Skylights ready for long-awaited return to the volleyball court
Northern begins new-look schedule with home matches against Western
Last updated 1/29/2021 at 12:07pm
The Montana State University-Northern volleyball team hasn't played an official NAIA/Frontier Conference match since Nov. 15. No, not Nov. 19 of this past year, Nov. 15 of 2019, when the Skylights' season ended at the Frontier tourney in Great Falls.
Since then, Northern and the rest of the Frontier have seen an entire year of volleyball wiped out due to the COVID-19 crisis. It started with no spring ball last year, followed by the move this past summer to change the 2020 season to the second semester, or in essence, the spring of 2021.
Needless to say, it's been a long, frustrating wait,...