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Volleyball Set For 11-Day European Trip

Irish volleyball is heading to Czech Republic, Austria, Slovenia and Italy from May 19-30.

May 17, 2013

Irish Volleyball European Blog

NOTRE DAME, Ind. - The University of Notre Dame volleyball team is set for quite an adventure as the Irish leave Sunday evening for an 11-day European trip that will take them to four countries and match them up with three formidable exhibition opponents. 

The Irish will fly from Chicago's O'Hare Airport Sunday night and land in Prague, Czech Republic Monday evening with London's Heathrow Airport offering a four hour layover.   

While overseas, the team will find itself in Prague, Czech Republic; Vienna, Austria; Maribor, Slovenia; Venice, Italy; Lake Como, Italy; and Milan, Italy.

Notre Dame will meet the Olymp Praha club team in Prague, the Slovenian National Team in Maribor and the Italian Federation Team in Milan. The Irish will play each team twice.

Twenty-two people are making the trip including 12 student-athletes.  

Fans can follow along throughout the trip in a multitude of ways. Facebook and Twitter will offer plenty of picture and status updates, while a daily blog from players and staff members can be found at the UNDerground.   

Exhibition Matches

Tuesday, May 21 - Olymp Praha - Prague, Czech Republic

Wednesday, May 22 - Olymp Praha - Prague, Czech Republic

Friday, May 24 - Slovenia National Team - Maribor, Slovenia

Saturday, May 25 - Slovenia National Team - Maribor, Slovenia

Tuesday, May 28 - Italian Federation Team - Milan, Italy

Wednesday, May 29 - Italian Federation Team - Milan, Italy

Trip Itinerary

Sunday, May 19 - Flight From Chicago To Prague

Monday, May 20 - Prague, Czech Republic

Tuesday, May 21 - Prague, Czech Republic

Wednesday, May 22 - Prague, Czech Republic

Thursday, May 23 - Vienna, Austria

Friday, May 24 - Maribor, Slovenia

Saturday, May 25 - Maribor, Slovenia

Sunday, May 26 - Venice, Italy

Monday, May 27 - Milan, Italy

Tuesday, May 28 - Milan, Italy

Wednesday, May 29 - Lake Como, Italy

Thursday, May 30 - Return Flight

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August 25
7:00 PM
Valparaiso
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
August 26
12:30 PM
Rhode Island
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
August 26
7:00 PM
New Mexico State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Compton Family Ice Arena)
September 1
11:00 AM
VCU
Bowling Green, Ohio (Stroh Center)
September 1
7:00 PM
Bowling Green
Bowling Green, Ohio (Stroh Center)
September 2
7:00 PM
Toledo
Toledo, Ohio (Savage Arena)
September 8
7:00 PM
Coastal Carolina
Conway, S.C. (HTC Center)
September 9
12:00 PM
Ohio State
Conway, S.C. (HTC Center)
September 9
5:00 PM
Florida International
Conway, S.C. (HTC Center)
September 15
7:00 PM
Michigan State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
September 16
12:30 PM
Southern Illinois
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
September 16
7:00 PM
Central Michigan
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
September 22
7:00 PM
Louisville
Louisville, Ky. (KFC Yum! Center)
September 24
1:00 PM
North Carolina State
Raleigh, N.C. (Reynolds Coliseum)
September 29
7:00 PM
Miami
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
October 1
1:00 PM
Florida State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
October 6
7:00 PM
Virginia
Charlottesville, Va. (Memorial Gymnasium)
October 8
12:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Va. (Cassell Coliseum)
October 13
7:00 PM
Georgia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
October 15
1:00 PM
Clemson
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
October 20
7:00 PM
Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla. (Tully Gym)
October 22
2:00 PM
Miami
Coral Gables, Fla. (James L. Knight Complex)
October 25
7:00 PM
Louisville
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
October 29
1:00 PM
Pittsburgh
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
November 3
7:00 PM
Duke
Durham, N.C. (Cameron Indoor Stadium)
November 5
1:00 PM
Wake Forest
Winston-Salem, N.C. (Lawrence Joel Veterans Memorial Coliseum)
November 10
7:00 PM
Virginia Tech
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
November 12
1:00 PM
Virginia
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
November 17
7:00 PM
North Carolina
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
November 19
1:00 PM
North Carolina State
Notre Dame, Ind. (Purcell Pavilion)
November 22
7:00 PM
Syracuse
Syracuse, N.Y. (Women's Building)
November 24
1:00 PM
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, Mass. (Power Gym)

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