Nov. 9, 2009

BOSTON, MA - A pep rally is planned for Tuesday, November 10 at 2:00 p.m. to be held on the Campus Center plaza to recognize the achievments of the University of Massachusetts Boston women's soccer and volleyball teams.

There will be music and giveaways at the pep rally for all UMass Boston fans, who attend. Remarks will be given by Chancellor J. Keith Motley and Vice Chancellor for Athletics, Recreation, Special Programs and Projects Charlie Titus, Head Women's Soccer Coach Amy Zombeck, Head Women's Volleyball Coach Terry Condon and the team captains from the women's soccer and volleyball teams.

The women's soccer team will be playing in its first-ever ECAC New England Tournament when it travels to Biddeford, ME on Wednesday, November 11 to take on University of New England at 5:00 p.m. The women's volleyball squad earned its first-ever NCAA Tournament berth and will head to Medford, MA on Thursday, November 12 for a 3:00 p.m. match with Westfield State College at Cousens Gymnasium on the campus of Tufts University.