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Volleyball to host two MAC matches, Dig Pink game

With the later portion of the season under way, volleyball has shown its many strengths, sweeping conference opponents with relative ease. Unfortunately for the Chippewas, they have also seen the tables turn on them, and many times quite quickly. At […]
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Schuette looks to provide spark as volleyball tries to turn season around at home

When outside hitter Katie Schuette decided to return to CMU as a graduate student after being injured her senior year, there was no guarantee she’d start. Schuette played sets on and off early in the season with performances to match […]
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CMU volleyball players celebrate a point during their Aug. 24 scrimmage against alumni at McGuirk Arena. (Samantha Madar/Staff Photographer)

Volleyball splits weekend with a pair of four-set matches

After winning Friday’s game with an impressive offensive effort against Miami (Ohio), volleyball traveled to Bowling Green to try to keep up its winning ways. It was not in the cards for CMU, as it dropped the match 3-1 to […]
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Q&A: Senior setter Kelly Maxwell

Central Michigan Life staff reporter Joe Judd spoke with senior setter Kelly Maxwell as volleyball prepares for its next match against Miami on Friday night in Oxford, Ohio. What made you want to come play volleyball at Central Michigan University? Kelly […]
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Senior defensive specialist Jenna Coates bumps the ball toward teammates during an Aug. 24 scrimmage in McGuirk Arena. (Samantha Madar/Staff Photographer)

Volleyball looking to beat Miami and BGSU, not itself, this weekend

The winner of the first set has won the match in volleyball’s past 15 matches. Getting ahead early will be key this weekend against Miami (Ohio) and Bowling Green. The Chippewas led Kent State 23-20 in the first set Saturday after […]
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Veteran Schuette shows resiliency over weekend for volleyball

CMU saw a career-best performance from skilled veteran Katie Schuette on Thursday night in its sweep of Eastern Michigan. The fifth-year outside hitter and middle blocker was part of a relentless Chippewas attack, keeping them in the lead for most […]
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Volleyball falls short against Kent State at home

After sweeping Eastern Michigan Thursday, volleyball was swept by Kent State on Saturday Even though the team was swept, it played one of its closest, most physical matches of the season.  With final scores of 25-23, 27-25 and 25-21, CMU […]
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McIntyre shows strengths despite volleyball loss

Junior outside hitter Kaitlyn McIntyre is one week removed from joining the 1,000-kill club and is playing some of the best volleyball of her career. Volleyball was swept by Kent State, but that does not take away from the performance […]
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Volleyball hosts Kent State Saturday

Central Michigan will play Kent State in a crucial in-conference match on Saturday at 7 p.m. at McGuirk Arena. While the team spent much of the week focusing on Thursday night’s opponent, Eastern Michigan, head coach Erik Olson said his […]
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Coates sets dig record in loss to Northern Illinois

Coates sets dig record in loss to Northern Illinois

Senior defensive specialist Jenna Coates had a night to remember in Saturday’s 3-1 loss to Northern Illinois (11-7, 3-1 MAC), as she broke volleyball’s four-set dig record with 37. Coates’ 67 digs last weekend moved her up to seventh in […]
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Thompson questionable, Maxwell back after injury-filled week

When it was discovered that senior setter Kelley Maxwell would not travel with the team last weekend due to injury, the team was in need of a replacement. The Chippewas found their replacement in junior setter Danielle Thompson. Spending a […]
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Chippewas offense comes to life against EMU, gets much-needed road victory

Volleyball senior setter Kelly Maxwell was on the court despite being questionable after missing the last weekend and not traveling with the team. She was assessed throughout the week and cleared to play by head coach Erik Olson and she […]


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