2013 Volleyball News

May 15, 2014
UNH Athletics Receives High Marks in NCAA Academic Progress Rate
INDIANAPOLIS – A total of four UNH teams – football, women’s indoor track & field, women’s outdoor track & field and men’s soccer – recorded conference-high Academic Progress Rate scores.

May 12, 2014
Volleyball Raises Over $1,000 at Ninth Annual “Volley for Holly” Tournament
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team hosted its ninth annual "Volley 4 Holly" tournament on Wednesday, May 7 at Lundholm Gymnasium, raising $1,471 for the Holly Young Fund.

May 9, 2014
Henke and Lightfoot Recognized for University Awards
DURHAM, N.H. -- Junior Sam Henke (Millersville, Md.) and sophomore Madison Lightfoot (Clarkston, Mich.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team were both bestowed awards by the University on Wednesday, May 7.

May 7, 2014
UNH Athletics Donates Over 1,000 Pairs of Shoes to Soles4Souls
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire athletic department again joined forces in the worldwide campaign Soles4Souls, contributing to the combative movement against poverty.

May 6, 2014
O’Neill, McCandless Awarded Jim Urquhart Student-Athlete of the Year Honors at Annual Senior Awards Banquet
DURHAM, N.H. – Seamus O’Neill (Manchester, N.H) of the football team and Lauren McCandless (Macungie, Pa.) of the women’s swimming and diving team were named the 2013-14 Jim Urquhart Student-Athletes of the year by the University of New Hampshire athletic department. The award was handed out on Tuesday night at the Senior Awards Banquet at Huddleston Hall.

April 29, 2014
Athletics Announces Plans for Student-Athlete Center for Excellence
DURHAM, N.H. — The University of New Hampshire will build a $1.9 million Student-Athlete Center for Excellence at the Field House for its Division I and Northeast Passage student-athletes.

April 29, 2014
Volleyball to Host Ninth Annual Volley 4 Holly Tournament
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team has announced that the squad will hold its ninth annual “Volley 4 Holly” tournament on Wednesday, May 7 at Lundholm Gymnasium from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

April 20, 2014
Volleyball Closes Out Spring Exhibition Play at the UNH Spring Tournament
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team concluded its spring exhibition schedule Saturday, hosting the UNH Spring Tournament at Lundholm Gymnasium.

April 19, 2014
Volleyball Announces Team Awards at Annual Banquet
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team held its annual awards banquet on Saturday, April 19 at the Sheraton Inn in Portsmouth, N.H.

April 18, 2014
Volleyball to Host Spring Tournament on Saturday, April 19
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team will host its spring tournament to conclude exhibition play at Lundholm Gymnasium on Saturday, April 19.

April 15, 2014
McCandless and Sattora Recognized for UNH's 2014 Create Your Own Story
DURHAM, N.H. -- Senior Lauren McCandless (Macungie, Pa.) of the women’s swimming & diving team and junior Katie Sattora (Avon, N.Y.) of volleyball were among 10 University of New Hampshire students recognized as the 2014 Create Your Own Story honorees Tuesday at Huddleston Ballroom.

April 12, 2014
Volleyball Competes at the URI Invitational
KINGSTON, R.I. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team continued its spring schedule Saturday at the University of Rhode Island Invitational, going 6-2 in a quartet of games played at Keaney Gym.

April 11, 2014
UNH Athletics Partakes in SHARPP Rally
DURHAM, N.H. – Members of the University of New Hampshire community joined in front of Thompson Hall on Thursday afternoon as part of the Sexual Harassment and Rape Prevention Program’s (SHARPP) fourth annual anti-violence walk and rally to recognize April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

April 10, 2014
Volleyball Celebrates Read Across America Day at Hampton Academy
HAMPTON, N.H. -- Hampton Academy celebrates Read Across America annually and invites University of New Hampshire student-athletes to stop by the school to read with the kids. This year, juniors Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.), Kym Gordon (Canandaigua, N.Y.) and sophomore Madison Lightfoot (Clarkston, Mich.) of the volleyball team read aloud "The Butter Battle Book" by Dr. Seuss to a group of sixth-grade students. The event also coincides with Dr. Suess’ birthday.

