IRVING, Texas – Coming off its best Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference regular season finish in program history, fifth-seeded Centenary (17-17) takes on host Dallas (19-13) in the first match of quarterfinal action at 3:30 p.m. Friday, November 2.
IRVING, Texas – Down in sets 2-1 and 20-13 in the fourth, the Ladies rallied to save two match points and push the contest to the fifth. However, Dallas took control early in the final set and never let up as Centenary (17-18) lost at Dallas (20-13) 29-27, 20-25, 25-22, 26-28, 15-10 in the first match of the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament Friday afternoon, November 2.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – In a vote by the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference’s head volleyball coaches, freshman Rachel Demerjian was named to the Second Team All-Conference squad. It is the third time in program history, and the second consecutive season, a Ladies Volleyball player has appeared on a non-freshman/newcomer All-Conference team.
HAWKINS, Texas – The Ladies Volleyball team finished .500 for the regular season for the first time in seven seasons as Centenary (17-17) completed the season sweep of Jarvis Christian (11-19) with a 25-20, 25-15, 19-25, 25-21 win Tuesday night, October 30.
SHREVEPORT, La. – After a tough loss by the Ladies to Texas Lutheran (9-21, 6-10 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) in five sets, 11-25, 25-21, 22-25, 25-13, 15-12, Centenary (16-17, 7-9 SCAC) rebounded for a four set win against Schreiner (3-27, 2-14 SCAC) 23-25, 27-25, 25-21, 25-20 Sunday afternoon, October 28.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. – History continues to be made for Ladies Volleyball when the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference announced the seeding and bracket for the upcoming conference tournament, November 2-4 at Dallas in Irving, Texas. Centenary will take on host Dallas at 3:30 p.m. Friday in the first match of the quarterfinal.
SHREVEPORT, La. – Statistics state that a team who reaches 15 first goes on to win the set 75 percent of the time. Fortunately for the Ladies, they decided to buck the trend.
The ‘Roos reached 15 first and led by at least five in all three sets, but Centenary (15-16, 6-8 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) mounted huge rallies for its first ever sweep of Austin College (14-16, 5-9 SCAC) 25-23, 25-17, 25-23 in the Ladies final match of the afternoon of the conference crossover Saturday, October 27.
GRAMBLING, La. – The Ladies used a big rally in set two to tie the match, but the Tigers took set three and four to close out the match as Centenary (14-15) fell to Grambling State (9-21) 25-22, 24-26, 25-17, 25-19 Wednesday night, October 24.
SHREVEPORT, La. – After taking the first set, the Ladies fell behind 5-1 in the second as the Wildcats looked to tie the match; however, a 24-4 run jumpstarted Centenary (14-14) to a sweep of Louisiana College (5-20) 25-17, 25-9, 25-20 in a Pelican State battle Monday night, October 22.
SHERMAN, Texas – For the third-straight year, the Ladies Volleyball team has won the most conference games in program history. In 2018, the Ladies achieved this end in a grueling four-set win against the ‘Roos as Centenary (13-14, 5-7 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) upended Austin College (13-14, 5-7 SCAC) 28-26, 20-25, 32-30, 25-23 in the SCAC Divisional in Sherman, Texas, Saturday, October 20.
COLORADO SPRINGS Colo. – The Ladies tied the program record for conference wins in the morning as Centenary (12-13, 4-6 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) knocked off Johnson & Wales (1-19, 1-10 SCAC) in five sets, 25-13, 17-25, 25-22, 23-25, 15-11. However, the Ladies lost the final match of the weekend to #5 Colorado College (23-2, 10-1 SCAC) 25-21, 25-12, 25-10 at the 2018 Pike Peak’s Challenge in Colorado Springs, Colorado, Saturday afternoon, October 13.
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – After dropping the first two sets, the Ladies led by as much as 11 in the third before the Crusaders rallied as Centenary (11-12, 3-5 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) fell to Dallas (15-8, 5-4 SCAC) 25-21, 25-20, 29-27 at the Colorado College crossover Friday night, October 12.
SHREVEPORT, La. – The Ladies used 26 aces on the day en route to taking all six sets from the Owls as Centenary (11-11) swept Mississippi University for Women (2-18) in a pair of matches Saturday afternoon, October 6. The Ladies won match one 25-9, 25-12, 25-8 and took the second match 25-10, 25-11, 25-10.
SHREVEPORT, La. – Senior Shyann Pisano recorded her first double-double of her career with 10 kills and career bests with 14 digs and six aces, while classmate Michaela Brantley went 12-for-22 with no errors (.545) as Centenary (9-11) knocked off Jarvis Christian (8-11) 25-21, 25-14, 23-25, 25-19 Wednesday night, October 3.
SHREVEPORT, La. – After splitting the first two sets, the Ladies held the YellowJackets to .000 hitting percentage in the third and recorded 15 kills in the fourth as Centenary (8-11) knocked off LeTourneau (6-10) 25-22, 22-25, 25-17, 25-21 in the Gold Dome Friday night, September 28.
GEORGETOWN, Texas – The Ladies got off to a fast start with a sweep of Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference newcomer Johnson & Wales (0-12, 0-3 SCAC) 25-11, 25-17, 25-19. In the nightcap against the host Pirates, Centenary (7-8, 3-2 SCAC) fell to Southwestern (5-5, 4-1 SCAC) 25-21, 25-18, 25-18 Saturday afternoon, September 22.
GEORGETOWN, Texas – The Ladies nearly took the first set and came back for a win in the third against the Tigers, but fell to #5 Colorado College (15-0, 5-0 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) 25-22, 25-13, 22-25, 25-14. In the afternoon match, Centenary (7-10, 3-4 SCAC) fell to Dallas (9-5, 1-3 SCAC) 25-13, 22-25, 25-7, 25-16 to end the weekend Sunday, September 23.
LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - After a pair of double-doubles and a near triple-double in a win against an NCAA Division I program, Ladies Volleyball's Rachel Demerjian was named the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week on September 17. Demerjian and the volleyball team went 3-1 on the week and started 2-1 in Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
KERRVILLE, Texas – After two close first sets, the Ladies closed out the match with a big run to end set three as Centenary (5-7, 1-1 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) picked up its first conference road win in two seasons by downing Schreiner (1-11, 0-4 SCAC) 25-21, 28-26, 25-14 Saturday morning, September 15.
KERRVILLE, Texas – With the Ladies on match point in the fourth set, junior Kristian Loving’s serve found the court to wrap up a thrilling win as Centenary (6-7, 2-1 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) knocked off Texas Lutheran (4-8, 0-4 SCAC) 22-25, 25-19, 25-17, 27-25 Saturday afternoon, September 15.
KERRVILLE, La. – Having won 4-of-5 matches entering the weekend, Centenary opens up Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play in the first conference Cross-Divisional Friday afternoon in Kerrville, Texas, September 14.
KERRVILLE, Texas – Centenary (4-7, 1-0 Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference) fell to #7 Trinity (8-2, 2-0 SCAC) in straight sets, 25-16, 25-19, 25-20 in the first conference cross-divisional at Schreiner Friday afternoon, September 14.
SHREVEPORT, La. – The Ladies hits above .300 in 3-of-4 sets while freshman Rachel Demerjian finished one kill short of a double-double as Centenary (4-6) knocked off NCAA Division I Grambling State (1-11) 25-10, 20-25, 25-16, 25-18.
Desiree Frey ’18 has stayed in the Shreveport community following graduation. While a student-athlete on the Ladies Volleyball team (2014-17), she finished second in the career record books in both kills (1156) and digs (1159).