A.I.I. News
11.02.2011 - [Volleyball]

PHOENIX - Six teams are set to battle for the 2011 Association of Independent Institutions Volleyball Championships set for Nov. 11-12 at Arizona Christian University.

Vying for this year's conference title and two berths to the NAIA championships will be La Sierra University, California State University-San Marcos, Jamestown University, Mayville State University, Dakota State University and Arizona Christian.

Action gets under way on Nov. 11 with pool play, with the third-place finisher in each poll being eliminated from the tournament. Pool A will be comprised of La Sierra, Mayville state and Dakota State, while Pool B will be comprised of CSUSM, Jamestown and Arizona Christian.

The top two teams from each pool will advance to the championship round on Nov. 11.

Two tiebreakers procedure will be used in pool play for three-way ties, the first will determine each team's sets won percentage. If there is still no clear winner the next tiebreaker will be by determining each team's points won percentage.
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A.I.I. Volleyball Championships

Friday, November 11


10 a.m. - No. 1 La Sierra vs. No. 5 Dakota State

2 p.m. - No. 1 La Sierra vs. No. 4 Mayville State

6 p.m. - No. 4 Mayville State vs. No. 5 Dakota State


Noon - No. 2 Cal State-San Marcos vs. No. 6 Arizona Christian

4 p.m. - No. 3 Jamestown vs. Arizona Christian

8 p.m. - No. 1 CSUSM vs. No. 3 Jamestown

Saturday, November 12

3:30 p.m. - Semifinal No. 1

6 p.m. - Semifinal No. 2

8 p.m. - Championship (W SF #1 vs. W SF #2)