Five Northeast-10 Members Selected for NCAA Volleyball Championship Field

Five Northeast-10 Members Selected for NCAA Volleyball Championship Field

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

November 17, 2014

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MANSFIELD, Mass. - Five members of the Northeast-10 Conference will take place in the upcoming NCAA Women's Volleyball Championship, which begins this Thursday.

For the East Regional schedule, please see below.

Adelphi University, Bentley University, The University of New Haven, The College of Saint Rose, and Stonehill College all received bids into the 64-team field. The Northeast-10 is guaranteed to have at least two teams in the regional semifinals, as two of the four matchups during the first round pit conference members against one another.

New Haven advanced to the regional final a year ago, falling to LIU Post. The league's five bids is two more then they earned a year ago.

Thursday, November 20
First Round
Match No. 1    No. 3 seed (Stonehill) vs. No. 6 seed (LIU Post)-12:00 p.m.
Match No. 2    No. 7 seed (Saint Rose) vs. No. 2 seed (New Haven)-2:30 p.m.
Match No. 3    No. 1 seed (Bridgeport) vs. No. 8 seed (Post)-5:00 p.m.
Match No. 4    No. 5 seed (Adelphi) vs. No. 4 seed (Bentley)-7:30 p.m.

Friday, November 21
Regional Semifinals
Match No. 1    Winner of match No. 1 vs. Winner of match No. 2-5:00 p.m.
Match No. 2    Winner of match No. 3 vs. Winner of match No. 4-7:30 p.m.

Saturday, November 22
Regional Championship Match-7:00 p.m.

The Northeast-10 Conference is an association of 15 NCAA Division II colleges and universities located in New England and New York that is committed to supporting balanced academic and athletic opportunities for more than 6,000 student-athletes.

Each year, 4,000 of those student-athletes compete in conference championships in 23 sports, making the NE-10 the largest DII conference in the country in terms of sport sponsorship. Leading the way in the classroom, on the field and within the community, the Northeast-10 is proud of its comprehensive program and the experience it provides student-athletes.

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