Southern volleyball coach Trish Knight relieved of duties

Joplin, Mo. -- Missouri Southern Director of Athletics Jared Bruggeman has announced that volleyball coach Trish Knight has been relieved of her coaching duties, effective immediately. 

Knight was 5-55 in two seasons as the head coach for the Lions after coming from Division I Texas Tech University. 

"We want to wish coach Knight the best of luck in the future and thank her for the work she has done over the past two seasons," Bruggeman said. 

A national search for a replacement will begin immediately.