Aug. 20, 2012
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Purdue volleyball is calling all VIP card holders and student season ticket holders to join the Block Party student section. A tailgate/callout will take place from 5-7 p.m. Friday in the plaza area between the Brees Academic Center and Mollenkopf Athletic Center.
Pizza and drinks will be provided. Students must purchase Block Party membership for $5 from the Athletics Ticket Office or online here.
A receipt from that purchase should be presented at the tailgate/callout to receive the Block Party t-shirt.
The Boilermakers kick off the 2012 season at 7 p.m. against No. 21 Northern Iowa. The team wraps up opening weekend with a pair of Saturday matches: noon vs. George Washington and 7:30 p.m. vs. Pittsburgh.
Purdue went 29-5 in 2011 and advanced to the Sweet 16. Twelve players return from that squad, while six newcomers join the mix.