Queens College Volleyball - 2011-12 News
March 22, 2012
Volleyball Team Assists Brooklyn Elementary School
Knights assisted the Child Development Center in completing a move to aid the center's expansion efforts.
March 13, 2012
Volleyball Clinic: Free and Open to the Public
On Saturday, October 13, 2012, Queens College will host a free Volleyball Clinic following the volleyball match with Roberts Wesleyan University.
March 2, 2012
Volleyball Coach Leanna Taylor Speaks to Queens High School of Teaching Students
First-year mentor spoke to roughly 50 high-school juniors about pursuing dreams, John Wooden's Pyramid of Success.
December 16, 2011
N.Y. Daily News: ICLC's Christmas party brings toys & joy to tiny tots
Columnist Clem Richardson profiles the Brooklyn holiday party, which the Queens College softball and volleyball teams played a large role in conducting.
December 1, 2011
Pavlovic Selected Daktronics Volleyball All-America Honorable Mention
Knights middle blocker closes out her QC career with All-America accolades.
November 16, 2011
Pavlovic Named to Daktronics Volleyball All-Region First Team
Senior middle blocker ranks in the top 17 nationally in kills and points per set; leads ECC in hitting percentage.
November 11, 2011
Else Buchmiller Inks NLI to Play Volleyball at Queens
Queens College volleyball head coach, Leanna Taylor has announced that Else Buchmiller, a standout outside hitter from the Sacramento area, has signed a National Letter of Intent to play for the Knights in the 2012-13 academic year.
November 11, 2011
Pavlovic Named to ECC All-Conference First Team
Senior led the ECC in hitting percentage, ranks in top-20 nationally in kills and points per set.
November 8, 2011
Volleyball Wraps Up Campaign With 3-2 Triumph vs. Bridgeport on Senior Night
Pavlovic hits .343 on 28 kills and seven assisted blocks in collegiate finale; Schroeder 23 assists and four assisted blocks on Senior Night.
November 3, 2011
Volleyball Comeback Comes Up Just Short at C.W. Post
Pavlovic puts down 26 kills on .367 hitting in the contest; Schroeder adds team's first triple-double of season.
November 1, 2011
Volleyball Sweeps Past Mercy, 3-0
The Queens College volleyball team won its second consecutive match Tuesday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, hitting .231 on offense while posting seven total blocks en route to a 3-0, East Coast Conference sweep over visiting Mercy College (25-15, 25-17, 25-20).
October 31, 2011
Pavlovic Named ECC Volleyball Player of the Week
The East Coast Conference announced its weekly volleyball award winners Monday night, and Queens College senior middle blocker, Jovana Pavlovic has been selected as the conference's Player of the Week.
October 29, 2011
Volleyball Drops Five-Set Thriller to Holy Family, Downs Felician in Three; Pavlovic Ties NCAA Single-Match Season-High in Kills
The Queens College volleyball team traveled to Rutherford, N.J., Saturday afternoon and came away with a split at its tri-match. Senior middle blocker Jovana Pavlovic tied for a NCAA Division II single-match, season-high with 32 kills in the Knights' five-set loss to Holy Family, before QC turned around and knocked off host Felician in three sets.
October 27, 2011
Volleyball Drops Four-Set Match to NYIT
Freshman middle blocker Christina Hickey put down 10 kills and a match-high five blocks (one solo) Thursday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium for the Queens College volleyball team, which dropped a four-set match to visiting and regionally seventh-ranked NYIT, 3-1 (25-21, 25-19, 16-25, 25-23).
October 25, 2011
Volleyball Powers Past Bloomfield, 3-0
Senior middle blocker Jovana Pavlovic put down 18 kills and hit .472 Tuesday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, leading the Queens College volleyball team to a 3-0 sweep over visiting Bloomfield College (25-15, 25-16, 25-17) in non-conference action.
October 22, 2011
Volleyball Drops Pair to Dowling, American International
Senior middle blocker Jovana Pavlovic, and junior outside hitter Suzanne Byrne combined for 59 kills and 71 digs Saturday afternoon, as the Queens College volleyball team competed in matches against host Dowling College, and American International College. The Knights fell by a 3-0 count (25-22, 25-15, 26-24) in the opener against the Golden Lions, before dropping a five-set marathon to the Yellow Jackets (22-25, 25-20, 14-25, 25-22, 15-10) in the nightcap.
October 21, 2011
Pavlovic, Volleyball Turn Back UDC on "Dig Pink" Night, 3-1
Senior middle blocker Jovana Pavlovic hit .417 on 18 kills Friday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, as the Queens College volleyball team made it three victories in a row with a 3-1, East Coast Conference triumph over visiting University of the District of Columbia (25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 25-19). Prior to the match, the two teams participated in ceremonies to honor the ECC's "Dig Pink" week - which raised breast cancer awareness, while the fans in attendance made generous donations to the Side-Out Foundation.
October 18, 2011
Volleyball Hits Past Molloy, 3-0
The Queens College volleyball team made it two in a row Tuesday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, as the Knights hit a season-high .259 en route to a 3-0, East Coast Conference triumph over visiting Molloy College (25-18, 25-14, 25-23).
October 15, 2011
Volleyball Downs Nyack, 3-0
Senior middle blocker Jovana Pavlovic led all players with 19 kills Saturday afternoon, leading the Queens College volleyball team to a 3-0 non-conference victory at host Nyack College (25-21, 25-12, 25-21).
