New season of women’s volleyball returns to Pac-12 Networks, with 88 televised matches in 2019
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SAN FRANCISCO – Entering Pac-12 Networks’ eighth season of coverage, women’s volleyball will be televised 88 times, with each school appearing at least 12 times this season. The 2019 women’s volleyball schedule begins with Pac-12 and NCAA Champion Stanford hosting Texas on Sept. 8.
Six Pac-12 teams ended the 2018 season ranked in the final AVCA Coaches Poll, with Stanford claiming the top spot. Stanford, led by 2018 Pac-12 Player of the Year and AVCA National Player of the Year Kathryn Plummer, will appear on Pac-12 Networks 18 times over the course of the regular season.
Also rounding out last season in the top 25, No. 9 Oregon will make 16 regular-season appearances on Pac-12 Networks, with No. 16 Washington State making 12 appearances, No. 18 Washington making 17 appearances, and No. 21 USC and No. 25 Arizona both making 15 appearances.
The Cardinal highlighted eight Pac-12 teams that earned NCAA Tournament bids this season, the most of any league, marking the 19th-consecutive year at least six teams have participated in the “Big Dance,” and the fifth time in the last six years at least eight received postseason invitations.
The complete 2019 television schedule for women’s volleyball is available here at Pac-12.com.
HOW TO WATCH
More information on the multiple options to access and receive Pac-12 Networks anywhere in the United States is available at GetPac12Networks.com.
Coverage of the 2019-20 season for all Pac-12 sports can also be followed all year long across the Pac-12 and Pac-12 Networks’ digital and social media channels on Pac-12.com, Twitter (@Pac12Network and @Pac12), Facebook (facebook.com/Pac12Conference), Instagram (@Pac12Conference), Snapchat (@pac12conference) and Pac-12 Networks’ YouTube channel.
About Pac-12 Networks
Pac-12 Networks is the innovative TV and multimedia company of the Pac-12 Conference and is the first such company to be wholly owned by 12 universities. Pac-12 Networks incorporates one national and six regional television networks, plus extensive digital content accessible through social media, university websites and the Pac-12 Now app. Each year, Pac-12 Networks offers live coverage of 850 sporting events, making it one of the top live sports producers in the country. In addition, Pac-12 Networks creates extensive original programming, provides visibility for marquee football and basketball events as well as traditionally under-served women’s and Olympic sports. Pac-12 Networks also provides training and paid internships for thousands of students of the Pac-12’s member universities, preparing them for careers in media. With headquarters in San Francisco’s SOMA District, Pac-12 Networks draws on the creative, entrepreneurial and technological culture of the Bay Area and nearby Silicon Valley. For more information, go to Pac-12.com.