Kansas Volleyball To Report To Campus Friday

Aug. 7, 2008


University of Kansas volleyball players will report to campus Friday as the 2008 season officially gets underway.

The team’s 15 players will go through meetings Friday afternoon concluded by a team dinner that evening. Saturday, Kansas will take to the court in its first practice of the 2008 season. Head coach Ray Bechard and his team will hold two-a-day practices for the next two weeks until classes begin.

Kansas, who returns 11 letterwinners, including six starters, on a team that finished 13-17 overall last year, opens its schedule on Aug. 29 against VCU in Richmond, Va. The team will hold its home opener on Sept. 5 when they take on Utah Valley in the Jayhawk Invite. Tickets are available on the KU Athletics website at kuathletics.com or by phone at 1-800-34-HAWKS.