NASHVILLE --- School has officially started for the student-athletes of Tennessee State University. The volleyball team will be very active in their first week of school.
The Tigers started off Monday morning with practice at 6 a.m. before going to their first day of classes. Tuesday will be a long day for the volleyball team as they will begin their day the same way they did on Monday.
The Tigers will finish their day in the Faculty Dining room with a Meet and Greet for the fans at 6 p.m. The players will be introduced, take pictures with fans and sign posters. There will be refreshments for the fans to enjoy as well.
Wednesday the Tigers will be back on the court to finish up game day details. The team will practice at 6 a.m. on Thursday before leaving to head to their first tournament of the season.
To open the season the Tigers will go to Montgomery, Ala. to play in the ISTAP Collegiate Cup 1 versus Texas Southern on Friday morning before a Friday evening showdown with Jackson State.
The Tigers will continue play in the tournament on Saturday morning with a match against Alabama A&M before wrapping up the weekend versus Alabama State at 7 p.m.