• Porter Resigns As Men's Volleyball Coach
    November 22, 2016
    Porter Resigns As Men's Volleyball Coach Eastern Mennonite University has accepted the resignation of men’s volleyball coach Dominick Porter. The resignation is effective December 1.
  • Royals Tie High On CVC All-Academic Team
    June 08, 2016
    Royals Tie High On CVC All-Academic Team The EMU men’s volleyball team tied their program’s high mark for players honored to the Continental Volleyball Conference All-Academic Team, putting seven on the annual award from the league’s office. The Royals also put seven on the team last year.
  • Volleyball Men Win Important Set In 3-1 Loss At No. 7 Stevenson
    March 30, 2016
    Volleyball Men Win Important Set In 3-1 Loss At No. 7 Stevenson Despite not getting an upset win at No. 7 Stevenson Wednesday night, EMU’s volleyball men took another step in the direction of a bigger goal – a first-ever berth in the four-team CVC Tournament.
  • Abele Picks Up CVC Player Of The Week Honors
    March 21, 2016
    Abele Picks Up CVC Player Of The Week Honors Freshman opposite Travis Abele has been named the Continental Volleyball Conference Player of the Week. He led the way in the Royals' historic win over Juniata Friday night and helped push them to three wins over the weekend.
  • Royals Ride Momentum Of Juniata Win To Two More
    March 19, 2016
    Royals Ride Momentum Of Juniata Win To Two More The Royals had no trouble in maintaining their momentum after Friday night’s win over Juniata, taking a pair of sweeps Saturday afternoon in Harrisonburg. Eastern Mennonite improves to 12-11 overall and 5-6 in the CVC, maintaining their hold on fourth place in conference.
  • Royals Earn First Win Over Juniata Since 1992
    March 18, 2016
    Royals Earn First Win Over Juniata Since 1992 To say it’s been a while is an understatement. A massive one. EMU’s volleyball men beat Juniata College 3-1 Friday night in Harrisonburg, securing the Royals’ first win over the national power in 24 years.
  • Royals Bow To Two Saints At Marymount Tri-Match
    March 12, 2016
    Royals Bow To Two Saints At Marymount Tri-Match The men’s volleyball team came home from Arlington, Va., with a pair of 3-0 losses today. EMU dropped a CVC decision to host Marymount to open play before falling to Limestone.
  • Taylor Picks Up CVC Player Of The Week Award
    March 07, 2016
    Taylor Picks Up CVC Player Of The Week Award Freshman setter Christian Taylor is having a great start to his collegiate career, averaging double digit assists. Now he has some hardware to prove the great start, as he was named the Continental Volleyball Conference Player of the Week.
  • Royals Again Push Rutgers-Newark Before Falling In Four
    March 05, 2016
    Royals Again Push Rutgers-Newark Before Falling In Four The Royals had a good showing but came up short in the final decision of Saturday’s CVC contest at nationally-ranked Rutgers-Newark. Eastern Mennonite lost 3-1 to the Scarlet Raiders for the second time this season.
  • Volleyball Men Sweep Cairn In CVC Road Win
    March 04, 2016
    Volleyball Men Sweep Cairn In CVC Road Win EMU’s volleyball men broke a three-match CVC losing skid Friday night, snowballing to a 3-0 sweep at Cairn University in Langhorne, Pa. Now 3-4 in conference play, the Royals look to ride the momentum into Saturday’s contest at Rutgers-Newark, ranked No. 4 in this week’s national poll.
  • Royals Split Home Tri-Match
    February 27, 2016
    Royals Split Home Tri-Match EMU’s volleyball men had an impressive offensive showing in Saturday’s sweep of Penn State-Altoona. Unfortunately that didn’t help them earlier in the day in a disappointing 3-1 loss to CVC opponent Marymount University in Harrisonburg.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Travis Abele
    February 24, 2016
    Royals Athlete of the Week: Travis Abele Travis Abele's versatility and desire to get better is inspiring growth not only his teammates, but also his coach.
  • Volleyball Men Stumble To No. 7 Stevenson
    February 24, 2016
    Volleyball Men Stumble To No. 7 Stevenson For one set, EMU’s volleyball men were right with No. 7 Stevenson. The Mustangs never let up, however, and eventually took a 3-0 sweep from the men.
  • No. 5 Scarlet Raiders Escape EMU With 3-1 Decision
    February 13, 2016
    No. 5 Scarlet Raiders Escape EMU With 3-1 Decision EMU’s volleyball men had the edge on national power Rutgers-Newark early Saturday in Harrisonburg. But the Scarlet Raiders took over for the third and fourth sets to hand the Royals a 3-1 loss.
