News - Women's Volleyball, Men's Soccer, and Men's Cross Country Take Top SLIAC Honors

Women's Volleyball, Men's Soccer, and Men's Cross Country Take Top SLIAC Honors

Greenville University realized a trifecta of Panther victories in recent days as three teams took conference honors.

  • Women’s volleyball captured its fourth straight SLIAC tournament championship.
  • Men’s soccer clinched a bid to the NCAA tournament.
  • Men’s cross country extended its conference record with its 15th conference title.

The women's volleyball team took a four-set win over Webster on Saturday, November 3 to win the SLIAC tournament for the fourth straight season and fifth time overall as they received an automatic berth in the NCAA national tournament. Read more about the win.

The men's soccer team completed their ascent to the NCAA national tournament with a 1-0 win over Iowa Wesleyan at home on November 3, as well. The win gives Greenville their fourth appearance in the NCAA nationals, building on the legacy started with the 2008, 2010, and 2011 squads. Read more about the win.

The men's cross country team dominated the SLIAC championships on October 27, recording a score of 24 which was over two times better than Webster's 57. Read more about the win.

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This story was published on November 07, 2018

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