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UNI Volleyball welcomes seven newcomers

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Media day for the Northern Iowa Volleyball team --the Panthers are picked to finish third in a very competitive Missouri Valley Conference. Its a very young UNI team with 7 of its 17 players being newcomers to the program--including six freshman. And for the third time in four years--the Panthers will have a first time starter at the key position of setter. Two year starter Kinsey Caldwell of Waverly was dismissed this summer for not adhering to team standards-- opening the door for redshirt sophomore Heather Hook of Grundy Center and true freshman Dike-New Hartford's Rachael Koop to be the team setter. Both say they are ready to do whatever is necessary.

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