Aug. 8, 2013
CARBONDALE, Ill. — The Southern Illinois University volleyball team has earned the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the eighth consecutive season.
SIU is one of 130 NCAA Division I schools to earn the distinction for having a cumulative team GPA of 3.30 or higher. Saluki volleyball finished the 2012-13 school year with a 3.475 cumulative team GPA. SIU posted a stellar 3.71 team GPA in the fall with a 3.61 mark in the spring as five members of the team carried a 4.0 over both semesters.
Salukis Alysia (Mayes) Armstrong, Bailey Yeager and Rachael Brown all earned First-Team MVC Scholar-Athlete honors while Armstrong was named Academic All-District and Yeager earned both Academic All-District and Third-Team Academic All-America laurels.
|Friday, Aug 29|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||L, 3-0|
|Saturday, Aug 30|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||10:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Champaign, Ill.||5:00 PM|
|Tuesday, Sept 2|
|Women's Volleyball||Murfreesboro, Tenn.||6:00 PM|
|Friday, Sept 5|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||9:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||4:30 PM|
|Sunday, Sept 7|
|Women's Volleyball||Columbus, Ohio||1:00 PM|
|Friday, Sept 12|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||11:00 AM|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||1:00 PM|
|Women's Volleyball||Carbondale, Ill. (SIU Arena)||5:00 PM|