REGIONAL TOURNAMENT SITE
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – Calvin has been selected to host an NCAA Division III volleyball regional tournament Nov. 8-10 inside Van Noord Arena.
Joining Calvin in the regional field will be Wittenberg (Oh.), Carthage (Wisc.), Hope, DePauw (Ind.), Wisconsin-Whitewater, Ohio Northern and Greenville (Il.).
Calvin (28-1) will open the tournament with a first round match against Greenville (23-10) at 8 p.m. Thursday night.
Thursday's action begins with Wittenberg (23-2) meeting Carthage (21-10) at 12:30 p.m. with Hope (25-7) facing DePauw (17-10) at 3 p.m. Wisconsin-Whitewater (24-7) will face Ohio Northern (22-7) at 5:30 p.m. with the Calvin/Greenville match to follow.
The Wittenberg/Carthage winner will face the Hope/DePauw winner in a regional semifinal match Friday at 5:30 p.m. The Wisconsin-Whitewater/Ohio Northern winner will face the Calvin/Greenville winner in Friday's second regional semifinal with a start time slated for 8 p.m.
The regional final is scheduled to take place Saturday night at 7 p.m.
Ticket prices are $6 for general admission, $4 for senior citizens, members of the military and students ($3 for Calvin students with an ID) and $3 for children ages two-to-12.
All sessions passes (good for all three days) will be $12 for adults, $10 for seniors citizens, members of the military and students and $7 for children ages two-to-12.
The Knights are making their 28th NCAA Tournament appearance and the 15th-straight appearance under current head coach Amber Warners.
The Knights are 55-26 all-time in the NCAA Division III Tournament, including a 41-11 record under head coach Dr. Amber Warners. The Maroon and Gold have won three NCAA Division III titles and reached the national semifinals last year.
"We are very excited for the NCAA Tournament," said head coach Amber Warners. "We are honored and excited to be selected to host."