Top Cats...Again

The back-to-back NCAA national champion Penn State women's volleyball squad enters 2015 play with its second consecutive No. 1 preseason ranking, according to the AVCA Division I Top 25 Coaches Poll.

Penn State's women's volleyball received 54 of a possible 60 first-place votes from AVCA voters.

The Nittany Lions are among six Big Ten schools to be ranked within the AVCA Top 25 and one of four conference programs to be voted within the top 10. The other Big Ten programs in theTop 25 include:

No. 5 Nebraska (tied)
No. 5 Wisconsin (tied)
No. 8 Illinois
No. 14 Ohio State
No. 19 Michigan State

Purdue, Minnesota and Michigan all received votes in the poll.

Penn State will kickoff 2015 play on August 28 verses Buffalo in the Penn State Classic at University Park.


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