University of Michigan Releases Ticket Information for 2011 NCAA Women's Water Polo Championship
BRIDGEPORT, Pa. -- Tickets for the 2011 National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Women's Water Polo Championship on Friday-Sunday, May 13-15 at the University of Michigan's Canham Natatorium are now available.
The eight-team NCAA field and tournament seedings will be announced on Monday, May 2. Automatic qualifiers will be provided by the Big West Conference, Collegiate Water Polo Association, Mountain Pacific Sports Federation, and Western Water Polo Association. The conference representatives from the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference and the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference will participate in a play-in game, with the winner gaining the fifth and last automatic berth. The three remaining teams will be selected at-large without geographical restrictions.
Tickets are available in two forms: All Session or Single-Day.
- All-Session Tickets: Tickets good for all three sessions are priced at $50 for adults and $25 for youth/senior citizens. All-session tickets must be purchased before Friday, May 13, at 10 a.m.
- Single-Day Tickets: Single-day tickets are priced at $20 for adults and $10 for youth/senior citizens.
Tickets are available for sale online at MGoBlue.com/tickets, in person at the U-M Athletic Ticket Office, or by calling (734) 764-0247 or toll-free (866) 296-MTIX (6849). Single-session adult and youth/senior citizen tickets will also be available at the door (cash sales only). Doors open one hour prior to the start of the first game.
Times are Eastern Daylight Time
Friday, May 13
Game 1 -- No. 2 Seed vs. No. 7 Seed, 3 p.m.
Game 2 -- No. 3 Seed vs. No. 6 Seed, 4:30 p.m.
Game 3 -- No. 1 Seed vs. No. 8 Seed, 6 p.m.
Game 4 -- No. 4 Seed vs. No. 5 Seed, 7:30 p.m.
Saturday, May 14
Game 5 -- Game 1 Loser vs. Game 2 Loser, 1:30 p.m.
Game 6 -- Game 3 Loser vs. Game 4 Loser, 3 p.m.
Game 7 -- Game 3 Winner vs. Game 4 Winner, 4:30 p.m.
Game 8 -- Game 1 Winner vs. Game 2 Winner, 6 p.m.
Sunday, May 15
7th Place -- Game 5 Loser vs. Game 6 Loser, Noon
5th Place -- Game 5 Winner vs. Game 6 Winner, 1:30 p.m.
3rd Place -- Game 7 Loser vs. Game 8 Loser, 3:00 p.m.
Championship -- Game 7 Winner vs. Game 8 Winner, 4:30 p.m.