  • Royals Win Fourth Straight With Sweep Of Cairn
    February 12, 2016
    Royals Win Fourth Straight With Sweep Of Cairn EMU’s volleyball men picked up their fourth straight sweep Friday night, rolling over visiting Cairn for a Continental Volleyball Conference victory. The Royals are now 7-5 overall and 2-1 in the CVC as they prepare for nationally-ranked Rutgers-Newark on Saturday.
  • Royals Get Two Wins In Lancaster
    February 10, 2016
    Royals Get Two Wins In Lancaster The volleyball men stepped back out of conference play Wednesday, playing at a tri-match hosted by Lancaster Bible College. The Royals grabbed a pair of sweeps, improving to 6-5. They return home for their next five contests, including four CVC dates.
  • Volleyball Men Split CVC-Opening Weekend
    February 06, 2016
    Volleyball Men Split CVC-Opening Weekend EMU’s volleyball men earned a split in their conference-opening road trip to Pennsylvania this weekend. Despite a sweep of Thiel on Saturday, the Royals come home wanting another chance after letting a match against national power Juniata slip through their fingers on Friday.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Hunter Taylor
    January 29, 2016
    Royals Athlete of the Week: Hunter Taylor Hunter Taylor's journey with (and without) volleyball has taken him away from EMU and now back, as well as to a spot on the USA Men's National Deaf Team.
  • Royals Go 1-2 At Invitational In Ohio
    January 29, 2016
    Royals Go 1-2 At Invitational In Ohio After an eight-day layoff, EMU’s volleyball men finally got back on the court this weekend the Jim Coleman Invitational hosted by Wittenberg University in Springfield, Ohio. The Royals had a sweep on Friday before running into some tough on competition on Saturday and getting saddled with a pair of losses.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Scott Brigham
    January 22, 2016
    Royals Athlete of the Week: Scott Brigham Scott Brigham is described by his coach as "100 percent" and "a sheer competitor."
  • Jonas Knocks Out EMU's Events For Friday/Saturday
    January 21, 2016
    Jonas Knocks Out EMU's Events For Friday/Saturday With the arrival of Winter Storm Jonas looming, Eastern Mennonite University has postponed all of their scheduled athletic events for the weekend.
  • Solid Win By Royals Bumps Record To 2-2
    January 20, 2016
    Solid Win By Royals Bumps Record To 2-2 EMU’s volleyball men wrapped up their season-opening home stand with a convincing 3-0 sweep of Lancaster Bible College Wednesday night in Harrisonburg. The Royals were able to work their entire bench into the contest as they improve to 2-2.
  • Royals Snake-Biten By Coker At Home
    January 16, 2016
    Royals Snake-Biten By Coker At Home The Royals took the first set against D-II Coker College Saturday night at home before slowly running out of steam in a 3-1 loss. The volleyball men finished 1-2 over their opening weekend, playing all three matches within a span of 29 hours.
  • Volleyball Men Impressive In Year-Opening Split
    January 15, 2016
    Volleyball Men Impressive In Year-Opening Split EMU’s volleyball showed plenty of promise in Friday night’s season-opening tri-match. Despite splitting their two contests, the Royals gave their home fans a good taste of the exciting year they can expect from the young team.
  • SEASON PREVIEW: Balanced Team Looking For New Heights
    January 14, 2016
    SEASON PREVIEW: Balanced Team Looking For New Heights The number of quality players is there. Now it becomes a matter of those players melding into a quality team.
  • Royals Picked Fifth In CVC Preseason Poll
    January 11, 2016
    Royals Picked Fifth In CVC Preseason Poll EMU's volleyball men were picked fifth in Continental Volleyball Conference Preseason Poll, which was released today. The men finished sixth last season, but are on their way up with a strong returning core bolstered by incoming freshmen and transfers.
  • Volleyball Men Set To Begin On Jan. 15
    December 29, 2015
    Volleyball Men Set To Begin On Jan. 15 The EMU men’s volleyball team has released their schedule for the 2016 season, and the year will begin on Jan. 15. The Royals will host a tri-match that day, the first of 12 home matches on their 26-match schedule.
  • EMU Improves Video Webcasting With PrestoSports' Broadcast
    August 13, 2015
    EMU Improves Video Webcasting With PrestoSports' Broadcast Eastern Mennonite University announces a new host for its video webcasting services for the 2015-16 academic year, Broadcast from PrestoSports. The move to a new host for the video streaming allows Royals fans to maintain their free access to high definition video of EMU games while adding a number of features.
