Tag: NCAA Tournament
It is that time of the year again ladies and gentlemen- the best part of College Basketball! The regular season has come to end but the insanity and craziness of March Madness has begun. As the tournament has unfolded, there have been several upsets, and teams that you think would have not of survived through the first round made some runs. Mercer University, Dayton University, Harvard University, and even Kentucky made big leaps in the tournament, writing down new Cinderella stories.
Head coach Tom Ackerman has been coaching volleyball for seventeen years at Greenville College, but this season might be his best yet. What many thought would be a rebuilding year for Greenville volleyball has turned into an undefeated season in conference. With the help of several well playing freshman, strong senior leadership, and the experience of coach Ackerman, the Panther volleyball team is currently 19-4 as the season begins to wind down. After dropping three out of their four first games in the season opening tournament, the Panthers went undefeated in September and have only lost one game since. Coach Ackerman is particularly pleased with the performance of senior