Aug. 6, 2014
IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The University of Iowa volleyball team scheduled its annual Black and Gold Scrimmage for Saturday, Aug. 23, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. First serve is set for 3 p.m. (CT).
Hawkeye fans can see the 2014 squad and new staff of head coach Bond Shymansky, associate head coach Michaela Franklin and assistant coach Jackie Simpson in action for the first time for free. In-match updates will be available on the team's live match Twitter feed, @IowaVB_Live.
Iowa returns 10 letterwinners from the 2013 season, including six starters, and welcomes six newcomers to the program. In 2013, the team compiled an overall record of 11-21.
The Hawkeyes open the 2014 regular season at the Texas A&M Tournament, Aug. 29-30. Iowa is scheduled to play host Texas A&M and UT-San Antonio on Aug. 29 and Tulane on Aug. 30.