Wittenberg Captures 21st NCAC VB Tourney Title

Wittenberg Captures 21st NCAC VB Tourney Title

Wittenberg (8-0, 24-2) captured its conference-leading 21st NCAC Volleyball Tournament Championship on Saturday night following a 3-1 victory over DePauw (19-11) in the championship match. The Wittenberg Tigers found their way to the championship match with a 3-0 victory over Allegheny in the quarterfinal round on Friday night and another 3-0 victory over Hiram in the semifinals on Saturday afternoon. The DePauw Tigers paved their path to the championship match with a 3-0 triumph over Kenyon in the quarters and a thrilling 3-2 victory over Ohio Wesleyan in the semifinal round. As tournament champions, Wittenberg receives the NCAC's automatic bid into the 2015 NCAA Division III Tournament.

 

 

All-Tournament Team

Laura Kelly, Hiram
Brianna La Croix, Ohio Wesleyan
Keely McGrath, DePauw
Faith Rolwes, DePauw
Megan Flaherty, Wittenberg
Kristina Fultz, Wittenberg

MVP - Kara Seidenstricker, Wittenberg

Wittenberg's Tournament Website
Friday, Nov. 6 (All matches @ Wittenberg University) Saturday, Nov. 7 (All matches @ Wittenberg University)

Quarterfinal Matches
Match C: #3 DePauw 3, #6 Kenyon 0 {25-21, 25-22, 25-11}
Match B: #4 Hiram 3, #5 Denison 0 {25-17, 25-20, 25-11}
Match A: #1 Wittenberg 3, #8 Allegheny 0 {25-18, 25-14, 25-11}
Match D: #2 Ohio Wesleyan 3, #7 Oberlin 0 {25-19, 25-20, 25-15}

* - Click on set scores to view box

DAY ONE PHOTO GALLERY

 

 


Consolation Semifinal Matches
Match I: Denison 3, Allegheny 2 {19-25, 13-25, 25-18, 25-16, 15-5}
Match J: Kenyon 3, Oberlin 0 {25-22, 25-16, 25-22}

Semifinal Matches
Match E: Wittenberg 3, Hiram 0 {25-23, 25-20, 25-20}
Match F: DePauw 3, Ohio Wesleyan 2 {26-24, 22-25, 25-22, 15-25, 15-7}

Senior Recognition Ceremony and Announcement of All-NCAC Teams
 
(following semifinal matches)

Seventh-Place Match
Match L: Allegheny 3, Oberlin 1 {25-16, 21-25, 25-14, 25-17}

Fifth-Place Match
Match K: Kenyon 3, Denison 0 {25-16, 25-23, 25-17}

Third-Place Match
Match H: Hiram 3, Ohio Wesleyan 1 {25-21, 25-23, 20-25, 27-25}

Championship Match
Match G: Wittenberg 3, DePauw 1 {25-19, 22-25, 25-16, 25-14}

DAY TWO PHOTO GALLERY

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