April 1, 2014
Volleyball Spars with Boston College in Spring Exhibition Match
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team competed against Boston College in a five-set exhibition match at Lundholm Gymnasium Tuesday evening.

March 31, 2014
Volleyball Announces Registration Available for Overnight Team Camp
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team has announced that registration for the 2014 Team Camp is now available.

March 29, 2014
Volleyball Opens its Spring Schedule at the Boston College Tournament
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team opened its spring schedule Saturday afternoon at the Boston College Tournament, going 4-5 in a trio of games played at Power Gym.

March 19, 2014
Volleyball Announces 2014 Spring Schedule
DURHAM, N.H. – The defending America East champion University of New Hampshire volleyball team has announced its 2014 spring schedule beginning Saturday, March 29.

March 5, 2014
Volleyball Announces Registration Available Now for Individual Overnight and Elite College Preparatory Camps
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team has announced that registration for the 2014 individual overnight and elite college preparatory camps are now open.

February 26, 2014
Volleyball Announces Four Additions for the 2014 Season
DURHAM, N.H. – Jill Hirschinger, head coach of the University of New Hampshire volleyball program, has announced that four student-athletes have committed to attend UNH and play for the Wildcat volleyball program next fall.

February 20, 2014
UNH’s Dunklau to Participate in the U.S. Women’s Volleyball National Team Open Tryout
DURHAM, N.H. – Junior setter Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team will travel to Colorado Springs, Colo., to compete in the U.S. Women’s National Team Open Tryouts from Friday, Feb. 21 to Sunday, Feb. 23.

February 6, 2014
UNH Athletics Places Highest Number of Student-Athletes on America East Fall 2013 Honor Roll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – UNH had the highest number of student-athletes (114) recognized on the America East Fall 2013 Honor Roll, which marked the fifth consecutive fall semester the Wildcats accomplished that feat.

January 13, 2014
UNH Athletics Ranked No. 41 In Learfield Sports Directors' Cup
CLEVELAND – UNH amassed 133 points in the final fall Division I Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings to rank 41st of 148 teams that earned points (314 Div. I schools overall).

December 5, 2013
Volleyball Defeated by No. 6 Southern California 3-0 in First Round of the NCAA Tournament
LOS ANGELES - Senior right side hitter Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) recorded eight kills but the University of New Hampshire volleyball team was defeated 3-0 by sixth-ranked University of Southern California in Thursday's NCAA first round game at the Galen Center.

December 4, 2013
GAME NOTES: Volleyball Set To Compete Against No. 6 Southern California In NCAA First Round, Dec. 5 (10:30 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. - The University of New Hampshire volleyball team looks to contend with the host and sixth-seeded University of Southern California Women of Troy in the first round game of the 2013 NCAA Women's Volleyball Championship. UNH and USC will take the court at the Galen Center on Thursday, Dec. 5 at 10:30 p.m. (7:30 p.m. PT)

December 1, 2013
Volleyball Treks To No. 6 Southern California For NCAA Championship First Round Matchup
INDIANAPOLIS – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team will travel to play sixth-ranked University of Southern California Women of Troy in a Dec. 5 (10:30 p.m.) first round game of the 2013 NCAA Women’s Volleyball Championship, the NCAA announced Sunday night.

November 26, 2013
Wildcats Lead Commissioner's Cup Standings After Fall Season
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The University of New Hampshire leads the America East 2013-14 Stuart P. Haskell, Jr. Commissioner’s Cup standings by one point at the end of the fall athletic season, the league announced Tuesday.

November 25, 2013
Dunklau, Willows: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Minute
DURHAM, N.H. – Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) of the volleyball team and Matt Willows (Congers, N.Y.) of the men’s ice hockey team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

November 23, 2013
GAME NOTES: Volleyball to Face UMBC in the America East Championship
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team looks to earn its fourth America East Tournament title as the top-seeded Wildcats host the second seed University of Maryland, Baltimore Country Retrievers on Saturday, Nov. 23 (4 p.m.) in Lundholm Gymnasium.

