June 25, 2010
MADISON, Wis. -- Mark your calendar for the 2010 Wisconsin Volleyball Fan Fest and intra-squad scrimmage on Saturday, Aug. 21 in the UW Field House. This free event is open to everyone.
The fun begins at 5 p.m. with the Fan Fest. Kids can participate in on-court activities with the Badgers or test their vertical jump. Show off your Wisconsin spirit or dress like a Badger by trying on a UW uniform.
Fans can also color in pictures of volleyball players or Bucky Badger. The jump castle will be set up for the event while Bucky Badger will be roaming around the building for photos and autographs. Concession stands will also be open and fans will be able to purchase Wisconsin volleyball gear at the event.
Coach Pete Waite will answer questions from the crowd at 6 p.m. while the team warms up for a Cardinal vs. White intrasquad scrimmage which begins at 6:30 p.m.
UW returns 11 letterwinners and five starters from last season’s squad. Season ticket orders for current and new season ticket holders are currently being accepted. Place your orders early to ensure the best seats for the biggest games at the UW Field House this fall. For complete Wisconsin Volleyball ticket information, please visit Volleyball Central.
The Wisconsin volleyball team opens its home season on Friday, Sept. 2 in the Inntowner Invitational Tournament at the UW Field House.