2011 Women's Volleyball News

April 19, 2012
CU Athletics Announces Inaugural CAMMYS Nominees
Campbell University athletics will present the inaugural CAMMYS this Tuesday, April 24 at 6 p.m. inside the John W. Pope Jr. Convocation Center.

March 28, 2012
Nathan Leggett Promoted to Associate Head Coach
Nathan Leggett has been promoted to Campbell volleyball associate head coach after spending four years as an assistant for the Camels, head coach Leigh Mullins announced Tuesday.

February 14, 2012
Volleyball Announces Spring Schedule
Campbell volleyball head coach Leigh Mullins has announced the Camels’ spring schedule, featuring one tournament in Gilbert Craig Gore Arena.

January 23, 2012
Volleyball 2011 Season in Review
As one of the youngest volleyball teams in the Big South Conference, featuring eight newcomers and only four returning upperclassmen, Campbell made strides in 2011 while relying on that youth in several wins.

December 5, 2011
Volleyball Adds Four for 2012
Campbell will round out its 2012 roster with the addition of four newcomers, Sam Zuber (Sunbury, Ohio/Highland HS), Katelyn Layden (Chapel Hill, N.C./Chapel Hill HS), Katie Quinn (Morrisville, N.C./Green Hope HS) and Lauren Bewick (Winterville, N.C./DH Conley HS).

November 17, 2011
Asheville Tops Volleyball 3-0 in Big South Quarterfinal
Meredith Foster led three Bulldogs in double figures as fourth seeded UNC Asheville eliminated No. 5 Campbell 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-18) Thursday afternoon in quarterfinal action of the Big South Championship.

November 16, 2011
Annie Kobeski, Kelsey Campbell Earn All-Big South Honors
Annie Kobeski was named Second Team All-Conference while Kelsey Campbell took league All-Academic Team accolades, as announced by the Big South today.

November 16, 2011
Volleyball Opens Big South Tournament Play with Asheville
Fifth-seeded Campbell will begin Big South Volleyball Championship play on Thursday, Nov. 17 at 2:30 p.m. with No. 4 UNC Asheville inside the Charleston Southern Fieldhouse in Charleston, S.C.

November 12, 2011
Comeback Falls Short for Camels against Coastal 3-2
Down two sets to none, Campbell rallied to force a fifth frame, but fell short to Coastal Carolina 3-2 (22-25, 15-25, 25-20-25-13-10-15) in the Big South and regular season finale for both teams Saturday in Gore Arena.

November 12, 2011
Volleyball to Face Asheville in Big South Tournament Thursday
Campbell will meet UNC Asheville in day one of the Big South Championships on Thursday in Charleston, S.C.

November 11, 2011
Getting to know Annie Kobeski
Senior middle blocker Annie Kobeski reflects on her time at Campbell, what it means to be a leader on her team and what the secret is to putting up a good block.

November 11, 2011
Volleyball Downs Charleston Southern 3-0
Annie Kobeski and Brooke Kelley both notched nine kills to lead Campbell in a 3-0 (26-24, 25-18, 25-21) sweep of Charleston Southern Friday night in Big South volleyball action in Gore Arena.

November 10, 2011
Volleyball Closes Out Regular Season at Home this Weekend
Campbell will wrap up the regular season this weekend with home contests against Big South rivals Charleston Southern and Coastal Carolina on Friday and Saturday. The Camels will welcome CSU on Friday at 5 p.m. followed by Coastal Carolina on Saturday at 2 p.m.

November 5, 2011
Radford Clips Volleyball 3-2
Campbell erased a 2-0 deficit to force a fifth set, but fell at Radford 3-2 (15-25, 16-25, 25-10, 25-22, 10-15) Saturday in Big South volleyball play.

November 4, 2011
Volleyball Edged 3-2 at League-Leading Liberty
Campbell took Big South Conference leader Liberty to five sets, but fell 16-14 in the deciding frame Friday night at LCA Gymnasium (24-26, 25-11, 25-19, 12-25, 16-14).

