Aug. 19, 2011
The Rice Owls volleyball team invites all fans to the fourth annual Blue and Gray Meet & Greet on Wednesday, August 24 from 5:00 to 6:30 p.m. inside Tudor Fieldhouse. Fans of all ages will have the opportunity to watch the Owls in an intrasquad scrimmage and listen to head coach Genny Volpe comment on the upcoming season, and of course mingle with the members of the 2011 Rice Volleyball Team and coaching staff after the scrimmage. Refreshments will be served.
This year's team features 2010 All-Conference USA selection Nancy Cole, who was also named to the 2011 All-C-USA Preseason squad. This will also be volleyball fans' first glimpse of Rice's outstanding five-person freshman class. New members of the squad are Lizzy Bache, Jillian Humphrey, Daniela Arenas, Noelle Whitlock, and Dana Edwards.
Fourth Annual Rice Volleyball Meet & Greet
Date: Wednesday, August 24th
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Place: Tudor Fieldhouse, Rice University Campus
Rice opens the season when it hosts the Rice Invitational I (Aug. 26-28). The Owls will play Delaware on August 26 at 7 p.m. and then number-six ranked Stanford on Sunday, August 28 at 1 p.m. The Owls then host the Rice Invitational II on Sept. 2-3 where they will play Houston Baptist, UTSA, and Georgia Tech.