2012-13 Volleyball News
May 16, 2013
Harvey, Kniffin Recognized By Tacoma Athletic Commission
As the top female and male student-athletes at Puget Sound, Jackie Harvey and Adam Kniffin were recognized by the TAC at a May luncheon.
April 11, 2013
日本からのあいさつ (Greetings From Japan): Christina Chun's #whyd3 Story
Christina Chun is studying abroad this semester in Japan after helping Logger volleyball to the Elite 8 last fall. That is a #whyd3 story in itself but Chun's story goes much deeper as an elite student and an elite athlete at Puget Sound.
November 15, 2012
Loggers Postseason Run Closes With Four-Set Loss To Top-Ranked Calvin
The Loggers hung tough in the first set and took the second set in convincing fashion before Calvin took over in the third and fourth sets to advance to tomorrow's semifinals. Jackie Harvey and Marissa Florant each had 10 kills while Nicolette Reynaud had seven total blocks.
November 14, 2012
Volleyball NCAA Finals Notes
The volleyball team is one of eight teams in Holland, Mich. at Hope College for the NCAA Division III Volleyball Finals. The No. 12 Loggers will face No. 1 Calvin in the quarterfinal match tomorrow at 5 p.m. (PST).
November 13, 2012
Harvey Earns First Team All-America Honors
Junior outside hitter Jackie Harvey continued to bring in the postseason accolades as she was announced as a First Team All-American on Tuesday. She is just the fifth Logger in Puget Sound history to earn the award.
November 11, 2012
Brehove, Chun, Harvey All Earn More Postseason Accolades
Jenni Brehove and Jackie Harvey were honored as All-Region players from the AVCA while Chun earned Academic All-District honors for her work on the floor and in the classroom.
November 11, 2012
Regional Champs! Loggers Defeat Cal Lutheran In Four Sets To Advance In NCAA Tournament
The Loggers overcame a first set loss to win the next three staight sets and advance to Holland, Mich. for the NCAA Quarterfinals. Jackie Harvey had 16 kills and the Loggers totaled 11 team blocks.
November 10, 2012
Loggers Firing On All Cylinders To Advance To Regional Championship
Jackie Harvey had 14 kills and the Loggers posted nine blocks and 10 service aces to sweep past the second-seeded Chapman Panthers on Saturday. The Loggers advance into the regional championship match and the "Sweet 16" of the NCAA Tournament.
November 9, 2012
Loggers Advance On Four-Set Win Over Colorado College
Marissa Florant had 14 kills and Jackie Harvey had 12 more to lead the Loggers past Colorado College in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. The Loggers took the first two sets, fell in the third, but rebounded with the decisive win in the fourth.
November 8, 2012
NCAA Tournament Notes
The Loggers are back in the tournament for the fifth time in six years. Their quest for a run through Regionals begins on Friday at 3 p.m. against Colorado College. The match will be live streamed by the hosts, Cal Lutheran.
November 6, 2012
McDonald, Henle, Brehove Close Out Regular Season With Weekly Honors
Chris McDonald, Theresa Henle and Jenni Brehove all finished up the 2012 regular season with NWC Student-Athlete of the Week honors. McDonald extended his career record of 33 shutouts while Henle and Brehove led their teams into postseason play.
November 6, 2012
Harvey Named NWC Player of the Year
Four Loggers earned All-NWC honors this year, highlighted by junior outside hitter Jackie Harvey earning NWC Player of the Year honors. Jenni Brehove joined Harvey on the First Team while Christina Chun was selected to the Second Team and Nicolette Reynaud earned Honorable Mention.
November 5, 2012
Logger Volleyball Invited Back Into NCAA Tournament
The Logger volleyball team received an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament on Monday. The Loggers will face Colorado College in the first round at the Cal Lutheran regional in Thousand Oaks, Calif.
November 3, 2012
Loggers Close Out Regular Season With Sweep Of L&C
Three Loggers had nine kills and five reached double digits in digs as the Loggers made quick work of Lewis & Clark. With a second place finish in the NWC, the Loggers will look for an at-large bid into the NCAA Tournament, which will be announced Monday morning.
November 2, 2012
Loggers Up To No. 4 In West Region, 13th Nationally
The Loggers moved up to fourth in the regional rankings this week and up to 13th nationally. The Loggers still have a chance of winning the NWC title but need some help from George Fox tonight.
