2016-17 Michigan Tech Volleyball News

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    February 17, 2017
    Pohlod Receives GLIAC Commissioner’s Award Michigan Tech volleyball player Rachel Pohlod was one of the six female recipients of the 2016 Fall GLIAC Commissioner’s Award the league announced on Friday (Feb. 17). Six male and six female student-athletes that excel academically and on the fields of play are presented after the fall, winter, and spring athletic seasons with the award.
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    December 15, 2016
    Volleyball Hands Out Team Awards; Ficek and Pohlod Named MVP The Michigan Tech volleyball team recently handed out its team awards. Seniors Aubrey Ficek and Rachel Pohlod were named co-Most Valuable Players, junior Stephanie Dietrich was named the Most Improved Player for the second time in her career, Kristine Fink received the Harold Meese Sportsmanship Award, and Elle Heinonen took home the Digger Award.
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    December 07, 2016
    Pohlod Named Academic All-American Rachel Pohlod of the Michigan Tech volleyball team was named to the CoSIDA Academic All-America® Second Team Wednesday (Dec. 7) as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America.
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    November 21, 2016
    Volleyball Signs DeMarchi, Ghormley, Utlak for 2017 Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings today announced that three players – Laura DeMarchi (Milan, Italy), Olivia Ghormley (Oneida, Wis.), and Megan Utlak (Parma, Ohio) – have signed National Letters of Intent to join the Huskies for the 2017 season.
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    November 20, 2016
    Three Huskies Named All-GLIAC; Pohlod First Team Selection Three Michigan Tech volleyball players were named All-GLIAC Saturday (Nov. 19) evening. Rachel Pohlod was named to the First Team, Aubrey Ficek Second Team, and Stephanie Dietrich Honorable Mention.
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    November 16, 2016
    Volleyball Season Ends in Five Set Thriller at SVSU The Michigan Tech volleyball team had its 2016 season come to an end in a five-set thriller at Saginaw Valley State in the quarterfinal round of the GLIAC Tournament Wednesday (Nov. 16). The Huskies and Cardinals battled to extra points in the first four sets at Hamilton Gymnasium, and it was the home team winning 15-12 in the fifth to advance to the GLIAC Semifinals.
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    November 12, 2016
    Volleyball Sweeps LSSU to Finish Regular Season The Michigan Tech volleyball swept Lake Superior State 3-0 Saturday (Nov. 12) afternoon at the SDC Gym to finish the regular season. The Huskies won 25-18, 25-11, and 25-15 on Senior Day.
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    November 12, 2016
    Volleyball Highlights vs. LSSU Saturday Michigan Tech swept LSSU 3-0 Saturday to wrap up the regular season.
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    November 12, 2016
    Matt Jennings After Tech's Sweep of LSSU Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about his team's 3-0 sweep of LSSU Saturday.
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    November 11, 2016
    Volleyball Falls to Hot SVSU Team The Michigan Tech volleyball team fell 3-1 to Saginaw Valley State Friday (Nov. 11) at the SDC Gym. The Cardinals won 25-21, 15-25, 25-13, and 26-24. The Huskies are now 15-14 on the season and 10-6 in the GLIAC.
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    November 11, 2016
    Matt Jennings Postgame Interview (Saginaw Valley) Michigan Tech Head Coach Matt Jennings talks about Friday night's GLIAC match against Saginaw Valley State.
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    November 09, 2016
    Volleyball Ranked Ninth in Midwest Region The Michigan Tech volleyball team is No. 9 in the latest NCAA Midwest Regional Rankings that were released Wednesday (Nov. 9). The Huskies are 15-13 overall, 10-5 in the GLIAC, and have won four in a row and six of their last seven.
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    November 09, 2016
    Football Fans Can Watch Volleyball For Free This Weekend Michigan Tech football fans can take in both volleyball matches free this weekend with their football game ticket.
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    November 05, 2016
    Pohlod Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team Rachel Pohlod from the Michigan Tech volleyball team has been named to the CoSIDA Academic All-District First Team. The senior setter from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania has a 3.99 grade-point average in mechanical engineering.
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    November 05, 2016
    Volleyball Wins Fourth Straight Saturday The Michigan Tech volleyball team won its fourth straight Saturday (Nov. 5) with a 3-1 victory over Hillsdale at the SDC Gym. The Huskies won 25-13, 25-16, 22-25, and 25-21 to improve to 15-13 overall and 10-5 in the GLIAC.
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    November 05, 2016
    Matt Jennings After Tech's Win Over Hillsdale Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about his team's 3-1 win over Hillsdale Saturday.
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    November 05, 2016
    Volleyball Highlights vs. Hillsdale Saturday Michigan Tech defeated Hillsdale 3-1 Saturday to win its fourth straight. The Huskies host SVSU and LSSU to wrap up the regular season next weekend.
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    November 04, 2016
    Volleyball Sweeps Northwood Friday The Michigan Tech volleyball team defeated Northwood Friday (Nov. 4) to pick up its seventh 3-0 sweep of the season and improve to 14-13 overall and 9-5 in the GLIAC. The Huskies won 25-13, 25-23, and 25-23.
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    November 04, 2016
    Volleyball Highlights vs. Northwood Friday Michigan Tech swept Northwood Friday at the SDC Gym. The Huskies host Hillsdale Saturday.
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    November 04, 2016
    Matt Jennings Postgame Interview (Northwood) Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about his team's second straight 3-0 sweep as the Huskies defeated Northwood Friday.
