2017 Jacksonville University Volleyball News

  • Dolphins Open ASUN Action with River City Rumble
    September 20, 2017
    The River City Rumble is back! Jacksonville University volleyball opens ASUN Conference play with part one of the rivalry series with crosstown foe North Florida Friday, Sept. 23 at UNF Arena. First serve is slated for 7 p.m.
  • Putting Words to Action
    September 19, 2017
    In the wake of Hurricane Irma's devastation, which left the University and several Jacksonville communities with severe property damage, the department's core values helped motivate recovery efforts.
  • Mattingly Named All-Tournament as Volleyball Closes Out Dolphin Invite
    September 16, 2017
    Sophomore Mallory Mattingly was named to the all-tournament team as Jacksonville University volleyball closed out the 2017 Dolphin Invitational, Saturday at UNF Arena. The Dolphins fell, 3-1, to Austin Peay and dropped 3-0 to South Florida.
  • Dolphins Down Presbyterian in Duval Opener
    September 15, 2017
    Jacksonville University used a dominant three-set comeback, including a 12-0 start to the fourth set behind impeccable serving from freshman Kendall Murr, to down Presbyterian College, 3-1, in the 2017 Dolphin Invitational Friday evening at UNF Arena.
  • Upcoming Athletics Events
    September 14, 2017
    Jacksonville University Athletics will be proceeding with all upcoming competitions originally scheduled this weekend with alterations to start times and event locations.
  • Volleyball's Dolphin Invitational Moved to UNF Arena
    September 14, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball opens play in Duval Friday and Saturday, Sept. 15-16, with the Dolphin Invitational at North Florida’s UNF Arena. Jacksonville faces Presbyterian Friday at 6 pm, and Austin Peay and USF the following day at 1 pm and 6 pm, respectively.
  • Dolphins Split on Final Day at Alabama State
    September 09, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball battled from behind in both matches on the final day of the ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational as the Dolphins opened the day with a come-from-behind victory, 3-1, over Southeastern Louisiana, and rebounded from a 2-0 deficit to force a fifth set with Alabama State later in the day, but ultimately fell, 3-2, Saturday.
  • Dolphins Dominate in ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational Opener
    September 08, 2017
    Scrappy play combined with career nights from several Dolphins helped the Jacksonville University volleyball team snap a three-game skid as JU defeated Western Carolina, 3-1, at the ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational, hosted by Alabama State, Friday evening.
  • Weather Readiness Update
    September 06, 2017
    In the interest of safety, and to allow for sufficient storm preparation for the potential effects of Hurricane Irma, Jacksonville University is canceling all activities Friday, September 8, with plans to resume normal operation on Wednesday, September 13.
  • Volleyball Ventures to Alabama State Ahead of Irma
    September 06, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball closes out its season opening nine-game road swing this weekend when it heads to Montgomery, Ala. for the ISTAP Collegiate Cup Invitational, hosted by Alabama State. The Dolphins take on Western Carolina Friday at 5:30 pm EDT, and square off the following day with Southeastern Louisiana at 10:00 am EDT and the host Hornets at 7:00 pm EDT.
  • Cooks Named All-Tournament as Dolphins Close Out UniWyo Invite
    September 02, 2017
    Sophomore Amarrah Cooks was named to the all-tournament team as Jacksonville University volleyball closed out its trip west, falling 3-1 to Wyoming and 3-0 to Eastern Michigan, Saturday at the UniWyo Sports Complex.
  • Dolphins Upended by No. 21 Purdue
    September 01, 2017
    Despite battling until the very end of the final set, Jacksonville University volleyball fell 3-0 to No. 21 Purdue, Friday evening at Wyoming's UniWyo Sports Complex.
  • Dolphins Trek West for UniWyo Invite
    August 31, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball takes its farthest trip west in program history when it heads out to the University of Wyoming this weekend for the UniWyo Invite.
  • Marchand Earns ASUN Weekly Freshmen Honors
    August 28, 2017
    After a stellar outing to open her collegiate career, freshman middle blocker Hannah Marchand was named the ASUN Conference’s Freshman of the Week, as announced by the league Monday afternoon.
  • Dolphins Battle Marathon Sets on Day Two of Big Orange Bash
    August 26, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball battled marathon matches to day two of the Big Orange Bash as the Dolphins fell in a five-set heartbreaker to Clemson, 3-2, in the first game, but rallied back with a 3-1 victory over Bethune-Cookman for their 50th-straight win over the Wildcats, Saturday at Clemson’s Jervey Gym.
  • Double-Doubles from Mattingly, Finan Lead Dolphins to Season-Opening Victory
    August 25, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball received double-double performances from sophomore Mallory Mattingly and senior Cristina Finan to open the 2017 season with a 3-1 victory over Lamar Friday evening in the Big Orange Bash, hosted by Clemson University.
  • Dolphins Open 2017 Season at Clemson's Big Orange Bash
    August 23, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball is set to open the 2017 season this weekend as the Dolphins head to Clemson for the Big Orange Bash, where they will face Lamar, the host Tigers, and Bethune-Cookman, on Friday, August 25 and Saturday, August 26.
  • Season Preview: Dolphin Volleyball All About Team Chemistry
    August 17, 2017
    Jacksonville University volleyball is readying to start the 46th season in program history and with all but one Dolphin returning, the Green and White are looking to take care of business in 2017.
  • Dolphins Selected Fifth in ASUN Preseason Coaches’ Poll, Swan Named Fan-Voted Defensive Player of the Year
    August 14, 2017
    Jacksonville University Volleyball was selected to finish fifth in the ASUN Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll and senior defensive specialist Mackenzie Swan earned the Facebook Fan-Voted ASUN Defensive Player of the Year honors, as announced by the league Monday.
  • Team Chemistry Key to Success in Dolphin Volleyball Preseason
    August 10, 2017
    With just four newcomers to the roster in 2017, Jacksonville University Volleyball has welcomed the new additions with open arms – and healthy competition on the court during the preseason.
  • Darty Coaches Team to Back-to-Back Gold Medals at High Performance Championships
    July 27, 2017
    Jacksonville University is proud to announce that Dolphin volleyball Head Coach Julie Darty led the Florida Region Girls’ International Youth (GIY) All-Star team to a gold medal finish at the 2017 USA Volleyball High Performance Championships in Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
  • Dolphins Announce Indoor Volleyball Schedule
    June 30, 2017
    Four new opponents, four tournaments, and a trip out west highlight the 2017 Jacksonville University Volleyball schedule, as announced by Head Coach Julie Darty Friday morning.