2012 Volleyball News

April 8, 2013
Volleyball reads to students in Carthage
The Missouri Southern volleyball team has always been active in the community and the team recently read to a group of elementary students in Carthage.

April 4, 2013
Southern volleyball to open up spring season Friday
The Missouri Southern volleyball team will open up its spring season tomorrow as the team will play 13 different matches on three different dates.

December 13, 2012
Southern volleyball signs Pierce City's Krishna Merriman to an NLI
Missouri Southern volleyball coach Trish Knight has announced the signing of Krishna Merriman to a national letter of intent to play volleyball at Southern and begin class in the fall of 2013.

November 19, 2012
Katie Politte named honorable mention All-MIAA
Missouri Southern sophomore Katie Politte has been named honorable mention All-MIAA as voted on by the coaches of the league, the MIAA announced.

November 10, 2012
Southern volleyball drops a 3-0 set at home to Pittsburg State
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a straight set match today at the hands of visiting Pittsburg State, 3-0. Individual set scores were 22-25, 15-25, 16-25.

November 6, 2012
Volleyball loses, 3-0 at home to Lindenwood
The Missouri southern volleyball team dropped a straight-set match at home tonight to visiting Lindenwood in Young Gymnasium. Individual set scores were 18-25, 16-25 and 21-25.

November 3, 2012
Lions Volleyball lose 3-1 at Southwest Baptist
The Missouri Southern volleyball team had double-figure kills from both Katie Politte and Nai Montano, but couldn't pull out the win, dropping the set 3-1 at Southwest Baptist tonight. Individual set scores were 26-24, 14-25, 15-25, and 17-25.

November 2, 2012
Southern volleyball drops a three set match at Truman
The Missouri Southern volleyball team lost in straight sets tonight, dropping a 3-0 match at Truman State. Individual set scores were 20-25, 14-25, and 14-25.

October 30, 2012
Southern volleyball Alumni Weekend Information Page
Click here for information on the 2012 Missouri Southern Volleyball Alumni Weekend.

October 27, 2012
Lions push, but fall 3-1 to Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern volleyball team held tough, but fell three sets to one tonight at home to Northwest Missouri. Individual set scores were 20-25, 20-25, 25-22, 18-25.

October 26, 2012
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at home to Missouri Western
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a straight-set match tonight at home to Missouri Western in the Leggett & Platt Athletic Center. Individual set scores were 17-25, 26-28, and 14-25.

October 23, 2012
Volleyball falls 3-0 at No. 7 Central Missouri
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell three sets to none tonight at seventh-ranked Central Missouri. Individual set scores were 16-25, 18-25, and 17-25.

October 20, 2012
Lions volleyball falls at home to No. 5 Nebraska-Kearney, 3-0
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dopped a three-set match tonight at home to fifth-ranked Nebraska-Kearney. Individual set scores were 10-25, 15-25 and 11-25.

October 19, 2012
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 to visiting Fort Hays
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a match 3-0 tonight to visiting Fort Hays State. Individual set scores were 23-25, 19-25 and 24-26.

October 15, 2012
Lions start strong, but fall 3-1 to Arkansas-Fort Smith
The Missouri Southern volleyball team started strong and took the opening set, but eventually fell in four sets to visiting Arkansas-Fort Smith tonight in Young Gym. Individual set scores were 25-20, 20-25, 10-25, and 16-25.

October 12, 2012
MSSU Volleyball Pink Jersey Auction Page
On October, 19, the Missouri Southern volleyball program will be wearing special pink jerseys at the match that night against Fort Hays State to help raise money for breast cancer awareness.

October 12, 2012
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at home to Emporia State
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell in three sets tonight to visiting Emporia State. Individual set scores were 17-25, 17-25 and 10-25.

October 9, 2012
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at #4 Washburn
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a road match in straight sets tonight falling three sets to none at fourth-ranked Washburn. Individual set scores were 14-25, 17-25, and 11-25.

