The University of Jamestown women’s volleyball team placed will be welcomed home at 3 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8, in Harold Newman Arena after placing in the top four teams in the nation on Saturday, Dec. 7, at the NAIA National Tournament. This is the highest placing ever for any UJ team at a national tournament.
The public is invited to attend the 3 p.m. Sunday event to welcome the busload of Jimmie players and their coaches back to Jamestown. Orange and black attire is encouraged.
Watch for updates on UJ social media for posts about the arrival of the team in Jamestown.
"We are extremely proud of these young women," said Polly Peterson, UJ president. "The passion and perseverance they have shown throughout the season, and especially at the national tournament, has been an inspiration to watch. Many of our women’s volleyball players have grown up watching the Jimmies, dreaming of the day that they would have a chance to play for a national championship while wearing the orange and black. Their journey has been a joy to watch.”