Volleyball loses in round of 32

Captains fall to Marymount in Regional Finals The weekend of Nov. 15 was a special one because for the first time since 2014, the Freeman Center was the host site for one of the NCAA Volleyball tournament Regional Championships. Christopher Newport would invite seven other teams from a variety of states: Virginia, Maryland, New York,…

Captains Volleyball sails to a three-peat in CAC championship match

With the win, Volleyball secures guaranteed berth in the NCAA tournament The Capital Athletic Conference volleyball championship match was hosted by #1 seed Christopher Newport University as they hosted #2 seed, the University of Mary Washington. With an automatic spot in the NCAA post season tournament on the line, a victory would secure either teams…

Captains Volleyball closes regular season with CNU Invitational

Volleyball picks up two more wins and a single loss heading into the CAC tournament Captains Volleyball closed out their regular season with the CNU Invitational, inviting three other universities to the Freeman Center to face off against each other over the course of two days. Among the invited were Virginia Wesleyan, Averett University and…

Volleyball storms ahead with two big wins

The Captains won a CAC game and an exhibition against Washington and Lee The Captains Volleyball team celebrated their five seniors on Friday, Oct. 25, as they faced off against York College in Capital Athletic Conference action. With the first and second seeds for the post season tournament already secured by Christopher Newport and the…

Volleyball remains undefeated in CAC

Captains Volleyball bounces back with two conference wins after loss to Stockton University to keep their undefeated record in conference play This last week, Captains Volleyball faced both Southern Virginia University (Oct. 16) and the University of Mary Washington (Oct. 19) in two more highly anticipated matches.  The Captains have already faced both of these…

#20 Katie Piper leads Volleyball to victory

Captains Volleyball gains sole possession of first place in conference standings as Piper registers season high kill tally (17) against the Eagles of Mary Washington Christopher Newport hosted to “rivalry weekend” last Saturday when the University of Mary Washington took a trip down from Fredericksburg to face the Captains in volleyball as well as men’s…