NSAA State High School Volleyball Championships

News Release Date: 
October 31, 2013

For Immediate Release

State High School Volleyball Championships Broadcast Live on NET Television

LINCOLN, Neb. (Oct. 30, 2013) -- The top high school girls volleyball teams in Nebraska take to the court to determine which schools will lay claim to the state championship trophies on “NSAA State High School Volleyball Championships” airing live statewide on Saturday, Nov. 16, on NET1.

This annual championship competition will be broadcast from Grand Island’s Heartland Event Center with sportscaster Larry Punteney calling the action and former Nebraska All-American volleyball standout Kathi Wieskamp offering color commentary.

The championship match-ups begin with the Class C-2 finals at 9 a.m. CT, followed at 11 a.m. CT by the Class D-2 contest and the Class A championship match at 1 p.m. CT. The finals action picks up again at 4:30 p.m. CT with the Class C-1 match, followed by the Class B competition at 6:30 p.m. CT and, wrapping up the day’s action, the Class D-1 finals at 8:30 p.m. CT.

The volleyball championships will be webcast live in Flash on NET’s website (netNebraska.org). Webcasting of the series is a free service of NET.

“NSAA State High School Volleyball Championships” is a production of NET Sports, Nebraska’s Home for Sports, for broadcast on NET Television. NET1 is part of NET Television, a service of NET. For a complete program schedule, visit NET’s website (netNebraska.org/television).

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PROGRAM CONTACT:  Sue Maryott, 402-472-9333, ext. 285, or email at smaryott@netNebraska.org

RELEASE WRITTEN BY:  Larry L. Kubert, 402-472-9333, ext. 389, or e-mail at lkubert@netNebraska.org

NET Television:

NET1 is Nebraska's first public television broadcast service and includes PBS and award-winning, locally produced public television programming; NET2 World offers live coverage of the Nebraska Unicameral, and other news and public affairs programming; NET3 Create is a 24-hour channel featuring the most popular how-to, travel and lifestyle series.