FAYETTEVILLE – The University of Arkansas volleyball team held its annual Red-White match Saturday. The White team posted a .354 hitting percentage to beat the Red team in straight sets (25-23, 25-21, 25-20) in front of approximately 350 fans at Barnhill Arena. The scrimmage was a first-look preview for Razorback fans with the 2012 campaign set to begin Friday.
The Razorbacks begin their season next weekend with the Arkansas Invitational, the team’s first of two home tournaments during the year. The field for the season-opening event includes UT-Martin, Northwestern State and Kansas. Arkansas will play 18 home matches in 2012, including seven against teams that advanced to last year’s NCAA Tournament and eight against teams either ranked or receiving votes in the AVCA preseason poll.
Reserved season tickets for the year are $50 while first-time buyers can get tickets for $29. First-time season tickets buyers will also receive $20 worth of concession stand coupons for Sodexho. Tickets can be purchased online, at the Razorback Ticket Center on Razorback Road or by calling 1-800-982-HOGS (4647).
For more information regarding Razorback volleyball or University of Arkansas athletics, please visit ArkansasRazorbacks.com.