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Volleyball Hall of Fame, Morgan Classic

February 10 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm EST

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An event every day that begins at 6:00 pm, repeating until February 11, 2023

The International Volleyball Hall of Fame’s Morgan Classic NCAA Collegiate Men’s Volleyball tournament is the premier annual four-team men’s collegiate tournament on the East Coast featuring some of the top NCAA teams in the country.

Springfield College will once again serve as host for the Annual International Volleyball Hall of Fame Morgan Classic, which will take place in Blake Arena.

The top teams in NCAA Division III Men’s Volleyball will visit Western Massachusetts for the annual International Volleyball Hall of Fame Morgan Classic, to be held Feb. 10-11 at Springfield College. The event is named in honor of William G. Morgan, the inventor of the game of volleyball at the Holyoke YMCA in 1895, and the first public exhibition of the sport, which was held at Judd Gymnasia on what is now the campus of Springfield College.

This year’s event features powerhouses in men’s Division III volleyball, including top-ranked #2 ranked Springfield College, #10 Rutgers, #15 NYU, and MIT. Matches are 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Friday, with the winners from each match battling for the title on Saturday night. Match tickets are Adults: $6 Students/Seniors: $4 (Seniors 65+)
Springfield College Students: $1 with ID and can be purchased online or
at the door.

Tournament & Events Schedule

Friday, February 10, 2023
12pm IVHF Welcoming Luncheon

6pm  Springfield vs. MIT
8pm  NYU vs. RutgersSaturday, February 11, 2023
8:30a-1:30pm  Coaches & Players Clinics6pm  Consolation Match

Between Matches – Spike/Bounce Competition

8pm  Championship Match

For more information on all of the events surrounding the Morgan Classic, please visit https://www.volleyhall.org/morgan-classic.html

The event is named in honor of William G. Morgan, the inventor of the game of volleyball at the Holyoke YMCA in 1895, and the first public exhibition of the sport, which was held at Judd Gymnasia on what is now the campus of Springfield College.

The International Volleyball Hall of Fame honors this pivotal occasion in the sports history with the Morgan Classic. This annual event kicks off with a tournament of the top collegiate talent on Friday night.

The Classic weekend activities culminate at the tournament championship match Saturday night, where the winners from the Friday night matches battle it out for the annual Morgan Classic Championship title.

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Show your support for the Hall and your love of volleyball by attending the Morgan Classic Tournament, participating in the Clinics, or donating directly to the hall

Details

Date:
February 10
Time:
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
EST
Website:
https://www.volleyhall.org/morgan-classic.html

Venue

Springfield College
263 Alden Street
Springfield, MA 01109
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