The volleyball team will face Stevenson University at 5:30 p.m. today in the NCAA Division III playoffs. Please join the Hiram community in supporting them by watching the match online.
After falling to Wittenberg and finishing as runners-up in the North Coast Athletic Conference tournament, the team received an at-large bid to the Division III playoffs. The Terriers enter the tournament with a 26-8 overall record; their opponent, the Mustangs, enter with a 31-3 overall mark and finished as Capital Athletic Conference runners-up.
Hiram will making its fourth trip to the NCAA postseason in program history and first since the 2007 season. Other teams making up Hiram’s respective bracket include: Mount Union, Lebanon (Pa.) Valley, Juniata (Pa.), Cabrini (Pa.), Penn State-Altoona and Eastern (Pa.).
The first round match is being played on the campus of Neumann University in Aston, Pa.
The winner of the match will advance to play the winner of Eastern and Penn State-Altoona. The regional final will be held Sunday, Nov. 13 and the winner of the regional will advance to the eight team finals at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri next weekend.