UNI volleyball scrimmage date is set

CEDAR FALLS — The University of Northern Iowa volleyball program’s Purple & Gold Scrimmage is set for Aug. 20 in the McLeod Center.

Admission is free and the arena doors open at 1:15 p.m. During the warm-up period, the Panthers will offer door prizes and be selling UNI volleyball gear.

The scrimmage will consist of three sets and will begin at 2 p.m. Following the scrimmage, the Panthers will engage fans in on-court activities with mascots T.C. and T.K.

The Panthers open the 2017 regular season Aug. 26 against the Missouri Tigers at the Culvers Governors Challenge in Clarksville, Tenn. UNI’s first home match of the season will take place Sept. 5 against Northern Illinois Huskies at 7 p.m. in the McLeod Center.