November 23, 2013
Volleyball Rallies Past UMBC, 3-2, To Win America East Title; Dunklau Named MOP
DURHAM, N.H. -- The UNH volleyball team, led by Most Outstanding Player Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.), rallied to defeat UMBC, 3-2, and capture the 2013 America East Championship title Saturday afternoon at Lundholm Gym.

November 22, 2013
Season-High 13 Blocks Lifts Volleyball to AE Championship Game, Trumps Stony Brook, 3-0
DURHAM, N.H. – Senior right side hitter Destiny Tolliver (Rochester, Mich.) notched a team-high eight blocks and chipped in five kills as the University of New Hampshire volleyball team advances to the America East Championship game, defeating Stony Brook University 3-0 at Lundholm Gymnasium Friday night.

November 21, 2013
GAME NOTES: Volleyball Set to Battle with Stony Brook in America East Championship Semifinal
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team enters postseason play as the top seed as the Wildcats play host to Stony Brook University in the semifinal round of the America East Championships on Friday, Nov. 22 at 7 p.m.

November 21, 2013
Volleyball Claims 10 America East Awards At Annual Banquet, Including Player & Coaching Staff of the Year
DURHAM, N.H. – A total of seven University of New Hampshire volleyball student-athletes, led by Player of the Year Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.), were honored at the America East annual banquet that was held Thursday night at Huddleston Hall on the UNH campus. Furthermore, head coach Jill Hirschinger and her coaching staff were bestowed the Coaching Staff of the Year award.

November 18, 2013
Lightfoot, Crossan: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Minute
DURHAM, N.H. – Madison Lightfoot (Clarkston, Mich.) of the volleyball team and Dalton Crossan (Lake Ronkonkoma, N.Y.) of the football team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

November 17, 2013
Forrest, Lightfoot Extends Volleyball Win Streak to Seven on Senior Day, Outlasts Binghamton, 3-2
DURHAM, N.H. – Sophomore outside hitter Tori Forrest (Powder Springs, Ga.) and sophomore defensive specialist Madison Lightfoot (Clarkston, Mich.) recorded career-best efforts, topping Binghamton University 3-2 at Lundholm Gymnasium Sunday afternoon on Senior Day.

November 15, 2013
Volleyball Wins America East Regular Season Title, Conquers Albany, 3-2
DURHAM, N.H. – In a five-set battle, the University of New Hampshire prevailed over the University at Albany 3-2 to clinch home court advantage in the America East Championships at Lundholm Gymnasium.

November 14, 2013
Volleyball Hosts Albany and Binghamton to Wrap Up Regular Season
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team, controls its own destiny to clinch home court advantage in the upcoming America East Championships, which welcomes the University at Albany and Binghamton University, UNH and Albany are slated to clash Friday, Nov. 15 at 7 p.m., before taking on Binghamton for a Senior Day matchup Sunday, Nov. 17 at 1 p.m.

November 10, 2013
Volleyball Extends Winning Streak to Five, Wildcats Triumphant Over Stony Brook, 3-0
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team increases its winning streak to a season-long five games, prevailing over Stony Brook University 3-0 at Lundholm Gymnasium Sunday afternoon.

November 8, 2013
Volleyball Clinches Third Straight America East Playoff Appearance, Upends UMBC, 3-0
DURHAM, N.H. - Right side hitters Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) and Destiny Tolliver (Rochester, Mich.) each recorded double-digit kill efforts, lifting the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a 3-0 win over the University of Maryland, Baltimore County at Lundholm Gymnasium Friday evening.

November 7, 2013
Volleyball Opens Four Game Homestand Against UMBC and Stony Brook
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team looks to stay atop the America East standings, hosting the University of Maryland, Baltimore County and Stony Brook University. UNH and UMBC are set to compete Friday, Nov. 8 at 7 p.m., while Stony Brook and New Hampshire play Sunday, Nov. 10 at 1 p.m.

November 7, 2013
Croci Named to the CoSIDA Division I Volleyball Academic All-District First Team
DURHAM, N.H. – Sophomore middle blocker Cassidy Croci (Sylvania, Ohio) has been selected to the Capital One CoSIDA Division I Volleyball Academic All-District First Team, announced Thursday afternoon.

