HOUSTON - One week before the season home opener, the University of Houston Volleyball team hosts the annual Red and White Scrimmage Saturday at 1:30 p.m. in the Athletics/Alumni Center.
During the match, the Cougars will focus on team systems while the coaching staff will use several different lineups to evaluate the teamwork and compatibility.
“Our main goal is to become a great team and play like a great team,” Head Coach Kaddie Platt said. “To achieve that level of play, our plan is to focus on being disciplined on our defense and scoring efficiently. We’ll have a strong emphasis on the serve and pass game and also focus on scoring mentally.”
Following the match, the team will be available for autographs.
The team will host a free clinic for children eighth grade and younger starting at noon. Admission is free to the public for both events.
Houston opens the season at home as they host the Houston Cougar Classic Aug. 29-30. The Cougars are scheduled to face Lamar at 4 p.m. on Friday prior to the Football home opener. On Saturday, Houston will host Texas State at 11 a.m. followed by Wake Forest at 5 p.m.
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