McKendree Bearcats

  • Men’s Volleyball Alumni Brendan Schmidt Chosen to Compete at Pan American Cup for the U.S.
    August 28, 2018
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    (LEBANON, Ill., Aug 27) ? McKendree University men's volleyball alumni Brendan Schmidt (O'Fallon, MO/Fort Zumwalt West) has been selected as part of the United States men's volleyball team that is set to compete in the Pan American Cup in Cordova, Veracruz, Mexico on Aug. 28-30.
  • McKendree Men’s, Women’s Volleyball Teams Earn 2017-18 AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 16, 2018
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    (LEBANON, Ill., July 16)?The McKendree University men's and women's volleyball programs have been recognized by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) for their work in the classroom during the 2017-18 academic year.
  • McKendree’s Nickie Sanlin Chosen as Coach for USA Volleyball Collegiate National Team
    June 28, 2018
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    (LEBANON, Ill., June 28)?McKendree University men's and women's volleyball coach Nickie Sanlin has been selected to serve as a head coach for the USA Volleyball Women's Collegiate National Team this summer.
  • 19 Bearcats Earn 2017-18 Academic All-MIVA Honors
    May 07, 2018
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    (Lebanon, Ill., May 7) ? 19 members of the McKendree University men's volleyball program were named to the Academic All-MIVA team for their performance in the classroom during the Fall 2017 semester. In order to qualify for this honor, student athletes had to maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 grading scale.
  • The 2018 Men's Volleyball Season Comes to a Close in the MIVA Tournament
    April 14, 2018
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    (Muncie, Ind., April 14) -- The 2018 McKendree University men's volleyball season has come to a close, as they were swept by the #11 Ball State University Cardinals in the quarterfinal round of the Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association post-season tournament. The Bearcats finish the year with an overall record of 11-15 after earning a program best 6-8 record in conference play.
  • Bearcats Set for MIVA Quarterfinal Contest at #11 Ball State
    April 12, 2018
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    (Lebanon, Ill., April 12) ? McKendree men's volleyball is the #6 seed in the upcoming Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association post-season tournament, and will take on the #3 seed Ball State Cardinals in the quarterfinal round this Saturday in Muncie, Indiana.
  • Schmidt, Rueter and Ross Earn All-MIVA Accolades
    April 11, 2018
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    (Lebanon, Ill., April 11) -- Three members of the McKendree men's volleyball program were named to All-Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association teams for the 2018 season on Wednesday.
  • Men's Volleyball Earns #6 Seed in the MIVA Tournament
    April 07, 2018
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    (Lebanon, Ill., April 7) -- The bracket for the 2018 Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association tournament has been set, and the McKendree Bearcats have earned the #6 seed with a conference record of 6-8. They will travel to the #3 seeded Ball State University Cardinals for a quarterfinal match-up next Saturday. The other three quarterfinal contests pit #1 Ohio State against #8 Quincy, #2 Loyola Chicago against #7 Lindenwood and #4 Lewis against #5 Fort Wayne. The MIVA semifinals will take place on Wednesday 18, with the two winners facing each other for the championship on Saturday 21.