Monday November 23, 2009

NCAA Bound...Again

The women's volleyball team came from behind to win the Atlantic 10 tournament championship 3-2 over nationally ranked Saint Louis and advance to its sixth NCAA tournament in seven years.

The University of Dayton women's volleyball team came from behind to beat the Saint Louis Billikens 3-2 in the championship match of the Atlantic 10 tournament Sunday at the Frericks Center.

The Flyers advance to its sixth NCAA tournament in seven years. The NCAA will announce the tournament pairings Sunday, Nov. 29, on ESPN News.

Dayton clawed back from an 0-2 deficit for the third time this season to capture head coach Kelly Sheffield's first A-10 title.

The Flyers also won the Atlantic 10 tournament and automatic bid to the NCAA Women's Volleyball Championships in 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2007. They received an automatic bid to the NCAA tournament in 2008.

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