2016 Beach Volleyball News

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    June 17, 2016
    Dolphins Tack on Three to Beach Roster The beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University added three members to its 2016 recruiting class Friday, announced Head Coach Julie Darty. Morgan Dees, Vanessa Richards, and Megan Widener will join the Dolphins next season.
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    April 23, 2016
    Dolphins Go Down Swinging in Postseason River City Rumble Despite sweeping the #2 pair and taking the #3 pair to a third set, the beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University fell short against North Florida Saturday at the Atlantic Sun conference championship.
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    April 22, 2016
    All A-Sun Pair Not Enough for Dolphins against Mercer All-Atlantic Sun pair Cristina Finan and Mackenzie Swan swept their opponents in the first dual of the A-Sun tournament, but the stellar effort wasn’t quite enough to give the Dolphin beach volleyball team a victory over Mercer.
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    April 21, 2016
    Dolphins Head to #ASunBVB Championship with High Hopes The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team is headed west for the Atlantic Sun conference championship, hosted at the Lake Point Sporting Community April 22-24.
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    April 21, 2016
    Dolphin Duo Named All A-Sun Cristina Finan and Mackenzie Swan were named to the 2016 Atlantic Sun All-Conference team, as announced by the league office Thursday.
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    April 20, 2016
    Finan and McMahon Named A-Sun All-Academic Cristina Finan and Hanna McMahon were named to the 2016 Atlantic Sun All-Academic team, as announced by the league office Wednesday.
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    April 10, 2016
    Dolphins Wrap Up Fiesta on Siesta, Regular Season Sunday The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team finished 2-2 at the Fiesta on Siesta tournament, wrapping up the event and the regular season with a close loss to the University of Alabama-Birmingham on Sunday.
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    April 09, 2016
    Dolphins Split Saturday at Siesta The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team went 1-1 Saturday in the second day of the Fiesta on Siesta, losing to TCU and winning over the College of Charleston.
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    April 08, 2016
    Dolphins Open Fiesta in Siesta with Dramatic Win The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team won 3-2 over the University of Louisiana-Monroe in stunning fashion in its opener at the Fiesta on Siesta.
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    April 07, 2016
    Dolphins Hope to Fiesta in Last Event of Season The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team (6-12, 1-7 A-Sun) will face four teams this weekend at the Fiesta on Siesta, two of which the Dolphins have already played this season.
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    April 06, 2016
    Dolphins One Step Closer to Securing Playoff Berth Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball team (6-12, 1-7 A-Sun) secured the fifth seed in the Atlantic Sun Championships Wednesday after hosting a double dual against the University of North Florida (16-3, 7-1 A-Sun).
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    April 05, 2016
    River City Rumble Wraps up Home Beach Season The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team (6-10, 1-5 Atlantic Sun) hosts cross-town rival University of North Florida (14-3, 5-1 A-Sun) Wednesday in its final home event of the season. The duals will take place at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
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    April 02, 2016
    Six Extra Sets Not Enough for Dolphins Even though the beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University (6-10, 1-5 A-Sun) forced a third set in six of its 10 duals against Mercer University (8-9, 2-4 A-Sun) on Saturday, the Dolphins head home without a victory after dropping the first dual 0-5 and the second 2-3.
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    April 01, 2016
    Dolphins Meet Mercer in Macon The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team (6-8, 1-3 Atlantic Sun) steps back into conference play Saturday in a double dual at Mercer University (6-9, 0-4 A-Sun). The duals will take place at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
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    March 27, 2016
    Dolphins Leave South Carolina on a High Note Mackenzie Swan and Cristina Finan were the lone Dolphin pair to go undefeated in the double dual, picking up the match win in the 4-1 defeat against the University of Birmingham earlier in the day.
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    March 26, 2016
    Dolphins Split Duals in Day One of Gamecock Invitational Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball team opened play at the Gamecock Invitational Saturday, splitting action with a 4-1 victory over Carson-Newman before dropping a 3-2 decision to Texas Christian.
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    March 24, 2016
    Dolphins Fight Four Teams at Gamecock Invite The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team is on the road again Saturday and Sunday at the Gamecock Invitational, hosted by the University of South Carolina at Wheeler Beach. The Dolphins will face Carson-Newman, TCU, UAB, and South Carolina in the tournament.
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    March 22, 2016
    Dolphins Use Straight Sets to Sweep Spring Hill Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball program welcomed Spring Hill College to Dolphin Beach Tuesday for a double dual where it swept both outings, 5-0. All 10 match victories were captured in straight sets.
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    March 21, 2016
    Dolphins Return Home to Host Spring Hill The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team returns home Tuesday for a double dual against Spring Hill College. The Dolphins and Badgers will face off at Dolphin Beach at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
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    March 19, 2016
    Dolphins Drop Double Dual in DeLand Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball team lost to Florida Gulf Coast and Stetson on Saturday in the second of two double dual days.
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    March 18, 2016
    Dolphins Clip Eagles for First A-Sun Win The beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University earned its first Atlantic Sun win of the 2016 season Friday against Florida Gulf Coast University after losing its first match of the day against Stetson University.
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    March 17, 2016
    Dolphins Begin A-Sun Play with Dual in DeLand The day the Dolphins have waited for with much anticipation is almost here. On Friday the beach volleyball team will head south to open Atlantic Sun conference play with double duals versus Stetson and Florida Gulf Coast.
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    March 08, 2016
    Dolphins Dual to the Last Point with UNC-Wilmington The beach volleyball dual between Jacksonville University and UNC-Wilmington came down to the final point with the Seahawks emerging victorious 3-2 over the Dolphins.
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    March 07, 2016
    Dolphins Open Home Schedule with Seahawks The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team hosts its first home event of the 2016 season Tuesday against UNC-Wilmington. The Dolphins and Seahawks will face off at Dolphin Beach at 4 p.m.
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    March 05, 2016
    Dolphins Earn First Win of Season at FIU Invite The Jacksonville university beach volleyball earned its first win of the season Saturday at the FIU Invitational. The Dolphins defeated the University of New Orleans 4-1 in the 9:30 a.m. dual.
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    March 03, 2016
    Beach Volleyball Takes Its Talents to South Beach The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team kicks off its spring campaign Friday morning at the FIU Invitational, hosted by Florida International University Friday and Saturday at the B Ocean Resort Fort Lauderdale.
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    February 25, 2016
    Laskelle, Finan, and Krawczyk Attain A-Sun Preseason Honors Emily Laskelle and Cristina Finan were named to the Atlantic Sun Preseason All-Conference team and Katie Krawczyk was named to the A-Sun Preseason Watch List, as announced by the league office Thursday.
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    January 26, 2016
    VIDEO: Coaches speak at 2016 Spring Sport Media Day PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Ten Jacksonville head coaches addressed local media Tuesday afternoon.
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    January 21, 2016
    Beach Volleyball Announces Spring Schedule The beach volleyball program of Jacksonville University made public its spring schedule on Tuesday. The agenda includes three duals at Dolphin Beach, highlighted by a doubleheader against crosstown rival North Florida on April 6, and eight Atlantic Sun duals.