Lipscomb volleyball’s incoming class earned High Honorable Mention recognition from PrepVolleyball.com this week in its fifth-annual collegiate recruiting class rankings.
Lipscomb volleyball head coach Brandon Rosenthal announced on Tuesday the addition of Rachel Ferguson as an assistant coach.
The award was created to honor 30 up-and-coming coaches under 30 years old at all levels of the sport. Thompson was one of only four NCAA Division I men’ coaches selected this year.
With another spectacular season to finish out her career at Lipscomb, Carlyle Nusbaum was named to the AVCA All-South Region Team for the third straight year.
For the 6th-straight year, Lipscomb leads the ASUN Conference All-Sports standings in the race for the Bill Bibb Trophy after the conclusion of the conference fall seasons.
Carlyle Nusbaum closed her illustrious career with 1,751 career kills - the most in program history and the second most all-time in the ASUN - but it wasn't enough as Lipscomb's dropped a 5-set thriller to #2 Kennesaw State in the ASUN semifinals.
The Lipscomb volleyball team opened up their ASUN Conference Championship as the No. 3 overall seed and took on the No. 6 North Florida Ospreys Thursday night and came away with a 3-1 victory (22-25, 25-22, 25-20, 25-18).
Senior Carlyle Nusbaum was a unanimous selection to the ASUN All-Conference First Team, and Freshman Logan Gish was a unanimous selection to the All-Freshman Team.
Head coach Brandon Rosenthal and the Lipscomb Volleyball program announced the signing of three standouts during the early signing period on Wednesday.
Lipscomb will look to keep its season alive at the No. 3 seed Thursday when the Bisons take on No. 6 North Florida at 6:30 p.m. in the first round of the ASUN Championship.
The Bisons finished the regular season on a high note Friday night in Jacksonville with a 3-0 (25-22, 25-16, 25-21) victory over the Dolphins.
The Bisons and Dolphins will get things started at 6 p.m. at Swisher Gymnasium. The match will be streamed live on ESPN3.
The Lipscomb volleyball team fell to Kennesaw State 3-1 ((22-25, 20-25, 25-22, 23-25) on the road in a key ASUN matchup for conference seeding.
Lipscomb opens its final week of the regular season Tuesday when the Bisons travel to take on defending ASUN Conference champion Kennesaw State.
Lipscomb gets the Senior Day win with a 3-1 victory over Liberty in Allen Arena.
The Lipscomb volleyball team took on Florida Gulf Coast in a match up between two of the top teams in the ASUN Conference, but the Bisons fell 3-0 (21-25, 22-25, 17-25) at home.
Lipscomb is set for its final home stand of the season this weekend as the Bisons take on FGCU and Liberty inside Allen Arena. They will face the Eagles on Friday at 6:30 p.m. and the Flames on Sunday at 1 p.m for Senior Day.
The win was the fourth in a row and it improved the Bisons to 15-9 overall and 10-2 in league play.
Lauren Anderson reached a career milestone and the Lipscomb Bisons continued to keep pace in the ASUN race with another road win, 3-0, Friday night over Stetson.
The Bisons will take on Stetson at 5 p.m. Friday in DeLand, Florida before matching up with North Florida at 5 p.m. Saturday in Jacksonville.
After dropping the first set, the Lipscomb Volleyball team came roaring back to win three sets in a row at North Alabama on Tuesday night, defeating the Lions 3-1.
Coming off a sweep of NJIT over the weekend, the Lipscomb volleyball team gets back to action Tuesday with a short road trip to take on North Alabama at 7 p.m. in ASUN Conference action.
The Bisons came out strong and swept NJIT 3-0 winning by scores of 25-11, 25-15 and 25-19 Friday night at Allen Arena.
The Lipscomb volleyball team will look to get back on track Friday when NJIT visits Allen Arena for an ASUN Conference match at 6:30 PM.
Wednesday night at Allen Arena Kennesaw State prevailed 3-2 over Lipscomb. The Bisons won set one 31-29, lost set two 25-14 and set three 27-25 before rallying for a 25-22 win in set four. Kennesaw State took set five 15-9.
The Bisons hit the midway point of the ASUN Conference season Wednesday when league leader Kennesaw State visits Music City for the biggest match of the year at 6:30 p.m.
Lipscomb swept Jacksonville in an ASUN match Saturday afternoon by scores of 25-13, 25-12 and 25-10
After dropping its first ASUN match of the season last weekend, the Bisons will look to get back on track Saturday against Jacksonville at 2 p.m. inside Allen Arena.
Lipscomb volleyball players Alyssa Zwolensky and Megan Sullivan used their special connection to create a campus-wide fundraiser for the Glioblastoma Foundation.
Lipscomb fell in four sets on the road at FGCU Sunday afternoon inside Alico Arena as the Eagles defended their home court, 3-1 (25-15, 24-26, 25-14, 25-16).
Megan Kuper led the Bisons to a 3-2 come-from-behind victory at Liberty Friday night behind a career high 21 kills and 12 digs.
The Bisons will take on ASUN newcomer Liberty at 5 p.m. Friday in Lynchburg, Virginia, before matching up with FGCU at 1 p.m. Sunday in Fort Myers, Florida.
The senior outside hitter led the Bisons to a 2-0 weekend to remain unbeaten in the ASUN. She tallied 39 kills, 5.56 kills/set, and hit a robust .478.
The Bisons extended their record in the ASUN to 4-0, 9-7 overall with the win Saturday afternoon at Allen Arena.
Senior Carli Anderson recorded a career high 16 kills and had no errors while swinging .727 to help the Bisons down North Florida 3-1 and improve to 3-0 in ASUN play.
