US women’s professional volleyball void is filled, and possibly overflowing, with 3 upstart leagues

January 25, 2024

More than 90,000 fans showed up for an outdoor volleyball match in Nebraska’s football stadium last summer, and the NCAA semifinal and championship matches set attendance and television viewership records.

Opening night was everything PVF officials could have wanted. A crowd of 11,624 turned out at the CHI Health Center, and it was treated to a five-set thriller won by the Vibe. Fans were enthusiastic until the end with encouragement from an arena emcee, music between points and high-level play. Newsday