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    November 01, 2016
    Volleyball Sweeps NMU Tuesday The Michigan Tech volleyball team made quick work of Northern Michigan on Tuesday (Nov. 1) evening with a 3-0 sweep of the Wildcats from the SDC Gym. The Huskies improved to 13-13 overall and 8-5 in the GLIAC.
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    November 01, 2016
    Volleyball Highlights vs. NMU Michigan Tech swept NMU 3-0 Tuesday (Nov. 1) at the SDC Gym. The Huskies improved to 13-13 overall and 8-5 in the GLIAC.
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    November 01, 2016
    Volleyball Week Preview - November 1 Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about his team's upcoming week. The Huskies host Northern Michigan Tuesday and Northwood and Hillsdale over the weekend.
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    November 01, 2016
    Matt Jennings After Tech's Sweep of NMU Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about his team's 3-0 sweep of NMU Tuesday (Nov. 1) from the SDC Gym.
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    October 31, 2016
    Volleyball Returns Home For Three Matches The Michigan Tech volleyball team hosts three opponents at the SDC Gym this week, beginning with a 6:30 p.m. match against Northern Michigan Tuesday (Nov. 1). The Huskies also host Northwood Friday and Hillsdale Saturday.
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    October 29, 2016
    Volleyball Ends Road Schedule With Win at Grand Valley The Michigan Tech volleyball team picked up an important 3-1 win over Grand Valley State Saturday (Oct. 29) in its final road match of the regular season. With the win, the Huskies moved into a two-way tie for third place in the GLIAC standings with a 7-5 record.
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    October 28, 2016
    Vote Ficek HERO of the Week Michigan Tech volleyball fans can vote Aubrey Ficek as the D2 Volleyball HERO of the Week. You have until 1 p.m. Friday (Oct. 28) to place your vote.
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    October 28, 2016
    Volleyball Falls to No. 21 Ferris State Friday The Michigan Tech volleyball team fell in a close 3-1 match at No. 21 Ferris State on Friday night inside FSU's Ewigleben Sports Arena.
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    October 24, 2016
    Ficek Named GLIAC North Player of the Week Michigan Tech’s Aubrey Ficek was named the GLIAC North Division Player of the Week on Monday (Oct. 24) after leading the Huskies to a 2-0 weekend at the SDC Gym.
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    October 22, 2016
    Volleyball Sweeps Home Weekend With 3-0 Win Over ODU The Michigan Tech volleyball team swept Ohio Dominican on Saturday (Oct. 22) to wrap up a successful home weekend. The Huskies won 25-15, 25-21, and 25-18 to move to 11-12 overall and 6-4 in the GLIAC.
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    October 22, 2016
    Volleyball Highlights - Tech vs. ODU Michigan Tech swept Ohio Dominican 3-0 at the SDC Gym on Saturday (Oct. 22).
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    October 22, 2016
    Matt Jennings After Tech Swept ODU Michigan Tech volleyball coach Matt Jennings talks about his team's 3-0 sweep of Ohio Dominican on Saturday (Oct. 22).
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    October 21, 2016
    Volleyball Wins in Five Over Lake Erie The Michigan Tech volleyball team played in its seventh five-set match of the season, this time coming out victorious over Lake Erie Friday at the SDC Gym. The Huskies improved to 10-12 overall and 5-4 in the GLIAC and host Ohio Dominican Saturday.
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    October 21, 2016
    Matt Jennings Postgame Interview (Lake Erie) Michigan Tech Head Volleyball Coach Matt Jennings talks about the 3-2 come from behind victory over Lake Erie Friday night.
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    October 21, 2016
    Volleyball Highlights vs. Lake Erie Friday Michigan Tech defeated Lake Erie 3-2 Friday night at the SDC Gym. The Huskies host Ohio Dominican Saturday.
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    October 19, 2016
    Volleyball to Host Kills for Cancer This Weekend The Michigan Tech volleyball team is hosting a Kills for Cancer weekend at the SDC Gym. The Huskies host Lake Erie Friday and Ohio Dominican Saturday.
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    October 15, 2016
    Volleyball Splits Saturday at Crossover Tournament The Michigan Tech volleyball team split a pair of matches at the Midwest Regional Crossover Saturday (Oct. 15). The Huskies won 3-2 over Quincy in their early match and fell 3-0 to Rockhurst to wrap up the tournament.
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    October 14, 2016
    Volleyball Falls in Opener at Midwest Crossover The Michigan Tech volleyball team opened its weekend at the Midwest Regional Crossover Tournament with a 3-1 loss to Cedarville on Friday (Oct. 14). The Huskies won the first set 25-19 before dropping the next three 25-21, 25-17, and 25-20.
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    October 08, 2016
    Volleyball Splits in West Virginia Saturday The Michigan Tech volleyball team split a pair of matches from Wheeling Jesuit University on Saturday (Oct. 8). The Huskies defeated Fairmont State in their 3 p.m. match but fell 3-0 to No. 5-ranked Wheeling Jesuit.
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    October 07, 2016
    Volleyball Takes Down Walsh in Four Friday The Michigan Tech volleyball team got back in the win column with a 3-1 victory over Walsh on Friday (Oct. 7). The Huskies won the first two sets before dropping the third in extra points. They closed out the match in the fourth 25-20 to move to 7-9 overall and 4-4 in the GLIAC.
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