Tuesday, April 30, 2013
The team won the Garden Empire Volleyball Association’s Regional Championship in Club Division.
On Saturday, April 27, the Helios Volleyball Club sent its Girls’ 13 and under team, Helios 13 Malibu, to the Powerzone Volleyball Center in Denville, NJ, to compete in the Regional championship tournament of the Garden Empire Volleyball Association (“GEVA”). The GEVA Region includes all of New Jersey and south eastern New York, and Helios was competing at the Club level of the tournament. The top 12 teams from GEVA competed in Long Island that day at the Open level. Helios started the day shorthanded, with several players injured or unable to join the squad until later in the day, and they looked to be in some danger as they lost their opening match to Rival Volleyball Club out of Long Island. With two more players arriving at that point…
Thursday, October 25, 2012
The girls volleyball team is having a great season. Check out their match against North Brunswick as shown on EBTV.
The girls varisty volleyball team are 23-4 and coming off a 2-0 win over Old Bridge. Last week though, they took on North Brunswick and EBTV was there to catch the action. Follow Patch on Facebook. Visit www.facebook.com/EastBrunswickPatch and like us. You can also find us on Twitter at twitter.com/EBrunswickPatch.
Friday, August 31, 2012
The community college's volleyball team got off the ground this summer, and is scheduled to play their first match on Sept. 8 against Bergen Community College.
Middlesex County College (MCC) has recently added a women's volleyball team to its roster of student athletics, and they are actively gearing up for the start of the season. According to the college, MCC is the fifth community college in the state to offer the sport, joining Atlantic Cape Community College, and Bergen, Passaic and Union County Colleges. “Volleyball is growing in popularity all over the state,” said Bob Wisniewski, the college's athletic director. “We’ll be the fifth community college in New Jersey to offer volleyball, and I suspect that that number will increase in the near future.” Team coach Colleen Masterson said the team is currently practicing multiple times a week, with their first match scheduled for Sept. 8. …
Friday, December 30, 2011
The Helios Volleyball Club has its eyes set on a successful first year.
Sign up now for the first ever season of Helios volleyball! The Helios Volleyball Club is beginning its inaugural season and is accepting registrations for girls born between Sept. 1, 1999 and Aug. 31, 2004. The club started after a clinic at Dideriksen Park in July. The clinic was designed to introduce girls to the sport. Fortunately, interest was so good that the club decided to have a full season, which will begin in late January with sessions taking place Thursday evenings at Frost School. The club is already nearing half-capacity; so all registrations are subject to acceptance by the club. Club founder Charles Sheard said no registration checks will be cashed until registrations are accepted. Sessions will last for one hour for 12 …
Friday, September 9, 2011
Squad coming off 16-9 "down season"
About the only thing one needs to know about the East Brunswick High School girls volleyball team is that Coach Melissa Strauss calls 2010's 16-9 record a "down season for us." That's how good East Brunswick has been. Strauss is entering her seventh season for what has become a very successful program at East Brunswick. In her time with the team, East Brunswick has won the Greater Middlesex Conference championship three times. It has made it to the Group IV semifinals twice and the title game once. "We've had a lot of success," Strauss noted. East Brunswick has the talent to continue winning this season. Sarah Gunia (outside hitter), Kelsey Schuster (setter), Emily Harris (libero, a defensive player) and Abby Patalot (opposite hitter) are …