2016 Beach Volleyball News

  • Dolphins Tack on Three to Beach Roster
    June 17, 2016
    The beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University added three members to its 2016 recruiting class Friday, announced Head Coach Julie Darty. Morgan Dees, Vanessa Richards, and Megan Widener will join the Dolphins next season.
  • Dolphins Go Down Swinging in Postseason River City Rumble
    April 23, 2016
    Despite sweeping the #2 pair and taking the #3 pair to a third set, the beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University fell short against North Florida Saturday at the Atlantic Sun conference championship.
  • All A-Sun Pair Not Enough for Dolphins against Mercer
    April 22, 2016
    All-Atlantic Sun pair Cristina Finan and Mackenzie Swan swept their opponents in the first dual of the A-Sun tournament, but the stellar effort wasn’t quite enough to give the Dolphin beach volleyball team a victory over Mercer.
  • Dolphins Head to #ASunBVB Championship with High Hopes
    April 21, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team is headed west for the Atlantic Sun conference championship, hosted at the Lake Point Sporting Community April 22-24.
  • Dolphin Duo Named All A-Sun
    April 21, 2016
    Cristina Finan and Mackenzie Swan were named to the 2016 Atlantic Sun All-Conference team, as announced by the league office Thursday.
  • Finan and McMahon Named A-Sun All-Academic
    April 20, 2016
    Cristina Finan and Hanna McMahon were named to the 2016 Atlantic Sun All-Academic team, as announced by the league office Wednesday.
  • Dolphins Wrap Up Fiesta on Siesta, Regular Season Sunday
    April 10, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team finished 2-2 at the Fiesta on Siesta tournament, wrapping up the event and the regular season with a close loss to the University of Alabama-Birmingham on Sunday.
  • Dolphins Split Saturday at Siesta
    April 09, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team went 1-1 Saturday in the second day of the Fiesta on Siesta, losing to TCU and winning over the College of Charleston.
  • Dolphins Open Fiesta in Siesta with Dramatic Win
    April 08, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team won 3-2 over the University of Louisiana-Monroe in stunning fashion in its opener at the Fiesta on Siesta.
  • Dolphins Hope to Fiesta in Last Event of Season
    April 07, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team (6-12, 1-7 A-Sun) will face four teams this weekend at the Fiesta on Siesta, two of which the Dolphins have already played this season.
  • Dolphins One Step Closer to Securing Playoff Berth
    April 06, 2016
    Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball team (6-12, 1-7 A-Sun) secured the fifth seed in the Atlantic Sun Championships Wednesday after hosting a double dual against the University of North Florida (16-3, 7-1 A-Sun).
  • River City Rumble Wraps up Home Beach Season
    April 05, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team (6-10, 1-5 Atlantic Sun) hosts cross-town rival University of North Florida (14-3, 5-1 A-Sun) Wednesday in its final home event of the season. The duals will take place at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Six Extra Sets Not Enough for Dolphins
    April 02, 2016
    Even though the beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University (6-10, 1-5 A-Sun) forced a third set in six of its 10 duals against Mercer University (8-9, 2-4 A-Sun) on Saturday, the Dolphins head home without a victory after dropping the first dual 0-5 and the second 2-3.
  • Dolphins Meet Mercer in Macon
    April 01, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team (6-8, 1-3 Atlantic Sun) steps back into conference play Saturday in a double dual at Mercer University (6-9, 0-4 A-Sun). The duals will take place at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m.
  • Dolphins Leave South Carolina on a High Note
    March 27, 2016
    Mackenzie Swan and Cristina Finan were the lone Dolphin pair to go undefeated in the double dual, picking up the match win in the 4-1 defeat against the University of Birmingham earlier in the day.
  • Dolphins Split Duals in Day One of Gamecock Invitational
    March 26, 2016
    Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball team opened play at the Gamecock Invitational Saturday, splitting action with a 4-1 victory over Carson-Newman before dropping a 3-2 decision to Texas Christian.
  • Dolphins Fight Four Teams at Gamecock Invite
    March 24, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team is on the road again Saturday and Sunday at the Gamecock Invitational, hosted by the University of South Carolina at Wheeler Beach. The Dolphins will face Carson-Newman, TCU, UAB, and South Carolina in the tournament.
  • Dolphins Use Straight Sets to Sweep Spring Hill
    March 22, 2016
    Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball program welcomed Spring Hill College to Dolphin Beach Tuesday for a double dual where it swept both outings, 5-0. All 10 match victories were captured in straight sets.
  • Dolphins Return Home to Host Spring Hill
    March 21, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team returns home Tuesday for a double dual against Spring Hill College. The Dolphins and Badgers will face off at Dolphin Beach at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
  • Dolphins Drop Double Dual in DeLand
    March 19, 2016
    Jacksonville University’s beach volleyball team lost to Florida Gulf Coast and Stetson on Saturday in the second of two double dual days.
  • Dolphins Clip Eagles for First A-Sun Win
    March 18, 2016
    The beach volleyball team of Jacksonville University earned its first Atlantic Sun win of the 2016 season Friday against Florida Gulf Coast University after losing its first match of the day against Stetson University.
  • Dolphins Begin A-Sun Play with Dual in DeLand
    March 17, 2016
    The day the Dolphins have waited for with much anticipation is almost here. On Friday the beach volleyball team will head south to open Atlantic Sun conference play with double duals versus Stetson and Florida Gulf Coast.
  • Dolphins Dual to the Last Point with UNC-Wilmington
    March 08, 2016
    The beach volleyball dual between Jacksonville University and UNC-Wilmington came down to the final point with the Seahawks emerging victorious 3-2 over the Dolphins.
  • Dolphins Open Home Schedule with Seahawks
    March 07, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team hosts its first home event of the 2016 season Tuesday against UNC-Wilmington. The Dolphins and Seahawks will face off at Dolphin Beach at 4 p.m.
  • Dolphins Earn First Win of Season at FIU Invite
    March 05, 2016
    The Jacksonville university beach volleyball earned its first win of the season Saturday at the FIU Invitational. The Dolphins defeated the University of New Orleans 4-1 in the 9:30 a.m. dual.
  • Beach Volleyball Takes Its Talents to South Beach
    March 03, 2016
    The Jacksonville University beach volleyball team kicks off its spring campaign Friday morning at the FIU Invitational, hosted by Florida International University Friday and Saturday at the B Ocean Resort Fort Lauderdale.
  • Laskelle, Finan, and Krawczyk Attain A-Sun Preseason Honors
    February 25, 2016
    Emily Laskelle and Cristina Finan were named to the Atlantic Sun Preseason All-Conference team and Katie Krawczyk was named to the A-Sun Preseason Watch List, as announced by the league office Thursday.
  • VIDEO: Coaches speak at 2016 Spring Sport Media Day
    January 26, 2016
    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. - Ten Jacksonville head coaches addressed local media Tuesday afternoon.
  • Beach Volleyball Announces Spring Schedule
    January 21, 2016
    The beach volleyball program of Jacksonville University made public its spring schedule on Tuesday. The agenda includes three duals at Dolphin Beach, highlighted by a doubleheader against crosstown rival North Florida on April 6, and eight Atlantic Sun duals.