Second Tournament Near Second City

PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM Outside hitter Sam Mader posted 31 kills on a .500 hitting percentage last weekend.
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM
Outside hitter Sam Mader posted 31 kills on a .500 hitting percentage last weekend.
PURDUESPORTSDOTCOM

March 27, 2007

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - The Purdue volleyball team will continue its spring season at the Palos Courts Tournament in Palos Heights, Ill. on Saturday.

In the morning session, Purdue will take on Loyola and 2006 NCAA Tournament competitor Duke. In the afternoon, the Boilermakers will play Northern Illinois, Xavier, Northern Iowa, and Marquette. The matches will be two games to 25 points.

Purdue beat Loyola (30-21) last weekend at the Western Michigan Spring Tournament. The Boilermakers posted a 5-1 mark there to start their spring campaign.

This is the second of four spring tournaments for Purdue. The team will see its lone home action of the spring on April 7.

A complete schedule for the upcoming Palos Courts Tournament is listed below.

Saturday, March 31
8 a.m.     Purdue vs. Loyola
10 a.m.    Purdue vs. Duke
Noon       Purdue vs. Northern Illinois
1 p.m.     Purdue vs. Xavier
2 p.m.     Purdue vs. Northern Iowa
3 p.m.     Purdue vs. Marquette