2017 Women's Volleyball News

  • Golden Eagles Showcase Depth in Taking Down Leathernecks
    September 24, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – Behind a balanced attack featuring five players with eight or more kills, the Oral Roberts volleyball team took down Western Illinois in four sets (25-23, 25-22, 19-25, 25-10) Sunday afternoon at the Aerobics Center.
  • Crowd Spurs Golden Eagles to Rally Past Mastodons
    September 22, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team fed off its home crowd to rally past Fort Wayne in four sets (17-25, 25-21, 33-31, 25-12) in The Summit League opener Friday night at the Aerobics Center.
  • Golden Eagles Open Summit League Play Hosting Mastodons, Leathernecks
    September 21, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team begins play in The Summit League looking to bounce back from a difficult home tournament last weekend. ORU hosts Fort Wayne Friday night at the Aerobics Center with first serve scheduled for 7 p.m. and caps the weekend against Western Illinois Sunday afternoon at 1 p.m.
  • Volleyball Falls Twice to Close ORU Invitational
    September 16, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team closed its home tournament Saturday with a loss to Central Arkansas (15-25, 17-25, 21-25) before a five-set battle to Wyoming (22-25, 25-21, 25-19, 21-25, 13-15) at the Aerobics Center.
  • Intense Comeback Falls Short in Five for ORU Volleyball
    September 15, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – With more than 1,000 people in the crowd for its home opener, the Oral Roberts volleyball team rallied back to force a fifth set with visiting Tulsa Friday night before falling (23-25, 18-25, 25-23, 25-23, 14-16). It was the first of three matches for each squad during the ORU Invitational at the Aerobics Center.
  • Volleyball Set to Host Four-Team ORU Invitational
    September 14, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – For the first time since the 2009 season, the Oral Roberts volleyball team will host a tournament at the Aerobics Center welcoming Tulsa, Central Arkansas and Wyoming for the ORU Invitational Sept. 15-16. The action is set to begin Friday night at 5 p.m., before the Golden Eagles face cross-town rivals the Golden Hurricane in the home opener at 7:30 p.m., and concludes Saturday with four matches starting at 11 a.m.
  • Whole Person Champion - Tori Roe
    September 13, 2017
    Learn more about #ORUVB junior libero and Whole Person Champion, Tori Roe #ORURiseUp
  • ORU’s Milos, NDSU’s Purnell Pegged as #SummitVB Players of the Week
    September 11, 2017
    ELMHURST, Ill. – After another great weekend of #SummitVB action, Oral Roberts’ Laura Milos nabbed her first Offensive Player of the Week award this season while Mikaela Purnell of North Dakota State notched her second of the year for her efforts on the defensive side of the net.
  • ORU Cruises to Pair of Victories at UCA Classic
    September 08, 2017
    CONWAY, Ark. – With less than a day's notice from the travel change, the Oral Roberts volleyball team picked up a pair of impressive wins over UCF in four sets (20-25, 27-25, 25-19, 25-21) and Southern in three (25-15, 25-15, 25-13) during the UCA Classic Friday at the Farris Center.
  • Golden Eagles Back to Arkansas for Late Addition at UCA Classic
    September 07, 2017
    CONWAY, Ark. – After the cancelation of the USF Classic, the Oral Roberts volleyball team added a pair of matches at the University of Central Arkansas Classic Friday, Sept. 8 at the Farris Center. The Golden Eagles meet Central Florida at 10 a.m. and close the day against Southern at 2 p.m.
  • Volleyball Trip to Tampa Canceled Due to Hurricane Irma
    September 06, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – As Hurricane Irma bears down on the state of Florida, the Oral Roberts volleyball trip to Tampa, Florida, Sept. 8-9 to play in the USF Classic has been canceled.
  • ORU Pushes Arkansas in Road Loss
    September 05, 2017
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Despite a match-high 19 kills from senior Laura Milos, the Oral Roberts volleyball team dropped a three-set match (20-25, 22-25, 21-25) on the road at Arkansas Tuesday night at Barnhill Arena.
  • ORU and Arkansas Meet in Mid-Week Matchup
    September 04, 2017
    FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – Oral Roberts volleyball is right back on the road for a mid-week matchup at Arkansas Tuesday night in non-conference action. The match gets underway with first serve scheduled for 7 p.m. at Barnhill Arena with live coverage on SEC Network+.
  • Golden Eagles Sweep UMBC to Cap Weekend
    September 02, 2017
    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team capped the Ameritas Players Challenge with a 3-0 sweep of UMBC Saturday morning at the Devaney Center. Three players recorded eight or more kills to close the weekend on a winning note.
  • ORU Limited on Day One of Ameritas Players Challenge
    September 01, 2017
    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team started the day on a high note before slowing down in a pair of non-conference losses Friday at the Ameritas Players Challenge to Saint Mary's (25-23, 21-25, 22-25, 20-25) and host No. 12 Nebraska (8-25, 16-25, 10-25) at the Devaney Center.
  • Golden Eagles Head to Nebraska for Ameritas Players Challenge
    August 30, 2017
    LINCOLN, Neb. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team is back on the road for another difficult weekend tournament at the Ameritas Players Challenge hosted by the University of Nebraska Sept. 1-2. The Golden Eagles open the event Friday morning at 10 a.m. against Saint Mary's before a primetime matchup with the nationally-ranked Huskers at 7:30 p.m. ORU closes the trip to the Devaney Center facing UMBC at 11 a.m.
  • Whole Person Champion - Maggie DiPronio
    August 29, 2017
    Get to know ORU senior volleyball player and Whole Person Champion Maggie DiPronio
  • Golden Eagles Struck by Late Rally from Cleveland State
    August 26, 2017
    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – Oral Roberts volleyball raced out to a two-set lead and looked in control until Cleveland State rallied back for a victory in five sets (21-25, 22-25, 25-23, 25-19, 15-8) Saturday afternoon at Holloway Gymnasium.
  • ORU Drops Pair to Power Five on Opening Day
    August 25, 2017
    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team matched up against two Power Five schools on opening day of the 2017 season falling to No. 25 Purdue and Alabama during the Purdue Mortar Board Premiere.
  • ORU Volleyball Begins 2017 Campaign at No. 25 Purdue
    August 24, 2017
    WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. – The Oral Roberts volleyball teams opens the 2017 season Friday morning against perennial power and No. 25 Purdue in the first of three matches at the 27th-annual Purdue Mortar Board Premier at Holloway Gymnasium. The Golden Eagles then face Alabama Friday evening before closing the event versus Cleveland State Saturday morning.
  • Golden Eagles Third in 2017 Summit League Volleyball Preseason Poll
    August 17, 2017
    ELMHURST, Ill. – Backed by all starters returning to its lineup, the Oral Roberts volleyball team was picked to finish third in the 2017 Summit League Preseason Poll announced Thursday. For the fourth-consecutive season, the league coaches pegged the Denver Pioneers as the 2017 #SummitVB preseason favorites.
  • Golden Eagles Announce 2017 Volleyball Schedule
    June 13, 2017
    TULSA, Okla. – Featuring 11 home matches and four opponents that reached the NCAA Championship a year ago, the Oral Roberts volleyball team has announced its schedule for the 2017 season beginning August 25, highlighted by trips to West Lafayette, Indiana, Lincoln, Nebraska, and Tampa, Florida.