FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
November 19, 2009
Fort Wayne, IN--The Lady Warriors (32-9) take their six-game win streak into NAIA National Volleyball Tournament. Saturday will mark the first time Indiana Tech has hosted a National Opening Round since the programs start in 2005.
Tech finished the season ranked No. 17 and claimed a National Championship birth by defeating the Madonna Crusaders in the WHAC Championship just last Saturday. The Warriors are all set to host the Walsh Cavaliers (28-8.) Walsh claimed their National Championship birth finishing at the top of the American Mideast Conference.
The Lady Cavaliers are led by Senior, Middle Blocker, Natalie Borland, and Freshman Standout, Outside Hitter, Juilanne O'Donnell. For more information on the Walsh Volleyball program please visit their website Walsh
Friday, November 20th
Walsh practice 11:30am-1:30pm
Tech practice 2:30pm-4:30pm
National Tournament Qualifier Banquet: (closed to public)
Banquet to be held at Parkview Field 7-8:30pm (suite level)Saturday, November 21st
optional practice times: Walsh 9:30am-10:30am, Tech 10:30am-11:30am
Game time 1:00pm
Tech will look to use their momentum, and home turf to power passed Walsh, and onto the next round of the tournament. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the gate. Students must have Student ID to be admitted at no cost. The NAIA will also supply National Championship programs which will be available at the gate. For more details on the Lady Warrior's season, or the post season please contact Kaylee Swanson at 260.422.5561 ext. 2443 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org