Volleyball Earns Top Spot in NE-10 Championship

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WEST HAVEN, Conn. – The University of New Haven women’s volleyball team claimed the Northeast-10 Conference regular season title after completing its fourth-straight undefeated conference regular season last week. With a 15-0 conference record, the Chargers earned the top seed in the upcoming Northeast-10 Conference Volleyball Championship.

The championship tournament will officially get underway on Tuesday, November 8 when the Chargers host the first round quarterfinal match at Charger Gymnasium against UMass Lowell at 7 p.m. The winning team will advance to the final four which will be hosted at the highest remaining seed following Tuesday’s quarterfinal matches. Should the Chargers win, they will host the remaining three seeds in the final four on Friday, November 11 and Saturday, November 12.

For complete coverage throughout the week, stay posted to www.NewHavenChargers.com. Live video of Tuesday’s match can be found at www.NewHavenChargers.com/LiveVideo, while live statistics on your mobile device or computer can be found at www.sidearmstats.com/newhaven/wvball/.

2011 Championship Schedule

Tuesday, November 8

Quarterfinals

Match 1: #8 UMass Lowell at #1 New Haven – 7:00 p.m.

Match 2: #7 Southern Connecticut at #2 Stonehill – 7:00 p.m.

Match 3: #6 Pace at #3 Adelphi- 7:00 p.m.

Match 4: #5 American Int’l at #4 Saint Rose- 7:00 p.m.

(Final Four at Site of the Highest Remaining Seed)

Friday, November 11

Semifinals

Match 5: Match 1 winner vs. Match 4 winner

Match 6: Match 2 winner vs. Match 3 winner

Saturday, November 12

Championship

Match 7: Match 5 winner vs. Match 6 winner