COLLEGE STATION, Texas – COLLEGE STATION, Texas – The Texas A&M volleyball team invites fans to attend its Maroon and White scrimmage Thursday, August 22 at Reed Arena.
Doors open at 5:15 p.m. and the team will take the court at 5:30 to begin warm ups. At 6:30, the team will be announced and then the players will scrimmage for approximately one hour.
A question-and-answer session with head coach Laurie Corbelli and players will be held at the conclusion of the scrimmage.
Admission to the scrimmage is free, and a limited number of team posters will be available.
The Aggies, picked to win the SEC Western Division along with LSU, return two starters and eight other letterwinners who helped A&M win the SEC Western Division, advance to the second round of the NCAA tournament and finish 25-6 in 2012. Corbelli, who is entering her 21st season at the helm of the Aggies, also welcomes two redshirt freshmen as well as four true freshmen.
The Aggies will play their first two tournaments of the season on the road, competing in the North Dakota Classic in Grand Forks, N.D. on August 30-31 and at the UTSA Classic in San Antonio, Sept. 5-6, before beginning their home campaign at the Texas A&M Invitational, Sept. 12-14. The Aggies open their tournament against Siena on Sept. 12 and also will take on 2011 NCAA Final Four participant Florida State and 2012 national semifinalist Michigan. For the complete tournament schedule, click here.
A&M opens SEC play Sunday, Sept. 29 as the Aggies play host to Georgia.