The UIC volleyball team played host to seven schools for a spring tournament Saturday (April 12) inside the Flames Athletic Center. The Flames competed against Lewis, Northern Illinois, Kishwaukee College and Eastern Illinois.
The UIC volleyball team is set to hit the hardwood for the 2014 spring schedule beginning March 22. The Flames will play in four events which includes a home tournament at the Flames Athletic Center.
The 2014 UIC volleyball squad will be without two graduated seniors, MaryKate Imrie and Justine Garcia. The duo also helped lead the Flames to the 2012 Horizon League Tournament Championship Match. UIC won 55 games and 28 Horizon League contests with Imrie and Garcia in uniform.
UIC head volleyball coach Katie Schumacher-Cawley announced Thursday (Jan. 23) that Allison O'Reilly, a high school senior from Elgin, Ill., will join the Flames next season.
Sixty-two UIC student-athletes representing 16 sports were named to the Horizon League's 2013 Fall Academic Honor Roll, as announced by League officials. The list is compiled of eligible student-athletes through the fall semester.
The Horizon League announced Thursday (Jan. 16) that seven UIC student-athletes earned 2013 Fall Academic All-League recognition, an increase of five from last year. The Horizon League recognizes student-athletes with seasonal Academic All-League Teams in each of its 19 championship sports.