Clinic to be held April 11-12
All home matches broadcast on 1580, all away SEC matches on UKathletics.com
Nearly 200 fans joined the Wildcats on Friday, April 19 for an interactive practice
Fans are invited to an interactive open practice April 19
April 19 open practice session, followed by a Q&A to meet the team
Former University of Dayton standout Mandy Robbe begins her third season as the Director of Operations after joining the staff in March of 2012.
In Robbe's first season with the team the Wildcats earned a 22-11 overall record and hosted the First and Second Rounds of the NCAA Tournament while advancing to the Sweet 16 for the second-straight season. The 2013 squad earned a 22-9 overall record and advanced to its ninth-straight NCAA Tournament. UK played host to both the First and Second Rounds and the NCAA Regionals.
Robbe serves as the color analyst for UKathletics.com audio broadcasts of all home matches, and the play-by-play voice of all road matches.
In addition to her role as Director of Operations in which she coordinates recruiting visits, travel and assists with event planning of home tournaments, she is a major contributor to the highly-successful UK Volleyball camps.
Following her first season in Lexington, she served as the coordinator for the AVCA All-America banquet at the 2012 NCAA Final Four in Louisville.
Robbe is a former four-year letter winner for the Dayton Flyers who advanced to three NCAA Tournaments and won a combined five Atlantic 10 titles during her tenure.
An exceptional all-around player, Robbe spilt time on the Flyers as a defensive specialist and an attacker. She was voted a team captain in her final season in 2008. Robbe's talents were abundant, as she was also an outstanding student earning a Presidential scholarship for academics in all four years of college.
Robbe's experience exceeds from the court of play, as she has coached on varying levels including Dayton Flyer camps and the Kingdom and Dayton Juniors Volleyball Clubs. For the previous three seasons she has also served as color analyst on the Dayton volleyball radio broadcast.