November 3, 2011
Volleyball Heads to Liberty, Radford this Weekend
After winning three of its last four, Campbell travels to Liberty and Radford this weekend for a pair of Big South matches.

October 29, 2011
Volleyball Grinds Out 3-2 Win at Gardner-Webb
Campbell came back from a 2-1 deficit to take a 3-2 (11-25, 25-23, 15-25, 25-17, 17-15) win behind freshmen Brooke Kelley and Lorin Thomas Saturday at Gardner-Webb in Big South Conference volleyball action.

October 28, 2011
Volleyball Falls at Asheville 3-1
Three Bulldogs collected double-digit kills to lead UNC Asheville past visiting Campbell 3-1 (25-17, 19-25, 25-20, 25-20) in Big South Conference action Friday night inside the Justice Center.

October 26, 2011
Volleyball Heads Back on the Road for UNC Asheville, Gardner-Webb
After a 10-day layoff from competition, Campbell will get back to Big South volleyball play with road matches at UNC Asheville and Gardner-Webb this weekend.

October 18, 2011
Coats Leads Camels to Five Set Win Over High Point
Lindsey Coats totaled 20 points on 14 kills and eight blocks to pace Campbell in a 3-2 (20-25, 25-22, 25-21, 22-25, 15-13) win over Big South rival High Point Tuesday night inside the Pope Center.

October 18, 2011
Getting to know sophomore setter Heather Wilson
In her sophomore season at Campbell, Heather Wilson leads the team in assists and services aces, dishing out 30 or more assists 10 times this season through 23 matches. Wilson discusses her duties on the court, her favorite things about Campbell and her love of horseback riding.

October 17, 2011
Camels to Host High Point on Dig Pink Night
Campbell will take on Big South foe High Point on Tuesday at 7 p.m., as the Camels host Dig Pink night inside the Pope Center.

October 15, 2011
Camels Edge Presbyterian 3-2
Down 14-9 in the fifth set, Campbell rallied to clip Presbyterian 19-17 and clinch the match 3-2 (25-22, 25-20, 14-25, 24-26, 19-17) in Big South action Saturday afternoon inside the Pope Center.

October 14, 2011
Getting to know Kelsey Marek
Campbell junior middle blocker Kelsey Marek talks about transitioning from junior college to Division I, her plans after college and breaks down her responsibilities on the court.

October 14, 2011
Winthrop Defeats Volleyball 3-1
Despite a season-best 19 kills from freshman Brooke Kelley, Campbell dropped a 3-1 (23-25, 25-23, 25-18, 25-23) decision to Big South foe Winthrop Friday night inside the Pope Center.

October 13, 2011
Volleyball Hosts Winthrop, Presbyterian in Weekend Set
Campbell will continue its homestand with two more Big South Conference matches this weekend, hosting Winthrop and Presbyterian. The Camels will take on Winthrop Friday at 7 p.m. before welcoming PC at 2 p.m. Saturday inside the Pope Center.

October 8, 2011
Liberty Tops Volleyball 3-0
Loren Thomas collected 14 kills and six blocks to lead visiting Liberty past Campbell 3-0 (26-24, 25-23, 30-28) in Big South volleyball play Saturday inside the Pope Center.

October 7, 2011
Radford Comeback Downs Volleyball 3-1
Radford bounced back after a first set defeat to down Campbell 3-1 (14-25, 25-23, 25-19, 25-20) in Big South volleyball play Friday night inside the Pope Center.

October 5, 2011
Getting to know Kelsey Campbell
Kelsey Campbell talks about her move from Utah to Buies Creek, coming from a basketball family and how the Camels are coming together as a team this season.

October 5, 2011
Volleyball Returns Home, Hosts Radford, Liberty this Weekend
After playing 18 of its first 19 contests away from the Pope Center, Campbell returns home this weekend, hosting Radford and Liberty in Big South Conference volleyball action.

