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La Salle Volleyball Drops Five Set Nail-Biter to Lafayette

Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 10:07 PM
PHILADELPHIA - La Salle volleyball was ousted by visiting Lafayette 2-3 (23-25, 25-15, 12-25, 25-22, 10-15) in a two hour slugfest Wednesday evening at Tom Gola Arena. The Explorers began the match sluggish, finding themselves down 2-9 early in the first period. They clawed back to 21-22 before dropping... Read more

Temple Volleyball Holds on For a Win Over La Salle in the "Battle for Broad Street"

Friday, October 28, 2011, 9:42 PM
PHILADELPHIA - It wasn't as easy at it looked like it would be, but the Temple volleyball team recovered from a setback and eventually took out La Salle, 3-2, by scores of 25-18, 25-15, 16-25, 14-25 and 15-7. Elyse Burkert, Gabriella Matautia, Collin Wallace and Tiffany Connatser all recorded double-doubles... Read more

Temple Volleyball Falls in Four to Lehigh at Blackbird Invitational

Friday, September 9, 2011, 4:14 PM
BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Despite double-doubles from Collin Wallace and Tiffany Connatser, along with a match-high 14 kills from Gabriella Matautia, the Temple volleyball team suffered a four-set loss to Lehigh (4-2) in its opening match of the Long Island Blackbird Invitational. The Owls (3-4) fell 25-15... Read more

Explorers' Volleyball Forces Tiebreaker, But Drops Five-Set Thriller To Fairleigh Dickinson

Wednesday, September 7, 2011, 9:44 PM
PHILADELPHIA – The volleyball team rallied from a 2-0 set deficit to force a fifth against Fairleigh Dickinson, but fell in the tiebreaker, dropping the match 3-2 (20-25, 20-25, 25-22, 25-16, 15-11) on Wednesday evening at Tom Gola Arena. Senior Kourtney Clark and juniors Kelly Scanlon and Samantha... Read more

Temple Volleyball Overpowers Rider For Straight-Set Victory on Tuesday Night

Tuesday, September 6, 2011, 9:23 PM
PHILADELPHIA - In front of a crowd of over 1,000, the Temple volleyball team took down visiting Rider (2-5) in straight sets by scores of 25-18, 25-16 and 25-21 in McGonigle Hall on Tuesday night. Gabriella Matautia and Collin Wallace knocked down 14 and 13 kills, respectively, to lead the Owls (3-3)... Read more

Temple Volleyball Splits Matches on Final Day of the Big 5 Tournament

Saturday, September 3, 2011, 5:36 PM
PHILADELPHIA (The Palestra) - The Temple volleyball team rallied to take the final three sets in a 3-1 win vs. La Salle in the Owls' second match of the Big 5 Tournament, but fell in straight sets to Villanova (25-18, 25-18, 25-21) to finish the weekend with a record of 1-2. The Owls (2-3) were led... Read more

La Salle Volleyball's Clark and Scanlon Add Double-Doubles As Team Falls To Villanova, 3-0

Friday, September 2, 2011, 6:22 PM
PHILADELPHIA - The volleyball team dropped its first match of the Big 5 Invitational on Friday afternoon at the Palestra to Villanova, 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-14). Kelly Scanlon posted her second double-double of the season, adding 10 kills and 10 digs. Kourtney Clark also notched a double-double of... Read more

La Salle's Kelly Scanlon Notches Match-High 12 Kills In Volleyball's 3-0 Loss To Towson

Tuesday, August 30, 2011, 8:53 PM
PHILADELPHIA- Kelly Scanlon led the Explorers’ attack with a match-high 12 kills as the volleyball team fell to Towson, 3-0, (25-18, 25-19, 25-17) on Tuesday evening at Tom Gola Arena. Junior Breanna Mazalewski had 14 digs and senior Kourtney Clark managed a match-high 21 assists. Junior Samantha... Read more

Explorers Go 1-2 At La Salle Invitational

Saturday, August 27, 2011, 9:47 AM
PHILADELPHIA – The Explorer volleyball team ended the La Salle Invitational with a 3-1 (23-25, 20-25, 25-23, 15-25) loss to Providence on Saturday morning at Tom Gola Arena. Sophomore Rachel Finkbeiner was named to the All-Tournament team. The loss gave La Salle a 1-2 record at the tournament... Read more

Temple volleyball coach steps down

Sunday, November 14, 2010, 4:22 PM
After 16 years as the head coach of Temple volleyball, Bob Bertucci has announced his resignation. The three-time Atlantic 10 Coach of the Year took the Owls to 14 straight conference tournaments prior to this season. With 315 wins at Temple, Bertucci leaves as the winningest coach in program history... Read more
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