2013 Brandeis Volleyball News

May 1, 2014
Kim promoted to Assistant Athletic Director
After 10 seasons, four ECAC tournament appearances and two titles, Michelle Kim will step down as head volleyball coach to focus on administrative duties.

April 30, 2014
Announcing the 2014 Brandeis Department of Athletics Award Winners
On Wednesday, April 30, Director of Athletics Sheryl Sousa '90 handed out the department's annual end-of-season awards.

November 9, 2013
Volleyball rallies but can't complete comeback in five-set loss to Rochester
Despite a match-high 17 kills from Liz Hood, the Judges couldn't overcome their two-set deficit in a loss to UR in the UAA seventh-place match.

November 8, 2013
Volleyball drops a pair at UAA Championships
The Judges took a set from the No. 8 team in the country, but ended up losing both their contests on day one of their conference championship.

November 4, 2013
Volleyball to host 2013 UAA Championship this weekend
With three of the top 25 volleyball teams in Waltham this weekend, here is the home page of the 2013 University Athletic Association championships!

November 2, 2013
Volleyball drops a pair on Senior Day
The Judges recognized seniors Yael Einhorn and Si-Si Hensley in a tri-match with Endicott and Conn. College. The Judges fell to the Gulls in three before pushing the Camels to the brink before dropping a 3-2 decision.

October 29, 2013
Judges earn road victory, down Lasell 3-1
Behind a balanced scoring attack that saw four Brandeis players earn at least seven kills, the Judges defeated the Lasers, 3-1.

October 28, 2013
Brandeis Volleyball Competes at the Hall of Fame Invitational Hosted by Smith College
The Judges dropped three matches over the weekend at the Hall of Fame Invitational despite strong performances from outside hitters senior Si-Si Hensley and junior Liz Hood

October 20, 2013
Volleyball drops four at second UAA round robin
The Judges took a set from NYU, but got swept by Carnegie Mellon, Case Western Reserve and #4 Emory. They earned the seventh seed for the UAA championships, which will be held at the Gosman Center in November.

October 10, 2013
Volleyball takes first set before falling to Emerson in four
Junior Carly Gutner-Davis had a career-high 15 kills, while classmate Liz Hood added 14, but it wasn't enough to overcome 40 errors as the Judges fell to the Lions, 25-21, 20-25, 17-25, 16-25.

October 6, 2013
Volleyball caps UAA Round Robin with win over Rochester
After falling to a pair of nationally-ranked squads in #18 Chicago and #9 WashU, the Judges closed out the weekend with a sweep of Rochester.

September 28, 2013
Hood reaches 1,000-kill mark for her career at Midcoast Classic
The Judges went 1-2, but junior Liz Hood became the ninth player - and fourth junior - in Brandeis history with 1,000 career kills.

September 24, 2013
Volleyball downs Simmons, 3-0, on the road
Liz Hood and Summer Koop each hit better than .300 for the Judges, who won 25-16, 25-19, 25-17. It was the first road win of the season for Brandeis

September 21, 2013
Brandeis Volleyball Falls in Tri-Match to Emmanuel, Colby-Sawyer
Despite strong efforts from juniors Liz Hood and Elsie Bernaiche, the Judges struggled against the Saints and Chargers.

September 17, 2013
Hensley leads volleyball past Wheaton, 3-1
In addition to a season-high 15 kills, senior outside hitter Si-Si Hensley had a .538 hitting percentage, four service aces and 11 digs, all match-highs as the Judges outlasted the Lyons.

September 15, 2013
Volleyball splits at MIT Invitational
The Judges picked up wins over Colby and Regis and suffered losses at the hands of Bowdoin and Roger Williams. Liz Hood led the squad in kills in all four matches.

September 7, 2013
Brandeis Volleyball Falls to Tufts, Coast Guard on Day Two of the 2013 Brandeis Invitational
Despite strong performances by juniors Liz Hood and Carly Gutner-Davis, the Judges fell in five sets to Tufts and were swept by the Coast Guard Academy

September 6, 2013
2013 Brandeis Volleyball Invitational Schedule
Click here for the full schedule and results from the 2013 Brandeis Volleyball Invitational!

September 6, 2013
Hood shines as volleyball splits on Day One of Brandeis Invitational
Junior outside hitter Liz Hood had her second-best career hitting performance in a sweep of Wesleyan, then recorded a match-high 20 kills in a 3-1 loss to Wellesley.

August 31, 2013
Hood, Einhorn add All-Tournament honors as volleyball takes second at WCSU
The Brandeis volleyball team dropped a tough five-set match to host Western Connecticut State to open the day, but rallied for a 3-1 win over Worcester State to finish at 2-1. Liz Hood and Yael Einhorn earned All-Tournament honors for the Judges.

August 30, 2013
Brandeis volleyball opens 2013 season with sweep of Worcester State
Yael Einhorn registered a double-double with 32 assists and 10 digs, while Liz Hood opened with a match-high 13 kills as the Judges rolled past the Lancers

July 19, 2013
Brandeis Athletics announces 2013 Hall of Fame Class
Two teams and six distinguished individuals will join the Joseph M. Linsey Brandeis Athletics Hall of Fame on October 12. This will be the 20th anniversary of the Hall and the 15th induction class.

July 3, 2013
Fischer, Einhorn to represent Brandeis at 2013 Maccabiah Games
The Judges' starting middle blocker and setter will take the volleyball court representing the US at the upcoming 19th Maccabiah Games from July 18 to 30.