  • Royals Land Seven On CVC Academic Team
    June 01, 2015
    Royals Land Seven On CVC Academic Team The EMU men’s volleyball team set a new high for players honored to the Continental Volleyball Conference All-Academic Team, putting seven on the annual award from the league’s office. The Royals put four on the team in 2013, their previous high in the four-year history of the CVC.
  • Volleyball Men Split At Juniata Tri-Match
    April 04, 2015
    Volleyball Men Split At Juniata Tri-Match EMU’s volleyball wrapped up their 2015 season Saturday afternoon in Huntingdon, Pa., splitting a tri-match hosted by nationally ranked Juniata College. The conference loss to JC eliminated the Royals from contention for the final CVC Tournament berth before the men ended the day by knocking off Hilbert College in four.
  • Royals Play Well In Four-Set Loss To CVC's No. 1 Seed
    April 03, 2015
    Royals Play Well In Four-Set Loss To CVC's No. 1 Seed With their backs against the wall, EMU’s volleyball men came out strong Friday night against powerful Rutgers-Newark. Coach Dominick Porter made a couple of changes to his lineup and the men responded by winning the first set before eventually falling in four against the No. 1 seed in next weekend’s CVC Tournament.
  • Loss To Marymount Dents CVC Hopes
    March 31, 2015
    Loss To Marymount Dents CVC Hopes Given the chance to fight into the CVC Tournament, EMU’s volleyball men came out flat Tuesday night, getting swept by Marymount University in Arlington. The Royals were hoping to forge a three-way tie with MU and Thiel for the final two spots in the league tourney, but instead left themselves with a tall task to get into the four-team bracket.
  • Men Earn A Split On Senior Recognition Day
    March 28, 2015
    Men Earn A Split On Senior Recognition Day The Royals split their two matches on Saturday, dropping a key conference match against Marymount before ending on a high note with a sweep over Rust College. The volleyball men are now 13-7 overall and 3-6 in the CVC as they head into the final week of the regular season.
  • Royals Athlete of the Week: Scott Brigham
    March 26, 2015
    Royals Athlete of the Week: Scott Brigham Scott Brigham has been literally “killing the game” this season and has his team fighting for a first-ever spot in the CVC Tournament.
  • Royals Tame Rams In Road Sweep
    March 24, 2015
    Royals Tame Rams In Road Sweep Playing your best ball at the end of the year is key in any sport, and EMU’s volleyball men seem to be doing just that. The Royals now have a three-match winning streak after sweeping Bluefield College on the road Tuesday night. They have also won seven of their last eight to improve to 12-6 on the year.
  • EMU Earns Another Road Win In Five
    March 21, 2015
    EMU Earns Another Road Win In Five Fresh off Friday night’s five-set win at Thiel, the Royals stepped out of conference play 16 hours later and earned another full distance win on the road, taking down Penn State-Behrend in Erie, Pa. Eastern Mennonite’s volleyball men improve to 11-6 with their second straight five-set win.
  • Royals Get Clutch CVC Win At Thiel, 3-2
    March 20, 2015
    Royals Get Clutch CVC Win At Thiel, 3-2 It took nearly two hours and a two-set comeback, but Eastern Mennonite got what they desperately needed – a CVC win at Thiel College. Friday night’s win gives the Royals a season split with Thiel and bumps them a half game in front of the Tomcats for the fourth place in the CVC standings.
  • EMU's Winning Streak Snapped By Stevenson
    March 18, 2015
    EMU's Winning Streak Snapped By Stevenson EMU’s volleyball men suffered a tough CVC loss Wednesday night, dropping a straight sets decision to Stevenson. The Royals slip to 2-5 in the conference, while SU tightens their grip on third place at 5-2. Eastern Mennonite had their four-match winning streak snapped as they fall to 9-6 overall.
  • Royals Win Fourth Straight Before Returning To CVC Play
    March 13, 2015
    Royals Win Fourth Straight Before Returning To CVC Play Eastern Mennonite made it four straight sweeps Friday night, rolling over Bluefield College in non-conference action in Harrisonburg. The volleyball men improve to 9-5 with their fourth consecutive 3-0 win.
  • Snow Ends MVB's Spring Break Tour Of NYC
    March 05, 2015
    Snow Ends MVB's Spring Break Tour Of NYC Another round of snow has forced the cancellation of EMU's men's volleyball match at the College of Mount Saint Vincent, scheduled for tonight in Riverdale, N.Y. No makeup date is expected for the non-conference contest.
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