2007-08 Headlines

  • Juniata’s season ends with EIVA tourney loss to NYU
    April 16, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College men’s volleyball turned in its second-best hitting performance of the season on Wednesday night against fifth-ranked New York University, hitting .371 while totaling 80 kills – the most in a match this season. Junior All-American setter Matt Werle (Meadville, Pa./Meadville) set a season-high with 70 assists. The Eagles logged 45 digs, among their best defensive efforts of the season.
  • Juniata places three on EIVA D-III All-Stars team
    April 16, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Three Juniata College men’s volleyball players were selected to the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (EIVA) Division III All-Star Team, which was released Wednesday afternoon from the league office.
  • Werle named to EIVA All-East Second team
    April 15, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College junior setter Matt Werle (Meadville, Pa./Meadville) was named to the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association (EIVA) All-East Second Team, when the squad was announced Monday night.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball ends 2008 Molten tourney with loss to UC-Santa Cruz
    April 12, 2008
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – The Juniata College men’s volleyball team completed the 2008 Molten Division III Invitational with a 3-1 loss to the University of California, Santa Cruz, in Saturday’s consolation match at Springfield College’s Blake Arena.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball falls to Springfield in Molten semifinals
    April 11, 2008
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – There will be no fifth consecutive Molten Division III Men’s Volleyball National Championship for Juniata College.
  • Fritz named EIVA Tait Division Player of the Week
    April 07, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College senior Matt Fritz (Churchville, Md./John Carroll) has been the EIVA Tait Division Player of the Week for the week ending April 6, it was announced Monday by the conference office staff.
  • Werle and Powers earn AVCA All-America honors
    April 07, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Junior setter Matt Werle (Meadville, Pa./Meadville) and junior middle hitter Dan Powers (Lancaster, Pa./Manheim Township) have both been named to the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III All-America team which was announced Monday.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball to open 2008 Molten Championship against Springfield College
    April 07, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College men’s volleyball will begin its assault for a fifth-straight Molten Division III National Championship against the host squad from Springfield College, when the 2008 Molten Division III Men’s Invitational Championship opens on Friday, April 11, in Springfield, Mass.
  • Juniata volleyball evens EIVA Tait record with 3-0 win over East Stroudsburg
    April 04, 2008
    EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa. – Juniata College outside hitter Matt Fritz (Churchville, Md./John Carroll) logged 14 kills while hitting .706 to lead the Eagle men’s volleyball team to a 3-0 win over East Stroudsburg, in EIVA Tait Division action Saturday night at Koehler Fieldhouse in East Stroudsburg, Pa.
  • Juniata MVB falls to Princeton, but still gains entry to Molten Division III Championship
    April 04, 2008
    PRINCETON, N.J. – Juniata College senior Matt Fritz (Churchville, Md./John Carroll) recorded 17 kills against Princeton University, but that wasn’t enough to overcome the Tigers’ .319 hitting percentage as Princeton downed the Eagles, 3-0, in an EIVA Tait Division men’s volleyball match Friday night in Princeton, N.J.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball outlasts NJIT for 3-1 victory
    March 29, 2008
    NEWARK, N.J. – Juniata College got a match-high 20 kills from sophomore Zach Wanner (Lancaster, Pa./Hempfield) and defeated NJIT, 3-1, in a pivotal Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association Tait Division tilt Saturday night in the Estelle and Zoom Fleisher Athletic Center in Newark, N.J.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball falters in five-game loss at Springfield
    March 28, 2008
    SPRINGFIELD, Mass. – Juniata College outside hitters Matt Fritz (Churchville, Md./John Carroll) and Zach Wanner (Lancaster, Pa./Hempfield) each recorded 22 kills, but Springfield College managed to outhit the Eagles just enough to sneak past with a 3-2 win on Friday night in Springfield, Mass.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball downed by top-ranked Penn State
    March 25, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Penn State’s .631 hitting for the match proved to be too much as Juniata College fell to the Nittany Lions 3-0, in EIVA Tait Division men’s volleyball action on Tuesday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball falls to George Mason, 3-0
    March 22, 2008
    FAIRFAX, Va. – Juniata College was held to just .124 hitting for the match as the Eagles dropped a 3-0 loss to George Mason University, in an EIVA Tait Division men’s volleyball match Saturday night in Fairfax, Va.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball comes-from-behind in game five to beat St. Francis
    March 19, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Fortunately, Juniata College Head Men’s Volleyball Coach Jeremy Price keeps his hair very short. That made it harder for to see it turning grey over the course of the Eagles’ two-hour long match against St. Francis University on Wednesday night in Huntingdon.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball swept by #3 NYU in first D-III loss of 2008
    March 16, 2008
    NEW YORK – The number one-ranked Juniata College men’s volleyball team suffered its first loss of the season to a Division III opponent with a 3-0 defeat at the hands of third-ranked New York University, Sunday afternoon at NYU’s Coles Sports Center in New York City.
