Location: Ann Arbor, Mich.
Venue: Cliff Keen Arena
Date: Friday-Saturday, Dec. 4-5
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Schedule (Times are EST)
|Friday, Dec. 4 - First Round
||Match 1: Ohio 3, Notre Dame 2
(23-25, 25-16, 20-25, 25-15, 25-7)
||Match 2: #16 Michigan 3, Niagara 0
(25-4, 25-12, 25-15)
|Saturday, Dec. 5 - Second Round
||Match 3: #16 Michigan 3, Ohio 2
(30-32, 24-26, 25-13, 25-20, 15-13)
Volleyball season-ticket holders can purchase tickets beginning Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 8:30 a.m. by calling the U-M Ticket Office. Tickets will be available to the public by phone, internet and in person at the U-M Ticket Office beginning Tuesday, Dec. 1, at 1 p.m. Seating is general admission. All tickets will be held at will call. Advanced sales are all-session tickets only. Single-Session tickets must be purchased at the door. Doors open one hour prior to the event.
Everyone (except children under two) must have a ticket. The first 500 U-M students with a valid Mcard will be admitted free and must pick up a ticket at the arena by 7:30 p.m. Faculty and staff are NOT admitted free with Mcards for postseason events.
All-Session tickets are priced at $10 for an adult, $6 for seniors and students, and $4 for children 3-12 (children two years and under free with paid adult). Single-Session tickets are $6 for adults, $5 for seniors and students, and $4 for children 3-12 (children two years and under free with paid adult).
Free spectator parking is located in any of the open spaces in the athletics department lot, with entrances off South State Street and East Hoover Street. Handicap parking, monitored by an attendant during the event, is located adjacent to Cliff Keen Arena.
Due to an all-day swimming meet Saturday (Dec. 5) at Canham Natatorium, parking will be more limited in the athletics department lot. Overflow parking will be available at Elbel Field (north of Cliff Keen Arena off Hill Street) and at Crisler Arena.
ELBEL FIELD DIRECTIONS -- From northbound Main Street, go right at Hill Street; Elbel parking lot will be on the right. From northbound State Street, go left at Packard Street, then left at Hill Street; Elbel parking lot will be to the left.
All members of the media interested in covering the tournament should submit credential requests to Matt Fancett, University of Michigan Volleyball Media Relations Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (734) 647-1726. Credential requests must be submitted prior by Thursday (Dec. 3) at 4 p.m. (EST).
Press Conferences & Interviews
The Champions Conference Room in adjacent Weidenbach Hall will be used for all postgame interviews. Press conferences will take place in the Champions Room following each match. Both coaches are required to bring a minimum of two players and maximum of three to the post match interview. The non-advancing coach and players will be escorted to the Champions Room first; the advancing coach and players to follow. Press conferences will begin following a mandatory 10-minute cooling off period. Only credentialed media members and event staff will be allowed entrance to the postgame press conferences.
616 E. Hoover St. Ann Arbor, MI 48104-3717
From Detroit Metro Airport and points east: Take I-94 west to State Street (exit 177). Turn right. Travel north approximately 2 1/4 miles through two stoplights. Turn left just past Yost Ice Arena into parking lot. Cliff Keen Arena is located at the north end of the parking lot, between the Intramural Sports Building and Weidenbach Hall, on the corner of Hoover and State Streets.
From Chicago and points west: Take I-94 east to State Street (exit 177). Turn left. Travel north approximately 2 1/4 miles through three stoplights. Turn left just past Yost Ice Arena into parking lot. Cliff Keen Arena is located at the north end of the parking lot, between the Intramural Sports Building and Weidenbach Hall, on the corner of Hoover and State Streets.
From Toledo and points south: Take U.S. 23 north to I-94 west. Follow directions from Detroit Metro Airport.
From Flint and points north: Take U.S. 23 south to I-94 west. Follow directions from Detroit Metro Airport.