WHO: League and local team executives including USPV President & CEO
CONTACT: Mike Miazga, Director of Media and Public Relations of USPV, 847-344-6554, or Bryan Harlan of Harlan-Kendrick, 312-951-0303, for USPV.
The USPV is dedicated to becoming the premier women's volleyball league in the world," said USPV President and CEO William J.
With the announcement of four Midwest teams and the launch of the league set to begin play in February 2002, the USPV is scheduled to expand to 20 teams by 2006 bringing professional women's volleyball to markets around the entire United States.
The USPV provides a great career opportunity for female volleyball players to compete professionally right here in the United States," said Quest Middle Blocker Kendra Haselhorst, a southern Illinois native.
Furthermore, the USPV
will rank itself as the foremost women's professional volleyball league in the world, positioning the United States to win Olympic gold medals and provide American women volleyball athletes post- collegiate career opportunities.
CONTACT: Heather Kolasch, USPV
Director of Public Relations,