  • Eagle men’s volleyball completes Midwestern road trip with 3-0 loss at Loyola University (Ill.)
    March 01, 2008
    CHICAGO – Juniata College was unable to match Loyola University’s hitting and blocking as the Eagle men’s volleyball team completed its two-match Midwestern road swing with a 3-0 loss at Loyola University Chicago, Saturday night in Chicago.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball opens road-trip with 3-0 loss at Lewis
    February 29, 2008
    ROMEOVILLE, Ill. – Lewis University hit .427 for the match while holding the Eagles to a .264 hitting percentage as the Juniata College men’s volleyball team opened its two-game midwestern road trip with 3-0 loss to the Flyers, Friday night in Romeoville, Ill.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball outlasts East Stroudsburg, 3-1
    February 26, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College rebounded from a game one loss to win the next three and post a 3-1 victory over East Stroudsburg University, in EIVA men’s volleyball action Tuesday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata MVB rallies to defeat NJIT, 3-2
    February 23, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College rallied from a 2-1 deficit in games to win game four and the decisive game five and post a 3-2 win over EIVA Tait-rival New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT), Saturday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball match against East Stroudsburg cancelled
    February 21, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College men’s volleyball match against East Stroudsburg University, scheduled for Friday, Feb. 22, at 7:00 p.m. in Huntingdon, Pa., has been cancelled in anticipation of winter weather across central Pennsylvania.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball swept by Ohio State
    February 17, 2008
    COLUMBUS, Ohio – Juniata College threatened to stretch its men’s volleyball match against Ohio State into extra games, but in the end the Buckeyes had too much firepower as they downed the visiting Eagles 3-0, Sunday afternoon at St. John Arena in Columbus, Ohio.
  • Juniata MVB outblocks, outhits Princeton for EIVA Tait victory
    February 08, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College posted 18 team blocks and a .254 attack percentage on its way to a 3-1 victory over Division I Princeton University, in EIVA Tait Division men’s volleyball action Friday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • JUNIATA MEN’S VOLLEYBALL DROPS EIVA MATCH TO PENN STATE
    February 05, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College took on EIVA Tait Division leader and undefeated Penn State in its own backyard and dropped a 3-0 decision to the Nittany Lions, Tuesday night at Rec Hall in University Park, Pa.
  • Juniata comeback falls short in loss to George Mason
    February 02, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College men’s volleyball team pushed George Mason to a decisive fifth game, before eventually falling 3-2 to the Patriots, in an EIVA Tait Division matchup Saturday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • #3 Juniata cruises past #6 New York Univ., 3-0
    February 01, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Third-ranked Juniata College won its opening game for the fourth match in a row – then kept right on winning en route to a 3-0 victory over no. 6 New York University, in men’s volleyball action Friday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball falls to Division II Mt. Olive College
    January 26, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – Juniata College won the opening game then dropped three straight on its way to a 3-1 loss to Mt. Olive College, Saturday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • Juniata MVB slams door on Mercyhurst comeback in 3-1 win over Lakers
    January 25, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – This was a match that had a little of everything.
  • Juniata men’s volleyball outlasts Stevens, 3-2
    January 23, 2008
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College men’s volleyball team opened its 2008 campaign with little drama, but in the end pulled out the desired result as the Eagles battled their way to a 3-2 win over fifth-ranked Stevens Institute of Technology, Wednesday night at the Kennedy Sports + Recreation Center in Huntingdon, Pa.
  • JUNIATA MEN’S VOLLEYBALL PICKED FIFTH IN EIVA TAIT DIVISION PRE-SEASON POLL
    December 04, 2007
    HUNTINGDON, Pa. – The Juniata College men’s volleyball team was picked to finish fifth in the Eastern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association’s Tait Division, in preseason voting by the league’s coaches.