Washington Volleyball Regional To Be Televised

Dec. 7, 2004

SEATTLE--The NCAA Women's Volleyball Regional Semifinal match between Washington and Saint Mary's on Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m., will be broadcast live in the Pacific Northwest on Fox Northwest. A television broadcast for the Regional final on Dec. 11 at 7 p.m., is pending.

The No. 7-seed Huskies (26-2) are making their second-straight Sweet 16 appearance. Washington defeated Idaho (3-0) and Kansas (3-2) in the first and second rounds last weekend.

Saint Mary's, the 10th-seed, is making its second-ever NCAA appearance. Its wins over Sacramento State and California last week marked its first-ever postseason victories.

The Regional Tournament runs Dec. 10-11 in Seattle. No. 2-seed Penn State will play No. 15-seed UCLA on Friday, Dec. 10 at 5 p.m., followed by the Washington/ Saint Mary's match at 7:30 p.m.

Friday's winners will play Saturday at 7 p.m., with the winner advancing to the Final Four in Long Beach, Calif., Dec. 16-18.

Washington's best postseason run included Elite Eight appearances in 2003 and 1988.