2017 Men's Volleyball News

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    March 22, 2017
    Thorne Kills Career-High 21 in Nighthawks 3-1 Win at SVC Nighthawks junior Joshua Thorne (Oxford, Conn.) finished with a career-high 21 kills to go along with 13 digs, helping the Nighthawks to a 3-1 (25-23, 21-25, 25-19, 25-20) victory over the Southern Vermont Mountaineers on Wednesday evening at The Mountaineer Athletic Center in New England Collegiate Conference action.
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    March 21, 2017
    Volleyball Starts Back-to-Back Games at Pine Manor The schedule is tightening up for Nighthawks men's volleyball as Newbury prepares for two matches in two days starting Tuesday evening at Pine Manor College. The Gators are 5-5 in their first season in program history, including a three-game winning streak in early February. The Nighthawks broke through for their first victory of March on Saturday morning vs. Dean College. The Nighthawks have a quick turnaround after this match, having to travel to Southern Vermont on Wednesday for conference play.
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    March 21, 2017
    Balanced Offense Lifts Nighthawks Over Gators, 3-0 The offensive attack of the Nighthawks remained balanced throughout the evening, helping the Nighthawks to a 3-0 (29-27, 25-23, 25-15) victory over the Pine Manor Gators on Tuesday night at Brunelli Court.
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    March 18, 2017
    Thorne, Sepe Combine For 23 Kills in Sweep of Bulldogs Nighthawks junior Joshua Thorne (Oxford, Mass.) finished with a match-high 13 kills, while also adding six digs and three aces, helping to lift the Newbury Nighthawks to a straight sets victory over the Dean Bulldogs (25-5, 25-13, 25-14) on Saturday morning in non-conference play at Pappas Gymnasium.
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    March 17, 2017
    Nighthawks Seek Return to Winning Ways vs. Dean Prior to Spring Break was the last time the Nighthawks saw the win column in 2017 but a great chance arises on Saturday morning as they welcome the Dean College Bulldogs to Pappas Gymnasium for a non-conference match. The Nighthawks are 1-0 this season against the Bulldogs, earning a 3-0 win on Feb. 15 at Dean College.
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    March 16, 2017
    Volleyball Falls 3-0 in NECC Battle With Elms A balanced offensive attack of six kills each by senior Qua'Sean Crowe (Stamford, Conn.) and freshman David Hernadez (Springfield, Mass.) led the Elms College Blazers to a 3-0 (25-15, 25-22, 25-12) New England Collegiate Conference over the Newbury Nighthawks on Thursday evening at Pappas Gymnasium.
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    March 15, 2017
    Nighthawks Welcome Blazers for Mid-Season Showdown A match originally scheduled for Tuesday night was forced to move 48 hours to Thursday night as the Elms College Blazers travel across the state to Brookline to face the Newbury Nighthawks at Pappas Gymnasium. Both teams have been out of competition for 12 days due to Spring Break for both schools. In non-trimatch situations, the Nighthawks come in at 2-2, the Blazers are 6-4 in such situations. Elms has won seven of their last 10 matches overall.
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    March 04, 2017
    Men's Volleyball Drops Both on Tri-Match Saturday In the final matches before Spring Break, the Nighthawks walked away Saturday afternoon with a pair of straight set losses to New England Collegiate Conference rival Regis College and to the Mount Ida Mustangs. Regis took home a pair of straight set wins; the Mustangs split the day at 1-1.
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    March 01, 2017
    Nighthawks Travel to Endicott to Battle NECC's Top Team Winners of their last two New England Collegiate Conference games, the Nighthawks travel to the team sitting atop the NECC standings; the 8-8 (3-0 NECC) Endicott Gulls. Three of the next four matches are in the NECC for the Nighthawks, a critical stretch to stay in the top half of the standings. The Gulls enter winning fourth straight, including three in a row against NECC teams.
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    March 01, 2017
    Nighthawks Fall to Gulls in Straight Sets The Endicott men's volleyball remained unbeaten in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) play after the Gulls upended Newbury 3-0 (25-8, 25-14, 25-10) on Wednesday evening inside MacDonald Gymnasium. It was Endicott's fourth consecutive conference victory and fifth straight win overall.
