RALEIGH, NC – The Shaw University women's volleyball team will hold an intra-squad scrimmage on Tuesday, Aug. 29 in C.C. Spaulding Gymnasium on campus. Admission is free with doors set to open at 5:30 p.m.
The exhibition will give fans a preview of the 2017 squad, as the team will play four sets with players on each team varying by set.
The Lady Bears have very talented core of players headlining the 2017 squad, ignited by Preseason All-CIAA selections Kelly Murphy (Mukwonago, WI), Michelle Olmeda-Gonzalez (San Juan, PR), Keveesha Wattley (St. Croix, VI) and Aisja Jones (Red Oak, TX).
The scrimmage will mark final phase of the team's preseason training sessions, and will precede with the team's season and home opener on Friday, Sept. 1, when the Lady Bears welcome Claflin University at 6 p.m. for Fan Night.
For the most up-to-date information on Shaw volleyball and its 13 varsity sport teams, please visit www.shawbears.com.