Olympics qualifier for women’s volleyball kicks off Friday

Volleyball olympic qualifiers begin today

BOSSIER CITY, La. (KSLA) - It’s an exciting time for the Shreveport-Bossier community. Friday August 2nd kicks off the Olympics qualifier for women’s volleyball in Bossier City.

Team USA’s FIVB Volleyball Intercontinental Olympic Qualification Tournament will be held through Aug. 4 in CenturyLink Center.

Match Schedule:

  • Aug. 2: Argentina vs. Bulgaria, 3 p.m., USA vs. Kazakhstan, 6 p.m.
  • Aug. 3: USA vs. Bulgaria, 5 p.m., Kazakhstan vs. Argentina, 8 p.m.
  • Aug. 4: USA vs. Argentina, 1 p.m., Kazakhstan vs. Bulgaria, 4 p.m.

The U.S. is the only country to have medaled in each of the past three Olympic Games in women’s indoor volleyball.

The winner will get a shot at the 2020 Olympic Games.

For tickets click here for more information. For a limited time, $10 tickets will be available on Friday. Those tickets can be purchased at the B1 bank box office at the CenturyLink Center.

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