Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
Arizona hosts spring tournament
By: Arizona Athletics
Release: March 16, 2009
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March 16, 2009


The Arizona volleyball team hosts the 2009 Arizona Spring Tournament Saturday, March 28th in the McKale Center and the Richard Jefferson Gym. Eight different teams from seven schools will compete in the spring event as a warm up for this summer and next season.

The Wildcats open the event against UTEP at 9:00 a.m. and will also play New Mexico 1 and UNLV before the playoff rounds.

The morning session will be held in the McKale Center and the playoff rounds will be held in the Richard Jefferson Gym. After a one hour lunch break, the first and second place finishers in each pool move on to the Winners Bracket and the third and fourth place team compete in the Contenders Bracket.

The tournament will be comprised of Arizona, Arizona State, Northern Arizona, UTEP, New Mexico 1, New Mexico 2 and New Mexico State. Look for the complete tournament schedule below.

Admission to the event is free.

The Wildcats continue thier spring schedule with trips Houston April 4th, UNLV April 18th and Arizona State April 25th.

Court 1:   Time: Court 2:
ARIZONA vs. UTEP   9am    UNLV vs. UNM1
ARIZONA vs. UNM1   10am    UNLV vs. UTEP
ARIZONA vs. UNLV   11am    UNM1 vs. UTEP
Lunch   Noon   Lunch
Winners Bracket Semi   1pm   Winners Bracket Semi
1st Place Match   2pm   3rd Place Match
Court 3:   Time: Court 4:
 ASU vs. UNM2   9am    NMSU vs. NAU
 ASU vs. NAU   10am    NMSU vs. UNM2
 ASU vs. NMSU   11am    NAU vs. UNM2
Lunch   Noon   Lunch
Contenders Bracket Semi   1pm   Contenders Bracket Semi
5th Place Match   2pm   7th Place Match