Boise State Volleyball Host Spring Exhibition Tournament this Saturday

April 8, 2013

What's Happening
Boise State University’s volleyball team is hosting its annual spring exhibition tournament this weekend when the Broncos welcome five schools from the region for the one day event in Bronco Gym. Joining Boise State at this year’s tournament are the College of Idaho, Eastern Oregon, Montana State, Northwest Nazarene and Southern Idaho.

There will be a total of eight sessions with two matches going on simultaneously. The first session begins at 9:00 a.m. (Mountain) with sessions running approximately every 45 minutes. The format of this tournament will feature two sets per match that will be played to 25, win by two. Do to time constraints, regardless of the outcome of the first two sets there will not be a third set played to break a tie.  

Admission and Parking Information
Admission and parking is free to this event which will have limited seating. With two matches going on in each session the lower level of the gym will be closed to fans, spectator seating will be limited to the second level on the west side of Bronco Gym. This is a very busy weekend at Boise State with numerous events going on all day. As a result, parking for this event is free but will be located in the Norco Parking Lot off of Beacon Street between Vermont and Michigan, two blocks south of University Drive.

The Bronco Roster
The Boise State team has an experienced squad of nine returning this spring highlighted by senior setter Casey Rose, junior outside hitter Alyssa Gammel and junior middle blocker Brittany Reardon. Those three are joined by juniors Aly Duffin (middle blocker) and Taylor Murphey (outside hitter); sophomores Katelyn Kinghorn (outside hitter), Sarah Baugh (setter) and Jackie Pyles (defensive specialist); as well as redshirt freshman Janessa White (outside hitter).

Tournament Schedule
9 a.m.   
Montana State vs. Boise State (Court 1)
Northwest Nazarene vs. College of Idaho (Court 2)

9:45 a.m.    
Montana State vs. Eastern Oregon (Court 1)
Northwest Nazarene vs. Southern Idaho (Court 2)

10:30 a.m.   
Boise State vs. Eastern Oregon (Court 1)
College of Idaho vs. Southern Idaho (Court 2)

11:15 a.m.   
Northwest Nazarene vs. Boise State (Court 1)
Montana State vs. College of Idaho (Court 2)

12 p.m.    30 minute lunch break

12:30 p.m.   
Montana State vs. Southern Idaho (Court 1)
Northwest Nazarene vs. Eastern Oregon (Court 2)

1:15 p.m.   
Boise State vs. Southern Idaho (Court 1)
College of Idaho vs. Eastern Oregon (Court 2)

2 p.m.   
Boise State vs. College of Idaho (Court 1)
Montana State vs. Northwest Nazarene (Court 2)

2:45 p.m.   
Southern Idaho vs. Eastern Oregon (Court 1)

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