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Pioneer Invitational

Point Park University Volleyball Pioneer Invitational, Sept. 10-11, 2010

Sept. 10-11, 2010 at Greentree SportsPlex, Pittsburgh, Pa., 15205

PITTSBURGH -- For the second year in a row, the Point Park University volleyball team will host its Pioneer Invitational at Greentree SportsPlex. The tournament is scheduled for Friday and Saturday, Sept. 10-11.

TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE and DIRECTIONS listed below

Teams in attendance include Point Park and three NCAA Division II programs -- Pitt-Johnstown, Seton Hill and Slippery Rock.

Volley for Vision 2

Check back at this site for results of each match. The tournament schedule is as follows:

Friday, Sept. 10, 2010

Day 1 Recap Article

Time Match-Up Result
3 p.m. Seton Hill at Point Park Point Park def. Seton Hill, 3-1 (25-12, 25-10, 16-25, 25-15)
5 p.m. Pitt-Johnstown vs. Slippery Rock Slippery Rock def. Pitt-Johnstown, 3-0 (25-12, 25-23, 25-14) 

Saturday, Sept. 11, 2010

Day 2 Recap Article

Time Match-Up Result
10 a.m. Pitt-Johnstown at Point Park     Point Park def. Pitt-Johnstown, 3-1 (25-9, 25-14, 22-25, 25-17) 
12 p.m. Slippery Rock vs. Seton Hill Slippery Rock def. Seton Hill, 3-1 (25-14, 25-15, 19-25, 27-25) 
2 p.m. Seton Hill vs. Pitt-Johnstown Pitt-Johnstown def. Seton Hill, 3-1 (27-25, 25-19, 20-25, 25-20)
4 p.m. Slippery Rock at Point Park Point Park def. Slippery Rock, 3-0 (25-16, 25-14, 25-23)

All-Tournament Team

Rachel Roddy (MVP) OH Point Park
Lindsey Oberacker OH Point Park
Katie Geary S Point Park
Kaylee Smith OH Slippery Rock
Taylor Hrescak OH Pitt-Johnstown
Anna Knestaut L Seton Hill

Tournament Standings

Point Park 3-0
Slippery Rock 2-1
Pitt-Johnstown 1-2
Seton Hill               0-3

About Greentree SportsPlex

Address:
Greetree SportsPlex
600 Iron City Drive
Pittsburgh, Pa. 15205

Since 2005, Greentree SportsPlex has been the official home of Point Park volleyball. It is located just minutes from downtown Pittsburgh in the suburb of Greenree. As one of the most modern fitness facilities in Western Pennsylvania, Greentree SportsPlex has more than 80,000 square feet in its multi-sport facility.


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DRIVING DIRECTIONS

From the east:
Take I-376 West to I-279 South to Pittsburgh. Cross the Fort Pitt Bridge and go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel. After the tunnel, travel two miles before taking the Greentree/Crafton exit (veer to the left on the off-ramp). At the stop sign make a left onto Mansfield Ave. Go through two lights, pass the Radisson entrance and then turn right onto Anderson Drive. Wind up the hill about 1/8 of a mile and turn right onto Iron City Drive and it will lead you to the Greentree SportsPlex (aka Greentree Racquet Club).

From the north (From I-79 and I-76):
Take I-79 South to I-279 South to Pittsburgh.  Cross the Fort Pitt Bridge and go through the Fort Pitt Tunnel. After the tunnel, travel two miles before taking the Greentree/Crafton Exit (veer to the left on the off-ramp). At the stop sign, make a left onto Mansfield Avenue. Go through two lights, pass the Radisson entrance and then turn right onto Anderson Drive. Wind up the hill about 1/8 of a mile and turn right onto Iron City Drive and it will lead you to the Greentree SportsPlex (aka Greentree Racquet Club).

From Washington, PA (I-79):
Take I-79 North and follow 20 miles to 279 North to Pittsburgh. Get off at the Greentree/Mount Lebanon Exit and stay in the left lane of the ramp. Make a left at the light and cross the overpass. At the next light, make a left onto Mansfield Avenue. Go through two lights, pass the Radisson entrance and then turn right onto Anderson Drive. Wind up the hill about 1/8 of a mile and turn right onto Iron City Drive and it will lead you to the Greentree SportsPlex (aka Greentree Racquet Club).

From the south (Route 19):
Take Route 19 North (Washington Road) and follow it to Cochran Road. Turn left onto Cochran Road and bear right onto Greentree Road. Proceed on Greentree Road until it crosses over the I-279 overpass. As you cross over, stay in the left lane. At a light, make a left onto Mansfield Road. Go through two lights, pass the Radisson entrance and then turn right onto Anderson Drive. Wind up the hill about 1/8 of a mile and turn right onto Iron City Drive and it will lead you to the Greentree SportsPlex (aka Greentree Racquet Club).