ASHLAND, Va. – The Randolph-Macon volleyball team begins NCAA Tournament play today at 12:30 p.m. in the first round against Stevenson at the Galloway, N.J. Regional on the campus of Stockton University.
R-MC has played four common opponents with Stevenson: Mary Washington, St. Mary's, Lebanon Valley and Franklin & Marshall. The Yellow Jackets went 4-0 against the quartet. Stevenson was 3-1, dropping a 3-1 decision to Mary Washington.
Randolph-Macon will make its fifth appearance in the NCAA Tournament and its first since 2012. The Yellow Jackets enjoyed a three-year stretch of consecutive conference titles and NCAA appearances from 2009-11 and received an at-large bid in 2012. R-MC reached the Sweet Sixteen in 2010.
The Yellow Jackets earned the Old Dominion Athletic Conference's automatic bid after winning the 2015 ODAC Volleyball Championship. Top-seeded R-MC defeated No. 8 Lynchburg 3-0 in the quarterfinals on Wed, Nov. 4 before defeating No. 4 Roanoke 3-0 and No. 2 Virginia Wesleyan 3-1 on Saturday, Nov. 7 to claim R-MC's fourth conference title.
More information about the Galloway Regional can be found here (tickets, other team info, etc.):
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