2020 Bryant University Volleyball News

  • Ward selected as candidate for Senior CLASS Award
    March 02, 2021
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Senior Erika Ward of the Bryant University volleyball program was one of thirty NCAA® women’s volleyball student-athletes who were selected on Monday as a candidate for the 2020-21 Senior CLASS Award® for excelling both on and off the court.
  • Kennedy earns NEC Player of the Month
    March 01, 2021
    SOMERSET, N.J. – Junior Caroline Kennedy earned Northeast Conference Player of the Month honors as announced Monday by the conference office.
  • Bryant sweeps Merrimack to start NEC play
    March 01, 2021
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The Bryant University volleyball swept Merrimack in back-to-back matches to open Northeast Conference play.
  • Bryant hosts Merrimack for conference opener
    February 28, 2021
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The Bryant University volleyball team kicks off the Northeast Conference schedule in Smithfield on Monday, March 1 against Merrimack. The double-header with begin at 5 p.m. on NEC Front Row.
  • Bryant falls in season opener at PC
    February 14, 2021
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. – The Bryant University volleyball team fell to Providence, 3-1, to start the 2021 season.
  • Bryant starts 2021 season at PC
    February 13, 2021
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The long-awaited 2021 spring season has finally arrived and the Bryant University volleyball team is set to make the short trip to in-state foe Providence on Sunday, Feb. 14 at 1 p.m. 
  • 2021 Volleyball Season Preview
    February 12, 2021
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Head coach of the Bryant University volleyball program Theresa Garlacy would never have guessed that her 25th season at the helm would be a condensed spring season brought on by a global pandemic. But with a promising group of freshmen and a strong returning group, Garlacy and the Bulldogs are ready to tackle the 2021 season.
  • Bryant selected third in NEC preseason poll
    February 11, 2021
    SOMERSET, N.J. – The Northeast Conference released the Preseason Poll results for the 2021 volleyball season and the Bryant University volleyball program was tabbed third by the NEC head coaches.
  • Bulldogs release 2021 slate
    February 01, 2021
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – In a year like no other, head coach of the Bryant University volleyball team Theresa Garlacy has announced the Bulldogs’ 2021 schedule. The schedule includes nine conference matches and one non-conference meeting. The NEC slate features alternating weeks of single matches and doubleheaders and three home dates.
  • Ward, Wild to serve as captains this spring
    January 20, 2021
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University head volleyball coach Theresa Garlacy has announced the program’s captains for the 2021 spring season. Seniors Erika Ward and Mackenzie Wild were elected to leadership roles by the team and coaching staff.
  • NEC Announces Fall Sports Return To Play Plan
    December 03, 2020
    Somerset, NJ – The Northeast Conference Council of Presidents today announced the NEC Fall Sports Return to Play Plan set to commence during the 2021 spring semester. These recommendations, which call for both regular season and championship elements, were developed in conjunction with conference and institutional athletic administrators, the NEC Sport Management Committee and the NEC COVID-19 Medical Advisory Committee.
  • Bulldogs announce All-Decade Team
    November 19, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The Bryant University volleyball program announced its All-Decade Team on Thursday and highlights twelve standout Bulldogs who graced the Black & Gold with success over the past 10 years.
  • Garlacy adds five to class of 2025
    November 14, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University head volleyball coach Theresa Garlacy has announced five signees who will join the Black and Gold for the 2021 fall season in Smithfield.
  • Alexandria Clyburn '14 begins coaching career at MIT
    September 04, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – A 2014 alum of the Bryant University volleyball program, Alexandria Clyburn, is set to begin her coaching career with MIT this season.
  • Volleyball alum Richmeyer starts coaching career at SJRC
    August 30, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University volleyball alum Grace Richmeyer has been named an assistant coach with the St. Johns River State College program in St. Augustine, Florida.
  • Riley James named Boston Herald Player of the Decade
    August 09, 2020
    BOSTON – Bryant University volleyball sophomore Riley James (Pocasset, Mass.) has been selected by the Boston Herald as the state high school Player of the Decade for the 2010s, as announced by the newspaper Sunday.
  • Bulldogs earn pair of AVCA academic honors
    July 20, 2020
    LEXINGTON, Ky. – The Bryant University volleyball program’s consistent academic success was recognized Monday with a pair of honors from the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
  • Knight's campus involvement adds to Bryant experience
    June 23, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University volleyball student-athlete Jenna Knight (Scottsdale, Ariz.) approaches her college experience with a philosophy that suits her well.
  • August volleyball camps canceled
    June 12, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – The 2020 Bryant Volleyball August camps at the Chace Athletic Center have been canceled as a result of the covid-19 pandemic.
  • Gorski, Ward selected as 2020 captains
    March 23, 2020
    SMITHFIELD, R.I. – Bryant University head volleyball coach Theresa Garlacy has announced the program’s captains for the 2020 season, as redshirt-senior Sydney Gorski (Chagrin Falls, Ohio) and senior Erika Ward (Rochester, Mich.) have been elected to the leadership roles by the team and coaching staff.