Category: Volleyball

The Griffons began their three-week road journey with a win over the Emporia State Hornets and a loss to the No. 15 Washburn Ichabods. Head coach Marian Carbin believes that this particular road trip is one of the toughest of the season. “That trip to Emporia and Washburn is always hard in terms of traveling…

Griffons claim second in MIAA

[caption id="attachment_25612" align="alignnone" width="300"] Seniors Jessie Thorup, Lindsay Partridge, Jordan Chohon and sophmore Kayla Ruff celebrate a point. Zack Papenberg | Photo Editor[/caption] Western toppled the No. 11 Central Missouri Jennies for the first time since 2005 on Friday, followed by a home win against the Lindenwood University Lions on Saturday. Western 3, UCM 2…

Volleyball streak continues

[caption id="attachment_25232" align="alignnone" width="300"] Lindsey Partridge and Jordan Chohon form the block for Western in their win over Southern at MWSU Fieldhouse on Friday.Zack Papenberg | Photo Editor[/caption] Before the non-conference season started, Griffon coach Marian Carbin thought that the Griffons would be able to get off to a good start to the season, thanks…

Volleyball’s win streak stays alive at home

[caption id="attachment_25060" align="alignnone" width="169"] Senior Jessie Thorup goes up high for a kill against Henderson State on Saturday at MWSU Fieldhouse. – Zack Papenberg | Photo Editor[/caption] The wins keep coming for Griffon volleyball as they roll through the non-conference season. They defeated Oklahoma Baptist 3-1 and swept Henderson State in route to their seventh…

Ferris State Western struggled offensively against No. 18 Ferris State in game two of the Ferris State Invitational, leading to a 1-3 loss. The Griffons kept the first set close and scored three points in a row to take the first set 26-24. They continued to play aggressively in the second set, taking a quick…