March 26, 2008
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. --- Registration is currently open for the 2008 Lobo Volleyball Grass Bash, an annual fundraiser for the New Mexico volleyball team. Grass Bash 2008 is scheduled for Sunday, April 27, on the South end of the Johnson Center fields with registration at 7:30 a.m. and play beginning at 8:30 a.m.
The second annual grass volleyball tournament features six adult divisions, a college division, and three divisions for girls, ages 18 and under. Registration for adult teams is set at $20, while college and girls teams register for $15. Awards will be given in each division.
Adults - $20/team
Women's A Division
Men's A Division
Students - $15/team
University Groups Fours
18 & Under Girls
15 & Under Girls
12 & Under Girls
For more information, contact Jackie Bernardin at firstname.lastname@example.org or 277-6291.
Spring Competition Begins ... The Lobos will get the spring season underway on Friday, March 28. UNM will face the Southwest All-Stars, featuring several local and regional players, at 7 p.m. in the Johnson Center. On Saturday, March 29, the Lobos will host the UNM Spring Tournament in the South Gym of the Johnson Center. New Mexico, Frank Phillips College, the University of Denver and the Southwest All-Stars will start round robin action at 9 a.m., wrapping up with a championship round at 2:30 p.m.
UNM Volleyball Banquet ... The Lobo volleyball team will host its annual awards banquet on Sunday, March 30, at the MCM Elegante Hotel (2020 Menaul NE in Albuquerque). The banquet begins with a social at 3:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 4 p.m. Contact Courtney Winninger at email@example.com or 277-0102 for more information.