October 6, 2012
Lions volleyball drop two at Southwest Baptist Tourney
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a pair of matches out of conference today at the Southwest Baptist Invitational, falling to Henderson State 3-2 and Southern Arkansas 3-0.

October 2, 2012
Southern volleyball falls 3-1 at home to Southwest Baptist
The Missouri Southern volleyball team came close, but couldn't pull out a victory as the Lions lost three sets to one tonight to Southwest Baptist. Individual set scores were 22-25, 13-25, 25-19, and 20-25.

September 29, 2012
Lions fall 3-0 at Lindenwood
The Missouri Southern volleyball team had nine kills and 12 digs from Katie Politte, but couldn't overcome Lindenwood as the Lions fell three sets to none tonight. Individual set scores were 17-25, 13-25 and 14-25.

September 27, 2012
Southern Volleyball falls at home to #8 Central Missouri, 3-0
The Missouri Southern volleyball team ran into a tough Central Missouri squad tonight as the Lions lost 3-0 to the eighth ranked Jennies. Individual set scores were 11-25, 18-25 and 11-25.

September 25, 2012
Southern volleyball falls 3-0 at Central Oklahoma
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell three sets to none tonight in MIAA action at Central Oklahoma. Individual set scores were 20-25, 15-25, and 21-25.

September 21, 2012
Southern volleyball falls in three to Truman
The Missouri Southern volleyball team played some of its best volleyball to date, but couldn't get over the hump and fell in three sets tonight to visiting Truman State. Individual set scores were 20-25, 10-25 and 23-25.

September 19, 2012
Southern falls, 3-0 at Pittsburg State in non-conference action
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell three sets to none tonight in non-conference action at Pittsburg State. Individual set scores were 17-25, 19-25 and 17-25.

September 15, 2012
Lions volleyball falls 3-0 at Northwest Missouri
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a conference match at Northwest Missouri, 3-0 tonight. Individual set scores were 16-25, 18-25 and 18-25.

September 14, 2012
Southern Volleyball falls 3-0 at Missouri Western
The Missouri Southern volleyball team fell in straight sets tonight at Missouri Western. Individual set scores were 19-25, 15-25 and 20-25.

September 8, 2012
Lions drop final two matches at CSU-Pueblo Classic
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped the final two matches of the CSU-Pueblo Thunderwolves Classic today, falling to both Adams State and Wayland Baptist by identical socres of 3-0.

September 7, 2012
Lions drop opening games at CSU-Pueblo Classic
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped its opening two matches today at the Colorado State-Pueblo Thunderwolves Classic, falling 3-0 to both New Haven and the host CSU-Pueblo.

September 4, 2012
Scheduling conflict leads to cancellation of tonight's volleyball match
Due to a scheduling conflict/confusion between both schools, the scheduled match tonight between the University of Illinois-Springfield and Missouri Southern has been cancelled. There will be no make up of the match.

September 1, 2012
Southern volleyball drops final two at Pitt State Classic
The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a heartbreaker in its opener and fell to Harding in the finale today at the Pittsburg State Classic.

August 31, 2012
Lions Volleyball drop two on day one at PSU Classic
The Missouri Southern volleyball team played strong, but dropped a pair of matches today in the opening day of the 2012 Pittsburg State Classic at Pittsburg High School.

August 8, 2012
Southern Volleyball picked 13th in MIAA preseason coaches poll
The Missouri Southern volleyball team has been tabbed to finish 13th in the 2012 MIAA Preseason Coaches Poll the league announced today.

July 9, 2012
Volleyball adds Rachel Rees to coaching staff
Missouri Southern volleyball coach Trish Knight has announced the addition of Rachel Rees to her coaching staff.

June 12, 2012
Southern volleyball signs nine for 2012
Missouri Southern volleyball coach Trish Knight has announced the addition of nine individuals for the 2012 season. The list of newcomers to the roster includes three junior college and four-year transfers, as well as six high school student-athletes.