Volleyball Hosts Louisville; Notre Dame
Friday marks Georgia Tech’s Jackets for the Cure pink match
|GT Match Notes • 2015 Media Guide|
|Georgia Tech (11-5, 2-2 ACC) vs. Louisville (10-4, 4-0)
Friday, Oct. 9 • 7 p.m. • O’Keefe Gym
|Live Stats • Watch: ESPN3 • Radio: WREK 91.1 FM Atlanta Listen Live
|vs. Notre Dame (5-11, 0-4)
Sunday, Oct. 11 • 1 p.m. • O’Keefe Gym
|Live Stats • Watch: ESPN3|
THE FLATS - The Georgia Tech volleyball team (9-2) opens its 2015 season this weekend when it hosts the GT Courtyard by Marriott Atlanta Midtown Invite. The Jackets kick off the 2015 campaign against Siena Friday at 12 p.m. and Coastal Carolina at 7:30 p.m., followed by two Saturday matches at 12 p.m. against UT-Martin and against The Citadel at 7:30 p.m. at O'Keefe Gym.
THE FLATS – The Georgia Tech volleyball team will play its annual pink match, this year titled "Jackets For The Cure" presented by UnitedHealthcare, on Friday, Oct. 9 at 7 p.m. against Louisville on ESPN3. The Yellow Jackets will don pink jerseys for breast cancer awareness. Georgia Tech will then host Notre Dame on Sunday at 1 p.m. on ESPN3.
Georgia Tech will auction off its game-worn pink jerseys with the proceeds benefiting the Susan G. Komen Foundation. The auction begins Friday, Oct. 9 at Noon and ends Friday, Oct. 23 at Noon. Bidding begins at $50 with $5 increments.
Both matches will air on ESPN3. Fans can listen to Friday’s match on WREK 91.1 FM, but Sunday’s match will not air on radio, just ESPN3.
- Georgia Tech is on a four-game winning streak at home.
- London Ackermann eclipsed the 1,000-career dig milestone in the five-set thriller victory against Boston College.
- Georgia Tech is 3rd in the ACC in digs/set (15.62) and 1st in total digs (906).
- The Yellow Jackets went 9-3 in non-conference play this season in comparison to 7-6 last season.