October 31, 2012
Loggers Stay In Title Hunt With Sweep Of PLU
Jenni Brehove had 39 assists and three Loggers reached double digits in kills as the Loggers stayed in the NWC title hunt with a sweep of Pacific Lutheran. Jacki Harvey had a match-high 12 kills.
October 30, 2012
Harvey Selected As AVCA National Player of the Week
Junior Jackie Harvey had a monster week, averaging 4.86 kills to lead the Loggers to a 2-0 weekend and extended their winning streak to four matches. She became the first Logger to ever earn the AVCA's Player of the Week honor.
October 27, 2012
Harvey Goes Off For 21 Kills, Loggers Down Linfield In Home Finale
Jackie Harvey had 21 kills in just four sets while also adding 16 digs to lead the Loggers to a 3-1 victory over Linfield. Jenni Brehove dished out 46 assists and the Loggers held a 7-1 advantage in blocks.
October 26, 2012
14th-Ranked Loggers Put Up Big Block To Sweep Willamette
The Loggers had five team blocks in the first set and seven on the night to key a Northwest Conference victory over the visiting Bearcats. Jenni Brehove and Nicolette Reynaud each had four block assists to lead the effort.
October 20, 2012
Loggers Serve Up 10 Aces In Sweep Of Pacific
Fives different Loggers tallied a pair of service aces and Jackie Harvey had 14 kills to lead the Loggers to a sweep of Pacific on Saturday. Coach Massey was honored before the game for his 300th win at Puget Sound.
October 19, 2012
Massey Notches Win No. 300 At Puget Sound
Marissa Florant led the Loggers with 18 kills to a four-set win over George Fox and head coach Mark Massey win his 300th match at Puget Sound. The Loggers are back home tomorrow at 7 p.m.
October 18, 2012
Loggers Fifth In NCAA West Region Rankings
The Loggers are fifth in the first edition of the NCAA regional rankings, release today by the NCAA. In the AVCA national poll, the Loggers fell to 15th.
October 13, 2012
Loggers Comeback Falls Short At Whitworth
Jackie Harvey had 17 kills and Nicolette Reynaud added 16 kills in the match. After Whitworth took the first two sets, the Loggers took the next two to force a fifth and deciding set. However, it was the Pirates that caught fire in the fifth set for the match win.
October 12, 2012
Loggers Start Slow But Defeat Whitman In Four Sets
The Loggers overcame a slow start to beat Whitman 3-1 in Walla Walla on Friday. Jenni Brehove had 39 assists and combined with Marissa Florant for seven of the Loggers' 11 service aces.
October 10, 2012
Loggers Come In At 13th In Latest AVCA Poll
The Loggers dropped three spots to come in at No. 13 in the AVCA's latest national poll. The Loggers peaked at No. 10 last week and the week before but fell in the rankings for the first time in 2012.
October 6, 2012
Loggers Roll To Sweep Of Lewis & Clark
Jenni Brehove had 36 assists and Jackie Harvey had a double-double as the Loggers rolled to a 3-0 win over Lewis & Clark. The Loggers finished their first round through conference in second place with a 6-2 record.
October 3, 2012
Loggers Stay Put In AVCA Rankings
The Loggers are still No. 10 in the nation this week, according to the AVCA. Tonight, they will face the No. 17 Lutes for the second time this season.
October 3, 2012
No. 17 Lutes Upset No. 10 Loggers In Straight Sets
Jackie Harvey had another double-double with a match-high 13 kills to go along with 12 digs and Marissa Florant added 12 more but the Loggers fell in straight set to their crosstown rivals on Wednesday.
September 29, 2012
Florant's Big Night Leads Loggers To Four Set Win
Marissa Florant had 18 kills and 29 digs (both match-highs) to lead the Loggers to a 3-1 win at Linfield on Saturday. Jackie Harvey also had a double-double while Danielle Westermann had 12 kills.
September 28, 2012
Loggers Suffer First NWC Los
The Loggers sprinted out to a two sets to none lead but couldn't put the finishing touches on a fifth straight win as they fell 3-2 to Willamette on Friday. Nicolette Reynaud hit .500 and had 10 kills for the Loggers.
September 25, 2012
Loggers Round Out Stagnant Top-10 In AVCA Rankings
The Loggers stayed at No. 10 this week as part of the AVCA's top-10 that went unchanged from last week. The latest poll set up a nationally-ranked neutral site match with No. 17 Colorado College.
