Volleyball Readies for Tour of Italy


A map detailing the team's upcoming journey.

May 10, 2014


FORT WORTH, Texas - The TCU volleyball team is set to travel to Italy during a 10-day Italian tour later this month. The Horned Frogs will tour and play matches in several Italian cities including Milan, Venice, Pisa Cinque Terre, Florence and Rome.

TCU will play six matches during the tour against some of the tops opponents in Italy. The Frogs will start at the Olympic Training Center with a match against Club Italia on May 27, before traveling to Pordenone to take on Friultex Chions B2 Team and Friultex Juniors on May 28 and May 29, respectively.

The team will continue match play by taking on Valdaro B1 Team in Florence on May 31 and then wrapping up the trip with two matches against Volleyro B1 Team in Rome on June 2 and June 4.       

In the 14 days leading up to the trip, along with the 10 days spent abroad, a TCU volleyball player will create a blog detailing the team's journey. All blogs, pictures and videos will be posted daily on GoFrogs.com and you can also follow the whole journey on the official TCU volleyball social media accounts - Twitter (@TCUVolleyball), Facebook (facebook.com/TCUVolleyball) and Instagram (@TCUVolleyball).

Bring It Promotions (BIP) organized the entire trip for TCU, with an itinerary of the trip listed below.  

May 25: Depart for Milan, Italy
May 26: Arrive in Milan, Italy; Practice and Sightseeing
May 27: Match 1 vs. Club Italia at the Olympic Training Center and Sightseeing
May 28: Match 2 vs. Friultex Chions B2 Team in Pordenone, Italy and Sightseeing
May 29: Match 3 vs. Friultex Juniors and Sightseeing in Venice
May 30: Sightseeing in Pisa, Cinque Terre and Florence
May 31: Match 4 vs. Valdaro B1 Team in Florence, Italy
June 1: Sightseeing in Pisa, Cinque Terre and Florence
June 2: Match 5 vs. Volleyro B1 Team in Rome and Sightseeing
June 3: Sightseeing in Rome
June 4: Match 6 vs. Volleyro B1 Team in Rome and Sightseeing
June 5: Depart for USA

 


 

 

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