High Point, N.C. - Conference Carolinas fall sport championships continue this Saturday with the start of the women's volleyball championships. Teams’ regular seasons come to an end with the championship culmination as the conference tournament title will be back on the line. The fall conference championships started a few weeks ago with cross country, followed by this past weekend's men’s and women’s soccer tournaments. The women’s volleyball tournament starts November 10th and completes the fall season for the league with winter sports starting immediately after. Stay up to speed on all the fall sports championship details throughout the league at the Fall Championships Tourney Central page.
Women’s & men’s cross country were the first sports to get the tournament action started as they had their championship meet Friday, October 19th. The King women and Mount Olive men took team titles as Belmont Abbey played host to the championships this year at the Frank Liske Park course in Concord, NC. Link to: Final XC Results & Awards (Team, Individual, All-Conference Teams, Runner, Coach, & Freshman of the Year)
Women’s soccer quarterfinal games started Monday 10/29/12 with the top eight teams battling for the right to claim the championship trophy. Belmont Abbey's women came out on top taking a 1-0 victory over Pfeiffer and the automatic conference bid to the NCAA Championship tournament. The men’s soccer quarterfinals started the following day 10/30/12 culminating with their championship final on Sunday as Limestone beat Barton 6-1 to take home the conference tournament trophy. Link to: Men's & Women's Soccer Championships Results & Awards page.
Women’s volleyball teams start their championship quests with first round games beginning Saturday, November 10 continuing play through the championship on Saturday, November 17. The tournament is set for teams to play at the higher seeded teams home court throughout the tournament, with pairings being finalized after league regular season games are completed Tuesday. Link to: Women's Volleyball Championships Results & Awards page.
For more details and all the information throughout the fall championship season, stayed linked to the Fall Championships Tourney Central page for updated results.
Conference Carolinas is a NCAA Division II athletic conference currently made up of 12 teams from North Carolina, South Carolina, and Tennessee. These institutions consist of: Barton College, Belmont Abbey College, Coker College, Converse College, Erskine College, King College, Lees-McRae College, Limestone College, Mount Olive College, North Greenville University, Pfeiffer University, and Queens University of Charlotte.