The top three teams picked in the Missouri Valley Conference preseason
were last season's conference runner ups Wichita State,
followed by Northern Iowa who received three votes in the national
AVCA Preseason Volleyball coaches poll and Missouri State.
Wichita State, ranked 24th in the country, was the only Missouri Valley
Conference team to receive enough votes to be ranked in the AVCA
Preseason Volleyball Coaches Poll Top 25 teams in the country.
The Utah Classic is the first tournament of the season with teams from
Fairfield, Utah State and Utah competing in Salt Lake City on August 30
Iowa State is next as Northern Iowa plays their first home match on
September 4, followed by a trip to Fargo, North Dakota for the NDSU
Doublewood Inn Classic with Wisconsin, Louisville along with North
Dakota State on September 6 - 7.
Photo by Michael E. Johnston
Photo by White and Blue Review
The IUPUI tournament is the first event for the Redbirds on August 30 -
31 with Florida Gulf Coast and VCU coming to Indianapolis.
Photo by Bill Shaner
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