The St. Ben's volleyball team earned an at-large berth into the NCAA Division III tournament when the pairings were announced today.  The Blazers will open play in the 64-team field against Domincan (Illinois) at 12:30 Thursday at St. Thomas in St. Paul.  The Blazers will play the first match up the day.

St. Thomas is hosting the regional after winning the MIAC regular season and tournament titles.  St. Ben's is 27-5 overall while Dominican is 24-8.  The tournament regional begins Thursday with the regional winner advancing to the Elite 8 in Holland, Michigan November 15-17.