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Grenadiers lose in five sets to Oakland City

Maddie Jacobi, freshman defensive specialist, prepares to serve the ball against Oakland City on Tuesday, Oct. 20. The Grenadiers lost the match in five sets for their second consecutive loss.

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

Katie Fischer, junior middle blocker, and Monica Loftus, freshman right side hitter, go up for a block in the third set against Asbury on Thursday, Oct. 15. The Grenadiers had eight blocks in the match.

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

The IUS volleyball team huddles up after a set in their match against Midway University on Tuesday, Oct. 13. The Grenadiers won the match and continued their win 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

The Grenadiers huddle up after a point in their match against Carlow University on Friday, Oct. 9. With the win, the Grenadiers win their sixth straight game.

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 get back on track by beating Brescia in straight sets

IU Southeast and Brescia University players shake each other's hands after Thursday's game on Oct. 1. The Grenadiers beat the Bearcats in straight sets.

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

October 3, 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 in four sets to Point Park

Monica Loftus, freshman right outside hitter, goes up to spike the ball against Point Park on Friday, Sept. 18. Loftus had seven kills as the Grenadiers loss in four sets.

Parker Henes, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2015

The IUS volleyball team returned home on Friday, Sept. 18 as they hosted Point Park University at 7 p.m. in the Activities Building. The Grenadiers fell short to the reigning KIAC conference champions, losing in four sets (25-23, 25-23, 20-25, 25-22). The Grenadiers are now 5-6 for the year and are 1-1 in conferen...

Grenadiers beat IU East to win third straight

Sophomores Michala Beasley and Kelsey Willinger go up for a block against IU East on Thursday, Sept. 10. The Grenadier's defense was great getting four blocks against the Red Wolves.

Enrique Bryan, Staff Reporter

September 11, 2015

The IUS volleyball team played against KIAC conference opponent IU East on Thursday, Sept. 10. The Grenadiers beat the Red Wolves in a decisive three set sweep (25-19, 25-13, 25-19). After starting the season off with a 1-3 record the Grenadiers have now won three straight games, winning each in str...

Volleyball seniors say goodbye


Junior outside hitter, Katie Fischer attempts to spike the ball on the St. Catharine front line.

Parker Henes, Staff

November 10, 2014

It’s that time of year for the senior volleyball players to say goodbye to their home court. This year’s senior night didn’t end in their favor. The IU Southeast volleyball team was swept by St. Catharine on Senior Night, (25-20, 25-22, 25-20) on Thursday, Oct. 30 in the Activities Building. “It...

IU Southeast comeback comes up short

Blake Stewart, Staff

October 29, 2014

The IU Southeast volleyball team fell just short of forcing a fifth set, after a comeback in the Tuesday Oct. 21 match against Kentucky Wesleyan.  The Grenadiers lost the match 3-1. IU Southeast started off the match down 9-5, but was able to go on a 5-1 run to tie the match at 10-10.  The rest...