The Daily Express

Owens Hosts Express Volleyball Camp, June 17-20

Volleyball players in grades 4 through 9 are invited to attend a four-day camp at Owens Community College as the volleyball program hosts the Owens Express Volleyball Camp Monday-Thursday, June 17-20.

The camp runs daily from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the College's Student Health and Activities Center on the Toledo-area Campus, which is on Oregon Road located four miles from Downtown Toledo.

The camp will be conducted by Owens Express Head Coach Sonny Lewis and Assistant Coach Shelli Smith. Camp staff also will include many former and current college volleyball players and coaches from Northwest Ohio.

Camp participants will receive instruction and work on individual skills, which will include serving, spiking, passing, setting, defensive skills, court awareness and game strategies.

This past year, the Lady Express completed their season with a 38-12 record. The program captured its second consecutive OCCAC regular season and tournament championships, finishing with an overall 15-0 conference record (OCCAC regular season and tournament matches). Ranked as high as No. 9 nationally in the NJCAA Women's Volleyball poll, the Lady Express came within one win of advancing to the NJCAA National Championships finishing third at the Region XII Championships.

The camp fee is $100. For more information, call the Owens Volleyball Office at (567) 661-7939 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 7939.

Owens Community College is the fastest-growing community college of its size in the nation. On the Toledo-area and Findlay campuses, Owens serves more than 36,000 credit and non-credit students. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and the lowest tuition in Northwest Ohio. Owens Community College offers over 100 career-oriented programs and majors in Agriculture, Business, Health, Public Service, Skilled Trades, Industrial and Engineering Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor's degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university.

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Brad Meyer
Public Relations Specialist
(567) 661-7421

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