Feb. 2, 2011
ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- The University of Michigan volleyball team will participate in four competitions during its spring season, including two at Cliff Keen Arena. U-M kicks off action against Notre Dame on March 26 in Grand Rapids, Mich.
Notre Dame (March 26) -- In its first tournament action on March 26, U-M will practice with Notre Dame and Grand Valley State from 12-2 p.m. at the MVP Fieldhouse (5435 28th Street Court, Grand Rapids). Following scrimmage drills between the three teams, the Wolverines will square off against Notre Dame at 6:30 p.m. at GRCC's Ford Fieldhouse (111 Lyon Street, Grand Rapids).
Dunes Collegiate Tournament (April 2) -- Michigan will travel to the Dunes Operation Center (4744 Oak Knoll, Rolling Prairie, Ind.) for a tournament on April 2. U-M will face Grand Valley State (9 a.m.), Valparaiso (10 a.m.), Ball State (12 p.m.) and Akron (1 p.m.).
Michigan Spring Invitational (April 9) -- The Wolverines will host the first of two spring tournaments on April 9, welcoming Toledo, Western Michigan, Wayne State and Oakland to Cliff Keen Arena. U-M will face Wayne State at 10 a.m., Toledo at 11:15 a.m., Oakland at 2:30 p.m. and round out the day against Western Michigan at 3:45 p.m.
Michigan Spring Challenge (April 16) -- Michigan will wrap up the spring schedule at Cliff Keen by hosting the Michigan Spring Challenge on April 16. U-M will take on Hillsdale (9 a.m.), Grand Valley State (10 a.m.), Cleveland State (noon), Illinois State (1 p.m.) and Michigan State at 4 p.m.
Admission to both tournaments at Cliff Keen Arena is free.
Results will be posted below as they become available.
|Sat, Mar 26||vs. Notre Dame
||Grand Rapids, Mich.||W, 3-1
|DUNES VOLLEYBALL COLLEGIATE TOURNAMENT|
|Sat, Apr 2
||Grand Valley||Michigan City, Ind.||W, 2-0 (25-16, 26-24)|
|Valparaiso||T, 1-1 (18-25, 25-18)|
|Ball State||W, 2-0 (26-24, 25-17)|
|Akron||T, 1-1 (27-29, 25-19)|
|MICHIGAN SPRING INVITATIONAL|
|Sat, Apr 9||Wayne State||Ann Arbor, Mich.||W, 2-0 (25-12, 25-18)|
|Toledo||W, 2-0 (25-16, 25-20)|
|Oakland||W, 2-0 (25-21, 25-22)|
|Western Michigan||W, 2-1 (25-19, 19-25, 15-13)|
|MICHIGAN SPRING CHALLENGE
|Sat, Apr 16||Hillsdale||Ann Arbor, Mich.||T, 1-1 (25-23, 20-25)
|Grand Valley||W, 2-0 (25-18, 25-17)
|Cleveland State||W, 2-0 (25-15, 25-22)
|Illinois State||W, 2-0 (25-22, 25-14)
|Michigan State||W, 2-0 (25-17, 25-23)
Contact: Sarah VanMetre (734) 763-4423
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