The UIC volleyball team (0-3) dropped its final match of Marshall's Thunder Invitational Saturday with a 3-2 loss (18-25, 22-25, 25-19, 25-21, 15-8) to Eastern Michigan (2-1). The Flames won the first two sets but the Eagles won the final three frames to pick up the victory.
The UIC volleyball team (0-2) dropped its first of two matches on Saturday with a 3-0 loss (25-22, 25-14, 25-18) to Marshall (1-1). The Flames conclude the Thunder Invitational at 4 pm CT with a match against Eastern Michigan (1-0).
The UIC volleyball team (0-1) opened the 2014 season with a 3-1 loss (25-20, 24-26, 25-18, 25-23) to Virginia (1-0) Friday night at Marshall's Thunder Invitational. The Flames won a long second set by outhitting the Cavaliers 14-11 and collecting three total blocks.
Senior middle blocker Sara Jo Sternard was named to the 2014 Preseason All-Horizon League Team, it was announced by the conference office Thursday. The team is a seven-person field and consists of an Offensive Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the Year.
The UIC volleyball team begins its 2014 campaign Friday at the two-day Thunder Invitational in Huntington, W.Va. The Flames open the season Friday at 6:30 pm CT against Virginia. During the second day of the Invitational, UIC faces host Marshall at 10:00 am CT, followed by Eastern Michigan at 4:00 pm CT.
The 2014 UIC volleyball season begins on Aug. 29 against Virginia at Marshall's Thunder Invitational. With one week remaining before the season's first serve, the Flames' schedule card and schedule poster have arrived.