NASHUA, NH- Rivier College defeated Lasell College in the quarter finals of the Great Northeast Athletic Conference Tournament on Tuesday night, 3-0. The no. 2 seeded Raiders overcame the no. 7 seed by scores of 25-20, 25-16, and 25-14 to move into the semi-finals on Thursday evening. Lasell’s 2010 campaign culminates at 12-18 overall.
NEWTON, MA- For the second time this season, the Lasell College women’s volleyball team met the Lynx of Lesley University in a non-league battle at the Lasell College Athletic Center. The contest yielded the same outcome as in the previous match, with Lasell prevailing, 3-1.
West Hartford, CT- Lasell College's women's volleyball head coach Mary Tom picked up her 200th NCAA career win on Saturday, reaching the milestone as the Lasers defeated St. Joseph College of Connecticut, 3-0, and Simmons College, 3-2, to sweep the Great Northeast Athletic Conference tri-match.
NEWTON, MA— Norwich University’s women’s volleyball team outlasted the Lasell College Lasers, 3-2, in a five-set Great Northeast Athletic Conference match on Wednesday afternoon. The Lasers picked up the first two sets by scores of 26-24 and 25-23 before the Cadets rallied for the final three sets, 25-13, 25-16, and 15-10.
Newton, MA Emerson College womens volleyball earned a 3-1 decision over the Lasers in a Great Northeast Athletic Conference match on Saturday afternoon during Lasell Colleges Family, Friends, and Alumni Weekend. The contest also marked Senior Day for the two Laser seniors, Melanie Costa (Ludlow, MA) and Megan Gobeille (Lincoln, RI). Lasell finished the day with a 9-15 records (4-5 GNAC), while the Lions victory boosted their record to 17-8 overall (6-1 GNAC).
Boston, MA The Lasell College womens volleyball team prevailed 3-0 over Great Northeast Athletic Conference foes Suffolk University on Tuesday night, defeating the Rams 25-22, 25-18, 25-21. The Lasers boost their overall slate to 9-14, while evening out to 4-4 in the conference with four more GNAC squads to contend with this season.
Schenectady, NY-- Freshman outside hitter Taylor Riley (Greencastle, PA) was awarded All-Tournament honors at the Union College Women's Volleyball Invitational as the Lasell Lasers went 1-3 over the weekend.
Newport, RILasell's women's volleyball team was upended by non-conference opponents Salve Regina University on Thursday evening, 3-1, at the Rodgers Recreation Center. Salve's win protected their perfect record at home this season, moving to 6-11 overall, while Lasell continue on a three-game skid, falling to a 7-11 slate.
Nashua, NH - It was Dig Pink night at the Muldoon Health & Fitness Center as the Rivier College Raiders hosted Lasell College in a GNAC volleyball match. The Raiders prevailed 3-1 in the match while also raising money to support the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.
Newton, MAThe Lasell College womens volleyball team hosted their second tri-match of the season, entertaining Framingham State College and the University of New England in the Lasell College Athletic Center throughout the day on Saturday. Lasell (7-9) defeated Framingham (12-10) in the first match, 3-0, before falling, 3-2, to New England. The Noreasters left with two wins on the day after defeating the Rams in the second match of the day, 3-1.
Boston, MA The Emmanuel College womens volleyball team came out strong to earn a 3-0 victory over Lasell College on Thursday evening in Great Northeast Athletic Conference play. The victors commanded the match by set scores of 25-19, 25-14, and 25-16.
New Haven, CTIn a Great Northeast Athletic Conference tri-match on Saturday, September 25th, the Lasell College womens volleyball team extended their win-streak to four as they defeated Albertus Magnus College, 3-1, before falling to Johnson & Wales, 3-0, in the second match of the day.
Newton, MA The Lasell womens volleyball team carved out their second straight victory in a 3-0 sweep of the Anchorwomen of Rhode Island College on Tuesday night. Lasell defeated the non-conference regional contenders by scores of 25-14, 25-23, and 25-19. The hosts improve their overall record to 3-5 and the visitors return to Rhode Island with a 6-7 record after the defeat.
Boston, MAOn Saturday, September 11th, 2010, the Lasell College womens volleyball team took part in the 2010 Heart Walk, put on by the American Heart Association at the DCR Hatch Shell on the Charles River in Boston. The American Heart Association is the largest health organization working to prevent, treat, and defeat the nations number one killer, heart disease.
Newton, MA Lasell College, Pine Manor College, and St. Josephs College of Maine met Saturday morning at the Lasell College Athletic Center for a Great Northeast Athletic Conference tri-match. All three teams split even on the day; St. Josephs winning the first match against Lasell, 3-2, Pine Manor defeating the Monks, 3-2, in match number two, and the Lasers triumphing over the Gators, 3-0, in the final match of the day.
NEWTON, MA The Lasell College womens volleyball team earned their first win of the 2010 season on Tuesday night, defeating the Lesley University Lynx, 3-1. The Lasers took the first two sets (25-23, 25-21) before Lesely returned to pick up the third set 25-18. Lasell ended the match with a final set of 25-22.
SPRINGFIELD, MA- The Lasell College Womens Volleyball team opened the 2010 season this past weekend at the annual Springfield College Tournament, dropped three sets to tough regional competition. The Lasers faced Roger Williams University, Brandeis University, and Westfield State College over the course of the two day tournament.
Johnson and Wales University leads the 2010-2011 pre-season poll for womens volleyball based on the votes of GNAC coaches. The Wildcats will return this season with aspirations to return to the GNAC Finals after falling short of a title at the hands of Emerson College.