Aug. 19, 2008
WACO, Texas -
The Baylor volleyball team will host an intrasquad scrimmage on Saturday morning at 11 a.m. at the Ferrell Center. The scrimmage, which will be followed by a Meet the Bears autograph session, is free of admission and open to the public.
The event will provide fans their first look at the 2008 squad under the leadership of fifth-year head coach Jim Barnes. The Bears open the season on Aug. 29-30 hosting the Baylor Invitational. Baylor will face SMU on Friday night at 7 p.m.
Baylor returns seven letterwinners and four starters off the 2007 team, including preseason All-Big 12 first-team honorees Taylor Barnes and Anna Breyfogle. The team also welcomes in a class of seven freshmen ranked in the top 45 in the nation according to PrepVolleyball.com.
For the third-straight season, each volleyball match this year will be broadcast live on the internet at BaylorBears.com.