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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

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EMU Goes 2-1 At CVC Weekend

After Friday’s important win over Thiel, the EMU volleyball men held serve Saturday at the CVC Weekend, taking a win over PBU before falling to No. 4 Juniata.  The Royals wrap up their regular season Wednesday night at Stevenson.  A win against the Mustangs would assure the men a top three spot in the East Division and berth in the inaugural CVC Tournament. EMU 3, Philade ...More

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Garber Volleys Academics, Athletics

Name: Kendall Garber Year: Senior Sport: Men’s Volleyball Hometown/High School: Lancaster, Pa./Lancaster Mennonite Specs: MOC Volleyball Festival All-Tournament Team (2012), NECVA All-Academic Team (2011).  Played numerous positions for ...More

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Royals Close CVC Weekend With Sweep Of PBU

The Royals continued their play at a Continental Volleyball Conference weekend in Owings Mills, MD, on Saturday.  The men split with Juniata and Philadelphia Biblical, coming home with a 7-8 record overall record. Eastern Mennonite 3, Philadelphia Biblical 0 The men snapped a three-match skid by beating PBU to close the day.  EMU had a late 6-0 run to break open ...More

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Volleyball Beats No.10 Medialle, Finishes 2-2 at Tournament

After knocking off one nationally ranked opponent on Saturday, the Royals failed to equal the fete on Sunday. Despite heading home with a 2-2 overall record from the Thiel College AVI Invitational, the volleyball men proved they could play with the best teams in the nation. Sunday, Feb. 5 Nazareth 3, EMU 0 The men opened their final day of play at the invite against No. 5 ...More

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Royals Night Celebrates Athletics

Once a year, Eastern Mennonite University gets all of its student-athletes together in one place.  Royals Night, as it is called, was on August 31 this year, as this year’s Royals and Lady Royals got an introduction for what it means to be a student-athlete at EMU. Athletic Director Dave King led the evening. “This has become a tradition that helps us get th ...More

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Benson Steps Down as EMU Men’s and Women’s Volleyball Coach

Eastern Mennonite University has announced the resignation of Steve Benson, head coach of the men’s and women’s volleyball programs, effective at the end of July. Benson, who just finished his sixth season at EMU, has accepted a position as the Event Manager for the Florida Region of USA Volleyball. In the 2005-06 season, Benson took over as Eastern Mennonite’s first co ...More

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Men’s Volleyball Joins Continental Volleyball Conference

The Royals men’s volleyball program will have a new conference in 2012. Gary Williams, Associate Athletic Director of Carthage College announced the forming of the Continental Volleyball Conference (CVC), a nation-wide men’s volleyball conference with ten NCAA Division III Institutions focused on academic and athleti ...More