UTPA Volleyball Camp

POSTED: Thursday, July 23, 2009 - 8:46pm

UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:33pm

The University of Texas-Pan American women's volleyball program will be hosting clinics including a Setter/Hitter Camp, a Baby Bronc Camp, a Senor High Camp and a Team Camp.

The Setter/Hitter Camp is set for July 13th through July 14th at the UTPA Fieldhouse for potential campers in grades 9th through 12th. Camp time is set for 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. There will be a one-hour lunch break at 12 noon (lunch not provided). The cost for the Setter-Hitter-Libero Camp is $85.00 per camper.

The Baby Bronc Camp, for camper ages 10-14, will be July 20 through July 21, with a cost of $65.00 per camper. On July 20, the camp starts at 9:00 am through 4:00 pm with an hour for lunch (not provided). On July 21, the camp starts at 9:00 am and ends at 12 noon.

The Senior High Camp, for players entering the 11th grade & up, is set for July 15-17, with a cost of $95.00 per camper. The camp starts at 9:00 am through 4:00 pm with an hour for lunch (not provided).

The Team Camp is for high school teams and must consist of a minimum of eight players but no more than 12. The camp will begin July 21, with check-in at 1:00 p.m. and camp starting at 2:00 pm. The camp continues July 22-24 with camp beginning at 9:00 am through 4:00 pm with an hour for lunch everyday. On July 24, the camp wraps up at 12 noon.

Campers may leave with a parent/guardian or bring their lunches.

The UTPA women's volleyball camps will be directed by head coach and assistant coach as well as members of the UTPA women's volleyball team.


Women's Volleyball Announces 2009 Schedule

Courtesy - UTPA Sports Information Department

June 16, 2009

Third year head coach Angela Hubbard announced the 2009 schedule for the upcoming 2009-2010 academic campaign.

"Being an entirely new team next year, I think the schedule will be competitive with what we have to offer. I believe that the pre-season tournaments and matches that we have set in place are going to get us prepared as we head into conference play," said head coach Angela Hubbard.

In their first year under the Great West Conference, the Lady Broncs will face a schedule where they will have to travel from one end of the country to the other.

The Great West Conference consists of North and South Dakota, NJIT, Chicago State, Houston Baptist and Utah Valley.

"The one thing I am most looking forward to is the start of conference to see where we stand competitively (amongst our conference)," said Hubbard.

The Lady Broncs begin the season with a two-day tournament at Sam Houston State on August 29th and 30th where they will face Louisiana-Lafayette, Sam Houston State, Southern Utah and Delaware State.

The women's team will compete in a total of three tournaments, including the Great West Conference Tournament scheduled for November.

The Lady Broncs will face Southland Conference-foes Texas A&M-Corpus Christi and McNeese State in the month of September along with neighboring rival UT-Brownsville, for the second time in the program's history.

"TAMUCC is a program I'm looking forward in facing. We haven't faced them since we defeated them in 2007 at home," added Hubbard.

"Utah Valley, on the other hand, is a program I think will be tough to face since they are tough to play, are very well coached, super competitive and highly skilled."

The Lady Broncs will open at home on September 1 as they face Texas A&M-Corpus Christi with match-time slated for 6:00 p.m. CT

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