Posts Tagged ‘MBU Volleyball’

THREE-PEAT: Defending Their Title

For the third year in a row Missouri Baptist University is hosting the NAIA Men’s Volleyball National Championship. In addition to large live crowds at the SRC, games will be streaming on the NAIA Network and also ESPN3. The Spartans, who have won the coveted championship two years in a row, have their work cut out for them as they go for an unprecedented three straight.

Photo by Lynn Tyler

MBU Volleyball vs. St. Louis College of Pharmacy

The Spartans played for something on Wednesday that was bigger than just winning a conference game. As the women took down St. Louis College of Pharmacy easily in three sets, they also brought awareness to thyroid cancer and raised over $2,000 in memory of Mike Brendel.


Photos by Ryan Rerich

NO ONE FIGHTS ALONE – The Fight Against Thyroid Cancer. The dunk booth, along with the volleyball game, supported the the fight on Wednesday, Sept. 30.

MBU Volleyball vs. Lindenwood-Belleville

The Spartans swept the Lynx in three straight sets on Thursday, Oct. 1, to remain undefeated in the American Midwest Conference play.


Photos by Ryan Rerich

Haley Pouliezos, senior libero from Imperial, Mo., saves the Spartans from losing a point as the crowd looks on anxiously.


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