Springfield College Set to Host 2017 International Volleyball Hall of Fame Morgan Classic

Springfield College Set to Host 2017 International Volleyball Hall of Fame Morgan Classic

Springfield, Mass. - January 30, 2017 - Springfield College will once again serve as host for the 30th Annual International Volleyball Hall of Fame Morgan Classic, which will take place February 3-4 in Blake Arena. New York University, Kean University, and Vassar College will join Springfield College in one of the most historic events for collegiate men's volleyball on the East Coast.

Tickets for each night's doubleheader are $6 for adults, $4 for non-Springfield College students and youths, while Springfield College students will cost $1. For more information on tickets, please call the International Volleyball Hall of Fame at (413) 536-0926.  This year's event features four teams ranked in the top 10 in the latest American Volleybal Coaches Association (AVCA) Division III National Coaches Poll.

In the opening night of action on February 3, 9th-ranked Vassar will square off against No. 6 NYU at 6:00 pm before the host and top-ranked Pride will face 8th-ranked Kean at 8:00 pm in a rematch of last year's NCAA Championship Quarterfinals. On Saturday night, February 4 , game times will again be at 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m., with the consolation match first and the championship match scheduled second to cap off the weekend's events.

The games will be video streamed live and can be accessed here.