MVC Men's Volleyball to Host NAIA South TournamentPosted March 27, 2014
Marshall, Mo. (March 27, 2014)- Missouri Valley College will be the site for the NAIA South Men's Volleyball Tournament this Friday and Saturday. All matches will be played at the Burns Athletic Complex on the Missouri Valley campus and will feature three Nationally ranked teams. Competing in the tournament will be No. 3 Park University, No. 4 Missouri Baptist University, No. 9 Missouri Valley College, Hannibal-LaGrange University and Lindenwood University-Belleville.
A total of four matches will be played over the two-day tournament, with the tournament champion receiving an automatic berth into the 2014 NAIA Men's Volleyball National Invitational presented by Tachikara, which will be held April 10-12 in Denver, Colo.
NAIA South Tournament Schedule:
Friday, March 28
2 p.m.- Opening Round Match, Hannibal-LaGrange vs. LU-Belleville
4:30 p.m.-Semifinal Match #1, No. 4 Missouri Baptist vs. No. 9 Missouri Valley
7 p.m.- Semifinal Match #2, No. 3 Park vs. Opening Round Winner
Saturday, Mar. 29
12 p.m.- Championship Match
About Missouri Valley College
Known for its dynamic, richly diverse, and friendly educational environment, Missouri Valley College offers many opportunities to grow in mind, body, and spirit. Grounded in the liberal arts, undergraduate studies empower students to master interdisciplinary skills needed to succeed in a knowledge-based global society. MVC offers over 40 academic programs, study abroad program, honors program, extracurricular activities, and 13 sports. The most popular majors include education and business, and some new majors are ag-business, nursing, graphic design, and health information systems (associate degree). Above all, Valley is committed to student success. For more information, call (660) 831-4000 or visit www.moval.edu.