The Comets volleyball team won an at-large bid and will compete in the opening round of the NAIA National Volleyball Tournament April 17. This is the first time in Mayville State history for a volleyball team to make it to the national tournament. The Comets will face the Warriors of Midland University in Fremont, Neb. The match begins at 2 p.m. CT.
Watch the opening round game. There is no charge to watch.
Click here for all the most up-to-date information from the NAIA regarding the national tournament. Brackets, link to watch live, etc.
Radio-a-thon fundraiser and sendoff event
The Comets will head south for Fremont at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 15. We invite you to join us for a radio-a-thon and sendoff event planned in the Lewy Lee Fieldhouse prior to their departure.
Mayville-Portland's local radio station will be conducting interviews with all players, coaches, and administrators from 8 to 9:30 a.m. Listen locally on 1520 AM and on 98.9 FM. The radio-a-thon will also be streamed at https://99kmsr.com/.
During the radio-a-thon, you'll have an opportunity to call in, visit with a player, and make a pledge to help defray the expenses associated with attending the national tournament.
A formal sendoff program will begin at 9:30 a.m.
Come to the Lewy Lee and rally around the team and coaches. Wish them well as they represent Mayville State University on the national level!
Because of COVID-19 concerns, we won't be able to offer a fan bus, and tickets to attend the match in person will be limited.
The Mayville State Alumni Association and Foundation will host a watch party for those who wish to cheer for the Comets from afar. Match time is 2 p.m. Saturday, April 17. We'll gather in the Classroom Building Auditorium to watch on the big screen. Light refreshments will be available. Everyone is welcome!
Masks must be worn and social distancing protocols must be followed.