Brandeis Volleyball 2011 News

November 29, 2011
Announcing the 2012 Brandeis Athletic Hall of Fame Class
Six standout athletes whose careers spanned the first half-century of Brandeis’ sports history will be inducted into the 14th class of the Joseph Linsey Brandeis Athletic Hall of Fame during ceremonies on March 31 in the Gosman Sports and Convocation Center on campus, Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa ’90 and Friends of Brandeis Athletics (FOBA) President Jim Leahy '85 announced.

November 5, 2011
Volleyball closes season with 3-0 loss to CMU
Despite two players in double figures in kills and two more in digs, the Judges couldn't quite get over the hump against the Tartans in the seventh-place match at UAAs.

November 4, 2011
Volleyball falls to No. 2 Emory, host NYU at UAA championships
Despite eight kills each from outside hitters Liz Hood and Si-Si Hensley, the Judges fell to the Eagles in their UAA tournament opener. Hood had nine kills in the consolation semis.

October 29, 2011
Volleyball falls to UMass Boston, 3-0, in home finale
Despite 11 kills by Liz Hood and eight kills, a .368 hitting percentage and 12 digs from Si-Si Hensley, the Judges were swept by the No. 18 Beacons.

October 25, 2011
Balanced attack leads volleyball past Lasell, 3-0
Five different players had at least five kills, with rookie OH Liz Hood topping the squad with 10.

October 22, 2011
Judges drop two, Hensley earns All-Tournament honors at Hall of Fame Invitational
Sophomore Si-Si Hensley was the squad's most consistent player despite today's losses to Amherst and No. 25 Bowdoin.

October 21, 2011
Volleyball tops Smith, 3-0, behind team effort at Hall of Fame Tourney
The Judges had many contributors - including a .600 hitting percentage from junior Lauren Berens - as they snapped a 13-match losing streak with sweep of tournament co-host Smith.

October 16, 2011
Volleyball drops four at UAA Round Robin
The weekend included defeats at the hands of the No. 2 (Emory) and No. 16 (Chicago) teams in the nation, as well as the tournament's host (Rochester).

October 6, 2011
Volleyball bows to Emerson in three
Despite 11 kills and a career-high 22 digs from sophomore OH Si-Si Hensley, the Judges were unable to overcome the host Lions, dropping a 25-14, 25-23, 25-23 decision.

October 1, 2011
Volleyball goes 0-3 at first UAA Round Robin
The Judges took a set from Carnegie Mellon, but got swept by NYU and host Washington University, the No. 2 team in the nation.

September 24, 2011
Volleyball falls to Coast Guard and Middlebury on Day 2 of Amherst Classic
The Judges' record fell back to .500 at 7-7 thanks to a pair of sweeps.

September 23, 2011
Volleyball falls to hosts in three sets to open Amherst Invitational
Rookie libero Elsie Bernaiche recorded 12 digs, but the Judges couldn't overcome the host Lord Jeffs, 25-15, 25-13, 25-22.

September 20, 2011
Volleyball suffers first home loss, 3-0, to unbeaten Tufts
Junior Becca Fischer had nine kills, including seven in the third set, but the Judges were unable to mount a comeback against their rivals.

September 17, 2011
Volleyball tops Emmanuel in four but falls to Colby-Sawyer in five at tri-match
The Judges dispatched the Saints to run their winning streak to five before falling to the host Chargers in a marathon. Liz Hood had 34 kills in the two matches combined.

September 14, 2011
Volleyball rallies past Endicott, 3-1
Junior outside hitter Susan Sun had three kills early in the second set to swing momentum from the Gulls to the Judges, who won their fourth-straight match.

September 10, 2011
Hood guides Judges past RIC, 3-0, at Brandeis Invitational
Rookie outside hitter Liz Hood had a career-high 18 kills, including 10 in the first set, and hit for an outstanding .720 percentage as the Judges swept the Anchorwomen

September 9, 2011
Judges sweep Babson and Bates on Day One of Brandeis Invitational
Junior Lauren Berens had seven kills in a single set to pace the Judges past Bates, while rookie Liz Hood had 11 kills in each match.

September 9, 2011
2011 Brandeis Volleyball Invitational Schedule and Results
Follow the link for the full schedule and results from all 18 matches at this weekend's Brandeis Invitational!

September 7, 2011
Volleyball falls to Wellesley, 3-0, in midweek match
The Judges suffered their second-straight sweep of 2011 at the hands of the Blue. Sophomore setter Yael Einhorn had 14 assists and four kills.

September 3, 2011
Volleyball goes 2-1 to finish second at WCSU Invitational
Sophomore Si-Si Hensley earned All-Tournament honors as the Judges downed Johnson and Wales and Kean but fell to host WestConn.

August 25, 2011
Brandeis Athletics Fall 2011 Season Preview
With the season kicking off a week from today on Sept. 1, here is the 2011 fall Brandeis Judges Fall outlook!