PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Volleyball) – During Shawnee State's yearly volleyball skills camp, head coach Susan Shelton puts a focus on all types of skill development. She pushes the sixth to 12th graders to be better in passing, serving, setting and hitting.
However, each year, Shelton and her team sit the campers down for a short lecture, one that goes beyond the players' talents on the court. The topic: becoming a Champion of Character both on and off the hardwood.
PORTSMOUTH, Ohio (Volleyball) – Head volleyball coach Susan Shelton has released the 2014 volleyball schedule Wednesday. The Bears will compete in 15 home matches, nine bouts on the road and a pair of tournaments away from home.
Shawnee State opens the season at the Early Bird Tournament in Dearborn, Mich., versus Indiana University-South Bend on Aug. 22. They will face Lawrence Tech immediately following the first match. The next day, the Bears square off against host-squad University of Michigan-Dearborn and Madonna University to close out the classic.
PORTSMOUTH – Shawnee State volleyball has announced the signing of Waverly High School's Bri Wiget. Wiget, who is set to join the Bears in this coming fall, comes to SSU after leading her high school team to three straight SOC championships. The three straight conference championships for Waverly was the first time the school accomplished that feat since 1989.
PORTSMOUTH – Shawnee State volleyball will be hosting an open workout on Saturday, April 26 for any individuals that are interesting in playing for the team next fall. The open workout will run from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Cost is $25 per player. Sign-in for the event will be from 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. inside the Frank & Janis Waller Gymnasium.
|Shawnee State at||7:00pm|
|College of Mount St. Joseph||EST|
|University of Northwestern Ohio at||6:00pm|
|University of Rio Grande at||5:00pm|
|Kentucky Christian University at||10:00am|
|Montreat College at||1:00pm|
|(10) Lindsey Wilson at||6:00pm|
|Shawnee State at||2:00pm|
|St. Catharine College at||7:00pm|
|Cumberland Univ. at||5:00pm|
|Shawnee State at||1:00pm|