Bucs earn second seed in SoCon Volleyball Tournament
Bucs earn second seed in SoCon Volleyball Tournament
Sunday, November 12, 2017

ETSU will take on No. 7 Western Carolina

SPARTANBURG, S.C. (Nov. 12, 2017) – The ETSU volleyball team earned the second seed in the Southern Conference Volleyball Tournament in Cullowhee, N.C, hosted by Western Carolina. The Bucs finished 16-11 and 12-4 in conference play.

ETSU is set to play the No. 7 seed Western Carolina, on Friday, Nov. 17 at 5:00 p.m. During the regular season, the teams split their matches. ETSU won 3-1 on their home court for their first regular season conference game, but then fell in five sets on Western Carolina’s home court.

If the Bucs lose, their season will come to an end. If the Bucs win, they will play the winner of No. 3 UNCG and No. 6 Chattanooga in the semifinal round.

The championship match is set for Sunday, Nov. 19 at 2:00 p.m.

2017 Southern Conference Volleyball Championship
Ramsey Center ▪ Cullowhee, N.C.

Friday, Nov. 17

First Round
Match 1: #8 Mercer vs. #9 The Citadel, 9:30 a.m. (SDN)

Match 2: #4 Wofford vs. #5 Samford, Noon (SDN)
Match 3: #1 Furman vs. Match 1 winner, 2:30 p.m. (SDN)
Match 4: #2 ETSU vs. #7 Western Carolina, 5 p.m. (SDN)
Match 5: #3 UNCG vs. #6 Chattanooga, 7:30 p.m. (SDN)

Saturday, Nov. 18

Match 6: Match 2 winner vs. Match 3 winner, 2 p.m. (SDN)
Match 7: Match 4 winner vs. Match 5 winner, 4:30 p.m. (SDN)

Sunday, Nov. 19

Match 8: Match 6 winner vs. Match 7 winner, 2 p.m. (ESPN3)

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