Ball State Women’s Volleyball players, Amber Seaman (11), Sydnee VanBeek (12), and Allison Hamaker (8), celebrate scoring a point in the third match against Austin Peay on September 20, 2019, at Worthen Arena. Ball State won 3-0. Jaden Whiteman, DN

Ball State Women's Volleyball starts road trip with win over Western Michigan

Ball State head coach Kelli Miller Phillips said the team’s road trip against Western Michigan and Northern Illinois was going to be the toughest of the season. Coming off of a two-game winning streak at home, the Cardinals conquered part one of this challenge, beating Western Michigan in four sets, as the offense set the tone to lead the Cardinals to a 3-1 victory.

The IU Women's Volleyball team shakes hands with the Ball State Women's Volleyball team Saturday, Sept. 8, 2018, at Worthen Arena. IU won three sets to two. Jacob Haberstroh,DN.

Cardinals drop final 2 matches of Northern Kentucky Tournament

Ball State (4-5, 0-0 MAC) went into the weekend at 3-3 on the season looking to leave Highland Heights, Kentucky, with an above .500 record. The Cardinals were off to a good start Friday, defeating Northern Kentucky in five sets, but they were unable to reach their goal after a pair of losses Saturday against Cincinnati and Notre Dame. 

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