Rock Hill, S.C. – Winthrop volleyball will travel to Seattle, W.A. to take on the University of Washington Huskies in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. This will be the first trip to the big dance since the 2006 season and the first match up between the two teams.
The Eagles (22-4, 16-0) earned an automatic bid to the tournament after winning the Big South Conference Championship in a three-set sweep of Campbell. The Huskies, 24-6, 15-5, finished second in the Pac-12 and earned a 8th seed for the tournament.
The Eagles will play on December 7th at the Hec Edmundson Pavilion on the Washington campus.