HIGH POINT, N.C. – Barton College officially captured a share of the 2019 Conference Carolinas men's volleyball regular season title on Saturday (Apr. 6). The Bulldogs earned the No. 1 seed in the Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Championship, through tiebreakers, after finishing the season with a 14-2 conference mark.
King University clinched the No. 2 seed and a share of the 2019 regular season title after wrapping up the season with a 14-2 record. Belmont Abbey College clinched the No. 3 seed with its 10-6 conference record, while University of Mount Olive secured the No. 4 seed and final home match with an even 9-7 record.
Rounding out the 2019 championship field is: No. 5 Limestone (8-8), No. 6 North Greenville University (8-8), No. 7 Emmanuel College (5-11) and No. 8 Erskine College College (4-12).
The 2019 Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Championship quarterfinals will be held on the campus of the higher seed on Saturday, Apr. 13. Following the quarterfinals, the semifinals and final will be played on the campus of the highest remaining seed on Wednesday, Apr. 17 and Thursday, Apr. 18, respectively. The winner of the Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Championship will receive an automatic bid to the NCAA Division I-II Men's Volleyball Championship.
Conference Carolinas Men's Volleyball Championship Schedule & Championship Central:
Saturday, Apr. 13 (at Higher Seed)
Match 1: No. 8 Erskine vs. No. 1 Barton - 6:30 p.m.
Match 2: No. 5 Limestone vs. No. 4 Mount Olive - 4:00 p.m.
Match 3: No. 6 North Greenville vs. No. 3 Belmont abbey - 6:30 p.m.
Match 4: No. 7 Emmanuel vs. No. 2 King - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, Apr. 17 (at Highest Seed Remaining)
Match 5: Match 1 Winner vs. Match 2 Winner TBA
Match 6: Match 3 Winner vs. Match 4 Winner TBA
Thursday, Apr. 18 (at Highest Seed Remaining)
Match 7: Match 5 Winner vs. Match 6 Winner TBA