2020 Evangel Volleyball News

  • Evangel Volleyball Postpones Saturday Match at Park
    September 19, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel's Heart of America Athletic Conference volleyball contest at Park, scheduled for Saturday (Sept. 19) afternoon in Kansas City, has been postponed.
  • Crusaders Suffer First Setback of Season at MNU
    September 18, 2020
    OLATHE, Kan. – The Evangel volleyball team saw its perfect start to the 2020 season come to an end, as MidAmerica Nazarene rode the momentum of a late 6-0 run in the opening stanza to a straight-set (25-21, 25-15, 25-11) victory over the Crusaders Friday evening at Bell Family Arena.
  • Evangel Volleyball Hits the Road for First Weekend of Conference Play
    September 17, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel volleyball hits the road for their first weekend of conference play, taking on MidAmerica Nazarene at 7 p.m. on Friday night and Heart newcomer Park at noon on Saturday. 
  • Evangel Volleyball Sweeps Baker to Remain Perfect
    September 15, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The red-hot Evangel volleyball team kept its perfect start to the 2020 season intact Tuesday evening, sweeping Baker in straight sets (25-12, 25-16, 25-19) at the Ashcroft Center to run its record to 4-0.
  • Evangel's Russell Named Heart Defender of the Week
    September 14, 2020
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – After a big opening weekend to the 2020 regular season, Evangel volleyball junior Eryn Russell has been named the Molten Heart of America Defender of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday.
  • Evangel Volleyball Looks to Stay Hot Against Baker Tuesday
    September 14, 2020
    The unbeaten Evangel volleyball squad will put its 3-0 mark on the line Tuesday (Sept. 15) evening when it hosts Baker in a Heart of America Athletic Conference match-up at the Ashcroft Center.
  • Crusaders Complete Perfect Weekend at Evangel Classic
    September 12, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel volleyball continued its hot start to the 2020 season Saturday, holding off St. Louis College of Pharmacy in five sets in its opening contest of the day, before sweeping Central Baptist in straight sets to conclude a perfect 3-0 weekend at the Evangel Classic.
  • Evangel Volleyball Opens Season by Hosting Evangel Classic Sept 11-12
    September 11, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel volleyball team opens their season by hosting the Evangel Classic at the Ashcroft Center on Sept. 11-12. The other three teams involved are William Penn, Central Baptist College, and the University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis (UHSP). 
  • Crusaders Open Season With Straight-Set Victory Over William Penn
    September 11, 2020
    Evangel volleyball opened its 2020 season with a straight-set victory over visiting William Penn Friday evening as part of the Evangel Classic.
  • Evangel Volleyball Cancels Saturday Trip to CMU
    September 04, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel Volleyball team has cancelled its season-opening trip to the CMU Tournament, originally scheduled for Saturday (Sept. 5). 
  • Evangel Volleyball Adds Clifford to 2020 Coaching Staff
    September 04, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Evangel volleyball head coach Mary Whitehead announced the addition of assistant coach Caroline Clifford to her 2020 staff Friday.
  • Heart Conference Releases Return to Play Guidelines
    August 24, 2020
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Heart of America Athletic Conference Council of Presidents (COP) has approved the Heart Promise, a detailed document that provides guidelines to each member institution on returning to play for the upcoming season.
  • Evangel Volleyball Picked Fourth in Heart Preseason Poll
    August 11, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Evangel volleyball team was picked to finish fourth in the 2020 Heart of America Athletic Conference Coaches' Preseason Poll, which was released Tuesday by the league office.
  • Heart of America Doubles-Down on Fall 2020 Start
    July 31, 2020
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Heart of America Athletic Conference Commissioner, Lori Thomas, has confirmed that the Heart still intends to resume play this fall according to the guidelines established by the NAIA Council of Presidents (NAIA-COP), the Heart Council of Presidents (COP), and the Heart Task Force.
  • All-New EvangelAthletics.com Launches with Brand New Mobile App
    July 22, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Evangel University Athletics has launched a new and improved mobile app along with a newly redesigned website in partnership with FromNow On and PrestoSports.
  • Evangel Volleyball Earns AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 21, 2020
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Evangel University volleyball team was honored on Monday by the America Volleyball Coaches Association for outstanding academic excellence.
  • Heart of America Announces Plan to Move Forward with Fall Sports
    July 20, 2020
    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Heart of America Athletic Conference Commissioner, Lori Thomas, has announced that the conference will move forward with fall sports as scheduled for the upcoming season.