November 17, 2003

'Cats To Host Regional Tournament

 

MARQUETTE, Mich.â€Ã‚“ The Northern Michigan University Wildcats will be hosting the 2003 NCAAII Great Lakes Regional Volleyball Tournament this Thursday-Saturday at the Vandament Arena on the NMU campus.

The action gets underway on Thursday, November 20 when Grand Valley takes on Indianapolisat 5:00 p.m.  The next match of the day has Findlayplaying Northern Kentucky at 7:30 p.m.

On Friday, November 21 at 5:00 p.m. the winner of the Grand Valley-Indianapolis match will playthe number two seed of the tournament, Wheeling Jesuit.  NMU the top seed of the event will play thewinner of the Findlay-Northern Kentucky match at 7:30 p.m.

The championship match would be at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, November 22.

Tickets may be purchased at the door one hour prior to thestart of each session (each day is a session). One ticket is good for all day; two matches on Thursday, Friday and oneon Saturday.

An adult tournament general pass is available for $15.00 anda student general admission pass is available for $8.00.  Session tickets are available for $6.00 foradult general admission and $3.00 for student general admission.  Tickets may be ordered ahead of time bycalling (906) 227-1032 and charging the tickets to a credit card.  Tickets can also be purchased on-line at www.nmu.edu/tickets.