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In a couple of outings that featured dabs, dances, free taco giveaways and even musical chairs, It was the play of the UNCP volleyball team that provided the best and most impressive entertainment of the day.

Coming off of a hard-fought match against the Peach Belt pow...

Freshman Ashley Caesar led the team in kills with 13 in the Braves’ 3-0 sweep of Chowan University Hawks. PN photo/Trevon Knight

After kicking off family weekend with a pair of lopsided losses the UNCP volleyball team responded with a landslide victory of their own by d...

September 18, 2018

The Braves won a one-sided match up over St. Andrews 3-0. PN/photo Trevon Knight

On September 1, the UNCP volleyball team faced off against the St. Andrews University Knights. The Knights returned to Lumbee Guaranty Bank Court after a short rest and an under whelming pe...

September 18, 2018

 Senior Bailee Jones is off to a terrific start for the Braves volley team and currently leads the team with an astounding 374 assists. The stellar starting setter from Trinidad, CO registered a season high as well as set a career best is assist in a match against Coke...

September 18, 2018

 Sophomore Kaila Crowder is off to a red hot start to the season after seeing limited action as a freshman the second year outside hitter is shining in her expanded role. PN file photo/Trevon Knight

After seeing minimal action in her first season as a Brave, second year...

September 11, 2018

The UNCP volleyball team had their originally scheduled matchup with Mount Olive moved up so that the athletes could evacuate sooner in preparation of hurricane Florence. The Braves fell to the Trojans 3-0. PN photo/Trevon Knight

Due to the impending impact of Hurricane...

September 9, 2018

     The UNCP women’s volleyball team kicked off the new season at the Coker/FMU invitational on August 24 and 25 at two separate locations. The first two games were against Catawba and Converse, and those games were played at Smith University Center in Florance, SC. T...

September 9, 2018

     The Lady Braves returned home to Lumbee Guarantee Bank Court for their home invitational on Aug. 31 and Sept. 1. Even though they finished with the same record of 1-3 as they did the previous weekend in the Coker/FMU Invitational, their overall record of 2-6 doesn...

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