Campbellsville University to broadcast first live volleyball game

Campbellsville University to broadcast first live volleyball game


October 1, 2013
For Immediate Release
 
(Campbellsville University Photo by Richard RoBards)


By Lindey Young, student news writer

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. – Campbellsville University’s 88.7 WLCU-FM will broadcast its first ever live Lady Tiger volleyball game on Tuesday, Oct. 1 at 7 p.m. EST. This will be the first volleyball game to be broadcast live by CU students from the Powell Athletic Center.

The students involved are sophomores Cortni Cruse and Rachel DeCoursey. Cruse, a mass communication major from Melber, Ky., will be doing the play-by-play. DeCoursey, a JV volleyball player from of Hopkinsville, Ky., is also majoring in mass communication. She will be doing the color commentary.

The game against Lindsey Wilson College will begin at 7 p.m. as well as the coverage for the game. Campbellsville has taken five of the last six matches with LWC. The Raiders are currently ranked 8th in the NAIA with an 18-0 record. The Lady Tigers are 13-2. The CU Pep Club, the Maroon Goons, have called for a “Black Out” and are encouraging students and fans to wear black to the game.

Campbellsville University is a widely acclaimed Kentucky-based Christian university with more than 3,600 students offering 63 undergraduate options, 17 master’s degrees, five postgraduate areas and eight pre-professional programs. The website for complete information is campbellsville.edu.