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Volleyball Royals open year with split against Coker

The EMU volleyball men opened their 2014 season on Saturday, splitting a doubleheader with D-II Coker College.  The Royals won the first match between the two, giving coach Dominick Porter a win in his first outing, before falling to the Cobras in the nightcap. EMU 3, Coker 2 The first match was a back-and-forth thriller, with the men winning in five. They broke ...More

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Recent Pro Porter Takes Over Men’s Volleyball Program

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) announces Dominick Porter as its new head men’s volleyball coach. Porter, a 2007 graduate of the EMU program, will be the eighth head coach in the 24 seasons since men’s volleyball started in 1991. An all-conference performer during his collegiate playing days, Porter continued improving after college and went on to play professionally in Ge ...More

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Volleyball Men Earn CVC Academic Honors

Four men from the EMU men’s volleyball team have been named to the 2013 CVC Academic All-Conference. A total of 28 student-athletes from six of the Continental Volleyball Conference’s teams earned recognition. The Royals had three players named to the team in 2012. In order to attain Academic All-Conference a student-athlete must maintain a cumulative grade-point average of 3 ...More

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Royals Set New High For ODAC All-Academic Team

Eastern Mennonite University set a new high for student-athletes named to the annual Old Dominion Athletic Conference All-Academic Team, as 80 Royals were honored.  Last year EMU landed 61 on the list. All of EMU’s ODAC-sponsored sports were represented on the All-Academic Team.  Men’s volleyball competes in the Continental Volleyball Conference and is not eligible for the ODAC tea ...More

Men’s Volleyball Coach Released From EMU Staff After Pleading Guilty to Assault

Gary Moore, the men’s head volleyball coach at Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) since Oct. 1, 2012, has been released from employment at EMU as of June 18, 2013. “In an effort to let the justice process come to fruition and to allow a person charged to be presumed innocent until proven guilty, we retained Gary Moore on staff under close supervision until the charges were resol ...More

EMU Aware of Allegations Against Men’s Volleyball Coach

Eastern Mennonite University (EMU) head men’s volleyball coach Gary Moore is facing charges related to an alleged misdemeanor sexual battery case in Chesapeake, Va., where he was employed in a non-volleyball related position prior to beginning his role at EMU in fall 2012. ...More

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Athletics Department Announces Fall All-Academic Team

Eastern Mennonite University’s athletics department has named 90 student-athletes to its inaugural Royals All-Academic Team. Each of the honorees has achieved a cumulative grade-point average (GPA) of at least 3.25 at the end of the fall semester. The Royals all-academic team honors student-athletes who have successfully balanced the athletic and academic demands by achieving at le ...More

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Gary Moore Tapped To Run Men’s Volleyball Program

Eastern Mennonite University has announced the hiring of Gary Moore as its next head men’s volleyball coach.  Moore becomes the seventh head mentor of the men’s program, which was started in 1991. He takes over for Interim Coach Derek King, who guided the Royals to an 11-14 record last spring, their first season in the new Contin ...More

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EMU Wraps Up Athletic Year With Honors Banquet

Eastern Mennonite University held its Athletic Honors Banquet on April 17 in a time of reflecting upon and honoring the journeys of the Royals’ student-athletes.  Seniors Andy Richter (Perkasie, PA/Christopher Dock) and Marla Young (Fishersville, VA/Wilson Memorial) won the President’s Awards, the highest athletic award given out by EMU. ...More

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Prock Picks Up All-Division Award

Senior Nolan Prock (Virginia Beach, VA/Frank W. Cox) picked up a unique honor, as he has been named to the first ever CVC All-East Division Team.  This year was the inaugural season of the Continental Volleyball Conference. Prock relished in the libero role this year and will finish as on ...More