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Christa Cooper to Lead Charger Volleyball Team

Christa Cooper to Lead Charger Volleyball Team

Ethan Cardona, Staff Writer

February 19, 2019


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, Uncategorized

Christa Cooper has been named head coach of the Charger volleyball program. She is the fourth head coach in the team’s 43-year history. Cooper takes over for interim head coach Robin Salters, who returned to the sideline for New Haven in late September when then-head coach Ana Paula Pego was fo...

Volleyball Loses in East Region Semifinal

Volleyball Loses in East Region Semifinal

Zachary Pincince, Contributing Writer

November 20, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The Chargers volleyball team hosted the NCAA East Regional tournament this past weekend and was awarded the number one seed. On Thursday, the Chargers took on the eighth-seeded Saint Anselm Hawks. The Chargers have seen a lot of Saint Anselm recently, having beat them in a close 3-2 match to close ...

Chargers Fall to St. Anselm in NE-10 Quarter Final

Chargers Fall to St. Anselm in NE-10 Quarter Final

Majelique Lewis, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The Chargers took a tough loss at home to St. Anselm on Tuesday as they were swept in three sets, knocking them out of the NE-10 Tournament.  The Chargers entered the tournament as the number one seed. The Chargers now fall to 25-5 on the season as they await the NCAA selection show on Sunday Nov. ...

Getting to Know Ruby Fera

Getting to Know Ruby Fera

Ethan Cardona, Contributing Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Ruby Fera is a freshman business major from Seattle Washington and an outside hitter for the women’s volleyball team. Fera was named the Seattle Times’ Player of the Year and Metro league MVP in 2017, following her senior season at Ballard High School. She was also given the Scholar Athlete award...

Chargers Volleyball Bounces Back

Chargers Volleyball Bounces Back

Majelique Lewis, Contributing Writer

October 19, 2018


Filed under Sports

Charger’s volleyball took their fourth loss of the season and broke their 10-match win streak after facing Adelphi, Oct. 9. They also broke the Chargers’ 29-game winning streak vs an NE-10 opponent dating back to 2016.   Kali Greathead was the bright spot in a tough loss; she led the team with 15 kills. Grea...

Nowicki, Rios Leading Way Toward Volleyball Success

Nowicki, Rios Leading Way Toward Volleyball Success

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

October 3, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Chargers volleyball has been nothing short of dominant  this season. So far, volleyball has gotten off to a 6-0 start in NE-10 conference play while going 15-3 overall. This early success can be attributed to the overall play of the team. The Chargers currently lead the NE-10 Conference in assis...

Ana Pego Out as Volleyball Coach Amid Immigration Issue

Ana Pego Out as Volleyball Coach Amid Immigration Issue

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, This Week's Top Stories

On Friday, it was confirmed by the University of New Haven’s athletics director that Ana Pego will no longer be the women’s volleyball coach. Former coach and current deputy director of athletics Robin Salters will replace Pego as the interim head coach. Before her leaving, Pego coached the team to...

Volleyball Extends Streak to Six games

Volleyball Extends Streak to Six games

Chris DiGeronimo, Sports Editor

September 25, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Women’s volleyball took the court against Saint Rose on Sept 20 to finish off their three-game home stint. The Chargers were challenged in the first set as they went down 20-15 , and again when Saint Rose took control later on in the set going up 24-21, threatening a match point. But, the Char...

Charger’s Volleyball Dominate in First Conference Game

Charger’s Volleyball Dominate in First Conference Game

Zachary Pincince, Contributing Writer

September 19, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

The Charger’s volleyball team took a bus ride down to Worcester, Mass., to take on the Assumption Greyhounds Sept. 11. The Chargers came into the match with an overall record of 8-3, while Assumption was 0-6. This was the first conference match for both teams and right out of the gate, the Chargers t...

Volleyball starts off strong

Volleyball starts off strong

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

September 6, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics

Women’s volleyball was in midseason form on Saturday (Sept 1) as they swept the East Stroudsburg Invitational. The Chargers only lost one set to host East Stroudsburg, while sweeping Jefferson, Queens College, and Caldwell University three sets to none. The Chargers are now 6-2 overall in the youn...

New Haven Chargers Kick off Fall 2018 Season

New Haven Chargers Kick off Fall 2018 Season

Chris DiGeronimo, Staff Writer

August 30, 2018


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, Uncategorized

The 2017 season brought Charger fans a lot of excitement, and fans will be treated to the return of the defending NE-10 and NCAA Division II East Region Champion women’s volleyball team, along with men’s and women’s soccer, women’s tennis, and the second season of women’s field hockey. Last year...

Phi Set Spike!

Elissa Sanci

November 12, 2014


Filed under Campus News and Events, University of New Haven

The first ever Phi Set Spike! was held Saturday, Nov. 8 in the Beckerman Recreation Center. The event, which was held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., was hosted by the sisters of Phi Sigma Sigma sorority in order to raise money for their philanthropy. Phi Set Spike! is a volleyball tournament; the sisters are ...

Chargers Chosen Atop Northeast-10 Coaches’ Preseason Poll

Charger Athletics

September 3, 2014


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports, University of New Haven

SOUTH EASTON, Mass. – The two-time defending Northeast-10 Conference champion University of New Haven women’s volleyball team was voted atop the 2014 NE-10 Coaches’ Preseason Poll, as announced today by the conference office. The Chargers have won four NE-10 Championships and six consecutive NE-10...

Women’s Athlete of the Week

Chris Schnabel

November 20, 2013


Filed under Charger Athletics, Sports

Saying Goodbye to Amber Cannady - Volleyball Amber Cannady has done a lot in her four years at the University of New Haven. Last year she led the Chargers through the playoffs and all the way to the elite-8. She is all over the record books, stacking up with some of the best that have ever stepp...

Women’s Athlete of the Week Amber Cannady – Volleyball

Chris Schnabel

October 16, 2013


Filed under Sports

Chris Schnabel: You’re back as player of the week. How does it feel to be playing so well? You have received this award multiple times. Amber Cannady: “It’s a nice pat on the back, but I don’t take anything statistically too seriously because each game is a different game, it’s a different d...

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