Volleyball enters final stretch with four-set loss to Middlebury

Tufts fell short in a spirited NESCAC battle with Middlebury on Friday, ultimately losing 3–1 despite a mid-match rally. The Jumbos entered the road match third in the conference standings with an 11–7 overall record (5–2 conference), while the host Panthers sat just behind them with an 11–3 overall mark (4–2 conference). Following Middlebury’s loss to Bowdoin on […]

With senior night win over Middlebury, Tufts volleyball remains atop conference

Tufts volleyball (15–5) faced a jam-packed weekend, playing a home match on Friday night followed by two away matches on Saturday. The Jumbos held their own by finishing the weekend 2–1, with their one loss coming in a five-set match. On Saturday, the team traveled to Endicott College in Beverly, Mass., where they faced the Worcester Polytech […]

Tufts falls to Middlebury in NESCAC Championship game, receives NCAA bid

Despite an unblemished regular season in conference play, Tufts faltered against Middlebury in the NESCAC championship game on Sunday. The umboumbos must again wait to capture the NESCAC volleyball conference championship, which they have not won since 1996. Tufts was as focused a team as it had been all season heading into the tournament this past weekend, […]

Jumbos extend NESCAC lead, beat Wesleyan, Trinity

Women’s volleyball continues to add wins to their best start since 2009. The Jumbos put together three impressive victories over the past week to improve their record to 12-1 and 5-0 in NESCAC play. Tufts defeated Rivier in Cousens Gym on Tuesday with first-year outside hitter Brigid Bell leading the team in kills with 13. Sophomore […]