November 4, 2013
Dunklau and Forrest Capture Weekly AE Volleyball Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - Sophomore outside hitter Tori Forrest (Powder Springs, Ga.) and junior setter Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team have been selected America East Player of the Week and Setter of the Week, respectively, the league announced Monday.

November 2, 2013
Thatcher’s 18 Kills Fuels Volleyball Past Providence, 3-0
PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Right side hitter Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) matched a season-high 18 kills, powering the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a 3-0 victory at Alumni Hall Saturday afternoon.

November 1, 2013
Dunklau Orchestrates Volleyball Offense to .324 Hitting Percentage and 3-0 Sweep of Hartford
WEST HARTFORD, Conn. -- Junior setter Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) recorded 40 assists to lead the UNH volleyball team to a .324 hitting percentage and 3-0 victory against Hartford. The set scores were 28-26, 25-15, 25-21.

October 26, 2013
Volleyball Topples River Hawks in Straight Sets
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team earned the season sweep against UMass Lowell, notching a 3-0 victory at Lundholm Gymnasium Saturday afternoon.

October 25, 2013
Volleyball Set for Conference Tilt Against UMass Lowell
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team returns to Lundholm Gymnasium as the Wildcats look to keep pace atop the America East standings, hosting the River Hawks on Saturday, Oct. 26 at 2 p.m

October 24, 2013
Volleyball to Host Kids’ Club Clinic on Saturday
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team will be hosting a free Wildcat Kids' Club clinic on Saturday, Oct. 26 following the conclusion of the America East contest against UMass Lowell at 2 p.m.

October 20, 2013
Forrest's Nine Kills Not Enough, Volleyball Swept by Albany, 3-0
ALBANY, N.Y. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team’s winning streak ended at four games, as Albany defeated UNH 3-0 at SEFCU Arena Sunday afternoon. The set scores were 14-25, 16-25 and 20-25.

October 18, 2013
Volleyball Extends its Winning Streak to Four, Prevails Over Bearcats, 3-1
VESTAL, N.Y. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team defeated host Binghamton, 3-1 at West Gymnasium Friday evening. The set scores were 25-16, 22-25, 25-17 and 26-24.

October 14, 2013
Dunklau and Forrest Garner America East Honors Again
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Junior setter Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) and sophomore outside hitter Tori Forrest (Powder Springs, Ga.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team have been bestowed America East Setter of the Week and Player of the Week, respectively, the league announced Monday.

October 13, 2013
Tolliver Joins 300 Block Club, Volleyball Rolls Over Hartford, 3-0
DURHAM, N.H. – Senior right side hitter Destiny Tolliver (Rochester, Mich.) registered her 300th career block, helping the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a 3-0 victory against Hartford at Lundholm Gymnasium Sunday afternoon. The set scores were 25-22, 25-19 and 25-15.

October 11, 2013
Student-Athletes Team Up with Pease Greeters to Welcome Troops Back Home
PORTSMOUTH, N.H. – Members of nine different University of New Hampshire sports as well as members of the athletic administration were present at the Pease International Tradeport to welcome military servicemen and women back into the United States on Sunday, Oct. 6.

October 11, 2013
Volleyball Sink Friars in Three-Set Sweep
DURHAM, N.H. – Freshman middle blocker Demi Muses (Orangevale, Calif.) tallied eight kills, four blocks and a .467 hitting average, fueling the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a 3-0 win over Providence at Lundholm Gymnasium Friday evening. The set scores were 25-21, 25-14 and 25-12.

October 10, 2013
Volleyball Hosts Conference Foes Providence and Hartford for Homecoming Weekend
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team returns to Lundholm Gymnasium after an 11-game road trip to clash with America East opponents Providence and Hartford. UNH and Providence are set to compete Friday, Oct. 11 at 7 p.m., while the Hawks and ’Cats play Sunday, Oct. 13 at 1 p.m.