October 1, 2011
Volleyball Falls at Charleston Southern 3-1
Four Buccaneers reached double figures to lead Charleston Southern past visiting Campbell 3-1 (25-22, 24-26, 20-25, 17-25) in Big South play Saturday night, ending the Camels’ five-match winning streak.

September 30, 2011
Volleyball Wins Fifth Straight, Tops Coastal Carolina 3-1
Annie Kobeski and Jordan Reaves collected 15 kills each to fuel Campbell to a 3-1 (25-19, 21-25, 25-19, 25-19) win, its fifth straight, over Big South foe Coastal Carolina Friday night inside Kimbel Arena.

September 29, 2011
Camels Hit the Road for Big South Pair
Riding a four match winning streak, Campbell will dive back into Big South play this weekend, heading to Coastal Carolina and Charleston Southern.

September 26, 2011
Thomas Named Big South Freshman of the Week
After powering Campbell to an undefeated week that included a win in its Big South opener, Lorin Thomas has been named the Big South Conference’s Freshman of the Week.

September 24, 2011
Volleyball Sweeps High Point Invitational
Campbell posted wins over Maryland Eastern Shore and Norfolk State on Saturday, 3-2 and 3-0, sweeping play at the High Point Invitational.

September 23, 2011
Volleyball Wins Big South Opener at High Point 3-0
Annie Kobeski posted a career-high 12 kills to lead Campbell past High Point 3-0 (26-24, 25-23, 25-29) on the road in the Camels’ Big South Conference opener Friday night.

September 22, 2011
Volleyball Opens Big South Play at High Point Friday
Campbell volleyball will play its first Big South Conference game since 1993 on Friday when the Camels head to High Point for a 7 p.m. tilt with the Panthers.

September 20, 2011
Watch Nine Volleyball Games Live on Your Computer!
Campbell University, powered by the Big South Network, is webcasting nine of the remaining Fighting Camels Volleyball games this season.

September 17, 2011
Volleyball Sweeps NC Central at Phoenix Classic
Campbell swept North Carolina Central for the second time this season, topping the Eagles 3-0 (25-17, 25-8, 25-13) in day two action of the Elon Phoenix Classic. The Camels also defeated the Eagles 3-0 to open the season at the NCCU Hilton RTP Tournament.

September 16, 2011
Volleyball Heads to Elon Phoenix Classic
Rematches with Elon and North Carolina Central await Campbell volleyball this weekend at the Phoenix Classic. The Camels will take on the Phoenix at 7 p.m. on Friday, followed by NCCU at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

September 16, 2011
Elon Clips Volleyball 3-1
Caroline Lemke and Carly Ledbetter both posted double-digit kills to push Elon past Campbell 3-0 (25-18, 22-25, 25-20, 25-21) Friday night in the Phoenix Classic.

September 13, 2011
Volleyball Travels to No. 23 Duke Tuesday
Campbell will meet its first nationally-ranked opponent of the 2011 season on Tuesday, traveling to No. 23 Duke for a 7 p.m. tilt inside Cameron Indoor Stadium.

September 13, 2011
Volleyball Falls at No. 23 Duke 3-0
Despite 22 attack errors No. 23 Duke downed Campbell 3-0 (25-18, 25-17, 25-18) Tuesday night inside Cameron Indoor Stadium.

September 10, 2011
Volleyball Downs Morgan State 3-0, Reaves Named All-Tournament
Jordan Reaves’ 10 kills and 10 digs fueled Campbell to a 3-0 (25-21, 25-22, 25-22) win over Morgan State in the Camels’ final match of the Charlotte Hilton University 49er Invitational.

September 10, 2011
Furman Defeats Volleyball, 3-0
Furman limited Campbell to just 15 kills while the Paladins registered 45 scores to down the Camels 3-0 (25-11, 25-14, 25-19) Saturday at the Hilton University 49er Invitational inside Halton Arena.

September 9, 2011
Volleyball Travels to Charlotte Tourney
Coming off a 3-0 home win over UNC Wilmington, Campbell travels to Charlotte this weekend for the Hilton University 49er Invitational.

