Another victory for V-ball

The Lady Flames volleyball team arrived in Kent, Ohio, Sept. 7 looking to extend their seven match winning streak at the Kent State Mizuno Classic. The Flames started the tournament hot, defeating Saint Francis in straight sets (25-20, 25-18, 25-16). Sophomore outside hitter Ansley Gebben led the Flames with nine …

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Viva volleyball

The Lady Flames volleyball team headed to Orlando, Fla. Friday, Aug. 11, to take on three teams in the Holiday Inn Select/University of Central Florida Classic and returned with a title. Liberty played its first match against Jacksonville Friday. The Lady Flames trailed 2-0 after the first two sets, but …

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Lady Flames return to defend title

Primed — With the core of his lineup returning along with several new additions, coach Shane Pinder looks to build on last year’s Big South Championship. Photo Credit: Ruth Bibby

Preseason Player of the Year Loren Thomas leads a talented and experienced attack this season As reigning Big South Champions, Lady Flames Volleyball and head coach Shane Pinder are back and ready for another great season. According to Pinder, the Lady Flames have a lot of new talent on the …

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Beach volleyball added to intramurals

Students trodded bare-foot on white sand, casually dressed in shorts and T-shirts, while referees watched from the side, standing on the red tape boundaries that marked the volleyball court outlines. Others sat in the grass nearby, sifting the sand between their toes while they chatted in the sun. The intramurals …

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Volleyball-A-Thon returns again

Liberty Athletics and the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) will host the second annual Volleyball-A-Thon on Dec. 7 to raise money to give students of Lynchburg City Schools the opportunity to go to summer camp. The Volleyball-A-Thon will be held at the Schilling Center from 10 p.m. to 2 p.m. …

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Volleyball edged by Penn State

As an unranked team from a private school in Virginia traveling to Big Ten heavyweight Pennsylvania State University, the odds were certainly stacked against Liberty University. PSU entered Friday’s match ranked No. 8 in the nation, a program which has won the national title four years running. For Coach Shane …

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Lady Flames volleyball team claim top seed in Big South

With two road games left to play in their conference schedule, Liberty volleyball had full control of their postseason destiny. The goal was simple: win two games and claim sole possession of the regular season Big South Title. “Coming into the weekend, we needed to win at least one out …

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Volleyball Seniors leave behind a legacy of accomplishments

#2 Rebecca Warren Virginia Beach, Va. Elementary Education Career Highlights: Recorded 14 kills against Virginia Commonwealth University Nov. 28, 2009 14 career aces Warren on Liberty: “In high school, I thought that I wanted to go to a secular school. I’d been in a Christian school all my life, but …

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Flames remain atop Big South, beating rival Coastal

For fans that arrived one set late, Friday’s volleyball game against rival Coastal Carolina must have appeared terribly one sided. For those who were present from the sound of the National Anthem, it was a totally different ball game. The Homecoming crowd was on its feet for the set point …

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Liberty serves 11th straight home victory

Home cookin’ — Lillie Happel (12)  recorded her double-double with 12 kills and 11 digs. Photo credit: Ruth Bibby

With one point left to play in Liberty’s three-set victory (25-17, 25-23, 25-18) over University of North Carolina Asheville, Coach Pinder called a timeout. Needing only one point to secure their second Big South Conference victory, Coach Pinder needed to set one thing straight. “Honestly, I called the time-out to …

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Liberty dominates home invitational

Lillie Happel claims MVP honors and makes 400th career kill The Liberty University Lady Flames volleyball team added three tallies to the win column over the weekend defeating Rider University, Saint Francis University and California State University Bakersfield at the Liberty Invitational. Against the Rider University Broncos, Liberty hit .428, …

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