Trailblazers took an early 9-2 lead against the Grenad...

Grenadiers get back on track by beating Brescia in straight sets

Grenadiers get back on track by beating Brescia in straight sets

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 2, 2015

The IUS volleyball team played against conference opponent Brescia University on Thursday, Oct. 1. The Grenadiers beat the Bearcats in a decisive three set sweep (25-21, 25-16, 25-20). The Grenadiers looked to bounce back from a loss on Tuesday night against IU Kokomo, but they had to make some adj...

Grenadiers lose to IU Kokomo in straight sets

Grenadiers lose to IU Kokomo in straight sets

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

September 29, 2015

The IU Southeast women’s volleyball team fell to IU Kokomo in straight sets on Tuesday, Sept. 29 (26-24, 25-14, 25-23). The loss snaps the Grenadiers’ two game conference winning streak. After the two conference wins in a row, the grenadiers looked to keep the ball rolling Tuesday night. After to...

Not your normal freshman athlete

Not your normal freshman athlete

Somolia Pumphrey, Staff Reporter

September 21, 2015

Freshman Hannah Joly is from Floyd Central High School and is no stranger to the demands of being a student athlete. “She has the type of mentality where she would run through a brick wall,” Eric Brian, volleyball head coach, said. Joly has been playing volleyball since she was in seventh grade...