Wyoming Volleyball Set To Host Final Tournament

April 18, 2013


The Wyoming Cowgirl Volleyball Team will host their final tournament of the spring, on Saturday, April 20, beginning at 12:30 p.m. They were originally scheduled to travel to Kearney, Neb. to play Colorado, Creighton, Northern Colorado and Nebraska Kearney.

Each team will play the first two sets with scoring to 25 and a cap to 27, while the third set will only go to 15 points and a cap of 17. The Cowgirls are scheduled to face the Colorado Buffaloes at 12:30 p.m., Nebraska-Kearney at 2:30 p.m. and Northern Colorado at 5:30 p.m. All six matches for the tournament will be played in the UniWyo Sports Complex.

Wyoming will have competed in three tournaments over the spring season. They will host this weekend, while being on the road at Northern Colorado and Colorado State over the last several weeks.

The Cowgirls are scheduled to open up the 2013 season on Friday, Aug. 30, as they host the UniWyo Wyoming Invite. Sixth year head coach Carrie Yerty welcomes back four starters, including two-time All-MW selection Erin Kirby, nine total letterwinners, two redshirts and five newcomers.