• 2009 Department of Athletics award winners announced
    May 13, 2009
    2009 Department of Athletics award winners announced On April 30, the Brandeis Department of Athletics announced its annual senior award winners.
  • Brandeis announces 2009 Hall of Fame class
    February 23, 2009
    Brandeis announces 2009 Hall of Fame class The Brandeis University Department of Athletics and the Friends of Brandeis Athletics (FOBA) are proud to announce the members of the Class of 2009 to the Brandeis Athletics Hall of Fame. The 13th Hall of Fame Class will be inducted at an 11:00 a.m. brunch ceremony at the Westin Hotel in Waltham on November 1.
  • Wingenbach, Paige Blasco add All-New England honorable mention honors
    November 19, 2008
    Wingenbach, Paige Blasco add All-New England honorable mention honors In addition to their All-UAA recognition, senior outside hitter Lorraine Wingenbach (Buffalo, N.Y.) and sophomore OH Paige Blasco (Greeley, Colo.) added honorable mention All-New England recognition from the AVCA and the NEWVA.
  • Wingenbach earns second-team All-UAA honors; Blasco twins named honorable mention
    November 11, 2008
    Wingenbach earns second-team All-UAA honors; Blasco twins named honorable mention Senior outside hitter Lorraine Wingenbach has been named as a second-team All-University Athletic Association (UAA) selection for the second year in a row. Sophomore sisters Abby and Paige Blasco were honorable-mention All-UAA selections at setter and outside hitter, respectively.
  • Volleyball sweeps Rochester, drops three close sets to CMU to finish fourth in UAA
    November 08, 2008
    Volleyball sweeps Rochester, drops three close sets to CMU to finish fourth in UAA With a 3-0 win over the University of Rochester today, the Brandeis volleyball team advanced to the third-place match at the University Athletic Association championships. The Judges lost to Carnegie Mellon, 3-0, with two sets decided by two points to finish fourth in the conference for the second year in a row.
  • Volleyball falls to top-ranked Emory, 3-0, but holds on to defeat Chicago, 3-2
    November 07, 2008
    Volleyball falls to top-ranked Emory, 3-0, but holds on to defeat Chicago, 3-2 The Brandeis volleyball team pushed top-seeded and top-ranked Emory in the third set, but the Judges ultimately fell, 3-0. Set scores were 25-14, 25-12, 27-25. Coach Michelle Kim's squad bounced back to avenge one of their regular-season UAA losses, defeating Chicago in a 3-2 marathon, 24-22, in the fifth set.
  • Wingenbach named MVP as Brandeis wins Judges Classic
    November 01, 2008
    Wingenbach named MVP as Brandeis wins Judges Classic Senior Lorraine Wingenbach (Buffalo, N.Y.) was named tournament MVP and sophomore middle blocker Nicole Smith (Marietta, Ga.) also earned All-tournament honors as the Brandeis volleyball team topped three out-of-region teams for the Judges Classic title.
  • Volleyball sweeps Bowdoin, falls to Williams to finish sixth at Hall of Fame tournament
    October 25, 2008
    Volleyball sweeps Bowdoin, falls to Williams to finish sixth at Hall of Fame tournament The Brandeis volleyball team bounced back from its first-round loss in the Hall of Fame Tournament to defeat Bowdoin College in three straight. The Judges defeated the Polar Bears, 25-19, 25-13, 25-22, but lost to Williams in the fifth-place match, 14-25, 26-28, 25-18, 19-25.
  • Volleyball falls to Wellesley, 3-0, in first round of Hall of Fame tournament
    October 24, 2008
    Volleyball falls to Wellesley, 3-0, in first round of Hall of Fame tournament The sixth-seeded Brandeis volleyball team dropped its first-round match at the Hall of Fame Invitational today, falling to third-seeded Wellesley, 3-0. Set scores were 25-22, 25-15, 25-17. The Judges will face seventh seed Bowdoin tomorrow morning and then either Williams or host Smith College in the afternoon.
  • Blasco named Athlete of the Week, Wingenbach reaches milestone for Brandeis volleyball
    October 21, 2008
    Blasco named Athlete of the Week, Wingenbach reaches milestone for Brandeis volleyball Sophomore setter Abby Blasco has been selected as the University Athletic Association Volleyball Co-Player of the Week for her performance in conference matches on Oct 18 and 19. Judge senior outside hitter Lorraine Wingenbach also had a fine weekend, becoming Brandeis's all-time kills leader.
  • Volleyball falls to No. 4 WashU, bounces back against Case
    October 19, 2008
    Volleyball falls to No. 4 WashU, bounces back against Case The Brandeis University volleyball team dropped its first match on second day of play of the University Athletic Association round robin, falling to fourth-ranked Washington University, 3-0, but the Judges bounced back to defeat Case Western Reserve University by the same score.
  • Wingenbach becomes all-time kills leader as volleyball tops CMU and Rochester
    October 18, 2008
    Wingenbach becomes all-time kills leader as volleyball tops CMU and Rochester Brandeis senior outside Lorraine Wingenbach (Buffalo, N.Y.) tied the Judges' all-time kill mark with her last kill in a 3-1 win over Carnegie Mellon and broke it with her first in a 3-0 defeat of Rochester as Brandeis hosted the first day of the season's second UAA Round Robin. She finished the day with 1,725 kills, surpassing Julie Hootnick '01's total of 1,717.
  • Volleyball splits tri-match at Coast Guard
    October 11, 2008
    Volleyball splits tri-match at Coast Guard Senior All-American outside hitter Lorraine Wingenbach (Buffalo, N.Y.) recorded a pair of doubles-doubles as the volleyball team split a tri-match at Coast Guard, falling to the hosts and defeating Keene State.
