Troy volleyball

Troy’s Sonny Kirkpatrick resigns

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – Troy University volleyball head coach Sonny Kirkpatrick has resigned his position effective immediately, Athletics Director Jeremy McClain announced Tuesday. “I would like to thank Sonny for his commitment to Troy University and our student-athletes,” McClain said. “He has been a great ambassador for many years for this volleyball program, and we wish him nothing but the…

Troy falls to Coastal Carolina on Senior Night

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Sun Belt East Division leader, Coastal Carolina, in three sets (15-25, 13-25, 15-25) as the senior class was honored on Saturday night at Trojan Arena. Troy (8-21, 2-10 Sun Belt) fell behind early, 12-4, and could only cut the deficit to five points. The Trojans would eventually fall 25-15 in…

Troy volleyball wraps home dates this weekend

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team concludes its home schedule against Appalachian State and Coastal Carolina for a pair of weekend matchups at Trojan Arena. The Trojans face Appalachian State on Friday night at 6 p.m., and will battle Coastal Carolina on Saturday at 6 p.m. Troy (7-20, 1-9 Sun Belt) snapped a 16-match losing streak with a…

Troy volleyball to host South Alabama

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team opens its final week of home matches against in-state rival South Alabama on Tuesday night at 6 p.m. The Trojans (6-20, 0-9 Sun Belt) return to Trojan Arena for the first of the final three home matches and prepares for an ESPN3 match with the Jaguars. Last time the two teams faced…

Troy volleyball has “Natural State” matchups this weekend

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team travels to Little Rock and Arkansas State for a pair of weekend matchups. The Trojans face Little Rock on Friday night at 6:30 p.m. and will battle Arkansas State on Saturday at 6:30 p.m. Troy (6-18, 0-7 Sun Belt) looks to snap a season-long 14-match losing streak. The Trojans had two four…

Georgia Southern downs Troy volleyballers in five sets

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Georgia Southern in five sets (25-23, 25-23, 23-25, 23-25, 15-11) after taking the first two sets in Trojan Arena on Friday night. Troy (6-17, 0-6 Sun Belt) won the first two sets thanks to a .265 hitting percentage in the first set and taking advantage of five Georgia Southern (11-9,…

Trojan volleyball welcomes Peach State competition this weekend

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team hosts Georgia Southern and Georgia State for a pair of weekend matchups at Trojan Arena. The Trojans face Georgia Southern on Friday night at 6 p.m. and will battle Georgia State on Sunday at noon. Troy (6-16, 0-5 Sun Belt) looks to snap a season-long 12-match losing streak. The Trojans dropped a four…

FAMU rattles Trojan volleyballers 3-1

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Florida A&M, 3-1 (17-25, 25-20, 21-25, 22-25), in its final non-conference match of the season. Troy (6-16) fell in the first set 25-17 after Florida A&M (9-11) scored five of the final six points in the set. The Trojans stormed back in the second set and took an early 10-6…

Vol volleyballers down Troy 3-0

TROY, Ala. (troytrojans.com)  – The Troy volleyball team fell to Tennessee, 3-0, on Wednesday night at Trojan Arena, despite a trio of Trojans tallying seven kills in the match. The first set was tied at 14 when Troy (6-14) fell victim to a quick 4-1 run by Tennessee (11-6). The Trojans cut the deficit to two points three times and…

Trojan volleyballers drop tre in Statesboro

STATESBORO, Ga. (troytrojans.com) – The Troy volleyball team dropped a three set match to Georgia Southern on Saturday night at Hanner Fieldhouse. Troy (6-13, 0-4 Sun Belt) fell behind 7-3 in the first set and got to within one point numerous times, with none bigger than a kill by Symone Shaw that put the set at 24-23. Georgia Southern (10-9,…