Owls Volleyball Earn Postseason Berth

Owls Volleyball Earn Postseason Berth

PRESQUE ISLE, ME – The University of Maine at Presque Isle Owls Volleyball team (5-26, 2-5) earned the sixth seed in the North Atlantic Conference Tournament.

Maine Maritime Academy (18-7, 7-0) was undefeated in conference and earned the top seed, while Colby-Sawyer College (10-19, 6-1) earned the number two seed.  Those two will earn a bye in the first round of play.  Husson College (14-3, 5-2) finished as the third seed, while Lyndon State (10-9, 4-3) finished fourth, and Castleton (9-11, 3-4) ended the season as the fifth seed.  UMPI rounds out the conference tournament field.

#3 Husson will host the quarterfinal matchup with the Owls.  That match will begin at 1 PM on Saturday, October 29.  The winner of that match will face the #2 seed Colby-Sawyer.  Lyndon State will host #5 Castleton on Saturday, the winner of that match will face #1 Maine Maritime in a semi-final matchup.  The semi-finals and finals will occur on November 4th and 5th at Maine Maritime.

A live video feed will be available for the Owls' matchup with Husson and can be found on the volleyball schedule page of owls.umpi.edu.