The Bisons face North Florida on Friday at 6:30 p.m. before welcoming Stetson Saturday at 5 p.m. Both matches will be streamed on Facebook Live.
Kuper totaled 26 kills, 23 digs, five blocks and five aces to bring home Lipscomb’s 10th Defensive weekly honor in program history.
The Bisons finished off a perfect week with a 3-1 win over NJIT (25-23, 22-25, 25-12, 25-16) in an ASUN road meeting in Newark, New Jersey Saturday evening.
The Bisons and Highlanders are set to serve it up at 5 p.m. Saturday inside the NJIT Wellness and Events Center.
Tuesday night at Allen Arena the Lipscomb Bisons swept North Alabama in the first ASUN Conference match of the season for both teams. Lipscomb won 25-11, 25-20 and 25-13.
The Bisons open up ASUN Conference play at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday with North Alabama. The Lions are playing in their first match as a member of the conference.
The Illini took the sets by scores of 25-14, 25-13 and 25-11.
Lipscomb went toe-to-toe with No. 10 Creighton Friday night in its second match of the day in the Illini Classic, but in the end it was the Bluejays who captured the victory in straight sets (25-23, 25-19, 25-23) at Huff Hall.
The Panthers (6-4) took the sets 25-17, 25-20 and 25-16. With the loss, Lipscomb falls to 5-5 on the year.
The Lipscomb volleyball team hits the road for what looks to be its toughest tournament of the season in the Illini Classic in Champaign, Illinois. The Bisons will play Northern Iowa, No. 10 Creighton, No. 8 Illinois.
Lipscomb volleyball flexed its muscle early and often Tuesday in the Battle of the Boulevard as the Bisons dominated Belmont from beginning to end to sweep the Bruins, 3-0, in front of a raucous crowd inside Allen Arena.
Fresh off a sweep of Xavier on Saturday, the Bisons will look to make it two wins in a row when the Bruins make the trek down Granny White Pike for a 6:30 p.m. first serve at Allen Arena.
Ca’Layci Coffey led the Bisons charge with a career-high 12 kills and no errors on 15 swings. Lipscomb took down Xavier in straight sets: 25-22, 25-21, 25-22.
Sophomore Megan Kuper recorded a career high 14 kills, but it was not enough as the Boilermakers staved off the Bisons to claim a 3-0 victory in front of 2,158 fans at Purdue’s Holloway Gymnasium.
The Bisons dropped the first two sets, 25-20 and 25-14, before coming back from the break for an exciting 30-28 win in set three. Louisville closed out the match in set four after coming from behind for a 25-23 victory.
The Bisons will face Louisville in the opener at 11 a.m. Friday before taking on host No. 19 Purdue at 6:30 that evening. They will then wrap the tournament on Saturday with a 4 p.m. meeting against Xavier.
The Bisons improve to 3-2 on the season after recording their second sweep of the year over the Aztecs (25-22, 26-24, 27-25).
Just hours after being swept by Arizona in the tournament opener, the Purple and Gold bounced back in set one with a 25-22 victory. However, the Tigers reeled off wins in the next three sets (25-16, 25-16, 25-22) to take the match.
The Bisons opened play Friday with a 3-0 loss to the University of Arizona in the Cactus Classic. The Wildcats took the sets 25-17, 25-20 and 25-13 at the McKale Center.
The Bisons (2-0) will play three matches in two days at the McKale Center in Tucson, Arizona. They kick off the classic on Friday at Noon CT against host Arizona.
Following a pair of impressive victories over SMU and Iowa in the LUV Invite on the season's first weekend, the Lipscomb volleyball team enters the VolleyballMag.com Mid-Major Poll at No. 11 after being unranked to start the season.
Carlyle Nusbaum was named the ASUN Player of the Week for a conference record 10th time, as announced by the league offices on Monday.
In a gripping back-and-forth affair Saturday night inside Allen Arena, the Bisons took a step forward in growth by finding a way to come from two sets down to knock off the University of Iowa in the final match of the 2018 LUV Invite.
The Bisons opened 2018 in impressive fashion with a quick 3-0 (25-16, 25-20, 25-13) sweep of SMU Friday night in the LUV Invite.
After two strong weeks of fall camp, the Lipscomb volleyball team has now turned its attention to the regular season as the Bisons are set to kick off the 2018 season Friday with the 8th Annual Lipscomb Invitational at Allen Arena.
Nusbaum with 17 kills and 10 digs, but it's the Vols who take the 3-2 win Saturday in exhibition play.
Nusbaum was named the ASUN's Preseason Player of the Year for the second consecutive year, while Lipscomb was picked to finish third in the coaches poll.
The 2018 Lipscomb volleyball season is officially underway as the Bisons held their first two practices of fall camp Wednesday in the Student Activities Center on campus.
Thirty ASUN Conference student-athletes, administrators & league representatives attended the 2018 Summer Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) Meetings from July 22-24 on the campus of Lipscomb University.
Lipscomb volleyball announced its complete 2018 schedule Thursday, revealing a 28-match slate that features 16 ASUN Conference contests and 11 matches to be played at Allen Arena.
For the fifth consecutive year the Lipscomb volleyball program was recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association with a Team Academic Award for its success in the classroom for the 2017-18 season.
Lipscomb volleyball head coach Brandon Rosenthal announced Tuesday the addition of Nate Thompson as assistant coach to his staff for the upcoming 2018 season.
For the second straight year, Lipscomb outside hitter Carlyle Nusbaum was selected to USA Volleyball’s Collegiate National Team. She was joined by 11 other girls from around the country to compete on the China Tour this summer. The group completed a 10-day trip from May 20-31.