November 28, 2013

Bulldogs Await Opponent; NCAA Selection Show Set for Sunday Night

Yale Secured Automatic Berth with Ivy League Title

NEW HAVEN, Conn. -- The four-time defending Ivy League champion Yale volleyball team will learn its NCAA first-round opponent and its bracket on Sunday night.

The 64-team field will be announced during the NCAA Women's Volleyball Selection Show, which will air on Sunday, Dec. 1, at 9:30 p.m. ET on ESPNU.  This will be Yale's third straight NCAA apperance.  

Yale wrapped up its regular season with a 3-1 win at Stony Brook last Tuesday and captured their third 20-wins season in the last six years.  Yale finished with a 20-4 overall record and a 13-1 Ivy mark. 

The Bulldogs earned an automatic berth to the Tournament with the Ivy League title.  Entering this week, the Bulldogs have a NCAA RPI rating of 43.

Report filed by Ernie Bertothy, Yale Sports Publicity