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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – After winning the 2016 Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Volleyball Championship, the Shaw University women’s volleyball team will gear up for post-season play when the Lady Bears participate in the 2016 NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional Tournament. Shaw received the No. 8 seed in the tournament and will face top-seeded and nationally-ranked Wheeling Jesuit University (38-2)on Friday, Dec. 2 at 7:30 p.m.NCAA DII logo

Shaw (22-7) will make its first appearance in the NCAA Division II Atlantic Regional since 1995.

In addition to two conference championships face-off against one another (Shaw vs. Wheeling Jesuit), No. 2-seed Gannon (30-3) will take on No. 7-seed Fairmont State (21-13), while No. 3-seed Edinboro (23-8) will square off against No. 6-seed Shippensburg (26-7). The No.4/5 match will pit the Pitt-Johnstown (24-9) against the California (Pa.) (22-9).

The Regional Quarterfinals game times are noon, 2:30 p.m., 5 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 2. The Saturday semifinals begin at 5 p.m. and the second contest is at 7:30 p.m. The Atlantic Regional final will be at 5 p.m. on Sunday evening.

For a complete bracket of the NCAA Division II Volleyball Championship, click here.


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