MIT Selected to Host NCAA Women's Volleyball Regional

Nov. 6, 2006

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. - MIT has been selected by the NCAA to serve as a host site for the 2006 Women's Volleyball Championship Tournament. From Thursday, Nov. 9 through Saturday, Nov. 11 the Engineers will host the New England Regional with the winner advancing to the finals which will be at the Salem Civic Center in Salem, Va., Nov. 16-18.

For the second year in a row, the Cardinal and Gray earned an at-large bid and will meet up with Bridgewater State College in the final match of the opening round. Last year, MIT swept the Bears in the NCAA Tournament and did the same this past season in the MIT Invitational. The Engineers will be making their 13th trip to the national tournament.

Complete regional information can be found at www.mitathletics.com.