Women's Volleyball

2019 Whittier College Volleyball News

  • Katelyn Popoff named 2nd Team All-SCIAC
    November 05, 2019
    The 2019 All-Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Women's Volleyball teams were announced Monday following a vote conducted by the league's member head coaches.
  • Volleyball sends off seniors with sweep over Occidental
    November 02, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team sent their seniors off in impressive fashion Saturday night sweeping Occidental College 25-23, 25-15, 25-16.
  • Volleyballs sweeps Pomona-Pitzer; Knocked out of SCIAC Tournament Contention
    November 01, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team earned their second clean sweep of the week as they traveled to Pomona-Pitzer to spoil Senior Night for the Sagehens. They were able to finish quickly pulling out the 25-19, 25-20, 25-20 victory.
  • Frankie Piloto totals 18 kills in sweep over Caltech
    October 29, 2019
    Sophomore Franki Piloto (Ontario, Calif.) led the Whittier College Volleyball team Tuesday night with a career high 18 kills on 36 attempts, while hitting .389 as the Poets swept Caltech 25-22, 25-16, 25-18.
  • Poets fall in straight sets to Chapman
    October 26, 2019
    Chapman University was too much for the Whittier College Volleyball team on the road Saturday as they fell in straight sets 25-20, 25-23, 25-19.
  • Whittier upsets Cal Lutheran in straight sets
    October 22, 2019
    For the first time in program history the Whittier College Volleyball team pulled off an upset sweep over Cal Lutheran University 25-18, 25-19, 25-21.
  • Volleyball stuns La Verne in five-setter
    October 19, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team snapped their six-game losing skid Saturday as they spoiled the University of La Verne’s Homecoming pulling out a tough five-setter 25-20, 21-25, 25-14, 18-25, 15-11.
  • Whittier threatens No. 5 Claremont-M-S
    October 18, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team put together a strong effort Friday night in a four set loss to No. 5 Claremont-M-S 25-13, 27-29, 27-25, 25-17.
  • Poets fall in tough five-setter to Redlands
    October 15, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team looked to get back on track Tuesday night but couldn’t pull off the road victory falling in a five-setter to the University of Redlands 25-19, 22-25, 25-22, 25-27, 15-10.
  • Volleyball pushes Chapman late but falls in four
    October 08, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team provided a push late against Chapman University Tuesday night looking to end their 13-game winning streak but couldn’t complete the comeback as they fell in four sets 25-21, 26-24, 23-25, 25-23.
  • Poets fall to Regals; Losing skid moves to three games
    October 04, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team sat fifth in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) standings going into Friday night as they traveled to Thousand Oaks, Calif. to face California Lutheran University, who sat a spot in front of them. Unfortunately, the Poets weren’t able to pull off the upset as they were swept 25-18, 25-12, 25-23.
  • Whittier vs. La Verne (Highlight Video)
    October 04, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team went the distance with La Verne Tuesday night falling in a SCIAC Showdown.
  • Poets let lead slip away; Fall in five to La Verne
    October 01, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team had nine match-points Tuesday night against the University of La Verne but couldn’t secure any of them as the Leopards weathered the storm to come back to win in five sets inside of the Graham Athletic Center.
  • Winning streak ends at three; Poets fall to No. 4 Claremont-M-S
    September 28, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team faced a tough matchup Saturday night as they took on No. 4 ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. The Poets fell in three, 25-15, 25-14, 25-17 snapping their three-game winning streak.
  • Volleyball wins third straight; Cruise past Redlands 3-0
    September 27, 2019
    Whittier College experienced a different kind of Friday night lights as the volleyball team faced off against the University of Redlands in conference play at the Graham Athletic Center. It was a short evening as the Purple & Gold swept the Bulldogs 25-20, 25-13, 25-15 en route to their third straight victory.
  • Whittier picks up clean sweep over Occidental
    September 24, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team traveled to Occidental College to kick off their second week of conference play Tuesday night. The Purple & Gold picked up the clean sweep 25-20, 25-16, 25-22 to improve back to .500.
  • Katelyn Popoff named SCIAC Offensive Athlete of the Week
    September 23, 2019
    The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athletes of the Week were announced for Volleyball Monday and sophomore Katelyn Popoff (Hacienda Heights, Calif.) was recognized as the Offensive Athlete of the Week.
  • Poets survive in five sets over Pomona-Pitzer
    September 21, 2019
    After losing their conference opener to Caltech on Friday, the Whittier College Volleyball team faced off against Pomona-Pitzer for their home opener Saturday night inside of the Graham Athletic Center.
  • Volleyball falls in four to Caltech
    September 20, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team dropped a tough four-set decision Friday night to Caltech on the road as they opened up Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) play.
  • Whittier sweeps UC Santa Cruz and Puget Sound
    September 14, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team finished up their preseason yesterday on Day 2 of the La Verne Invitational. They pulled off the sweep, beating UC Santa Cruz in four sets and the University of Puget Sound in five, putting them 2-1 on the weekend.
  • Volleyball takes No. 24 Pacific Lutheran to five sets
    September 14, 2019
    Looking to pick up some more preseason wins during their third and final tournament of the season, the Whittier College Volleyball team faced off against No. 24 Pacific Lutheran University in their first match of the La Verne Invitational.
  • Volleyball goes 3-1 at CLU Invite
    September 06, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team completed their weekend going 3-1 at the Cal Lu Fornia Invitational beating Centenary (LA), Colby-Sawyer, and UC Santa Cruz.
  • Poets fall in five to Hardin-Simmons
    August 31, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team looked to rebound on Day 2 action after going 0-2 on Day 1 of the Southwestern University Volleyball Fall Invitational.
  • Volleyball drops two in Texas
    August 30, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team got their 2019 season underway traveling to Texas to the Southwestern University Volleyball Fall Invitational.
  • Volleyball releases 2019 Schedule
    July 24, 2019
    The Whittier College Volleyball team officially released their 2019 schedule Tuesday, which includes three Invitationals and a trip to Georgetown, TX.