2018 Women's Volleyball News

  • Madison Posts Career-High 23 Kills in Loss to USD
    September 23, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – Only six points separated the two teams Sunday afternoon as the Oral Roberts volleyball team picked up an opening set win before South Dakota responded with the next three frames for the win (24-26, 21-25, 23-25, 23-25) at the Aerobics Center.
  • ORU Downed in League-Opening Loss to Denver Friday
    September 21, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – In its home and Summit League opener, the Oral Roberts volleyball team used a boisterous crowd to rally for a remarkable win the first set, but Denver was able to outlast the Golden Eagles claiming the next three (26-24, 19-25, 18-25, 23-25) Friday night at the Aerobics Center.
  • ORU Volleyball Set for Weekend at Home in Summit League Opener
    September 20, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – After playing its first 12 matches away from campus, the Oral Roberts volleyball team gets set for its home opener at the Cooper Aerobics Center Friday night at 7 p.m. hosting four-time defending Summit League champion Denver. The Golden Eagles remain at home Sunday as the Coyotes of South Dakota come to town for a matinee at 1 p.m.
  • Leads Slip Away as ORU Drops Pair of Five-Set Matches Saturday
    September 15, 2018
    EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – It took five sets to decide both matches for the Oral Roberts volleyball team Saturday falling to Northern Kentucky (25-19, 27-25, 21-25, 14-25, 13-15) and host SIUE (19-25, 25-22, 28-26, 19-25, 8-15) at the Vadalabene Center.
  • Golden Eagles Suffer Five-Set Loss to Louisiana Tech
    September 14, 2018
    EDWARDSVILLE, Ill. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team battled back to force a decisive fifth set with Louisiana Tech before falling in its opening match of the SIUE Cougar Classic (17-25, 25-19, 14-25, 25-18, 12-15) Friday at the Vadalabene Center.
  • ORU Volleyball Travels to SIUE for Final Non-Conference Action
    September 12, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – The final three matches of the non-conference portion of the schedule awaits the Oral Roberts volleyball team Sept. 14-15 at the SIUE Cougar Classic. The Golden Eagles face Louisiana Tech in their opening match Friday at 3:30 p.m. before battling a pair of new opponents Saturday taking on Northern Kentucky (1:30 p.m.) and host SIUE (6 p.m.) inside the Vadalabene Center.
  • Golden Eagles Battle to Finish at Tulsa Volleyball Invite
    September 08, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team closed its weekend across town with a pair of losses, including a five-set, nail-biter in the first match against Abilene Christian (25-18, 19-25, 18-25, 25-22, 10-15) before dropping the weekend finale to Tulsa in four sets (23-25, 25-21, 18-25, 20-25) Saturday at the Reynolds Center.
  • Mikulic, Bergman Double-Doubles Help ORU Topple Demons
    September 07, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – Katarina Mikulic and Bria Bergman each posted a double-double helping the Oral Roberts volleyball team to a four-set victory over Northwestern State (20-25, 25-21, 25-18, 25-19) Friday evening at the Reynolds Center.
  • Golden Eagles Set for Tulsa Volleyball Invitational Sept. 7-8
    September 06, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team does not have to travel far for its weekend tournament playing across town in the Tulsa Volleyball Invitational Sept. 7-8 at the Donald W. Reynolds Center. The Golden Eagles face a pair of former Southland Conference foes Northwestern State (Friday, 4:30 p.m.) and Abilene Christian (Saturday, 1:30 p.m.) before facing Tulsa in the finale (Saturday, 7:30 p.m.).
  • Career Efforts Highlight ORU Split at Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invite
    September 01, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team split a pair of matches on the final day of the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational falling to Ball State in four sets (25-18, 19-25, 14-25, 18-25) and closing with a sweep of Grambling State (25-15, 25-11, 27-17) Saturday at Hammons Student Center.
  • Picht Tallies Ten Kills in ORU's Loss at Missouri State
    August 31, 2018
    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team lost its opening match of the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational to host Missouri State in three sets (18-25, 16-25, 19-25) Friday night at Hammons Student Center.
  • Golden Eagles Head to Missouri State for Weekend Invitational
    August 30, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – Three matches in less than 24 hours is what awaits the Oral Roberts volleyball team this weekend during the Dr. Mary Jo Wynn Invitational at the Hammons Student Center in Springfield, Missouri. The Golden Eagles open the action Friday night against the host Bears of Missouri State at 7 p.m. on ESPN+ before continuing with two contests Saturday facing Ball State at 10 a.m. and the finale against Grambling State at 5 p.m.
  • ORU Blocks Down Ospreys in Four-Set Win
    August 25, 2018
    LARAMIE, Wyo. – A huge net presence solidified the first win of the season for the Oral Roberts volleyball team, 3-1, over North Florida Saturday afternoon at UW Arena-Auditorium by scores of 25-18, 25-21, 26-28, 30-28.
  • Golden Eagles Fall Twice on Volleyball Opening Day
    August 24, 2018
    LARAMIE, Wyo. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team dropped both matches on opening day of the 2018 campaign falling in the opener to No. 15 Colorado 3-1 (15-25, 25-14, 19-25, 18-25) before a three-set loss to host Wyoming (7-25, 15-25, 18-25) Friday at UW Arena-Auditorium.
  • ORU Volleyball Opens 2018 at Rumble in the Rockies
    August 22, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team gets the 2018 campaign started Aug. 24-25 in Laramie, Wyoming, playing three matches during the Rumble in the Rockies hosted by the University of Wyoming. The Golden Eagles open the season at 11 a.m. (CT) Friday against No. 15 Colorado, a team that reached the NCAA Sweet 16 a year ago before facing the host Cowgirls at 8 p.m. (CT). ORU caps the weekend facing the Ospreys of North Florida in the first-ever meeting between the two programs.
  • ORU Volleyball Picked Fifth in Summit League Preseason Poll
    August 16, 2018
    SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – The Summit League's volleyball coaches pegged Oral Roberts fifth in the 2018 preseason poll, while the Denver Pioneers were selected as the preseason favorites for the fifth-consecutive season.
  • Golden Eagles Land AVCA Team Academic Award
    July 18, 2018
    LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team was one of a record-breaking 973 teams awarded for academic success by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
  • ORU Releases 2018 Volleyball Schedule
    June 26, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – The Oral Roberts volleyball team announced its 2018 schedule showcasing six opponents that reached the postseason a year ago with four at the NCAA Championship. The 28-match campaign features four non-conference tournaments to begin the year and eight home contests played at Kenneth H. Cooper Aerobics Center.
  • Magbitang Added to ORU Volleyball Coaching Staff
    June 13, 2018
    TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts head volleyball coach Sheera Sirola announced the addition of Brian Magbitang to the coaching staff as an assistant heading into the 2018 season.