Holly Harris Takes Volleyball Game to Italy
June 27, 2001
PULLMAN, Wash. -- Holly Harris, a middle hitter on the Washington State University volleyball team, is playing in the 2001 Italian Sibillini Under 20 Volleyball Tournament for the second consecutive summer.
Harris, a 6-2 junior from Sandy, Utah, is a member of the Volleyhut.com team, one of two women's teams of collegiate players from the United States. BringIt USA Promotions is arranging for the 16 players on the About.com and Volleyhut.com teams to play in this tournament where only two players can be over 20 years of age.
The collegiate players will compete against some of the top 20 and under teams in Europe. Teams expected to return from the 2000 tournament include Slovakia, Italy, Hungary, and the Czech Republic. The USA team placed third last year.
The website to keep up with tournament news and results is: bringitusa.com/news/2001/sibillini_2001.htm.
About.com Team Roster:Oscar Crespo - Coach (Nevada, Reno)Brooke Lowry - Setter (Saint Mary's)Jenn Drennan - Setter/Libero (UMass)Chelsea Robb - Outsider hitter (Northern Arizona)Lymarie Llovet - Outside hitter (UMass)Brittanie Budinger -Outside hitter (San Francisco)Heather Denison -Opposite/MB (Portland)Blair Wilkes - Middle Blocker (UNLV)Jessica Cooper - Middle Blocker (Brown)
Volleyhut.com Team Roster:Deitre Collins - Coach (UNLV)*Katie Virtue - Setter (Ohio State)*Amy Crosibe - Outside hitter (Utah State)Melissa Scheopf - Outside hitter (Utah State)Erin Cartwright - Outside hitter (Utah State)*Katie Theisman - Outside hitter (Middle Tennessee)*Meghan Barkman - Middle Blocker (Colorado)*Holly Harris - Middle Blocker (Washington State)Susie Sterling - Middle Blocker (Ohio State)
*played on last year's Sibillini team