Volleyball to Host Blue & White Intrasquad Scrimmage (Aug. 23, 1 p.m.)
DURHAM, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire volleyball team invites fans to attend its Blue & White intrasquad scrimmage Saturday, Aug. 23 (1 p.m.) at Lundholm Gymnasium.
The scrimmage features several returnees as well as newcomers, competing for starting spots this season. UNH reached the NCAA Division I Championship for the fourth time in program history by virtue of the automatic bid for winning the America East Championships last season. The 2013 Wildcats compiled a 20-13 overall record and 12-2 in America East frays. Currently, the Wildcats boast a 10-match winning streak at Lundholm Gymnasium, the longest unbeaten streak at home since 2003.
New Hampshire begins the 2014 season Friday, Aug. 29 (7:30 p.m.) at the University of Connecticut Invitational, taking on the host Huskies. UNH concludes the tournament in matches against Indiana University (11 a.m.) and Central Connecticut State University (5 p.m.) on Saturday, Aug. 30. The Wildcats play their home opener Tuesday, Sept. 16 (7 p.m.) in a heads-up match against Northeastern University to begin a nine-game homestand.
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