Volleyball Hosts Chesapeake Challenge Tournament This Weekend

Sept. 6, 2006

Baltimore, Md. - The Loyola College volleyball team is hosting the Chesapeake Challenge Tournament this weekend with games beginning at noon on Friday, September 8 and running through the evening of Saturday, September 9. Teams participating include LaSalle, Navy, North Carolina A & T, Providence, Kennesaw State, St. Francis (Pa.) and Youngstown State.

On Friday, the Loyola pool will consist of the Greyhounds, North Carolina A&T, St. Francis (Pa.) and Kennesaw State. Play will begin at noon. Youngstown State, LaSalle, Navy and Providence will play in Annapolis on Friday. All eight teams will compete on Loyola's Reitz Arena Saturday.

Here's a look at the schedule for the weekend.

@ USNA (Pool A)
1. Youngstown
2. LaSalle
3. Navy
4. Providence

@ Loyola (Pool B)
1.NC A&T
2.St. Francis PA
4.Kennesaw State

Friday, September 8, 2006 @ Loyola
12:00 p.m.- 1 v 2
2:00 p.m. - 3 v 4
4:00 p.m. - 1 v 4
6:00 p.m. -2 v 3

Saturday, September 9, 2006 @ Loyola
(2 courts -both pools)
9:00 a.m. - 1 v 3
11:00 a.m. - 2 v 4

Teams will be reseeded based on their tournament record for the championship round.

Championship Rounds - Main Court Only
1p.m #4A v #4B
3p.m #4A v #4B
5p.m #2A v #2B
7p.m #1A v #1B