COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State women’s volleyball team begins fall camp when the squad reports Sunday, Aug. 8 for the third season under head coach Geoff Carlston. The Buckeyes will practice Monday and then depart for a retreat at Lake Hope. Ohio State returns to St. John Arena Wednesday to continue preseason workouts. The Buckeyes finished the 2009 season with a 25-10 overall record and finished tied for fourth in the Big Ten Conference with a 12-8 record.
A LOOK AT OHIO STATE
The Buckeyes have 11 letterwinners returning from 2009 including four starters: middle blocker Kelli Barhorst and outside hitters Emily Danks, Anna Szerszen and Katie Dull.
BUCKEYES HOST SCARLET & GRAY MATCH, AUG 24, 7 P.M.
The women’s volleyball team will play an intersquad match at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 24 in St. John Arena. Admission is free. The Scarlet & Gray match is the final warmup before the season begins later in the week.
“VOLLEYRULES” TO FOLLOW SCARLET & GRAY MATCH
An informal question and answer session will be held immediately after the Scarlet & Gray match. Following “VOLLEYRULES”, an autograph session will be held.
OSU OPENS 2010 SEASON WITH VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH
The Buckeyes will open the 2010 season by hosting Virginia Commonwealth at 7 p.m., Friday, Aug. 27 in the Sports Imports Classic. Play continues Satuday with OSU hosting Western Michigan at 11 a.m. and Pittsburgh at 7 p.m.