Volleyball Hosts Labor Day Classic to Open 2014 Season


St. Louis, Mo., Aug. 26, 2014 - The No. 11-ranked Washington University in St. Louis volleyball team begins its 2014 campaign by hosting the 14-match Labor Day Classic Friday-Sunday, Aug. 29-31, at the WU Field House.

Head coach Vanessa Walby begins her first season at the helm of the Bears' program with two matches each Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Washington U. opens the season against Greenville College at 3 p.m. Friday, before taking on Loras College at 7 that evening. The Bears also face Buena Vista University, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Hanover College and Fontbonne University during the Labor Day Classic.