‘Volleyball’ Category

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Volleyball Set To Begin 2014 Season At Ground Round Sugar Loaf Classic This Weekend

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus volleyball team is set to kick off its 2014 season this weekend when it travels to Winona, Minnesota to take part in the Ground Round Sugar Loaf Classic. The Sugar Loaf Classic, now in its eighth year of existence, will take place on Friday, Aug. 29 and Saturday, […]


Volleyball Back On Campus, Back On The Court

Head Coach Rachelle Sherden addresses her team during Thursday's morning practice. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus volleyball team reported to campus on Friday, Aug. 15 and after nearly one week’s worth of preseason training, Head Coach Rachelle Sherden is happy with the progress her team has made. “We are on day six and the […]


Volleyball Set For Journey To Nicaragua

The Gustavus volleyball team will stay in the cities of Managua, San Juan del Sur, and Granada during its trip to Nicaragua. St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus volleyball team will take off on a nine-day trip to the Central American country of Nicaragua, beginning on Monday, June 9 when the team departs for […]


Volleyball Begins Backpacks For Nicaragua Fundraising Campaign

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adophus volleyball team will be hosting “Backpacks For Nicaragua,” a fundraising effort benefiting the children of Nicaragua.  As a part of the team’s service and training trip to Central America this summer, the Gusties will provide donated backpacks and other school supplies to Nicaraguan children who are in need […]


Volleyball Announces Date Of This Spring’s Alumni Match

St. Peter, Minn. – Gustavus Adolphus Head Volleyball Coach Rachelle Sherden has announced the date for this spring’s Alumni Volleyball Match.  The event will be held on Saturday, May 3 at 2:00 p.m. on Gus Young Court in the Lund Center Forum.  Following the match, the Gustavus volleyball team will host a dinner at Lone […]


Volleyball Announces 2014 Summer Camp Schedule

St. Peter, Minn. – Head Volleyball Coach Rachelle Sherden has announced the future dates of the Gustavus volleyball camps set to take place this summer.  Sherden and her staff will offer two on-campus camps along with satellite camp opportunities in the summer of 2014. The Advanced College Skills Camp will be held July 25th-27th.  The […]


MIAC Announces Fall Academic All-Conference Team

St. Paul – The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference honored the league’s top performers in athletics and in the classroom with the announcement of the 2013 Fall Academic All-Conference Teams.  The conference recognized 334 student-athletes who met the combined academic and athletic qualifications, which is a new conference record. The 334 honorees eclipses the previous record […]


Volleyball To Host Fourth Annual Winter Clinic On Sunday, Dec. 8

St. Peter, Minn. – The Gustavus Adolphus volleyball team will host its fourth annual winter clinic on Sunday, Dec. 8 on Gus Young Court located in the Lund Center Forum. This clinic offers basic skills training for K – 5th grade novice players and intermediate/advanced training for 6 – 8th grade volleyball players.  The 9-12th grade […]


Volleyball’s Alyssa Taylor Named To 2013 All-Conference Team

Junior middle hitter Alyssa Taylor was named to the 2013 All-Conference Team. St. Paul – The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) released its 2013 Volleyball awards on Wednesday, naming Gustavus Adolphus junior middle hitter Alyssa Taylor (Trimont, Minn.) as one of the members of this season’s All-Conference Team. “A very deserving honor for Alyssa after […]


Volleyball’s Alyssa Taylor Named Female Student-Athlete Of The Month For October

St. Peter, Minn. – Despite an up-and-down October for the Gustavus volleyball team, a constant throughout the month was the play of its standout middle hitter Alyssa Taylor (Jr., Trimont, Minn.).  For her efforts, Taylor has been named the Gustavus Female Student-Athlete-of-the-Month for October. “Alyssa was our strongest attacker on offense and often led our […]