MIAA Volleyball Tournament Postponed Until November 11
Friday, November 07, 2008
(sent out by MIAA publicist Greg Chandler)
MIAA Volleyball Tournament semifinals and finals postponed
ROYAL OAK – Friday’s and Saturday’s matches in the MIAA volleyball tournament have been postponed until Tuesday, Nov. 11.
Commissioner David Neilson has determined that the matches will be conducted on Tuesday in a triangular format at Hope College’s DeVos Fieldhouse.*
The matches will be played as follows:
Semifinal #1 – Adrian (15-15) vs. Hope (26-6), 3 p.m.
Semifinal #2 – Alma (21-9) vs. Calvin (26-4), immediately following Adrian-Hope match
Championship – Semifinal winners, 8 p.m.
*A backup site will be designated if health prohibitions at Hope College have not been lifted.
The Ottawa County Health Department, in consultation with the state of Michigan and federal Centers for Disease Control, have ordered Hope College to prohibit assembly of people on campus and at sporting events. They have also prohibited the travel of Hope student-athletes to other sporting events. The prohibitions will be reviewed Tuesday morning, Nov. 11.