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Spartans Drop Contests to South Carolina, Citadel at Carolina Classic

  COLUMBIA, S.C. – The Norfolk State volleyball team suffered a pair of losses on Friday during the first day of the Carolina Classic. Host South Carolina took down NSU 3-0 in a morning match, and then The Citadel knocked off the Spartans 3-1 in a late afternoon contest at the Carolina Volleyball Center.   The [...]

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Eastern Kentucky Hands NSU 3-0 Loss

  COLUMBIA, S.C. – Junior Jessica Johnson tallied 16 kills in a losing effort as the Norfolk State volleyball team fell in its last non-conference match of the year, 3-0 to Eastern Kentucky at the Carolina Classic at South Carolina on Saturday morning.   Johnson, who emerged as the team’s offensive leader through the first four weekends of [...]

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Spartans Face Final Non-Conference Test at Carolina Classic

  NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State volleyball team will take part in one last non-conference tournament this weekend when the Spartans head to South Carolina to compete in the Carolina Classic at the Volleyball Competition Facility. NSU will take on host South Carolina on Friday at 10 a.m., followed by a match against the [...]

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NSU Takes Part in Numerous Community Service Events

NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State athletics department compiled more than 340 community service hours at more than a handful of events during the first month of school. Spartan student-athletes lent a helping hand at the Ronald McDonald House, the Sickle Cell Walk and even adopted a street for the year that they will clean once [...]

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Desalegn Paces NSU Women at Tribe Invitational

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. – Junior Adugna Desalegn paced the Spartan women’s cross country team for the third straight week, finishing 22nd on Friday evening at the William & Mary Invitational. Desalegn finished the 5,000-meter course in 20 minutes, 21.9 seconds for NSU, which finished sixth as a team. Rachel Webb was NSU’s next-highest finisher, clocking a [...]

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Duquesne, Pittsburgh Take Down NSU on 2nd Day of Panther Classic

  PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Duquesne and host Pittsburgh each handed the Norfolk State volleyball team a 3-0 loss on Saturday during the second day of the Panther Classic at Pitt’s Fitzgerald Field House.   Pittsburgh won by 25-20, 25-11 and 25-18 scores in an early afternoon match. After a couple-hour break, Duquesne kept NSU winless on [...]

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Spartan Volleyball Heads to Pittsburgh for Panther Classic

  NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State volleyball team will have its hands full this weekend when the Spartans compete in the Panther Classic at the University of Pittsburgh on Friday and Saturday.   NSU will play Niagara at 4:30 p.m. on Friday at Pittsburgh’s Fitzgerald Field House. Then on Saturday, the Spartans will compete in [...]

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NSU Falls to UNC Wilmington, 3-0

GREENVILLE, N.C. – UNC Wilmington kept the Norfolk State volleyball team winless on the season with a 3-0 victory over the Spartans on Saturday afternoon in the East Carolina Invitational at Williams Arena at Minges Coliseum. The Spartans kept it close in the second and third sets, won by the Seahawks 25-22 and 25-23. UNC [...]

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Desalegn, Webb Crack Top 5 at Lid-Lifter

  PRINCESS ANNE, Md. – Juniors Adugna Desalegn and Rachel Webb both placed in the top five Saturday morning for the Spartan women’s cross country team at the Lid-Lifter Invitational hosted by the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. Desalegn completed the 5,000-meter course in 20 minutes, 8.01 seconds. Webb was close behind in 20:25.76 as the Spartans competed in their [...]

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Spartans Unveil 2014-15 Bowling Schedule

  NORFOLK, Va. – Three times this upcoming season the Norfolk State bowling team will compete at home, part of a 2014-15 schedule that was released today by head coach Wilhelmenia Harrison.   The Spartans will host the annual Hampton Roads Invitational and one of the three MEAC Southern Divisionals this year. For the third season in [...]

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Spartans Take to the Road This Weekend at ECU

  East Carolina Invitational Friday NSU vs. Tennessee Tech 4 p.m. Live Stats   NSU at East Carolina 7 p.m. Live Stats Saturday NSU vs. UNC Wilmington 1 p.m. Live Stats NORFOLK, Va. – The Norfolk State volleyball team will search for its first victory of the season this weekend when the Spartan head south to [...]

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