October 6, 2013
Thatcher Joins the 1,000 Kills Club, Volleyball Prevails 3-1 Over UMBC
BALTIMORE – Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) becomes the seventh member in University of New Hampshire volleyball history to register 1,000 career kills, aiding the Wildcats to a 3-1 win over UMBC at the RAC Arena Sunday afternoon. The set scores were 20-25, 25-19, 25-23 and 25-23.

October 4, 2013
Thatcher Leads Quartet of 'Cats in Double-Digit Kills With 14, Volleyball Edged 3-2 at Stony Brook
STONY BROOK, N.Y. -- Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) led four UNH volleyball players in double-digit kills with 14, but UNH was edged 3-2 Friday night by Stony Brook.

September 30, 2013
Forrest and Dunklau Bestowed America East Honors
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Sophomore outside hitter Tori Forrest (Powder Springs, Ga.) and junior setter Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team have been named America East Player of the Week and Setter of the Week respectively, the league announced Monday.

September 27, 2013
Volleyball Triumphs Over River Hawks in Straight Sets
LOWELL, Mass. – Sophomore outside hitter Tori Forrest (Powder Springs, Ga.) posted her third consecutive double-double, posting 14 kills and 12 digs, aiding the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a straight-set win against the River Hawks at the Costello Center Friday evening.

September 24, 2013
Volleyball Outlasts Crimson on the Road, 3-2
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Senior right side hitter Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) tallied a match-high 15 kills and four blocks, rallying the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a 3-2 win over Harvard at Malkin Athletic Center Tuesday night.

September 21, 2013
Wildcats Defeated by Rams and Big Green to End Dartmouth Duel
HANOVER, N.H. – Sophomore outside hitter Tori Forrest (Powder Springs, Ga.) combined for 20 kills and 16 digs in the second day of the Dartmouth Duel. However, the University of New Hampshire volleyball team fell to the Rams and Big Green by scores of 0-3 and 1-3 respectively at Leede Arena Saturday afternoon.

September 20, 2013
Volleyball Falls to Connecticut and No. 9 Minnesota to Open Dartmouth Duel
HANOVER, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team was defeated by Connecticut and ninth-ranked Minnesota as the Wildcats opened play at the Dartmouth Duel Friday afternoon.

September 14, 2013
Wildcats Defeated by Villanova and George Mason at Maryland Tourney
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team concludes the Maryland tournament, falling to Villanova and George Mason at the Comcast Pavilion Saturday afternoon.

September 13, 2013
Volleyball Falls to Terrapins 3-0 to Open the Maryland Tournament
COLLEGE PARK, Md. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team competed in the first game of the Maryland Tournament. New Hampshire fell to the host Terrapins 3-0 at the Comcast Center Friday evening.

September 10, 2013
Volleyball Upends Bryant in Three
DURHAM, N.H. – Junior setter Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) tallied a match-high 31 assists, aiding the University of New Hampshire volleyball team to a 3-0 victory over Bryant at Lundholm Gymnasium Tuesday evening.

September 9, 2013
Dunklau, Mello: Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Taylor Dunklau (Mukwonago, Wis.) of the volleyball team and Justin Mello (Dartmouth, Mass.) of the football team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight.

September 9, 2013
Volleyball Set to Clash with Bulldogs
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team will conclude a four game home stand, hosting Bryant in a non-conference contest on Tuesday, Sept. 10 at 7:00 p.m.

September 7, 2013
Volleyball Trumps St. John's, Falls to Missouri State to Conclude Holly Young Invitational
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team compiled a 1-1 record, defeating St. John's but falling to Missouri State at the Holly Young Invitational Saturday afternoon.

September 6, 2013
Thatcher and Forrest Rallies Volleyball to 3-2 Triumph Against Brown
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team rallied from two sets down to defeat the Brown University Bears 3-2 in the home opener at the Holly Young Invitational Friday evening.

September 5, 2013
Volleyball Welcomes Brown, Missouri State and St. John's to the Holly Young Invitational
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team host Brown, Missouri State and St. John’s in the eighth annual Holly Young Invitational on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 6-7.

September 3, 2013
Thatcher Claims America East Player of the Week Honors
DURHAM, N.H. - Senior Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team has been named America East Player of the Week, announced Tuesday afternoon.

