NEW HAVEN, Conn. (August 2, 2019) -- Defending champion Holy Family University will serve as the host school for the semifinals and final of the 2019 Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Women's Volleyball Championship on Nov. 23-24, at the Campus Center Gymnasium on the HFU campus in Philadelphia, Pa. The announcement was made on Friday by CACC Commissioner Dan Mara. The tournament will kick off on Tuesday, Nov. 19, with four first-round matches at the sites of the highest seeds.
2019 CACC VOLLEYBALL CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE
Tuesday, Nov. 19 (First Round)
South #4 Seed at North #1 Seed (6 p.m.)
North #3 Seed at South #2 Seed (6 p.m.)
North #4 Seed at South #1 Seed (6 p.m.)
South #3 Seed at North #2 Seed (6 p.m.)
Saturday, Nov. 23 (Semifinals)
N#1/S#4 Winner vs. S#2/N#3 Winner (1 or 3:30 p.m.)
S#1/N#4 Winner vs. N#2/S#3 Winner (1 or 3:30 p.m.)
**Highest remaining seed will play in the afternoon's first match
Sunday, Nov. 24 (Championship Final)
Semifinal #1 Winner vs. Semifinal #2 Winner (12 p.m.)
The winner of the 2019 CACC Championship will earn the league's automatic bid to the NCAA Division II East Region Tournament, which will be held the following weekend at a site to be determined.
Holy Family claimed the 2018 CACC Championship with an impressive performance on back-to-back days of the semis and finals of tournament last year at Georgian Court University. The Tigers used the conference title as the springboard to an exciting run to the NCAA Division II East Region Tournament Final a week later in New Haven, Conn.
ABOUT THE CACC
The Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference is an NCAA Division II Conference composed of 14 institutions in Connecticut, Delaware, New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania. The member institutions are Bloomfield College, Caldwell University, Chestnut Hill College, Concordia (N.Y.) College, Dominican (N.Y.) College, Felician University, Georgian Court University, Goldey-Beacom College, Holy Family University, Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University), Nyack College, Post University of Waterbury, University of the Sciences, and Wilmington University.