2017 Kangaroo Volleyball News

  • Austin College Finishes Fifth at SCAC Volleyball Championship
    November 04, 2017
    KERRVILLE, Texas - The Austin College volleyball team swept Centenary College 3-0 to earn fifth place at the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament on Saturday. The 'Roos finish the year with a record of 25-13 overall.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Falls to Texas Lutheran
    November 03, 2017
    KERRVILLE, Texas - The Austin College volleyball team took the opening set but dropped the next three in a 3-1 defeat at the hands of Texas Lutheran in the opening round of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament on Friday morning.
  • 'Roos Ready for Postseason Play
    November 02, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas - With the regular season completed, the Austin College men's and women's soccer teams, as well as the volleyball team, now turn their attention to the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference postseason.
  • Bowden Named Defensive Co-Player of the Week
    October 31, 2017
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Austin College volleyball player Rebekah Bowden has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Defensive Co-Player of the Week, the league office has announced.
  • Bowden, Ingle Named All-SCAC
    October 30, 2017
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Austin College volleyball players Rebekah Bowden and Katie Ingle have been named All-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference performers for the 2017 season, the league office has announced.
  • 'Roos Coast Past Belhaven
    October 27, 2017
    SHREVEPORT, La. - The Austin College volleyball team cruised to a 3-0 victory over Belhaven on Friday night in the team's opening match at the Centenary College Halloween Tournament.
  • 'Roos Sweep Jarvis Christian and Arlington Baptist
    October 24, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team gave its six seniors a memorable Senior Night, sweeping both Jarvis Christian College and Arlington Baptist College by scores of 3-0.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Drops Pair to Trinity and Southwestern
    October 22, 2017
    SHREVEPORT, La. - The Austin College volleyball team wrapped up the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference regular season with a pair of losses to No. 5-ranked Trinity and No. 3-ranked Southwestern, bringing the team's record to 20-11 overall and 6-8 in conference play.
  • Volleyball Notches 20th Win for 20th Straight Season
    October 21, 2017
    SHREVEPORT, La. - With a 3-1 win over Schreiner in their first match of the day on Saturday, the Austin College volleyball team reached the 20-win mark for the 20th straight season. The 'Roos later fell to TLU, bringing their record to 20-9 overall.
  • The Kangaroo and the Alligator
    October 19, 2017
    This summer, Austin College junior volleyball player Dakota Jeffcoat worked with all manner of Texas wildlife, but the aspiring zoologist found her true passion working with one of the largest alligators in the state.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Clinches Spot in SCAC Tournament
    October 13, 2017
    COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Austin College volleyball team went 2-1 this weekend with wins over Centenary and the University of Dallas, in addition to a loss to No. 2-ranked Colorado College. The two victories for the 'Roos were enough to clinch a spot in the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Splits Second Day in California
    October 07, 2017
    LA VERNE, Calif. - The Austin College volleyball team wrapped up its trip to California with a split of its two matches on Saturday, defeating the University of Scranton 3-1 before falling 3-1 to Whittier. The 'Roos are now 17-7 overall this year.
  • 'Roos Knock Off No. 14 La Verne to Go 2-0 on Day One of Leopard Invitational
    October 06, 2017
    LA VERNE, Calif. - The Austin College volleyball team won both of its matches on the first day of the Leopard Invitational, defeating UC Santa Cruz 3-1 and capping off the day with a huge 3-1 victory over No. 14-ranked La Verne.
  • 'Roo Volleybal Splits on Day One of SCAC Cross-Divisional
    September 30, 2017
    SEGUIN, Texas - The Austin College volleyball team fell to No. 4-ranked Trinity 3-1 but bounced back with a 3-0 sweep of Schreiner on day one of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Cross-Divisional on Saturday.
  • Volleyball Holds Off SAGU in Five Set Win
    September 26, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team got out to a two set lead but had to fight off Southwestern Assemblies of God University as the Lions battled back to force a fifth set, where the ‘Roos were able to emerge with the victory. The ‘Roos are now 13-3 overall on the year with the win.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Closes SCAC Divisional Strong
    September 24, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team finished up the first weekend of Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference with a convincing victory over the University of Dallas, sweeping the Crusaders 3-0. The ‘Roos are now 12-3 overall and 2-1 in conference play.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Splits on Day One of SCAC Divisional
    September 23, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team opened the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference slate with a 3-0 victory over Centenary, but the ‘Roos would close out day one of the SCAC Divisional with a 3-0 loss to No. 3-ranked Colorado College. The ‘Roos are now 11-3 overall and 1-1 in SCAC play.
  • Volleyball Splits on the Road with Centre and Hendrix
    September 16, 2017
    CONWAY, Ark. - The Austin College volleyball team cruised to a three set victory over Centre College before falling in a tightly contested five set match at host Hendrix College on Saturday, bringing the team's overall record to 9-2 on the year.
  • Volleyball Cruises Past Johnson & Wales
    September 14, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team used a .306 team hitting percentage and 10 service aces to cruise to a three set victory over visiting Johnson & Wales University on Thursday night. The 3-0 victory brings the team’s record to 8-1 overall this season.
  • Bowden Named SCAC Defensive Player of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – Austin College volleyball player Rebekah Bowden has been named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league office has announced.
  • 'Roos Complete Weekend Sweep at AC Invitational
    September 09, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team completed its weekend sweep at the Austin College Invitational, topping LeTourneau and Louisiana College both by scores of 3-0 on Saturday. The ‘Roos are now 7-1 overall on the season with the wins.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Tops Concordia and Occidental
    September 08, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team notched a pair of victories on day one of the Austin College Invitational, defeating Concordia-Texas 3-1 before coming from behind to top Occidental 3-2 in the nightcap.
  • 'Roo Sweep Day Two of Austin College Classic
    September 02, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team topped both Sul Ross and Howard Payne by scores of 3-0, and head coach Ed Garza earned his 600th career coaching victory as the ‘Roos improved to 3-1 to open the season.
  • Volleyball Splits on Day One of Austin College Classic
    September 01, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas – The Austin College volleyball team opened the 2017 campaign with a 3-1 victory over Lawrence University, before falling just short of a comeback bid in a 3-2 loss to McMurry to cap off day one of the 22nd Annual Austin College Classic.
  • 'Roo Volleyball Set to Open 2017 Campaign
    August 31, 2017
    The Austin College volleyball team enters its 22nd season under heard coach Ed Garza, and will be kicking off the 2017 with the 22nd Annual Austin College Classic on Friday with matches against Lawrence and McMurry.
  • Fall Camp Kicking Off for 2017
    August 14, 2017
    The fall sports season is here, as Austin College gears up for the 2017-2018 academic year. The 'Roo football team returned to campus last week, and volleyball, soccer, and cross country will all be reporting for camp on August 17.
  • Coach Ed Garza Hosting High Intensity Volleyball Camp at Austin College
    July 11, 2017
    Austin College head volleyball coach Ed Garza, one of the winningest coaches at the NCAA Division III level, will be hosting his High Intensity Volleyball Camp on July 21-22 in the Mason Athletic Complex.
  • Fawcett Earns Outstanding Freshman Award at Leadership Banquet
    April 26, 2017
    SHERMAN, Texas - Austin College volleyball player Sam Fawcett was presented with the Outstanding Student Freshman Award at the Student Affairs Leadership Banquet held on Tuesday night.