Volleyball Hosts CCSU Invitational to Open Season

Volleyball Hosts CCSU Invitational to Open Season

The Central Connecticut volleyball team opens the 2016 season in Detrick Gymnasium with the CCSU Invitational on Friday and Saturday. The Blue Devils will play Iona on Friday at 4 p.m. to open the two-day tournament, while Lehigh and Fordham will play at 7 p.m. The event will continue with four matches on Saturday.

Fans can follow the weekend's action with the schedule and links below.

Full Schedule  • CCSU Invitational

Friday, August 26
CCSU vs. Iona | 4:00 p.m. | Live Stats | Video

Lehigh vs. Fordham | 7:00 p.m. | Live Stats

Saturday, August 29
Iona vs. Fordham | 11:00 a.m. | Live Stats 
CCSU vs. Lehigh | 1:30 p.m. | Live Stats | Video
CCSU vs. Fordham | 4:00 p.m. | Live Stats | Video
Lehigh vs. Iona | 6:30 p.m. | Live Stats

Central was tabbed fifth in the preseason Northeast Conference coaches poll and head coach Linda Sagnelli will begin her 17th season at the helm. The Blue Devils return a veteran roster with five seniors. Central's returnees include senior Rachel Fish, who led the team with 380 digs and 24 aces in 2015, senior Brooke Schwab, who had a team-high 93 blocks, and  sophomore Raquel Quirarte, who led the team with 221 kills in 2015. 

PRESEASON UPDATE WITH HEAD COACH LINDA SAGNELLI

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