QUINCY -- Tiffaney Rains-Eaton enjoyed the Xs and Os of coaching, but she placed a higher value on being a role model for the Quincy High School volleyball players and teaching them the importance of commitment and integrity. Her resignation is another lesson in that regard.
QUINCY -- Mark Jones' mix of experience and success as a collegiate volleyball coach made Marty Bell's decision rather easy. Bell, the Quincy University vice president of intercollegiate athletics, announced Monday he had hired Jones, the former head...
QUINCY -- The stat sheet showed the Quincy University men's volleyball team's attacking improved in the second and third sets against Purdue Fort Wayne. Quincy had twice as many attacking errors as it did kills in the first set, but combined for 26 kills..
MENDON, Ill. -- Rich Meyer says it's good to feel wanted.
The veteran volleyball coach was recently contacted by someone involved in Unity athletics and asked if he would be interested in coaching the varsity volleyball team.
The job was his three days later.
Meyer was officially given the position at CUSD4 School Board meeting March 6. The resignations of head coach Alese Speckhart and assistant coach Rita Speckhart were approved at the board meeting on Dec. 19.
Meyer was the only candidate to complete the application process. Only one other person indicated interest, but they did not complete the application process.
Meyer, 72, lives in Quincy but spent last season at Liberty, guiding his team to a 16-15 record. The Eagles lost in the first round of the Class 1A regional at Western.
He'll start his 35th season on a high school bench this fall with a career record of 827-350-1. Quincy Notre Dame won a Class 2A state title in...
QUINCY -- If there's one thing Quincy University men's volleyball coach Gavin Mueller enjoys about his team, it's that the Hawks don't quit. That was evident in the second set of Saturday night's non-conference match against Culver-Stockton College. Freshm
FORT WAYNE, Ind. -- The Quincy University men's volleyball team lost its eighth straight match in Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association play, falling to Purdue Fort Wayne 25-14, 25-17, 25-18 Monday night. Quincy (4-14, 0-8 MIVA) fell behind 7-2
QUINCY -- The Quincy University men's volleyball team was one point away from victory but lost to Lindenwood 25-21, 23-25, 25-20, 24-26, 10-15 in a Midwestern Intercollegiate Volleyball Association match on Tuesday in Pepsi Arena. The Hawks (4-12, 0-6 MIV
QUINCY -- Sydney Hummert decided announcing her collegiate plans was a good reason to make her first tweet. The junior hitter for the Quincy Notre Dame volleyball team hadn't posted anything from her Twitter account until she broke the news Feb. 20 with a