2002-2003 volleyball preview

The University of Alaska Anchorage volleyball team has its sights on conference champs this year.The team is coming off last years 18-10 season, which placed them fifth in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference’s inaugural campaign.There are eight returning players. In that group are, the Brianne McCabe, the feature senior All-America candidate, at the net and four juniors _” Starr Burgan, Michelle Garvin, Kirsten Hunley and Kasey Kuelper.To start off the season the Green and Gold scrimmage was Aug. 24. Gold won 3-1, with Brianne McCabe and Katina Ozrelic having a combined 30 kills.UAA will start its regular season at the St. Mary’s Invitational in San Antonio, Texas, Aug. 30-31. The Seawolves will face No. 13 Metro State and former conference rival Chaminade.