September 9, 2011
Volleyball Falls at Charlotte, 3-1
Bianca Rouse and Leah Leventhal registered 20 kills apiece to lead Charlotte past Campbell 3-1 (25-23, 25-16, 23-25, 25-22) on day one of the Hilton University 49er Invitational.

September 6, 2011
Volleyball Makes Home Debut Tuesday vs. UNCW
Campbell makes its 2011 home debut on Tuesday, hosting UNC Wilmington at 7 p.m. inside the Pope Center.

September 6, 2011
Volleyball Blanks UNCW, 3-0
Jordan Reaves fired off a season-high 19 kills to lead Campbell past UNC Wilmington 3-0 (26-24, 26-24, 25-23) in the Camels’ 2011 home opener Tuesday night inside the Pope Center.

September 3, 2011
NC State Defeats Volleyball 3-0; Wilson Named All-Tournament
NC State converted 52 kills and Megan Cyr notched 40 assists to lead the Wolfpack to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-11, 25-17) win over Campbell in the Raleigh Midtown Classic finale Saturday night inside Reynolds Coliseum.

September 2, 2011
Volleyball Heads to NC State Tourney
After notching a 2-2 split during opening weekend, Campbell returns to action this weekend in the NC State Courtyard Midtown Classic.

September 2, 2011
Wisconsin Downs Volleyball, 3-0
Crystal Graff totaled a match-high 12 kills to lead Wisconsin past Campbell 3-0 (25-17, 25-13, 25-18) in the NC State Raleigh Midtown Classic Friday inside Reynolds Coliseum.

September 2, 2011
Western Carolina Tops Camels, 3-0
Brittany Lysik dished out 35 assists and Caitlin Piechota posted 13 kills to lead Western Carolina over Campbell 3-0 (25-19, 25-10, 25-20) in the NC State Raleigh Midtown Classic Friday night inside Reynolds Coliseum.

August 30, 2011
Big South "Musco Women's Spotlight" Feature: Lauren Garza
The Big South Conference, in conjunction with Collegiate Partner Musco Sports Lighting, begins the third year of its monthly “Musco Women’s Spotlight” feature. Campbell senior volleyball player Lauren Garza (Englewood, Fla.) is the first profile of the 2011-12 season.

August 27, 2011
Elon Tops Volleyball, 3-0
Elon’s Carolina Lemke and Chanelle Smith combined for 25 kills, pacing Elon to a 3-0 (25-12, 25-20, 25-19) win over Campbell in the final match for both squads in the NC Central Hilton RTP Tournament Saturday in McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium.

August 27, 2011
Volleyball Edges Hampton, 3-2
Campbell middles Kelsey Marek and Annie Kobeski combined for 19 kills without an error as the Camels edged Hampton 3-2 (15-25, 25-18, 25-18, 17-25, 15-6) at the NC Central Hilton RTP Tournament inside McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium.

August 26, 2011
FGCU Defeats Camels, 3-1
Florida Gulf Coast used 12 aces and Brittany Muse registered 17 kills to down Campbell 3-1 (25-20, 21-25, 19-25, 16-25), handing the Camels their first loss in the NC Central Hilton RTP Tournament Friday night inside McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium.

August 26, 2011
Volleyball Wins Opener at NCCU, 3-0
Campbell took a 3-0 (25-17, 25-14, 25-20) win in its 2011 season debut, downing North Carolina Central in the NCCU Hilton RTP Tournament in McDougald-McLendon Gymnasium.

June 8, 2011
Volleyball Releases 2011 Schedule
Campbell's 2011 volleyball schedule will feature a full slate of Big South games as well as five tournaments and eight home dates.

June 6, 2011
Volleyball Rounds Out 2011 Class
Campbell will add six more signees to its 2011 volleyball class, with Ally Russo, Jessica Groen, Lorin Thomas, Mallorie Cubillos, Chelsey Pachoud and Kendall Tart all joining the Camels and head coach Leigh Mullins in the fall.