The Northerner

Volleyball loses in GLVC, reaches NCAA

John Minor

November 16, 2011

The Northern Kentucky University volleyball team competed in the Great Lakes Valley Conference Tournament on Oct. 11 and 12 in Indianapolis. After ending a five-year streak of first-round losses by defeating Southern Indiana in straight sets on Oct. 11, the Norse were defeated in the semifinals by Indianapolis...

Jane Meier receives prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award

John Minor

January 19, 2011

Jane Meier has received several awards and recognition for her years of success as Northern Kentucky University’s athletic director. Now she can add a lifetime achievement award to her collection. Meier was selected by the Division II Athletics Directors Association (ADA) to receive the 2011 Lif...

Norse volleyball season ends with first round tourney loss

John Minor

December 1, 2010

With early losses in the postseason tournaments, the Northern Kentucky University volleyball team’s season has came to an end. NKU finished with a first-round loss in both the Great Lakes Valley Conference Tournament and in the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional Tournament. In the GLVC Tournam...

Norse volleyball looks forward to tournament play

John Minor

November 10, 2010

The Northern Kentucky University volleyball team finished their season on a five-game winning streak, resulting in the program’s 18th consecutive 20-win season. Although there were some ups and downs for the Norse, they seem to be hitting their stride at the right time. Finishing the season ...

Volleyball splits two games at home

John Minor

October 24, 2010

The Northern Kentucky University volleyball team split a pair of matches against Great Lakes Valley Conference competition on Oct. 22 and 23 at Regents Hall. NKU lost a five set heartbreaker to the University of Indianapolis, which was ranked 19th nationally. The Greyhounds took the game three set...

NKU takes two out of three

John Minor

September 13, 2010

The Northern Kentucky University volleyball team won two out of three matches in the NKU invitational tournament on Friday and Saturday. NKU started the tournament on Friday by falling to Wheeling Jesuit in three sets, 25-20, 26-24, 25-19. Sophomore outside hitter Shelby Buschur led the Norse with...

Volleyball takes first two home games

John Minor

September 13, 2010

The Northern Kentucky University volleyball team picked up their first victories of the season when they won Tuesday and Wednesday at home. The Norse rallied in their first home game against College of Mount St. Joseph after losing the first set 21-25, and then winning the next three—25-21, 25-...

Volleyball undefeated in GLVC

Mike Collins and Mike Collins

September 29, 2009

Tim DownerThe Northern Kentucky University Volleyball team swept the Maryville Saints, 25-11, 25-18, 25-23, in a Great Lakes Valley Conference showdown Sept. 25 at Regents Hall. The Norse (12-5, 3-0 in the GLVC) got solid performances from junior middle hitter Kim Nemcek, sophomore outside hitter Noelle ...

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