Phase Establish for Dukes in Opening Round of 2022 NCAA Champion

December 1, 2022

— James Madison volley ball opens NCAA Champion have fun with a preliminary suit versus No. 18 BYU on Friday, Dec. 2 on the university of Pitt at the Petersen Occasions Facility.

The initial offer is established for 4:00 PM. The video game will certainly be relayed on ESPN+.

The victor of Friday’s suit will certainly play the victor of Pitt as well as Colgate, which will certainly be used Friday at 7 PM. The second-round match will certainly get on Saturday at 7 PM,

James Madison Dukes (24-4) vs. BYU Cougars (21-6)


    This is the Dukes’ 5th look in the NCAA Champion, with 2 extra DII looks.

  • .(* )JMU goes into with a 15-match win touch beginning on October 7.
  • .(* )The Dukes obtained choose the very first time in program background this period in Week 13 with 4 total amount, as well as raised that number to 8 enact Week 14. The program has actually additionally never ever defeated a rated challenger.

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  • – James Madison volley ball won the Sunlight Belt Champion after beating Texas State 3-1 in the last suit.

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  • Sophie Davis(* )was called the event MVP, while

  • Caroline Dozier
  • made the All-Tournament group.

  • .(* )The Dukes were called the Sunlight Belt Routine Period Champ after brushing up protecting champs South Alabama the last weekend break of the routine period for a meeting mark of 15-1. .(* )The Dukes grabbed 2 significant meeting honors, Sophie Davis being called the Sunlight Belt Defensive Gamer of the Year as well as Head Train
  • Lauren Steinbrecher

  • gaining the Train of the Year honor.
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  • Miëtte Veldman as well as Davis were called First string All-Conference as well as Caroline Dozier was called to the Junior varsity. .
  • .(* )JMU has actually made the Department I NCAA Event 4 times as well as the Department II event in 1984 as well as 1985, the year prior to the Dukes went DI.

  • .(* )The group has actually never ever won a suit in the event. .(* )The last time the Dukes certified remained in 2017 after winning the CAA Champion. They shed to Colorado 3-0 in the preliminary in Waco, Texas. .
  • In 2016 the Dukes dealt with currently Sunlight Belt competing Coastal Carolina in a 5 collection suit, shedding the last collection 15-9. I

t had actually been 16 years because the Dukes made the event. They shed to Penn State in the preliminary of the NCAA Champion in 2000. They additionally certified in 1999, playing San Diego State as well as shed 0-3.

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