Volleyball opens season at home with Comfort Inn Challenge

Tournament Central

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern volleyball team opens the 2008 season at home this Friday and Saturday, hosting the Comfort Inn Colonnade Challenge at Bill Battle Coliseum.

Berry College, No. 3 Emory, Illinois Wesleyan, and West Georgia will join the Panthers on the Hilltop for the nine-match tournament. IWU and Berry open play on Friday at noon, and action continues through Saturday. BSC plays against Emory at 7 p.m. on Friday, then takes on Berry at 2 p.m. and Illinois Wesleyan at 7 p.m. on Saturday.