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November 17, 2017
Tigers Return to National Championship Match for Third Time in Six Years
The Tigers swept the Knights on their home floor, as seven of the last eight national title games have included either Calvin or Wittenberg.

November 16, 2017
KAREN WILDEMANN WINS ELITE 90™ AWARD FOR NCAA DIVISION III WOMEN’S VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP
Karen Wildemann, a Junior at Wittenberg University, is the recipient of the Elite 90 award for the 2017 NCAA Division III Women’s Volleyball Championship.

November 16, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Headed Back to NCAA Semifinals
The Tigers trip to the national semifinal is the sixth time that Wittenberg has made the Final Four, and the third time in the last six seasons.

November 14, 2017
Wildemann Named to AVCA's All-America First Team, Fischer Honorable Mention
Wittenberg junior setter Karen Wildemann earned AVCA First-Team All-America honors after putting together an impressive junior campaign. Wildemann was most recently named the Most Valuable Player of the Great Lakes Regional last weekend after the Tigers ran through match-play to earn a spot in the Elite 8 on November 16.

November 12, 2017
#3 Wittenberg Claims Regional Title and Spot in Elite Eight
The Tiger's victory is their eighth regional championship in Wittenberg women's volleyball history, as the team most recently won the region in 2015.

November 11, 2017
#3 Wittenberg Volleyball Advances to Regional Championship Match
#3 Wittenberg women’s volleyball defeated #19 Juniata 3-1 as the Tigers advanced to the NCAA Regional Championship.

November 10, 2017
#3 Wittenberg Women's Volleyball Advances to Second Round of NCAA Regional
#3 Wittenberg women’s volleyball opened NCAA Regional play against Penn State Behrend on Friday afternoon, as the Tigers disposed of the Lions in decisive fashion 3-0.

November 9, 2017
Cox, Fischer, and Wildemann Named AVCA All-Region
Maddie Fischer (First Team), Karen Wildemann (First Team) and Aubrey Cox (Honorable Mention) all earned Great Lakes All-Region recognition, helping lead the Tigers to a 22-2 record thus far in 2017.

November 7, 2017
Tigers vs. Lions in the Opening Round of NCAA Tournament
#4 Wittenberg women’s volleyball is coming off their 11th straight NCAC title, as the Tigers will have a quick trip up interstate 70 to compete in their NCAA Regional.

November 4, 2017
#4 Women's Volleyball Claims 11th Straight NCAC Tournament Title
The Tigers title is their 23rd NCAC volleyball tournament title, the most in the league, as Paco Labrador’s team has booked their ticket to the Division III NCAA Volleyball Tournament.

November 3, 2017
Fischer Named NCAC Player of the Year, Labrador NCAC Coach of the Year
Maddie Fischer and Paco Labrador highlighted the 2017 All-NCAC Teams on Friday night, as the awards were announced by the conference office after the completion of the first round of NCAC Tournament Matches.

October 28, 2017
#1 Tigers Winning Streak Snapped at 20; Conclude Regular Season at 20-2
#1 The Wittenberg Tiger’s women’s volleyball team took their firs stumble of the year, as the team fell to Carthage and Wisconsin Eau-Claire on Saturday afternoon. The Tigers defeated Elmhurst, a program that is usually in the AVCA Top-25, the night before for the team’s 20th consecutive win.

October 25, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Drops Kenyon, Set to Host NCAC Tournament on November 3 and 4
Wittenberg concludes NCAC play with an 8-0 record, as the Tigers have gone undefeated in NCAC play the last seven seasons.

October 21, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Cruises Past Wooster on Senior (Maddie Fischer) Day
#1 Wittenberg women's volleyball honored their lone senior, Maddie Fischer, on Saturday, before making quick work of the Wooster Fighting Scots. The Tigers senior day festivities were parlayed with a 25-9, 25-13 and 25-15 drubbing of Wooster, propelling the Tigers to 18-0 (7-0), in an all-around dominant performance.

October 17, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Takes Down DePauw in Five
Wittenberg came back from down 2-1 to win the match 3-2 to the tune of 23-25, 25-14, 18-25, 29-27 and 15-13.

October 9, 2017
Maddie Fischer Earns NCAC Player of the Week Spotlight
Maddie Fischer helps Wittenberg volleyball remain unbeaten during two road matches over the weekend.

October 7, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Remains Unblemished with Two NCAC Road Wins
#1 Wittenberg women’s volleyball improved to 15-0 with a weekend road-trip to Hiram on Friday night, and Allegheny on Saturday.

September 30, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Defeats OWU and JCU in Straight Sets
#1 Wittenberg women’s volleyball improved to 13-0 with two wins in straight sets against Ohio based opponents on Friday and Saturday night.  The Tigers defeated the Ohio Wesleyan Battling Bishops on Friday night to improve to 2-0 in NCAC play, and then turned around and defeated the Blue Streaks of John Carroll on Saturday night to get to 13-0.

September 23, 2017
#1 Wittenberg Takes Two at Tri-Match
The Tigers made quick work of Oberlin in the first match, winning 3-0, and disposed of Muskingum 3-1 in their second match, as the Tigers now sit unblemished at 11-0.

September 19, 2017
Tigers Nation's New #1 Team in AVCA Coaches Top-25 Poll
Wittenberg women’s volleyball was ranked #1 in this week’s AVCA Top-25 Coaches Poll.

September 16, 2017
#3 Tigers March On to 9-0 at Fall Classic
#3 Wittenberg women’s volleyball ran the gauntlet, at their annual Fall Classic tournament on Friday and Saturday, as the Tigers remained undefeated following the end of the weekend.

September 15, 2017
#3 Wittenberg Blows Past Clarkson
#3 Wittenberg improved to 7-0 with a 3-0 clean-sweep of the Clarkson Golden Knights on Friday night.

September 13, 2017
#3 Wittenberg Women's Volleyball Poised for Big Homecoming Weekend
Women's volleyball plays host to the Fall Classic this weekend, and a celebration of Beth Nowicki Schneider's induction into the Hall of Honor.

September 9, 2017
#4 Wittenberg Moves to 6-0
#4 Wittenberg women’s volleyball continued to roll, as the Tigers won both of their matches on Saturday to improve to 6-0.  

September 5, 2017
Wildemann Named NCAC Player of the Week

September 2, 2017
#11 Tigers Upset #2 Emory in Five Set Thriller
Down two set to none, Wittenberg rattled off three straight sets to upset the Eagles.

September 2, 2017
#11 Wittenberg Defeats Johns Hopkins to Cap-Off 3-0 Weekend
After defeating #2 Emory earlier in the day on Saturday, #11 Wittenberg was not done yet, as the Tigers squared off against Johns Hopkins University in the final contest of the 2017 Courtyard Marriott National Invitational.

September 1, 2017
#11 Wittenberg Women's Volleyball Opens 2017 with 3-1 Victory
#11 Wittenberg women’s volleyball opened the 2017 campaign with a 3-1 victory over Illinois Wesleyan University.

August 15, 2017
Wittenberg Women's Volleyball Ranked 11th in AVCA Preseason Poll
The Tigers closed out the 2016 season with their 22nd regular season North Coast Athletic Conference championship, before winning their 10th consecutive NCAC tournament title.