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Maria Poole hits the ball over the net during a game against Hofstra on Sept. 3. EMMA HARRIS/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball clinches playoff berth despite dropping two

Ethan Tam November 12, 2019
The Seawolves lost in four sets to the UMBC Retrievers on Friday, Nov. 8 before traveling upstate to face the Albany Great Danes on Sunday, Nov. 10, where they achieved the same result. Despite the two-game losing streak, Stony Brook was still able to clinch a spot in the America East playoffs.
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Stony Brook women’s volleyball avoids first-set scare, sweeps Binghamton

Ethan Tam November 3, 2019
Down 21-20 in the first set at home against a winless Binghamton team, Stony Brook Volleyball needed to pick up the urgency. Senior middle blocker Kendra Harlow, the match’s leader in kills, delivered a perfectly placed attack just inside the boundary to put the Seawolves back on top.
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DeLong spikes the ball over the net during a game against Hofstra on Sept. 3. EMMA HARRIS/THE STATESMAN

Stony Brook women’s volleyball drops five-set heartbreaker against Albany, sweeps UMBC

Ethan Tam October 17, 2019
"I'm proud of our group for bouncing back and staying focused defensively,” head coach Kristin Belzung said in a press release after Sunday’s victory.
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Stony Brook womens volleyball loses first America East match since 2017

Stony Brook women’s volleyball loses first America East match since 2017

Ethan Tam September 29, 2019
The Seawolves’ undefeated streak came to an end on Friday, Sept. 27, as Stony Brook fell 3-1 to the Hartford Hawks in their first conference bout of the season.
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Kersetter serves the ball during a game against Hofstra on Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2019. EMMA HARRIS/STATESMAN FILE

Stony Brook women’s volleyball heads into America East play after taking one at Yale Invitational

Ethan Tam September 23, 2019
The Stony Brook Women's Volleyball team are set to being America East play after struggling at Yale Invitational
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Stony Brook womens volleyball wins one of three at Seminole Invitational

Stony Brook women’s volleyball wins one of three at Seminole Invitational

Ethan Tam September 15, 2019
Fresh off their first victory of the season against Georgetown, Stony Brook Volleyball traveled down to Tallahassee, Florida to participate in the Home2 Suites Tallahassee Seminole Invitational.
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Stony Brook womens volleyball hopes to return to championship form

Stony Brook women’s volleyball hopes to return to championship form

Ethan Tam September 12, 2019
Entering 2019 season play, the Stony Brook women’s volleyball team had many reasons to be optimistic about their performance. However, a less than stellar start to head coach Kristin Belzung’s third season at the helm has raised questions about whether or not the Seawolves are capable of living up to expectations.
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Junior middle blocker McKyla Brooks strikes the ball in a game against Hofstra on Sept. 5. ERIC SCHMID/THE STATESMAN

Volleyball finishes historic season with defeat at BYU

Ethan Tam December 2, 2018
Stony Brook Volleyball concluded its historic 2018 season with a three-set loss against the No. 4-seeded Brigham Young University Cougars in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, Nov. 30.
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Junior outside hitter Maria Poole in a match against UMBC in 2017. SAMANTHA MONTES/STATESMAN FILE

Volleyball moves on to America East Finals with sweep over Hartford

Kenneth Fermin November 17, 2018
Stony Brook is looking for retribution from its loss to Albany in four sets at the 2007 conference finals, which was the last time the Seawolves hosted the tournament.
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Senior middle blocker McKyla Brook jumps to spike the ball in a 2017 game against Binghamton.  GARY GHAYRAT/THE STATESMAN

Undefeated volleyball looks ahead to America East playoffs

Kenneth Fermin November 15, 2018
Stony Brook Volleyball has risen to unprecedented heights following its historic undefeated season against America East Conference rivals.
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Brooks during a 2016 game. ERIC SCHMID/STATESMAN FILE

Seawolves scorch Iona and Hartford, win 10th straight

Kenneth Fermin October 23, 2018
The Seawolves have now defeated each of their America East rivals to begin conference play for the first time in program history.
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Sophomore outside hitter, Jordan Gels, jumps to spike the ball in a game against Hofstra on Sept. 5. Gels delivered two kills  ERIC SCHMID/THE STATESMAN

Women’s Volleyball continues hot streak against New Hampshire

Kenneth Fermin October 3, 2018
Stony Brook Volleyball has won three consecutive America East Conference games to start its conference schedule, playing to the potential expected of the defending champions.
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