October 13, 2011
Volleyball Downed in Three at Bridgeport
Senior middle blocker’s 10-kill, 11-dig effort was not enough Thursday night for the Queens College volleyball team, as the Knights lost a three-set, East Coast Conference match at Harvey Hubbell Gymnasium to host University of Bridgeport (25-22, 25-15, 25-15).
October 11, 2011
Volleyball Loses Five-Set Heartbreaker to C.W. Post
The Queens College volleyball team fell in heartbreaking fashion Tuesday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, as the Knights dropped a five-set East Coast Conference match to visiting C.W. Post (25-19, 17-25, 20-25, 25-19, 17-15).
October 8, 2011
Volleyball Drops Pair to Le Moyne, Adelphi
The Queens College volleyball team dropped a pair of matches Saturday afternoon at the Center for Recreation and Sports, falling in a neutral-site match to Le Moyne College (19-25, 25-20, 25-18, 28-26) before losing to host Adelphi University in three sets (25-18, 25-22, 25-13).
October 6, 2011
Comeback Falls Short, as Volleyball Drops Five-Set Marathon at Mercy
Senior middle blocker Jovana Pavlovic scored 26 points on 19 kills (.447 hitting pct.), five aces, four assisted blocks and 14 digs Thursday night, as the Queens College volleyball team forced a fifth set before ultimately falling by a 3-2 count in an East Coast Conference match at Mercy College (25-22, 25-16, 13-25, 20-25, 15-9).
October 4, 2011
Volleyball Falls at NYIT, 3-0
Senior middle blocker, Jovana Pavlovic put down 10 kills on an error-free .417 hitting percentage Tuesday night at Recreation Hall, as the Queens College volleyball team fell in an East Coast Conference match at NYIT, 3-0 (25-12, 25-21, 29-27).
September 29, 2011
Volleyball Drops Four-Set Match at Southern Connecticut
The middle blockers of the Queens College volleyball team performed admirably Thursday night at Pelz Gymnasium, as senior Jovana Pavlovic and freshman Christina Hickey combined for 28 kills and a .343 hitting percentage in the Knights’ four-set loss at Southern Connecticut State University (25-21, 21-25, 25-18, 25-22).
September 27, 2011
Volleyball Downed in Three by Dowling
The Queens College volleyball team was not able to get untracked Tuesday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, as the Knights dropped their third East Coast Conference match in as many tries, falling to conference-leading Dowling College by a 3-0 score (25-17, 25-16, 25-15).
September 24, 2011
Volleyball Falls in Three Sets at Dist. of Columbia
Freshman middle blocker Christina Hickey’s .500 hitting percentage, and junior outside hitter Suzanne Byrne’s nine-kill, eight-dig efforts were not enough Saturday afternoon, as the Queens College volleyball team dropped a three-set, East Coast Conference match at the University of the District of Columbia (27-25, 25-22, 25-23).
September 22, 2011
Volleyball Falls in ECC Opener at Molloy, 3-1
The Queens College volleyball team got double-digit kill performances from seniors Stephanie Schroeder (Lynbrook, N.Y.) and Jovana Pavlovic (Belgrade, Serbia) Thursday night at Quealy Gymnasium, but it was not enough in the Knights’ East Coast Conference opener, as they fell to host Molloy College, 3-1 (25-22, 23-25, 25-12, 26-24).
September 20, 2011
Volleyball Pushes Past Concordia, 3-0
Senior setter Stephanie Schroeder amassed seven kills, as many aces, 10 digs and 12 assists Tuesday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, helping the Queens College volleyball team to move past visiting Concordia College, 3-0 (25-13, 30-28, 25-14).
September 17, 2011
Volleyball's Pavlovic Named to All-Tournament Team at Bentley Invitational
Senior middle hitter Jovana Pavlovic was named to the All-Tournament Team Saturday afternoon at the Dana Center, as the Queens College volleyball team wrapped up play with a pair of matches at the Bentley Invitational. The Knights fell by identical 3-1 scores against Stonehill, and the host Falcons.
September 16, 2011
Volleyball Falls in Three to Pace at Bentley Invitational
The Queens College volleyball team dropped its first contest of the 2011 season Friday night at the Dana Center, as the Knights (1-1) fell at the hands of Pace (4-4) by a 3-0 count (25-22, 27-25, 25-15) in the first day of the Bentley Invitational.
September 2, 2011
Fifth-Set Rally Sends Taylor, Volleyball to Season-Opening, 3-2 Win Over UMass Lowell
The Queens College volleyball team made first-year head coach Leanna Taylor a winner in her collegiate debut on the bench Friday night at Fitzgerald Gymnasium, as the homestanding Knights came back from 9-5 down in the fifth and deciding set to a 3-2 triumph over UMass Lowell, in the season opener for both teams. Scores by set were 16-25, 25-16, 16-25, 25-13 and 15-13.
September 2, 2011
Watch the Final Point, Interview with Coach Taylor Following Friday's Volleyball Win vs. UMass Lowell
View the final block from the thrilling five-set victory in head coach Leanna Taylor's collegiate debut over UMass Lowell, as well as her thoughts on the match and her team's play.
July 19, 2011
Volleyball Releases 2011 Schedule; Begin Taylor's Inaugural Campaign Sept. 2 at Home
Queens College first-year head volleyball coach Leanna Taylor announced the Knights’ 2011 schedule recently. QC will open the campaign with a Sept. 2 (Fri.) home contest against UMass-Lowell – the first of 10 matches slated to be played at Fitzgerald Gymnasium on the season. In addition, the Knights will play nine contests against teams that participated in the 2010 NCAA Division II Championships.