Volleyball's Final Intrasquad Scrimmage Moved To Burnham Pavilion Tuesday
Aug. 24, 2009
STANFORD, Calif. -- The Stanford women's volleyball team will hold its final preseason intrasquad scrimmage at Burnham Pavilion, Tuesday, Aug. 25 from 4-6 p.m.
Following the scrimmage, Stanford will host its annual kick-off festivities. The 4 p.m. scrimmage will be followed by a 6 p.m. chalk talk with head coach John Dunning. The booster barbecue begins immediately after the chalk talk at Jimmy V's Sports Café. The scrimmage, chalk talk and barbecue are all open to the public. Admission to the scrimmage and chalk talk is free.
The Cardinal, which has won three consecutive Pac-10 championships, returns four starters from last year's team that went 31-4 and advanced to a third straight national title match.
Stanford kicks off the 2009 season at the Notre Dame Invitational in South Bend, Ind., on Aug. 28. The Cardinal will face Louisiana State in the season opener at 5 p.m. ET, before taking on host Notre Dame on Aug. 29 at 6 p.m. ET. Stanford will conclude the three-day tournament against Denver at 11 a.m. ET on Aug. 30. Season tickets for the Cardinal's 11 home matches are on sale now at gostanford.com or by calling 1-800-STANFORD.