GREENSBORO (April 20, 2018) – The North Carolina A&T volleyball will host a spring volleyball tournament to close out their spring practice season on Saturday. The seven-team tournament will be played at Moore Gymnasium and Corbet Sports Center at 10 a.m.
The volleyball team is asking their opponents, fans
N.C. A&T welcomes Elon, N.C. Central, Winston-Salem State, Catawba, Radford and Wingate to their home facilities. Matchups will end after two sets played or once the 50-minute time limit is reached.
The Aggies begin the day with an 11 a.m. meeting against Elon before playing matches against Catawba (2 p.m.) and WSSU (4 p.m.). All three matches for N.C. A&T will take place at Moore. Admission is free and open to the public.
“We are excited to wrap our spring season here at home,” said N.C. A&T coach Hal Clifton. “It’s been a very productive time for us. We have improved in some areas and we still have some work to do in a couple of other areas. The spring season is a grind and our ladies are very eager to play this weekend.”
The 2017 Aggies volleyball team posted the most regular season wins (14) since the 2006 season. N.C. A&T finished the year ranked seventh in the nation in aces per set (1.74), 25th in opponent hitting percentage and 37th in team service aces (171). In all three categories, they ranked second in the conference.
2018 N.C. A&T Spring Volleyball Tournament
Teams: N.C. A&T, Elon, NC Central, Winston-Salem State, Catawba, Radford, Wingate
10 a.m. match schedule
Moore - Catawba vs. Winston-Salem State
Corbett – Elon vs. N.C. Central
Bye: N.C. A&T, Radford, Wingate
11 a.m. match schedule
Moore – N.C. A&T vs Elon
Corbett – Radford vs. Wingate
Bye: N.C. Central, Winston-Salem State, Catawba
12 p.m. match schedule
Moore - Radford vs. Catawba
Corbett – Wingate vs. Winston-Salem State
Bye: N.C. A&T, Elon, N.C. Central
2 p.m. match schedule
Moore – N.C. Central vs. Wingate
Corbett – Elon vs. Radford
Bye: N.C. A&T, Winston-Salem State, Catawba
3 p.m. match schedule
Moore - N.C. A&T vs. Catawba
Corbett – Radford vs. N.C. Central
Bye: Elon, Winston-Salem State, Wingate
4 p.m. match schedule
Moore – N.C. A&T vs. Winston-Salem State
Corbett – Elon vs. Wingate
Bye: N.C. Central, Catawba, Radford