Men's Volleyball

2015 Men's Volleyball News

  • LMC Signs Dual-Athlete Frank to Hoops & Volleyball
    June 05, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Jack Frank has signed an Athletic Agreement to play men’s basketball and men’s volleyball at Lees-McRae College, announced men’s basketball head coach Steve Hardin Friday morning.
  • Gifford Signs with LMC Men's Volleyball
    May 15, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Levi Gifford has signed a National Letter of Intent to attend Lees-McRae College and play men’s volleyball.
  • Markle Earns AVCA All-American Honorable Mention
    May 05, 2015
    LEXINGTON, Ky. --- Lees-McRae junior Brady Markle received American Volleyball Coaches Association All-American Honorable Mention, announced the association Monday evening.
  • Markle Tabbed Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Player of the Year
    April 22, 2015
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Brady Markle has been named the 2015 Conference Carolinas Men’s Volleyball Player of the Year, the conference announced Tuesday evening.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls at Belmont Abbey in Season Finale
    April 14, 2015
    BELMONT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae’s Brady Markle delivered a dozen kills, but the men’s volleyball fell in their season finale 19-25, 24-26, 18-25 to Belmont Abbey in a Conference Carolinas match Tuesday evening at the Wheeler Center in Belmont, N.C.
  • LMC Men's Volleyball Swept at Erskine
    April 11, 2015
    DUE WEST, S.C. --- Every starter notched at least two digs, including a team-high six from Keenan Freitas, but the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell, 23-25, 16-25, 18-25, to Erskine in a Conference Carolinas match Saturday afternoon at Belk Arena in Due West, S.C.
  • Klaas Named to Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball All-Academic Team
    April 10, 2015
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae’s Rudy Klaas has been named to the 2015 Conference Carolinas All-Academic team, the conference announced Friday morning.
  • North Greenville Spoils Bobcats Home Finale, 3-1
    April 08, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle recorded his sixth consecutive 20-kill match, including three 25 kill efforts, but the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team dropped a 25-20, 22-25, 20-25, 23-25 decision to North Greenville in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Early Lead Slips Away Against Limestone, 3-1
    April 04, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle dominated with a match-high 25 kills, but the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team was upended 25-19, 18-25, 19-25, 21-25, by Limestone in Conference Carolinas play Saturday afternoon at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Drops Tight Battle to King (Tenn.), 3-0
    April 01, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle recorded his fourth consecutive 20-kill effort and Mark Shayka chimed in with five block assists while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team dropped a close battle with Conference Carolinas rival King (Tenn.), 24-26, 20-25, 24-26, Wednesday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Throw Block Party in Win Against Emmanuel (Ga.), 3-1
    March 28, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The duo of John Sobel and Brady Markle combined for 35 kills and the defense amassed 10 blocks while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team defeated Emmanuel (Ga.), 25-11, 18-25, 25-21, 25-21 in Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon in Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Downed in Offensive Battle to Erskine
    March 25, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle led the charge with 21 kills and both offenses swung efficiently while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team lost 21-25, 21-25, 22-25, to Erskine in a Conference Carolinas match Wednesday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Feisty Bobcats Fall Short in Thriller at Barton, 3-2
    March 21, 2015
    WILSON, N.C. --- Sophomores John Sobel and Keenan Freitas set personal season-highs in kills and digs, respectively, but the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell short in a valiant comeback effort, 12-25, 16-25, 25-21, 25-22, 13-15 at Barton in Conference Carolinas action Saturday afternoon at Wilson Gymnasium in Wilson, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Stumbles at Mount Olive, 3-1
    March 20, 2015
    MOUNT OLIVE, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle cranked out a match-high 19 kills, but the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball squad fell 14-25, 25-20, 20-25, 12-25 in a Conference Carolinas match against Mount Olive Friday evening at the Kornegay Arena in Mount Olive, N.C.
  • Markle Earns Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Player of the Week Award
    March 10, 2015
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Brady Markle has been tabbed the Conference Carolinas Men’s Volleyball Player of the Week for his performance in week nine, the conference announced Tuesday afternoon.
