NEWARK, Del. – On Sunday, November 20, the University of Delaware volleyball team captured its fourth Colonial Athletic Association Tournament championship in the past five years, earning an automatic berth into the 2011 NCAA Division I Volleyball Tournament.

The Blue Hens (20-12) are headed to University Park, Pa., for the second consecutive year, this time to take on American University in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday, December 2 at 5 p.m. The first and second rounds will be hosted by Penn State at Rec Hall.

On Wednesday, November 30, all Blue Hen volleyball fans are invited to help the University of Delaware Athletic Department, cheerleaders, YoUDee, and Baby Blue, wish the team good luck and show the Blue Hens support as they board the bus in front of the Bob Carpenter Center lobby at 5:30 p.m. The bus is scheduled to depart at 6 p.m.

Parking in the Bob Carpenter Center lot is free after 5 p.m.

The volleyball team cannot thank its supporters enough for the dedication they have shown all season long!

We hope to see you Wednesday evening!

GO HENS!