ESCANABA, MI – Bay College Administration and Athletic Director Matt Johnson announced that the Board of Trustees has approved the addition of Volleyball as the seventh sport to the Norse Athletics Program.
The Norse Volleyball Program will be slated to begin competition in the Fall of 2022. A national search for the first head coach of the program will begin immediately.
Johnson went on to express the excitement of the Athletic Department on the addition of a new sport. “We are excited to be expanding the athletic offerings at Bay. Volleyball is a very popular high school sport in our region, and the interest from prospects has been incredible. The decision to increase our athletic offerings demonstrates a strong commitment, by our administration and board, to the student-athlete experience at Bay.”
Bay College President, Dr. Laura Coleman, echoed the enthusiasm. “Bay College is excited to add volleyball to Norse athletics. We look forward to providing volleyball players the opportunity to continue using their talents at the college level.”