The softball team’s start to conference play was delayed by bad
weather and poor field conditions Saturday. The Rams were slated to
play New Mexico in Albuquerque for a double header. The games were
rescheduled for noon on Sunday but again were cancelled due to the
The Rams are 22-9 and now have a matchup with in-state rival the
University of Northern Colorado set for noon on Tuesday at Rams
There is no word on if the games against New Mexico would be
CSU volleyball coach Tom Hilbert announced that Tess Rogers, the
team’s sophomore outside hitter, will not compete in the 2004
non-traditional spring season of play because of an injury.
Rogers had surgery on her right foot and is expected to be out
for the next four to six weeks. She was the Mountain West
Conference Tournament MVP and led the team in kills in the 2003
The spring season runs throughout April and includes a game
against the University of Denver and tournaments hosted by Kansas
State and Denver.
The regular season begins Aug. 27-28 when the Rams will host the
National Association of Collegiate Women Athletics Administrators
Volleyball Classic at Moby Arena. Defending national champion
University of Southern California, Minnesota and Georgia Tech will
join the Rams in the tournament.