  • Volleyball drops two in UAA action
    October 05, 2008
    Volleyball drops two in UAA action The Brandeis volleyball team suffered two more University Athletic Association losses at the first UAA round robin at Carnegie Mellon University. Despite falling to NYU, 3-2, and the University of Chicago, 3-0, the Judges were competitive, as all six of their set losses were by five points or less, including three two-point losses.
  • Volleyball falls in UAA opener to No. 2 Emory, 3-0
    October 04, 2008
    Volleyball falls in UAA opener to No. 2 Emory, 3-0 Despite a double-double from All-American outside hitter Lorraine Wingenbach (Buffalo, N.Y.), the volleyball team lost its 2008 UAA opener, 3-0, to defending champion and No. 2-ranked Emory.
  • Volleyball falls to Amherst, 3-1
    September 26, 2008
    Volleyball falls to Amherst, 3-1 The Brandeis University volleyball team dropped its second-straight road match tonight, falling to Amherst College, 3-1 (25-23, 19-25, 25-17, 25-23). With the loss, Brandeis falls to 8-3 on the season, while Amherst improves to 10-1.
  • Volleyball sees five-match win streak halted at Tufts, 3-1
    September 23, 2008
    Volleyball sees five-match win streak halted at Tufts, 3-1 In a closely contested match, the Brandeis volleyball team suffered a 3-1 setback at the hands of unbeaten Tufts, 3-1 (25-22, 25-21, 27-29, 25-23) on the Cousens Gymnasium in Medford Tuesday night. The teams entered play with two of the better records in New England early in the 2008 season, but the Jumbos remained undefeated at 9-0 and Brandeis fell to 8-2.
  • Blasco, Wingenbach double-doubles lead volleyball past Endicott, 3-0
    September 18, 2008
    Blasco, Wingenbach double-doubles lead volleyball past Endicott, 3-0 The Brandeis volleyball team improved 8-1 on the season tonight with a 3-0 victory over visiting Endicott College in Red Auerbach Arena. Set scores were 25-19, 25-23, 25-19. The win was the fifth in a row for the Judges while snapping the Gulls' six-match winning streak.
  • Four from Brandeis earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors, Sept. 15
    September 16, 2008
    Four from Brandeis earn UAA Athlete of the Week honors, Sept. 15 Four Brandeis student-athletes have been selected as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 14. Junior Lee Bloom of West Hartford, Conn., was honored for golf; sophomore Rachel Rosman of Bonita Springs, Fla., for women's tennis; sophomore Paige Blasco of Greeley, Colo., for volleyball; and rookie Sean O'Hare of Southampton, Mass., for men's soccer.
  • Judges sweep RIC to finish 4-0 at Brandeis Volleyball Invitational
    September 13, 2008
    Judges sweep RIC to finish 4-0 at Brandeis Volleyball Invitational The hosts put together a perfect 4-0 record at the Brandeis Volleyball Invitational today with sweeps of Trinity (Conn.) College and Rhode Island College. The Judges topped the Bantams, 25-22, 26-24, 25-16, and downed the Anchorwomen by scores of 25-20, 25-8, 25-17. Sophomore outside hitter Paige Blasco (Greely, Colo.) earned All-Tournament honors for the Judges.
  • Volleyball sweeps Trinity, 3-0
    September 13, 2008
    Volleyball sweeps Trinity, 3-0 The hosts put together a perfect 4-0 record at the Brandeis Volleyball Invitational today with sweeps of Trinity (Conn.) College and Rhode Island College. The Judges topped the Bantams, 25-22, 26-24, 25-16, and downed the Anchorwomen by scores of 25-20, 25-8, 25-17. Sophomore outside hitter Paige Blasco (Greely, Colo.) earned All-Tournament honors for the Judges.
  • Volleyball downs Smith, 3-0, in Brandeis Invitational opener
    September 12, 2008
    Volleyball downs Smith, 3-0, in Brandeis Invitational opener The Brandeis volleyball team bounced back from its first defeat of the season to defeat Smith College, 3-0, in the opening match of the Brandeis Invitational today. The Judges were convincing 25-15, 25-17, 25-8 winners.
  • Volleyball downs Williams, 3-1, to close Day One of the Brandeis Invitational
    September 12, 2008
    Volleyball downs Williams, 3-1, to close Day One of the Brandeis Invitational In the nightcap of the Brandeis Volleyball Invitational against Williams, Brandeis faced stiff competition, but came away with a 3-1 win, 25-19, 26-28, 25-18, 25-22.
  • Volleyball suffers 3-1 loss to Wellesley in battle of unbeatens
    September 09, 2008
    Volleyball suffers 3-1 loss to Wellesley in battle of unbeatens The Brandeis volleyball team (3-1) suffered its first loss of the season as their six-match winning streak dating to last November was snapped by the visiting Wellesley College Blue (4-0) in a battle of unbeaten teams in Red Auerbach Arena tonight. Set scores were 25-20, 25-14, 24-26, 25-22.
  • Volleyball downs Johnson & Wales and MIT
    September 06, 2008
    Volleyball downs Johnson & Wales and MIT The Brandeis volleyball team improved to 3-0 on the season today with a pair of wins in a trimatch at MIT. The Judges topped Johnson and Wales University in the opener, 3-1, and defeated the hosts in the first five-set match for the Judges, 3-2.
  • Volleyball cruises past Wentworth in season opener, 3-0
    August 30, 2008
    Volleyball cruises past Wentworth in season opener, 3-0 The Brandeis University volleyball team cruised to victory in their season opener today, defeating visiting Wentworth Institute of Technology in three straight sets, 25-14, 25-11, 25-15, in Red Auerbach Arena.