September 3, 2013
Volleyball Falls to Northeastern, 3-1
BOSTON - Senior Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) registered a team-high 10 kills with three digs and four blocks. However, the Huskies defeated the Wildcats 3-1 at the Cabot Center Tuesday evening.

September 2, 2013
Thatcher, Uche: Service Credit Union Spotlight & Wildcat Weekly Roundup
DURHAM, N.H. – Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) of the volleyball team and Ugochukwu Uche (Ann Arbor, Mich.) of the men’s soccer team are featured in this week's Service Credit Union Student-Athlete Spotlight. This information and more can be found in the Wildcat Weekly Roundup.

August 31, 2013
Volleyball Splits Pair to Conclude Lehigh Classic
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team concluded play at the Lehigh Classic splitting the final two games. Rhode Island outlasted the Wildcats in five sets but New Hampshire prevailed against Saint Peter’s in straight sets at Leeman-Turner Arena at Grace Hall Saturday afternoon.

August 30, 2013
Volleyball Edges Out Lehigh in Season Opener
BETHLEHEM, Pa. – Senior Morgan Thatcher (Brockton, Mass.) tallied a match-high 18 kills to lead the University of New Hampshire volleyball team past Lehigh, 3-2, in the opening day of the Lehigh Classic Friday evening at Leeman-Turner Arena at Grace Hall. The set scores were 21-25, 28-26, 25-21, 27-29 and 15-10.

August 21, 2013
Volleyball Primed to Start 2013 Campaign
DURHAM, N.H. - For the 2013 season, head coach Jill Hirschinger is confident about a battle-tested squad that is seeking a fourth America East title and to compete for a NCAA Championship. Returning six-out-of-seven starters, three All-America East players, nearly every statistical leader from the 2012 season and adding talented recruits, Hirschinger and her staff are raring to challenge a talented field of new and familiar opponents.

August 20, 2013
Volleyball to Play in Intrasquad Scrimmage
DURHAM, N.H. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team will host a Blue-White intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday, August 24 in Lundholm Gymnasium at 12:00 p.m.

August 14, 2013
Volleyball Slated Fourth in AE Preseason Poll
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team, led by 18th-year head coach Jill Hirschinger, was selected to finish fourth in the 2013 America East Preseason Coaches' Poll released Thursday by the league office.

August 7, 2013
Volleyball Honored by AVCA for Academic Excellence in Consecutive Years
LEXINGTON, Ky. – The University of New Hampshire volleyball team for the second consecutive year was honored with the America Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) Team Academic Award for the 2012-13 season, announced by the organization Wednesday morning.

July 30, 2013
Volleyball 2013 Media Guide Now Available
DURHAM, N.H. – The 2013 University of New Hampshire volleyball media guide is now available to view and download at www.unhwildcats.com.

July 30, 2013
Volleyball 2013 Media Guide Now Available
DURHAM, N.H. – The 2013 University of New Hampshire volleyball media guide is now available to view and download at www.unhwildcats.com.

July 8, 2013
Wildcat Volleyball Positional Camp Slated for August 3
DURHAM, N.H. - For the first time, the University of New Hampshire volleyball team is offering positional clinics Saturday, August 3 from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. Athletes ranging from 14-18 years of age can select to participate in one of the three sessions: hitters, setters, or liberos.

July 2, 2013
Volleyball Adds Transfer Student-Athlete
DURHAM, N.H. – Head coach Jill Hirschinger of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team is pleased to announce the addition of transfer student Kym Gordon (Canandaigua, N.Y.). Gordon comes from Mississippi State after transferring from the University of Akron during the 2011 season.

June 20, 2013
Volleyball Announces Kathleen Colpoys as Assistant Coach
DURHAM, N.H. – University of New Hampshire volleyball head coach Jill Hirschinger has announced the hiring of volleyball assistant coach Kathleen Colpoys, effective August 1, 2013.

May 23, 2013
Volleyball Announces 2013 Schedule
DURHAM, N.H. – Head coach Jill Hirschinger of the University of New Hampshire volleyball team has announced the schedule for the upcoming 2013 season.

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