Posted: Feb 10, 2012 1:52 PM
Updated: Feb 11, 2012 9:35 AM
COLUMBIA -- Three members of the Mizzou volleyball program - Lisa Henning, Jade Hayes and Molly Kreklow will try out for USA Volleyball this weekend.
In all, the three Tigers were among 207 athletes invited to try out for the national teams in Colorado Springs from February 10-12 at the US Olympic Training Center. The 207 athletes represent 73 different colleges and universities.
Each tryout participant will have four sessions each - one on Friday, two on Saturday and one on Sunday.
The tryout participants will be divided into three groups for the Friday and Saturday morning sessions. The Red Group will take the court on Friday from 2-4 P.M. and on Saturday from 8-9:50 A.M. The White Group will be evaluated Friday from 4-6 P.M. and on Saturday from 9:50-11:40 A.M. The Blue Group will work out Friday from 6-8 P.M. and on Saturday from 11:40 A.M.-1:30 P.M. The groups will be altered for the second session on Saturday and the Sunday morning session.
All three Tigers will compete as part of the Red Group on Friday from 2-4 P.M. and Saturday from 8-9:50 A.M. Kreklow and Hayes have both spent time with USA Volleyball as Kreklow has set for both the Youth National Team and the Junior National team while Hayes has spent time with the Youth National Team.