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Jackets Defeat Indy in Front of Record Crowd

In their first home game of the season, and in front of a record crowd Tuesday night, the Cedarville women's volleyball team defeated the University of Indianapolis in a thrilling five sets, 17-25, 26-24, 25-21, 23-25, and 15-12. More than 1,100 fans attended the game, breaking the previous record of 1,074 that was set three years ago against Mount Vernon Nazarene. Tuesday's first set was mostly even until halfway through when the Indy Greyhounds pushed ahead, 16-12. A series of attack ...

Jackets Volleyball Three-Peats as Conference Champions

The Cedarville women's volleyball team won their third consecutive G-MAC Championship on Saturday afternoon with a victory over Ohio Valley University. There was a lot of energy in the Callan Athletic Center as the teams and fans, alike, knew the title was on the line. “Ohio Valley brought a whole bus load of students, and so obviously the big advantage for us is playing at home,” Coach Doug Walters said. “We play in front of the best crowds here at home." Walters said they play in ...

Lady Jackets Sweep Panthers, Advance to Championship Game

Cedarville’s volleyball team won the G-MAC semifinal match on Friday night, defeating Kentucky Wesleyan in straight sets. This marks the third time this season that the Jackets have defeated the Panthers. Cedarville opened the match with a lot of energy. The Jackets never trailed in either of the first two sets, winning them 25-20 and 25-21. The Jackets' last match was Nov. 4, when they were defeated in three sets by Findlay. Coach Walters admitted that this arrangement was less than ...

Lady Jackets Steamroll Central State

In their final regular season home game Wednesday night, the Cedarville women’s volleyball team cruised to an easy victory over Central State. It didn’t take long for the Jackets to defeat the Marauders, winning in three sets (25-4, 25-7, 25-2). Central State has not won a match this season, and in their 14 losses they haven’t won a single set. The win moves the Jackets to 17-12 (8-1) on the season. Because of the dominating win, Emily Gewirtz and Katie Sir, both freshmen, saw more ...

Jackets Fight Diabetes, Rally to Beat Kentucky Wesleyan

On a day dedicated to supporting the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, the Cedarville volleyball team took another step towards the regular season G-MAC championship with a comeback win over Kentucky Wesleyan on Saturday afternoon, 21-25, 22-25, 25-23, 25-20, 15-9. The Jackets led for the majority of the first set, but a run of unforced errors allowed the Panthers to win the set 25-21. The Jackets regrouped at the beginning of the second set by opening with a 7-1 lead. The Panthers ...

On Senior Night, Jackets Sweep Trojans, Take Conference Lead

The Cedarville volleyball team took another step towards the regular season G-MAC title with a win Friday night over Trevecca Nazarene. The Jackets lost to the Trojans in five sets when they played at Trevecca earlier in the month, but tonight, they swept the Trojans, 25-22, 35-33, 25-14. With tonight’s victory, the Jackets are in sole possession of the conference’s number one spot, but they are not looking too far ahead. “We haven’t cinched anything up yet,” Coach Doug Walters ...

Lady Jackets Volleyball Sweeps Malone

The Cedarville volleyball team defeated Malone University in ­straight identical sets (25-16, 25-16, 25-16) on Monday night. The victory, their fifth in a row, moves the Jackets to 9-6 (2-0) on the season. Fans in attendance were clad in white for the annual white out match in the Callan Athletic Center. “I love the atmosphere here,” sophomore student Thomas Sizer said. “It’s fun to be around everyone, be with friends, and be a little crazy every once in awhile.” Junior ...

Lady Jackets Prevail Over Shawnee State in Tight Match

The Cedarville volleyball team ­­­defeated Shawnee State in a tightly contested match, beating the Bears in five sets on Saturday afternoon. The Jackets ­­­won two of three on this week's home stand. Shawnee State entered the afternoon with a record of 9-5. The Jackets broke their losing skid Thursday night and were hoping to build momentum heading into conference play. After Cedarville easily won the first set, 25-19, they soared in front in the second set. But after they opened to ...

Lady Jackets fall to Bellarmine Knights in Straight Sets

The Cedarville volleyball team was back in action Tuesday night in the Callan Athletic Center as Bellarmine University defeated them in straight sets, 25-20, 25-17, 28-26. The Lady Jackets returned home after going 1-3 in a four match invitational last weekend in California, Pennsylvania. The Bellarmine Knights entered the evening with a record of 3-2. The Jackets rode a small lead through the beginning of the first set before the visiting Knights tied the set at 13. After being tied again ...

Lady Jackets Volleyball Won First Game at Home

The Cedarville volleyball team opened their home slate of matches with a 4-set victory over the Ohio Dominican University Panthers on Tuesday night in front of a raucous crowd full of students in the Callan Athletic Center. The Jackets had opened the season at a mark of 2-2 after playing four matches in two days at an invitational in Evansville, Ind. The Yellow Jackets jumped out to a 7-1 lead in the first set and would never trail in the set, dominating to the score of 25-18. The ...