Complete Match Notes
SIUE (8-16, 7-5 OVC) vs. Southeast Missouri (14-11, 6-6 OVC)
Fri., Nov. 2 - 6:30 p.m.
Series: SIUE leads 12-7
SIUE (8-16, 7-5 OVC) vs. UT Martin (12-14, 5-7 OVC)
Sat., Nov. 3 - 2 p.m.
Series: SIUE leads 11-8
LAST TIME OUT: SIUE won its fourth straight match and moved into fourth place in the Ohio Valley Conference standings with a four-set win over Tennessee State.
BACK-TO-BACK AWARD WINNER: Hope Everett was named the OVC Newcomer of the Week for the second consecutive week. She recorded 34 kills and a .391 hitting percentage in wins over Eastern Illinois and Tennessee State.
PREVIOUSLY VS. SOUTHEAST MISSOURI: SIUE defeated Southeast Missouri in four sets (9/29). Rachel McDonald led four SIUE players in double figures kills with 19.
PREVIOUSLY VS. UT MARTIN: McDonald was named OVC Player of the Week after she completed the Southeast Missouri-UT Martin weekend with a .320 hitting percentage and 43 kills. SIUE bested UT Martin in four sets.
BEST IN THE OVC: McDonald now has the top two matches in the OVC in kills with 30 against EIU and 24 (tied) against UT Martin.
DIG IT: SIUE's defense set a record for the Division I era with 112 digs against EIU. SIUE libero Jordyn Klein set a new career high with 29 digs.
PREVIEWING SOUTHEAST MISSOURI: Redhawks setter Claire Ochs is fifth in the OVC in assists per set (10.04). The Redhawks have lost their last three matches.
PREVIEWING UT MARTIN: The Skyhawks fell to league-leading Austin Peay and Murray State last weekend. UT Martin's Hannah Phillips is eighth among hitters with a .283 hitting percentage in league play.
GETTING IT DONE AT HOME: SIUE is 7-2 this season at home as well as 19-4 under Head Coach Kendall Paulus. The Cougars are 6-0 in OVC home matches.
AN ASSIST ON THE PLAY: In OVC-only matches, SIUE leads the league in assists with 13.43 per set.
GOING FIVE: SIUE is 2-0 this season in five-set matches.
ON THE BLOCK: Everett leads the Cougars in blocks with 10 solo blocks and 54 block assists. She is ranked sixth in the OVC.
FLYING SOLO: Mallory Nicholson is the lone player to have appeared in all 87 sets this season.
HEAD COACH KENDALL PAULUS: Coach Paulus is in her second season as head coach and eighth season at SIUE, having previously worked as an assistant coach. Paulus broke the school record for wins by a first-year head coach with 23.
May 20, 2019 SIUE Student-Athletes Continue to Excel in Classroom
January 30, 2019 SIUE Athletics Eyes $25 for 25 Campaign
January 15, 2019 SIUE Volleyball Offers Three Winter Clinics
December 20, 2018 SIUE Athletics Hits Milestone Academic Mark
December 6, 2018 2018-19 OVC Team Sportsmanship Award to SIUE
November 26, 2018 Support #GivingTuesday and SIUE Athletics
November 20, 2018 SIUE Volleyball Adds Two Newcomers
November 15, 2018 SIUE Volleyball Drops OVC Tournament Quarterfinal Match
November 14, 2018 SIUE Athletics Continues Upward Trend in Graduating Student-Athletes
November 14, 2018 Prairie Farms Student-Athlete of the Week
November 14, 2018 PREVIEW: SIUE vs. Jacksonville State in OVC Tournament First Round
November 14, 2018 SIUE's McDonald, Everett Honored by OVC
November 12, 2018 Everett Named OVC Co-Newcomer of the Week
November 10, 2018 Cougars Earn No. 5 Seed for OVC Tournament
November 9, 2018 Governors Down Cougars
November 3, 2018 Extra Effort Lifts Cougars Over Skyhawks
November 2, 2018 Cougars Begin Road Trip With Loss at Southeast Missouri
November 1, 2018 PREVIEW: SIUE Travels to Southeast Missouri, UT Martin
October 31, 2018 Prairie Farms Student-Athlete of the Week
October 29, 2018 SIUE's Everett Repeats as OVC Newcomer of the Week
October 27, 2018 SIUE Keeps Rolling With Four-Set Win Over Tennessee State
October 26, 2018 PREVIEW: Cougars Look to Continue Strong Play at Home
October 24, 2018 McDonald's 30 Kills Sparks Cougars Over Panthers
October 23, 2018 PREVIEW: Cougars Set for Rematch With Eastern Illinois
October 22, 2018 Everett Named OVC Volleyball Newcomer of the Week
October 20, 2018 SIUE Volleyball Downs Eastern Kentucky
October 19, 2018 SIUE Powers Past Morehead State
October 18, 2018 PREVIEW: SIUE Welcomes Morehead State, Eastern Kentucky
October 13, 2018 Gamecocks Thwart SIUE
October 12, 2018 Tennessee Tech Upends Cougars
October 6, 2018 Cougars Fall to Austin Peay in Four Sets
October 5, 2018 Murray State Upends Cougars
October 4, 2018 PREVIEW: Cougars Head to Murray State, Austin Peay
October 2, 2018 VolleyMob.com Honors SIUE's McDonald
October 1, 2018 McDonald, LeMasters Earn OVC Weekly Honors
September 29, 2018 Cougars Down SEMO in Four Sets
September 28, 2018 Cougars Win OVC Home Opener
September 27, 2018 PREVIEW: OVC Home Opener for Cougars
September 26, 2018 Prairie Farms Student-Athlete of the Week
September 22, 2018 SIUE Sweeps Belmont
September 19, 2018 EIU Tops Cougars
September 18, 2018 PREVIEW: SIUE Opens OVC Regular Season
September 15, 2018 SIUE Bests Oral Roberts in Five Sets
September 14, 2018 NKU Downs SIUE
September 13, 2018 PREVIEW: Home Opener for Volleyball Cougars
September 8, 2018 Cougars Close Out Kangaroo Klassic
September 7, 2018 Providence, UMKC Down Cougars
September 6, 2018 PREVIEW: Volleyball Heads to Kangaroo Klassic
September 1, 2018 Cougars Fall to IUPUI, Western Michigan
August 31, 2018 Cougars Open IUPUI Tourney
August 30, 2018 PREVIEW: Volleyball Heads to IUPUI Tourney
August 25, 2018 Everett Named All-Tournament at Cowtown Classic
August 24, 2018 Cougars Drop Season Opener
August 23, 2018 PREVIEW: SIUE Opens 2018 Regular Season
August 14, 2018 Cougars Tabbed Third in OVC Volleyball Preseason Poll
July 17, 2018 SIUE Volleyball Earns AVCA Honors
June 20, 2018 Volleyball Cougars Announce 2018 Schedule