Rhoades and Lewis selected to USA Collegiate National Team

USA volleyball announced on Monday that Arizona middle blocker Rachel Rhoades and libero Ronni Lewis were selected to part of the USA Volleyball Collegiate National Team program.

The Wildcats are two of 36 players participating in the training camp, which will be held from June 22 to July 1 in Minneapolis, Minn. along with the USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships.

Lewis and Rhoades, who are both currently juniors for the sand volleyball team, will be seniors for the indoor team next season.

The 36 athletes will be divided in two three teams and compete in a round robin event. A fourth team, composed of international players may be added. The CNT program is considered a tryout for the national team.

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