2018 Beach Volleyball News

  • Dees, Krawczyk Named All-Tournament as Beach VB Season Closes
    April 22, 2018
    Closing out the 2018 season, Jacksonville University beach volleyball battled on the second day of competition in the ASUN Conference Tournament, but the #5 Dolphins ultimately fell to #2 Florida Gulf Coast, 4-1, Sunday morning at Stetson’s Cooper Beach Volleyball Courts.
  • #5 Dolphins Split on Day 1 of ASUN Tournament; Face #2 FGCU on Sunday
    April 21, 2018
    For the first time since 2014, Jacksonville University beach volleyball opened the ASUN Conference Tournament with a win. The #5 Dolphins defeated #4 Mercer, 3-2, in the tournament opener before falling to #1 Stetson Saturday afternoon at Stetson’s Cooper Beach Volleyball Courts.
  • Dolphin Teams Celebrate Successes at 2018 JAXSPYS
    April 20, 2018
    Students and coaches from Jacksonville University’s 18 varsity sports, as well as athletic staff, walked the red carpet at the Hyatt Regency Jacksonville Riverfront Monday evening at the 4th Annual JAXSPYS Awards.
  • #5 Dolphins Take On #4 Mercer in ASUN Tournament Opener
    April 20, 2018
    With the #5 seed in this weekend’s ASUN Conference Tournament, Jacksonville University beach volleyball will square off with #4 Mercer in the tournament opener tomorrow, April 21 at 9 a.m. The tournament, held at Cooper Beach Volleyball Courts on the campus of Stetson University, takes place Saturday and Sunday, April 21 and 22, and will follow a double-elimination format.
  • ASUN Conference Expands Broadcast Coverage to ESPN+ Platform
    April 18, 2018
    The ASUN Conference and ESPN announced 55 events to be streamed via the Worldwide Leader in Sports new platform, ESPN+.
  • Krawczyk Named ASUN All-Academic
    April 18, 2018
    Excelling in the classroom and on the court for Jacksonville University beach volleyball, junior Katie Krawczyk was named to the ASUN Conference All-Academic Team, as announced by the league Wednesday.
  • Dolphins Earn #5 Seed in ASUN Tournament
    April 14, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball earned the #5 seed in the upcoming ASUN Conference Tournament as the Dolphins fell in the regular season finale, 5-0, to both Florida Gulf Coast and No. 17 Stetson, Saturday afternoon at Estero Community Park.
  • Dolphins Stumble in ASUN Regular Season Finale Weekend
    April 13, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball battled against arguably the two best teams in the ASUN Conference, but ultimately fell to Florida Gulf Coast, who is receiving votes in the AVCA Poll, and No. 17 Stetson at Estero Community Park, Friday afternoon. Both matches were 5-0 in favor of the Dolphins’ respective opponent.
  • Dolphins Hit The Road for Regular Season Finale
    April 12, 2018
    In its final tune up before the ASUN Conference Tournament, Jacksonville University beach volleyball team heads to Estero, Fla. this weekend to take on Florida Gulf Coast, who is receiving votes in the latest AVCA poll, and No. 17 Stetson at Estero Community Park. The Dolphins face the Eagles at 2 p.m. on both Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14, and take on the Hatters at 6 p.m. and 4 p.m., respectively.
  • Dolphins Battle to Saturday Split
    April 07, 2018
    Expanding on yesterday’s success, Jacksonville University beach volleyball split the second day of ASUN Conference competition at Dolphin Beach, dropping the opener, 3-2, to Mercer before bouncing back with a 3-2 win for a weekend sweep of Coastal Carolina.
  • Dolphins Sweep Friday; Saturday Matches Moved Ahead
    April 06, 2018
    With close wins over a pair of ASUN Conference rivals, Jacksonville University beach volleyball battled to a sweep of both Mercer and Coastal Carolina by a score of 3-2 in each match, Friday afternoon at Dolphin Beach. With storms imminent in tomorrow’s forecast, all four matches on Saturday, April 7 have been moved ahead two hours. The Dolphins will now play Mercer at 10 a.m. and the Chanticleers at 2 p.m.
