2016-17 Headlines

June 13, 2017
Thompson Named Head Men's Volleyball Coach
A native of Elk Grove, Ill., Thompson most recently spent the last four years (2014-2017) as an assistant coach for the NCAA Men’s Div. III team at Carthage College. During his tenure, the team won four regular season conference championship, two conference tournaments and was selected to go to the NCAA Men’s Div. III Championships twice.

April 8, 2017
Tigers Wrap Up Regular Season with Split Against North Central
Wittenberg’s 2017 campaign featured a stretch from March to April where the Tigers went 10-5, and found their groove offensively, racking up MCVL conference victoires along the way.

April 1, 2017
Three Wins Highlights Tiger's Big Saturday
Wittenberg men’s volleyball put together a perfect day, defeating Olivet in three sets, Illinois Tech in three sets, and Olivet again in three sets.

March 25, 2017
Tigers Grow Against Nation's Top Competition Over the Weekend
Wittenberg squared off against #14 Dominican and #3 Stevens, before ending the weekend against MCVL opponent Benedictine.

March 18, 2017
Tigers Back on Track with 3-0 Win Over Illinois Tech
Wittenberg controlled the pace in a three set victory; 25-9, 25-22, and 25-18. The non-conference win puts the Tigers at 9-12 overall in 2017, with key MCVL matches on the horizon in the upcoming weeks.

March 17, 2017
Tigers Fall to #7 Carthage in MCVL Action
The Tigers held their own against one of the nation’s top contenders, but eventually fell to the Reds of Carthage College; 25-12, 25-19, and 25-22.

March 14, 2017
Tigers Win Five Set Thriller Over MSJ
Wittenberg men’s volleyball won the battle of Ohio in the MCVL on Tuesday night, as the Tigers dropped the talented MSJ Cougars 3-2 at Pam Evans Smith Arena.

March 11, 2017
Tigers Cruise Past Adrian in Straight Sets for Fourth Straight Win
Wittenberg dominated in straight sets; 25-13, 25-19 and 25-17 inside the gymnasium of Emmanuel Christian High School.

March 10, 2017
Men's Volleyball Edges Out Benedictine in Five Sets
Wittenberg men’s volleyball remained red-hot in MCVL play on Friday night. The Tigers needed five sets to dispose of the Eagles from Benedictine after dropping the first two sets, but at the end of the day, the young team finished the job.

March 4, 2017
Tigers Win Second Straight MCVL Match with Win Over Greenville
Ohio—Wittenberg men’s basketball dominated the day, dropping Greenville 3-1 for their second straight MCVL win in as many days.

March 3, 2017
Tigers Drop Fontbonne 3-0
Wittenberg men’s volleyball moved to 2-5 in MCVL play on Friday night, as the Tigers dropped Fontbonne (25-22, 28-26, 25-20) inside Pam Evans Smith Arena.

February 12, 2017
Hesterman Named Co-Defensive Player of the Week by MCVL
Hesterman earned his first career honors from the MCVL after a impressive match against Loras.

January 27, 2017
Tigers Fall in Three Sets to Juniata
The Tigers hung tight with the national powerhouse early on, but could not keep up with the Eagles, falling 3-0; 25-23, 25-14, and 25-20.

January 21, 2017
Men's Volleyball Opens Up 2017 Campaign With Three-Win Weekend
The Tigers opened up tournament play with back-to-back 3-0 wins on Friday night against HIlbert and Lincoln Memorial to kick off the festivities.