2018 Agnes Scott Volleyball News

  • Lions Fight Off Scotties in Three Sets
    October 16, 2018
    DECATUR, Ga.—Agnes Scott Volleyball fell to divisional opponent Piedmont in three sets on Tuesday night at the Woodruff Gymnasium. Piedmont managed to win all three sets in very different ways as the Scotties applied pressure late with a chance to flip momentum around. The Lions found their groove late in the third to close out the sweep of the Scotties.
  • Scotties Drop 3-0 Result to Divisional Rival Maryville
    October 13, 2018
    DECATUR, Ga.—Maryville spoiled Senior Day for Agnes Scott with a 3-0 win at Woodruff Gymnasium on Saturday afternoon. The Scotties honored seniors Paige Heck (Indianapolis, Ind.) and Morgan Pearson (Pensacola, Fla.) before the match.
  • Stormy Petrels Squeeze Out Three-Setter Versus Scotties
    October 10, 2018
    ATLANTA—Agnes Scott fell in a closely contested three-set match at Oglethorpe University on a rainy Wednesday evening in the metro area. The Scotties fought back after dropping the first set, but Oglethorpe was able to outlast them over the final two sets to claim a 3-0 win. Oglethorpe topped the Scotties 25-19, 25-20, 25-22.
  • Volleyball Splits Conference Matches at LaGrange
    October 06, 2018
    LAGRANGE, Ga.—Agnes Scott Volleyball split a pair of USA South matches on Saturday afternoon. The Scotties won their second conference match in a row by handing Berea a loss in three sets before dropping a match to host LaGrange in four sets.
  • Scotties Roll Brevard in Three
    October 02, 2018
    DECATUR, Ga.—Agnes Scott Volleyball put a check in the USA South Conference win column on Tuesday evening after cruising past visiting Brevard in three sets. The Scotties controlled the first set from the start before having to rally late in the second to put themselves in a great position entering the third. Agnes Scott took care of business by building a big lead in the third before eventually closing things out 25-15, 25-22, 25-18.
  • Scotties Gritty in Pair of Four-Set Losses
    September 29, 2018
    DECATUR, Ga.—Agnes Scott Volleyball fought tooth and nail with two of the best teams in the USA South West Division, but ultimately dropped a pair of four-set matches to Huntingdon and Covenant. The Scotties outscored the Hawks and blitzed the Scots in the opening set, but each seasoned opponent was able to put together enough runs to outlast the home side in each match.
  • Lions Protect Cave from Scotties
    September 26, 2018
    DEMOREST, Ga.—Piedmont shook off a wild first set before settling down to beat visiting Agnes Scott in three sets on Wednesday evening. The Lions improve to 6-5, while the Scotties drop to 2-12.
  • Agnes Scott Drops Two at Maryville Tri-Match
    September 22, 2018
    MARYVILLE, Tenn.—Agnes Scott Volleyball dropped a pair of matches to Maryville and Johnson University (Tenn.) on Saturday afternoon. The Scotties opened the day with a 3-0 loss to host Maryville in the USA South Conference opener before falling on the wrong side of a match that went the distance, a 3-2 loss to Johnson.
  • Scotties Protect Home Court from Barons
    September 18, 2018
    DECATUR, Ga.—Energy was high from the start for Agnes Scott Volleyball as they outlasted Brewton-Parker in four sets on Tuesday night at Woodruff Gymnasium. The Scotties won their second match of the season and improve to 2-9.
  • Scotties Drop Seesaw Battle to Hawks
    September 14, 2018
    DECATUR, Ga.—Agnes Scott Volleyball fell to USA South West Division leading Huntingdon 3-1 in non-conference action on Friday night. A rocking Woodruff Gymnasium saw the Scotties shake off a slow start to the night to push the visiting Hawks to the brink before the visitors were able to hold on 25-11, 17-25, 25-16, 25-22. The Hawks improved to 6-3 on the young season, while Agnes Scott falls to 1-9 entering conference play this week.
  • Scotties Stopped by Toccoa in Four Sets
    September 13, 2018
    TOCCOA, Ga.—For the second time in nearly a week, Toccoa Falls handed Agnes Scott Volleyball a defeat. However, unlike in the first matchup Agnes Scott was able to battle from two sets down to take the third game before ultimately falling in four sets. The Screaming Eagles won 25-15, 25-11, 19-25, 25-10.
  • Scotties Fall Twice on Final Day in Montgomery
    September 08, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala.—Agnes Scott Volleyball ended its stay in Alabama with a 1-3 mark at the Huntingdon Invitational after dropping a pair of three-set matches on Saturday. The Scotties dropped matches to N.C. Wesleyan and Auburn-Montgomery, a NCAA Division II opponent out of the Gulf South Conference.
  • Scotties Split on Day One of Huntingdon Invite
    September 07, 2018
    MONTGOMERY, Ala.—Agnes Scott Volleyball got into the win column for the first time in 2018 with a convincing three-set triumph over the Mississippi University for Women in the second of two matches at the Huntingdon Invitational on Friday afternoon. The Scotties fell to Division II opponent Tuskegee in the tournament opener before sweeping the Owls of MUW in their final match of the day.
  • Scotties Hang Tough in Tournament Losses
    August 31, 2018
    GREENSBORO, N.C.—Tests came early for Agnes Scott Volleyball as the Scotties dropped its first three matches of the 2018 season at the Greensboro College Tournament. Agnes Scott saw marked improvement as the weekend wore on, including hitting at a high clip in a close five-set loss to a talented Piedmont International squad to end Saturday’s event.
  • Volleyball Gearing Up for 2018 Season
    August 16, 2018
    DECATUR—Agnes Scott Women’s Volleyball was slated seventh in the 2018 USA South West Division Preseason Poll on Thursday. The Scotties finished sixth in the division last fall, earning their first playoff bid since joining the USA South. The results of the poll were voted on by the conference's coaches