Radford University Men's Volleyball

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Mission Statement

Involving students through out the university, RU Menís Volleyball strives to improve peopleís skills and abilities to the game of volleyball. While just completing our first full year we have become very successful and well-known across the state of Virginia at other Colleges and Universities. We compete in a very competitive conference having teams ranked in the top 25 each year, and we soon hope to be there as well. We also take great pride in our sportsmanship towards other teams and our companionship to each other. We play year round and have a great time doing it.


Recent News:

January 28, 2009 - Spring Schedule has been announced and posted under the Schedule/Results page.

January 25, 2009 - Men's Volleyball traveled to Kentucky this weekend to play at UK's North/South Tournament. Starting of the day losing a tough one to Purdue, then bettering themselves as they split with Ohio State (23-25, 25-18). Taking the tough competitors of U. of Miami of Ohio, but losing (23-25, 22-25). Ending the pool play with a victory over Illinois Wesleyan. Qualifying for the play-offs but losing in the quarter finals to Eastern Kentucky (23-25, 23-25). Men's Volleyball continues play at University of Tennessee on February 21st.

December 6, 2008 - Radford University comes tied for 2nd in the Fall Conference Play Date. Starting off the day losing a tight one to UVA-B      (21-25, 23-25), then bouncing right back to beat conference rival Liberty (24-26, 25-14, 15-8). After winning that match the success carried on into Longwood winning (25-18, 25-15). This put us in control of our own fate, if winning the next match would put RU in first place. But RU ended up losing a tough one (16-25, 20-25). Radford goes into the Spring Season at tied for second in the Southern Conference.

September 25, 2008 - First three tournaments set tough pace for RU Men's Volleyball Team. Announcing schedule RU Men's Volleyball will participate in 3 away tournaments for the fall. They first start off at JMU playing in a two day tournament the "2nd Annual Derrick Beckner Memorial Tournament", which excepts up to 40 teams all over the East Coast. The second tournament will be at UNC - Wilmington, where it will go against many new faces from the states NC and SC. The third tournament of the fall RU Men's Volleyball will be traveling to KING College participating against teams that are in the NCAA Varsity squads, and not just club. Check the schedule/results page for tournament schedules and results.