September 22, 2012
No. 10 Loggers Start Hot, Sweep Boxers
The Loggers hit .533 in the first set to breeze to a first set victory. Jackie Harvey had 16 kills and 14 digs while Jenni Brehove distributed 40 assists in the win.
September 21, 2012
Loggers Brush Off Upset Attempt To Sweep George Fox
The Bruins held a big lead early in the first set but the Loggers fought back to eventually take the set 30-28 and then cruise through sets two and three for the sweep.
September 18, 2012
NWC Tabs Brehove And Gauthier As Athletes Of The Week
Juniors Jenni Brehove and Landon Gauthier both earned the weekly recognition from the conference after superb performances in the opening weekend of NWC play.
September 18, 2012
Loggers Crack AVCA Top-10
The Logger volleyball team continued its rise up the national rankings this week to No. 10 in the AVCA's national top-25 poll. The Loggers are up one spot from last week's poll.
September 15, 2012
No. 11 Loggers Sweep Through Whitworth
The Loggers improved to 2-0 in the Northwest Conference as Jackie Harvey tallied another double-double with 15 kills and 15 digs. Jenni Brehove added 39 assists in the effort as the Loggers swept Whitworth.
September 14, 2012
Loggers Defeat Whitman In Four Sets To Open NWC Slate
Jackie Harvey slammed down 19 kills and had 11 digs while Jenni Brehove dished out 46 assists and Christina Chun added 22 digs. The Loggers hit a scorching .520 in the second set to open up NWC play with a big win.
September 11, 2012
Loggers Continue To Climb Up To No. 11 In AVCA Poll
The Loggers continued their quick rise to national prominence, jumping up to No. 11 after starting the season unranked. It is the Loggers highest national ranking in almost four years.
September 8, 2012
Loggers Upset Ninth-Ranked Juniata, Split Day Two Of Juniata Asics Invitational
The Loggers upset the ninth-ranked team in Division III in four set behind a double-double from Marissa Florant that included 15 kills and 19 digs. The Loggers then took a set from fifth-ranked Wittenberg but ultimately fell in four sets.
September 7, 2012
Loggers Swept By Top-Ranked CNU
Jackie Harvey had 14 kills and 14 digs while Jenni Brehove had 29 assists and 12 digs to lead the Loggers. The Loggers posed a couple late challenges in the second and third sets but the Captains were able to fend off the challenges en route to the sweep.
September 4, 2012
Three Loggers Earn NWC Weekly Honors
The cross country team's Matt Klein, the soccer team's Colin McIntosh and the volleyball team's Jackie Harvey all earned the weekly honor for their efforts in their first weekend of competition.
September 4, 2012
Loggers Vault To No. 16 In AVCA Poll
After an impressive 4-0 weekend at the Puget Sound Premier, the Loggers vaulted into the national polls at No. 16. The national ranking marks the sixth consecutive year that the Loggers have appeared in the national poll for at least one week.
September 2, 2012
Harvey Headlines Puget Sound Premier All-Tournament Team
Junior Jackie Harvey was selected as the Most Outstanding Player of the tournament for the second consecutive year after leading the Loggers to a perfect 4-0 record, including a pair of wins over nationally-ranked opponents.
September 1, 2012
Loggers Move To 4-0 With Two Big Wins
The Loggers swept through No. 19 Southwestern in the morning and then downed No. 25 Pacific Lutheran in four sets in the late game to move to 4-0 on the season.
August 31, 2012
Loggers Sweep St. Olaf, Edge UCSC To Sweep Through Opening Day
It was two different stories over two different matches as the Loggers cruised to a 3-0 win over St. Olaf but had to grind out the five-set win over UC Santa Cruz. When all was said and done, the Loggers came away with a pleasing two wins.
August 28, 2012
2012 Season Preview: Loggers Looking To Get Back To The Postseason
After missing out on the NCAA Tournament for the first time in five years, the Loggers are looking to get back into postseason play. The 2012 season will be a youth movement after five starters graduated.
August 20, 2012
NWC Coaches Tab Loggers To Finish Third
The Loggers were picked to finish in the same position they ended the 2011 season - third place in the NWC. The Loggers will have a new look this year with a youthful team that contains no seniors.