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Cedarville Loses in Exhibition With Akron

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Yellow Jackets battled the Division I Akron Zips in an exhibition on Tuesday night, and the Zips pulled away from Cedarville in the second half to win, 70-50. While the game will not count against Cedarville's record, the win for Akron gives the Zips one in the win column, as the matchup counted as Akron's season-opener. Freshman guard Branden Maughmer led the Yellow Jackets in scoring with 15 points on 7-12 shooting and also pulled down six rebounds. Senior ...

Lady Jackets’ Season Ends Against Walsh

by Tim Miller The No. 4-seeded Cedarville Lady Jackets (13-18, 11-9 G-MAC) volleyball team suffered a loss to the No. 1-seeded Walsh Cavaliers in the opening round of the G-MAC Tournament on Tuesday night in four sets. The loss ends the Lady Jackets' season, its first with head coach Greg Smith at the helm. The final tally was 25-21, 25-11, 20-25, and 25-19. Cedarville closes its season under .500 for the first time since 2010. The Lady Jackets gained momentum to close the season, ...

Former D-I Volleyball Coach Finds Way to CU

by Josh Stevens “Never stop learning. Never stop improving.” That’s the motto for new Cedarville women’s volleyball coach Greg Smith. Smith grew up in Rochester, Indiana, and had to learn volleyball through an unusual route. He first got into sports through his father, who coached basketball. His first knowledge of volleyball came from watching his high school girls’ team. He went to Westmont College in California to play tennis but had a desire for volleyball. “I picked ...

Cedarville Enjoys Sweep on Senior Day

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets didn't lose a set in their final regular season game of the year, beating the Trevecca Trojans 3-0 on Saturday afternoon. Cedarville will enter the postseason riding a five-game winning streak, its best mark all season. The Lady Jackets took care of the Trojans with ease in the first two sets before taking the third in tighter fashion, winning 25-21, 25-19, and 25-22. "I thought today we played really consistent," head coach Greg Smith said. "We ...

Lady Jackets Trump Battlers for Third Straight Win

by Abigail Hintz Cedarville University volleyball rode the momentum from Friday night to get their second sweep in a row over G-MAC opponent Alderson Broaddus University on Saturday afternoon. The Jackets, who are currently 9-8 in G-MAC play and 11-17 overall, got the best of the Battlers with scores of 25-14, 25-20 and 25-16 and are now riding a three-game win streak. Despite a quick turnaround from Friday night’s game and a seemingly banged up roster, Cedarville played with passion and ...

Cedarville Volleyball Discards Ohio Dominican

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets (10-17, 8-8 G-MAC) enjoyed a win over the Ohio Dominican Panthers on Friday night, 3-0. The Lady Jackets hadn't played at home in over two weeks, and will now enjoy three more matches at home to close out the regular season. Cedarville won 25-19, 25-17, and 25-18, and trailed just once throughout the three sets. Consistency was key for the Lady Jackets, which is something head coach Greg Smith said he emphasized this week during practice. "It's ...

Cedarville Men’s Soccer Drops Pivotal Senior Day Match

by Tim Smith The Cedarville Yellow Jackets were defeated by Ohio Dominican 2-1 on Tuesday evening. The game marked the end of the regular season, with Cedarville finishing 11-5-2 on the year. With the loss, Cedarville dropped out of first place in the conference. The Tiffin Dragons heed the first seed for the tournament, awarding them hosting rights in the semi-finals and finals. Both squads started out aggressive, garnering multiple scoring opportunities on both sides. But Ohio Domini...

CU Extends Unbeaten Streak With Inspired Win

by Abigail Hintz The Cedarville men’s soccer team (9-4-2) snatched a win over Alderson Broaddus University (5-8-2) in a high-stakes G-MAC clash on Cystic Fibrosis night Saturday. The match ended 2-1 in favor of the Jackets, extending their unbeaten streak to seven and their win streak to three. But perhaps outshining the play on the pitch was 7-year-old Nicholas Grindstaff. Nicholas suffers from cystic fibrosis, and was the reason fans were asked for donations during the match. The ...

Lady Jackets Suffer Underwhelming Defeat to Tiffin

by Tim Miller The Cedarville Lady Jackets were unable to contend with the Tiffin Dragons on Tuesday night, dropping the match in three sets. Momentum swings were few and rarely went to Cedarville's advantage, as the underwhelming performance was the last one at the Callan Athletic Center for over two weeks. Cedarville lost 25-18, 25-20, and 25-21 and didn't lead until the third set. "We knew we were gonna have to have a solid match, not just physically but mentally," head coach Greg ...