2019 Dakota Wesleyan University Women's Volleyball News

  • Frick honored as Academic All-America Team Member of the Year
    December 12, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – For the first time in Dakota Wesleyan University history, an athlete has been named the Academic All-America Team Member of the Year, as volleyball senior Rebecca Frick was honored with the accolade. The prestigious award for NAIA volleyball was announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Thursday morning.
  • Frick earns second straight First Team honor, three Tigers named All-GPAC
    November 20, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – For the second consecutive season, senior Rebecca Frick (Yankton, S.D.) was named to the All-Conference First Team following a record-setting season, while Mallory Cooper (Orchard, Neb.) and Emily Brunsing (Wagner, S.D.) were each tabbed to the Honorable Mention Team, it was announced by the Great Plains Athletic Conference Wednesday.
  • Frick named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
    November 14, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – Senior Rebecca Frick (Yankton, S.D.) completed her volleyball career earlier this month, but the awards continue to roll in as she was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District 3 First Team.
  • Tigers battle Mustangs on Senior Night
    November 06, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – In the final game of the 2019 season, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team fell at the hands of Morningside College in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup in four sets, Wednesday at the Christen Family Athletic Center.
  • No. 17 Bulldogs down Tigers
    November 03, 2019
    SEWARD, Neb. – In their final road game of the season, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team lost to No. 17 Concordia University in four sets Sunday in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup in Seward, Neb.
  • Volleyball falls to No. 24 Warriors on the road
    November 02, 2019
    FREMONT, Neb. – Needing a win to stay in the Great Plains Athletic Conference postseason race, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team fell at the hands of No. 24 Midland University Saturday from Fremont, Neb.
  • DWU handles in-state foe (RV) DSU
    October 29, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After dropping the opening set of the night, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team never looked back as they dominated the final three sets to defeat in-state rival, (RV) Dakota State University Tuesday at the Christen Family Athletic Center in Mitchell.
  • Volleyball falls to Doane
    October 26, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – On their annual Dig Pink Match, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team dropped its’ Great Plains Athletic Conference battle with Doane University in four sets Saturday at the Christen Family Athletic Center in Mitchell.
  • Tigers pick up crucial GPAC win over Hastings
    October 25, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – For the first time since 1995, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team recorded its’ 19th victory of the season in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup with Hastings College on Friday night at the Christen Family Athletic Center in Mitchell.
  • DWU ousted by Flames
    October 19, 2019
    OMAHA, Neb. – After holding a 10-4 advantage in the fifth set, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team fell to the College of Saint Mary in a Great Plains Athletic Conference matchup Saturday in Omaha, Neb.
  • Volleyball handles Lancers in straight sets
    October 16, 2019
    YANKTON, S.D. – With just six conference games to play, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team inched closer to a spot in the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tournament with a victory over Mount Marty College in straight sets on Wednesday in Yankton, S.D.
  • Tigers split weekend road stand
    October 12, 2019
    SIOUX CENTER, Iowa – In a weekend that the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team played a pair of games, they swept Waldorf University on Friday in Forest City, Iowa and fell to No. 22 Dordt University in a five-set thriller in Great Plains Athletic Conference action on Saturday in Sioux Center, Iowa.
  • Tigers sweep (RV) Briar Cliff
    October 04, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team swept (RV) Briar Cliff University in front of a loud and packed crowd Friday night in a Great Plains Athletic Conference tilt at the Christen Family Athletic Center.
  • No. 11 Jimmies oust DWU in GPAC play
    October 02, 2019
    JAMESTOWN, N.D. – After rallying to take the third set, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team was unable to complete the comeback as they fell in four sets to No. 11 University of Jamestown in a Great Plains Athletic Conference bout Wednesday in Jamestown, N.D.
  • Frick’s career high lifts DWU past Saints
    October 01, 2019
    ABERDEEN, S.D. – Thanks to a career-high 29 kills by senior Rebecca Frick (Yankton, S.D.), the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team defeated Presentation College in non-conference action in four sets on Tuesday in Aberdeen, S.D.
  • Upset bid falls short as DWU loses to No. 19 Defenders
    September 28, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team had No. 19 Dordt University on the ropes heading to the fourth set. However, Dordt came back and defeated DWU in five sets on Saturday from the Christen Family Athletic Center in Mitchell.
  • Tigers battle No. 2 NWC to four sets
    September 24, 2019
    ORANGE CITY, Iowa – The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team hit the road to take on No. 2 Northwestern College and fought through four tightly contested sets before dropping the Great Plains Athletic Conference battle on Tuesday in Orange City, Iowa.
  • Tigers cruise in non-conference action
    September 21, 2019
    YORK, Neb. – Stepping out of conference play, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team swept their opponents in the York College Triangular on Saturday from York, Neb.
  • Tigers pound Lancers in GPAC matchup
    September 18, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After easily winning the opening set, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team came from behind to take the second set and cruised past Mount Marty College in the third set to defeat their in-state rival in Great Plains Athletic Conference action on Wednesday at the Corn Palace in Mitchell.
  • Tigers rally past Trojans in straight sets
    September 17, 2019
    MADISON, S.D. – With the score tied at 23 in the third set, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team and Dakota State University traded rounds for eight-straight points. However, DWU came away victorious in the three-set thriller over DSU in non-conference action on Tuesday in Madison, S.D.
  • DWU falls to No. 13 Jimmies in conference action
    September 14, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team hosted No. 13 University of Jamestown in a Great Plains Athletic Conference bout and dropped the contest to the Jimmies in straight sets Saturday at the Christen Family Athletic Center.
  • Errors plague Tigers in GPAC contest
    September 11, 2019
    SIOUX CITY, Iowa – Despite taking the second set, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team could not pick up the road victory as they fell to Briar Cliff University in a Great Plains Athletic Conference tilt on Wednesday in Sioux City, Iowa.
  • Volleyball sweeps weekend triangular
    September 07, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team handled its’ opponents on Saturday as they swept Presentation College and York College in straight sets at the Corn Palace in Mitchell, S.D.
  • DWU drops conference opener to No. 7 Red Raiders in four sets
    September 04, 2019
    MITCHELL, S.D. – After taking the opening set in front of a raucous home crowd, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team did not have enough as they fell to No. 7 Northwestern College in four sets in Great Plains Athletic Conference action on Wednesday in the Corn Palace.
  • Tigers return home with perfect record
    August 31, 2019
    OSKALOOSA, Iowa – In its’ second tournament of the season, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team finished with four victories at the Wendy’s Labor Day Classic on Saturday and Sunday in Oskaloosa, Iowa.
  • DWU cruises through opening weekend
    August 17, 2019
    West Palm Beach, Fla. – After playing in only 13 sets through their first four games, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team is off to a 4-0 start to the 2019 season after defeating Georgetown College and (RV) Madonna University on Saturday in West Palm Beach, Fla.
  • Tigers sweep opening day of season
    August 16, 2019
    West Palm Beach, Fla. – The Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team headed south to kick off the 2019 season and finished the day defeating Keiser University and Pensacola Christian College Friday in West Palm Beach, Fla.
  • SETTING THE STANDARD: Tigers look to create new era of volleyball at DWU
    August 15, 2019
    For the previous three seasons, the Dakota Wesleyan University volleyball team has been on the brink of postseason play but has missed out on the Great Plains Athletic Conference Tournament each year. However, with 11 returning upperclassmen and one of the most talented recruiting classes under head coach Lindsay Wilber, the Tigers look to make the postseason tournament for the first time under the sixth-year head coach and set a precedence for DWU volleyball teams for years to come.