Two Lady Vols earned SEC honors in week five coming off a two-game series sweep over Arkansas. Senior setter Natalie Hayward earned her third Setter of the Week award and senior middle blocker Danielle Mahaffey earned her first-ever Defensive Player of the Week award.

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The Tennessee Lady Vols volleyball team (9-2) started conference play Saturday as it took on the red-hot Arkansas Razorbacks (10-3) Saturday at Thompson Boling Arena. The match was the first of two times the teams will face each other over the weekend.

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The Tennessee volleyball team is off to a strong start to the 2021 season, currently ranked No. 21 in the country with only two top-10 losses. One of the main reasons for the Lady Vols’ early success is graduate transfer Breanna Runnels.

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Tennessee showed it was the better team all weekend in a home and home series with Ohio Valley Conference opponent Morehead State. Tennessee won both matches in straight sets, and outscored the Eagles by a score of 152-107 over the two matches.

The Tennessee volleyball team hit the road Friday in pursuit of its first road win of the season against Morehead State. The Lady Vols looked to bounce back from a heartbreaking five-set loss last week, while the Eagles hoped to extend their two-game win streak at home. 

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The Tennessee volleyball team (4-0) faced off against No. 9 Baylor (1-2) Friday night at Thompson-Boling Arena. In their first matchup against a ranked opponent this season, the Lady Vols looked to get revenge on the Bears, having been swept in three sets back in 2019.

With the first week of college volleyball in the books, the Southeastern Conference announced its weekly honors. The Vols’ senior setter Natalie Hayward was named the SEC Setter of the Week.

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Tennessee volleyball (3-0) won its second match of the day against North Carolina State (0-3) in three sets (25-12, 25-23, 25-16) on Saturday at Thompson-Boling Arena. The win caps off a flawless run in the Tennessee Classic tournament for the Lady Vols.  The win over NC State continues Tenn…

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Tennessee volleyball put together a very strong performance on the opening night of the Tennessee Classic to take its first match of the year against Texas Tech in straight sets, 25-15, 25-17, 25-18.

The Lady Vols narrowly missed an NCAA tournament bid, ending their 2020-21 season with a final record of 12-9. Tennessee finished fifth in the SEC and fell on the wrong end of the NCAA’s decision to cut the field from 64 to 48 teams for this unprecedented season.

Lily Felts was awarded All-SEC honors this week, the second postseason award of her Tennessee tenure. Felts was the only Lady Vol to be given an All-SEC award.

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The 2020-21 volleyball season was far from average compared to years past. For the first time in NCAA history, division one volleyball had to hold matches during the spring semester in effort to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.

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The Tennessee volleyball team ended the season on a high note, narrowly defeating LSU in five sets (26-28, 25-23, 25-16, 18-25, 15-11). The Lady Vols are red-hot to end the season, winning six of their last eight to finish at 12-8 on the year, fifth place in the SEC.

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The Lady Vols bested LSU in four sets to take game one of the final home series of the season, 3-1 (22-25, 25-18, 25-23, 26-24). With this win, the Lady Vols snap the Tigers’ four game win streak and improve to 11-8 on the year, keeping their NCAA tournament hopes alive.

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The libero is perhaps the most unique position in all of sports. To fulfill the duties of a libero requires a certain selflessness, as the position, by rule, poses little to zero imminent offensive threat to the opposing team. Instead, the libero, whose translation from Latin means “to liber…

Tennessee volleyball bounced back from Friday’s loss to Alabama in a big way, overpowering the Crimson Tide to take a 3-1 set victory, 25-18, 23-25, 25-18, 25-20. With this win, the Lady Vols pick up their 10th victory of the season, improving to 10-8.

The Tennessee volleyball team dropped its second game in a row Friday night, this time falling to Alabama in four sets (25-16, 23-25, 21-25, 15-25), 1-3. The Lady Vols are trending in the wrong direction as the season comes to a close, and now sit at 9-8 on the year.

The Tennessee volleyball team fell in four sets to Arkansas (12-8) Sunday, 21-25, 22-25, 25-17, 17-25. The Lady Vols split the weekend series with the Razorbacks and now sit at 9-7 on the season with just four matches to go before the end of spring play. 

Tennessee volleyball continued its hot streak against Arkansas (11-8) Saturday, winning the match 3-1 in four sets, 18-25, 25-20, 25-13, 25-21. With this victory, the Lady Vols capture their third win in a row and improve to 9-6 on the season. 

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Tennessee volleyball is set to take on the Arkansas Razorbacks in what will be its first away match since late November of last year. The Lady Vols (8-6) look to extend a two game winning streak as they carry their momentum from last week’s victories into Fayetteville.

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Tennessee volleyball beat Mississippi State 3-1 in four sets (25-17, 22-25, 25-22, 25-14) to improve to 7-6 on the year. With this win, the Lady Vols snap a two game losing streak and pick up their first win since mid-February. 

Tennessee volleyball dropped its second match to the No. 8 Florida Friday in three sets, 25-21, 29-27, 25-16. The Lady Vols now sit at 6-6 after suffering their second series sweep of the year. 

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Tennessee volleyball suffered its first loss of the spring season at the hands of No. 8 Florida, 3-0, Thursday. The Gators took all three sets by scores of 25-20, 25-18, and 25-21 to complete their ninth set sweep of the season. 

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The Tennessee Volleyball team is back in action Thursday as it hosts the No. 8 Florida Gators in the Lady Vols’ second series of the spring season. Tennessee and Florida are both coming off postponed matches due to winter weather that affected much of the southeast last week.

Tennessee Volleyball announced Friday the postponement of its weekend series against Ole Miss. The matches were previously twice rescheduled due to inclement winter weather in Oxford and much of the southern states.

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The Tennessee women’s volleyball team completed the weekend series sweep against No. 16 Missouri Saturday night with a three-set win (25-22, 25-17, 25-22). The Lady Vols improved to 6-4 (6-4 SEC) on the year, while the Tigers dropped to 8-4 (8-4 SEC).

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The Tennessee Lady Vols volleyball team took down the No. 16 Missouri Tigers (8-3) in five sets (27-25, 25-27, 18-25, 26-24, 15-11) in the spring season opener Friday to improve to 5-4 on the year.