HBCU Athletics and Academics Go Hand in Hand

Many times in collegiate sports the student part of the student-athlete is forgotten. Xavier of Louisiana seeks to buck that trend. Almost 100 student athletes were able...

Kentucky State University Wins the 2011 SIAC Volleyball Championship

2011 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Championship (Day 3 Recap) Albany, GA— The third day of the 25th Annual SIAC Volleyball Championship found four teams still in contention...

NCAA Bans Postseason Play At Several Black Colleges

Last week, several schools and HBCUs have went under fire for unsatisfactory academic progress after the release of the Academic Progress Rate scores from NCAA. Although as a unit the...

42 Hampton Student-Athletes Receive Degrees

Hampton Newsroom HAMPTON, Va. – Forty-two Hampton University student-athletes – past and present – received their degrees this past Sunday at the annual commencement ceremony held at Armstrong...

Kentucky State Volleyball Inks Seven Newcomers for 2011 Season

Kentucky State Volleyball Inks Seven Newcomers for 2011 Season Kentucky State University Head Volleyball Coach, Kyetta May, announced the signing of seven newcomers, including six freshmen, for the...

Thorobrettes Defeat Fort Valley in First Match of SIAC Tournament

  ALBANY, Ga. (November 7, 2011) – After securing the SIAC Western Division with a conference record of 15-1, Kentucky State embarked on a difficult journey as they defend...

Claflin University Volleyball Team Aims to Spike Breast Cancer Awareness

If you've been in the audience during one of the Claflin University Lady Panthers volleyball team's home games this month, there's a good chance you've seen more...

Clark Atlanta volleyball player, Keierica Howard

The typical day in the life of Clark Atlanta University student Keierica Howard is an adventure – that’s putting it mildly. That’s because the former Terrebonne High School...

Thorobrettes Secure a Win on the Second Day of SIAC Tournament

ALBANY, GA (November 8, 2011) – After a victory on the first day of the SIAC conference tournament in Albany, GA, the Kentucky State University Thorobrettes followed their winning...

Two SIAC Volleyball Standouts Make Daktronics All-South Region Team

ATLANTA—The 2011 Daktronics All-South Region Volleyball Team was announced today and two players from the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference were selected to the team in Stillman College...

UMES’ Saitaua Iosia Named MEAC Player of the Week

The Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference has announced that the University of Maryland Eastern Shore volleyball player Saitaua Iosia is the conference's Player of the Week for the period...

2011 SIAC Volleyball All-Conference & All-Academic Teams Announced

  Courtesy of SIACATLANTA—The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference announces the 2011 SIAC Volleyball All-Conference team as voted by the SIAC Volleyball Coaches Association. The 2011 team is led by 2011...

SWAC Announces 2011 All Conference Teams

Birmingham, Ala. - With the 2011 Southwestern Athletic Conference volleyball tournament getting underway on Saturday morning, league coaches made their choices for this year's top players. Fourteen...

NC Volleyball update

VARSITY VOLLEYBALL Lake Marion 3, Lee Central 0 The Lady Gators defeated Lee Central 25-9, 25-7, 25-9 in region play. MarQuayla Lee-Parson pushed Lake Marion to victory with 20 points,...

2011 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Championship (Day 2 Recap)

Albany, GA— The second day of the 25th Annual SIAC Volleyball Championship was the start of the elimination round. Held in the Albany State University Health and Physical Education...

KSU Remains Undefeated; One Win Away from Second Consecutive Title

ALBANY, Ga. (November 9, 2011) – After defeating Benedict College, Kentucky State moved on in the SIAC Tournament to play the home team, Albany State. The Thorobrettes took the...

Thorobrettes Head to Conference Championship as No. 1 Seed in the West

FRANKFORT, Ky. (November 7, 2011) – The 2011 Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Volleyball Championship is set to begin this week in Albany, GA. This year’s championship, which...

Kentucky State to face Tampa in opening round of NCAA Volleyball Regional

ATLANTA— The NCAA Division II Volleyball Championship selections were recently announced with one Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference team, Kentucky State University, represented in the field of 64. The...

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