FRANKFORT — Kentucky State University (KSU) will host a pep rally to congratulate the volleyball team’s second straight Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) Championship title at 3 p.m. Sunday, November 20 at the Exum Center.

The Thorobrettes became SIAC champions in a 3-1 win over Claflin University on Friday in Birmingham, Alabama. The team’s victory notched their third SIAC Championship. They were led by senior outside hitter Tahje Ochs, who played a game-high 16 shots for the champs. Senior setter Anjelique Kyle added a game-high 40 assists for KSU in the win.


Kentucky State University, building on its legacy of achievement as a historically black, liberal arts, and 1890 Land Grant University, affords access to and prepares a diverse population of traditional and non-traditional students to compete in a multifaceted, ever-changing global society by providing student-centered learning while integrating teaching, research and service through high-quality undergraduate and select graduate programs. Located in Frankfort, Kentucky, KSU offers associate (two-year) degrees in two disciplines, baccalaureate (four-year) degrees in 24 disciplines, master’s degrees in eight disciplines, and one advanced practice doctorate in Nursing. KSU has 129 full-time instructional faculty members and more than 1,700 students.