  • Dolphins Welcome Mercer, Coastal Carolina For Weekend ASUN Action
    April 05, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball continues ASUN Conference action this weekend when it welcomes Mercer and Coastal Carolina to Dolphin Beach.Opening the weekend on Friday, April 6, the Dolphins will take on Mercer at 11 am, followed by a matchup with Coastal Carolina at 3 pm.
  • Dolphins Battle in ASUN Opener
    March 28, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball battled in the first two ASUN Conference matches, but ultimately came up short against North Florida, 5-0 in back-to-back matches,  Wednesday afternoon at Dolphin Beach.
  • Beach Volleyball Rumbles in ASUN Opener Wednesday
    March 27, 2018
    Opening ASUN Conference action tomorrow, Jacksonville University beach volleyball plays host to crosstown rival North Florida in a River City Rumble doubleheader at JU’s Dolphin Beach. First serve for the first match is set for 2 p.m., while the second match is slated for 4 p.m.
  • Dolphins Battle in Extra Sets to Split Day Two at St. Leo
    March 24, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball battled to a split on the second and final day of the Saint Leo Tournament, Saturday at the Saint Leo University Beach Volleyball Courts. Led by a 2-0 performance from the No. 2 pair of sophomore Morgan Dees and junior Katie Krawczyk, the Dolphins dropped a 4-1 decision to Eckerd in the opener, before rebounding with a victory over the host Lions later in the day by the same score.
  • Dolphins Seek First Win at Saint Leo Tournament
    March 23, 2018
    Seeking its first win of the season, Jacksonville University beach volleyball heads south for the Saint Leo Tournament in Saint Leo, Fla. this weekend, March 23 and 24. Hosted by Saint Leo University, the Dolphins will take on Florida Southern and No. 13 Florida International on Friday, then Eckerd and the host Lions on Saturday.
  • Dolphins Split on Day One of Saint Leo Tournament
    March 23, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball rolled to its first win of the year en route to a split on day one of the Saint Leo Tournament. The Dolphins opened the day with a 5-0 sweep against Florida Southern, before dropping the nightcap to No. 13 Florida International by the same score, Friday afternoon at the Saint Leo Beach Volleyball Courts.
  • Dolphins Compete at Hickory Point Bash
    March 18, 2018
    With four of five opponents either ranked or receiving votes nationally in the AVCA poll, Jacksonville University beach volleyball played competitive matches at the Hickory Point Bash this weekend at Hickory Point Beach.
  • Dolphins Face Top Competition at Hickory Point Bash
    March 15, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball opens the 2018 season this Saturday, March 10, as the Dolphins head to No. 8 South Carolina for the Sand and Spurs Open at Wheeler Beach in Columbia, S.C. Jacksonville takes on the Gamecocks at 10 a.m., then battle with North Florida at noon.
  • Siegrist, Swan Go 2-0 as Dolphins Fall at Sand and Spurs Open
    March 10, 2018
    Opening the 2018 season at the Sand and Spurs Open, Jacksonville University beach volleyball dropped close matches against No 8 South Carolina, 4-1, and ASUN Conference rival North Florida, 4-1, Saturday afternoon at Wheeler Beach.
  • Dolphins Open 2018 Season at South Carolina
    March 09, 2018
    Jacksonville University beach volleyball opens the 2018 season this Saturday, March 10, as the Dolphins head to No. 8 South Carolina for the Sand and Spurs Open at Wheeler Beach in Columbia, S.C. Jacksonville takes on the Gamecocks at 10 a.m., then battle with North Florida at noon.
  • Kayla Walton Joins Dolphin Volleyball Coaching Ranks
    February 01, 2018
    Jacksonville University volleyball will be led by a pair of the brightest minds in the game as Kayla Walton was named assistant coach, as announced by Dolphin head coach Evan Muys on Thursday. Both Walton and Muys were honored by the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) as Thirty Under 30 Award recipients in 2016 and 2017, respectively.
  • Evan Muys Named Head Coach of Jacksonville Volleyball
    January 25, 2018
    Evan Muys has been named head coach of Jacksonville University’s indoor and beach volleyball teams following a national search, as announced Thursday by Athletic Director Alex Ricker-Gilbert. A 2017 American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Thirty Under 30 recipient, Muys becomes the 10th head coach in the Dolphins’ 46-year history.