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    February 25, 2017
    Men's Volleyball Split A Pair on Tri-Match Saturday Nighthawks men's volleyball split a pair of games on Saturday afternoon at Pappas Gymnasium, a victory over New England Collegiate Conference for Southern Vermont and a loss to non-conference Mount Ida College. Mount Ida took a pair of wins on Saturday, while the Mountaineers lost their two matches on Saturday.
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    February 22, 2017
    Nighthawks Finish Lynx in Straight Set Sweep Nighthawks junior Joshua Thorne (Oxford, Conn.) finished the evening with a game-high 13 kills, while hitting at .706 and five aces, as the Newbury Nighthawks defeated the Lesley Lynx 3-0, for their first win of the conference season in New England Collegiate Conference play.
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    February 18, 2017
    Nighthawks Volleyball Drops a Pair on Tri-Match Saturday A pair of matches went against the Nighthawks on Saturday afternoon as they fell to Johnson & Wales (RI) and Wentworth, 3-0, on tri-match Saturday, hosted by Wentworth at the Tansey Gymnasium.
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    February 15, 2017
    Nighthawks Break Through For Season's First Win Nighthawks junior Joshua Thorne (Oxford, Conn.) recorded a game-high nine kills and six service aces as the Nighthawks earned their first win of the season, a 3-0 victory over the Dean College Bulldogs, Wednesday night at Pieri Gym.
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    February 12, 2017
    Winter Wreaking Havoc; Postpones Volleyball vs. Pine Manor Yet another winter storm is impacting the Boston area, this time producing potential blizzard conditions, forcing the postponement of the Nighthawks Men's Volleyball match vs. Pine Manor on Monday evening.
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    February 07, 2017
    Nighthawks Drop Second Straight to Lions Lions sophomore Mark Piorkowski (Montclair, N.J.) finished with a team-high nine kills, in a balanced attack match for the Emerson College Lions, who took down the Newbury Nighthawks 3-0 on Tuesday night at Pappas Gymnasium, with sets scores of 25-14, 25-12, 25-23.
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    February 06, 2017
    Home Opener for Men's Volleyball vs. Emerson Tuesday night is the home opener for the Nighthawks as they welcome Emerson College to Pappas Gymnasium; the second straight game the Nighthawks have faced the Lions. The Nighthawks are looking for their first win of the season, sitting at 0-2. The Lions started the season 3-0 before dropping the second half of a tri-match at home to MIT. The Lions walked away with a 3-1 win in the first meeting between these teams a week ago.
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    January 31, 2017
    Nighthawks Fall to Lions in Front Half of Home-and-Home Behind sophomore Win Kittivatcharapong (Bangkok, Thailand) match-high 17 kills and seven aces, the Emerson men's volleyball team notched its second straight victory in a 3-1 win over the visiting Newbury College Nighthawks in a non-conference matchup on Tuesday night. Emerson took the first set (25-10) before Newbury evened the match (25-20), but the Lions went on the take the final two sets (26-5, 25-15).
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    January 30, 2017
    First of a Home-and-Home for Nighthawks and Lions Tuesday night the Newbury Nighthawks will travel across the city for their first out of conference match this season as they prepare to battle the Emerson Lions. The Nighthawks enter the match at 0-1 following a five-set loss at Eastern Nazarene last Thursday. The Lions are 1-0 early this season after a 3-0 win against Pine Manor on Saturday.
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    January 26, 2017
    Nighthawks Drop Five Setter in Season Opener The Eastern Nazarene College men’s volleyball team posted a come-from-behind victory in the program’s inaugural match, knocking off Newbury 3-2 Thursday evening at the Lahue Physical Education Center.
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    January 24, 2017
    Nighthawks Volleyball Announces Final Schedule The men’s volleyball season begins Thursday with a trip to Eastern Nazarene College, not only kicking off the season for the Nighthawks, but also marking the start of the New England Collegiate Conference schedule. Eastern Nazarene placed sixth in preseason polling as they enter the NECC for their first season of competition.
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    January 11, 2017
    Men's Volleyball Voted Fourth in Preseason Poll Endicott College enters the season looking for their fifth straight NECC Men's Volleyball Title, while being named the favorite to do just that, according to today's New England Collegiate Conference Preseason Men's Volleyball Poll.