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VOLLEYBALL TEAM FALLS IN NCAA REGIONAL FINALS

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Posted on November 20, 2012

 

Update, Dec. 1, 2012:

The women’s volleyball team lost, 3-1, to host Wheeling-Jesuit University in the finals of the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament.

Playing on Dec. 1, Cal U lost by scores of 18-25, 16-25, 25-19 and 16-25.

The Vulcans finish their 2012 season with a 30-8 overall record.

This is the seventh consecutive year that the team reached the Atlantic Regional championship finals.

 


 

Update, Nov. 30, 2012:

The women’s volleyball team defeated Gannon, 3-1, in the semifinals of the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament.

The team played Nov. 30 at Wheeling-Jesuit University, where Cal U won by scores of 25-20, 23-25, 25-19 and 25-18.

The Vulcans improve to 30-7 overall and advance to the championship round. They will play either Wheeling-Jesuit or Clarion at 7 p.m. Dec. 1.


Update, Nov. 29, 2012:

The women’s volleyball team defeated Shippensburg, 3-1, in the opening round of the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament.

The team played Nov. 29 at Wheeling-Jesuit University.

Cal U won by scores of 26-24, 25-27, 25-18 and 25-18.

The Vulcans improve to 29-7 overall and advance to the semifinal round. They will play either Gannon or Mercyhurst university at 5 p.m. Nov. 30.

 


 

The women’s volleyball team (28-7) has received an at-large bid and the third seed in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament, which will take place Nov. 29-Dec. 1 in the Alma Grace McDonough Center at Wheeling Jesuit University.

Cal U will face sixth-seeded Shippensburg in a quarterfinal match Nov. 29 at noon. If the Vulcans defeat the Red Raiders, they will advance to a Nov. 30 semifinal match at 5 p.m. against either Gannon or Mercyhurst University. 

Coached by Peter Letourneau, the Cal U volleyball team is making its eighth consecutive appearance in the NCAA Division II Tournament. The Vulcans advanced to the national quarterfinals three consecutive years from 2007-2009 and have appeared in each of the past six Atlantic Regional championship games.

 The winners of each of the NCAA’s eight regional contests will advance to the championship finals Dec. 6-8 at the University of West Florida Field House in Pensacola, Fla.