  • Markle's Historic Night Paves Way for Win at North Greenville, 3-2
    March 04, 2015
    TIGERVILLE, S.C. --- Junior Brady Markle put on an offensive display with a career-high 38 kills and Drew Blecher paved the way with a staggering 68 assists while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team staved off North Greenville in a five-set thriller, 25-23, 25-21, 22-25, 22-25, 15-8, in Conference Carolinas play Wednesday evening at Hayes Gymnasium in Tigerville, S.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Downed by Belmont Abbey, 3-0
    February 27, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- A trio of Lees-McRae players notched seven kills while the men’s volleyball team suffered a 14-25, 20-25, 24-26 loss to Conference Carolinas foe Belmont Abbey Friday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls on Road at Pfeiffer, 3-0
    February 24, 2015
    MISENHEIMER, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle had eight kills and Drew Blecher dished out 13 assists while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell 19-25, 20-25, 18-25 to Pfeiffer in a Conference Carolinas match Tuesday evening at Merner Gym in Misenheimer, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Match Postponed Due to Weather
    February 21, 2015
    LORETTA, Pa. --- Due to inclement weather, the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball match at St. Francis (Pa.) scheduled for 4 p.m. has been cancelled, announced school officials Saturday afternoon.
  • Bobcats Swept at George Mason, 3-0
    February 20, 2015
    FAIRFAX, Va. --- Sophomore John Sobel amassed 10 kills while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell at George Mason, 14-25, 16-25, 17-25, Friday night in Fairfax, Va.
  • Men's Volleyball Tripped Up at King (Tenn.), 3-0
    February 10, 2015
    BRISTOL, Tenn. --- Junior Brady Markle continued his hot streak with a season-high 28 kills, but the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell to Conference Carolinas rival King (Tenn.), 13-25, 22-25, 28-30, Tuesday night at the Student Center in Bristol, Tenn.
  • Markle Impresses with Season-High 25 Kills in Loss to Barton, 3-1
    February 07, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Brady Markle delivered a season-high 25 kills and sophomore teammate Gabriel Rivera paved the way with 19 assists while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team dropped a 20-25, 25-21, 19-25, 21-25, Conference Carolinas decision to Barton Saturday afternoon at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Falters Against Mount Olive, 3-0
    February 06, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Sophomore John Sobel amassed 11 kills, marking his third double-digit effort this season, while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell to Conference Carolinas foe Mount Olive, 19-25, 22-25, 22-25, Friday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Bobcats Fall on Road to Limestone, 3-0
    February 03, 2015
    GAFFNEY, S.C. --- Junior Brady Markle notched his fifth consecutive double-digit kill effort while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball fell to Limestone in Conference Carolinas play, 20-25, 16-25, 11-25, Tuesday evening at the Timken Center in Gaffney, S.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls in Conference Opener to Pfeiffer, 3-1
    January 27, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Drew Blecher dished out 25 assists and junior Brady Markle cranked out a match-high 23 kills while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team fell, 17-25, 17-25, 28-26, 19-25, in its Conference Carolinas opener to Pfeiffer Tuesday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Match Postponed Due to Weather
    January 24, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae men’s volleyball match against Belmont Abbey, scheduled for 2 p.m. today, has been postponed due to inclement weather, announced Vice President of Athletics and Club Sports Craig McPhail.
  • Prolific Offense Paces Men's Volleyball to Sweep of Charleston (W. Va.)
    January 23, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Junior Brady Markle delivered a match-high 12 kills and the team hit a staggering .400 on the night while the Lees-McRae men’s volleyball team cruised past Charleston (W. Va.), 25-16, 25-21, 25-16, in a nonconference tilt Friday evening at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • Men's Volleyball Falls in Season Opener to Quincy, 3-0
    January 18, 2015
    BANNER ELK, N.C. --- Lees-McRae junior Brady Markle amassed a match-high 15 kills, but the men’s volleyball team dropped their season-opener, 20-25, 17-25, 21-25 to Quincy in a nonconference tilt Sunday afternoon at Williams Gymnasium in Banner Elk, N.C.
  • 125 LMC Student-Athletes Land on Fall 2014 Conference Carolinas Presidential Honor Roll
    January 16, 2015
    HIGH POINT, N.C. --- The Lees-McRae athletic department is pleased to announce that 125 Lees-McRae student-athletes have been named to the Conference Carolinas Fall 2014 Presidential Honor Roll, the conference announced Friday morning.
  • LMC Men's and Women's Volleyball Receive AVCA Team Academic Award
    August 05, 2014
    LEXINGTON, Ky. --- The Lees-McRae men’s and women’s volleyball teams received the American Volleyball Coaches Association Team Academic Award for the 2013-14 season, the association announced Tuesday.