THE FLATS – Steve and Judy Zelnak, longtime supporters of Georgia Tech athletics, have offered the lead dedication to renovate the house of Georgia Tech volleyball, O’Keefe Gymnasium, Georgia Tech athletics introduced on Tuesday.
Whereas the undertaking remains to be in its early planning phases, it will likely be a serious renovation of the venue that has been residence to Georgia Tech volleyball since 1995. Particulars embody an enhanced entrance to the constructing, a possible improve in capability (together with addition of premium seating) and an entire overhaul of the volleyball group’s locker room and group areas that can incorporate state-of-the-art facilities to help in student-athlete growth and restoration. Renderings, a development timeline and naming alternatives are all forthcoming.
“We are able to’t thank Steve and Judy Zelnak sufficient for as soon as once more demonstrating unbelievable assist for our student-athletes and our athletics program by offering the lead dedication for the renovation of O’Keefe Fitness center,” Georgia Tech director of athletics Todd Stansbury stated. “Because of Steve and Judy, Georgia Tech volleyball student-athletes will quickly have top-of-the-line facilities to help them in competing for championships on the highest degree, whereas student-athletes and followers alike will take pleasure in an enhanced gameday expertise that can solely add to what’s already among the best atmospheres in all of school volleyball.”
The lead dedication to renovate O’Keefe Fitness center is simply the most recent in an extended line of beneficiant items to Georgia Tech athletics by Steve and Judy Zelnak. Amongst their many notable contributions, the Zelnaks additionally offered the lead reward for the development of the Zelnak Middle, Georgia Tech males’s and ladies’s basketball’s 20,000-square-foot follow and coaching facility, which opened in 2009.
Steve Zelnak is a Georgia Tech graduate, chairman and majority proprietor of ZP Enterprises and former CEO and Chairman of the Board of Martin Marietta. He and his spouse, Judy, are members of the Alexander-Tharpe Fund’s Golden Jacket Society for greater than $1 million in lifetime giving to Georgia Tech athletics. The Zelnaks hope that offering the lead dedication to the O’Keefe Fitness center renovation will encourage others to take part in supporting the undertaking. For extra data on tips on how to take part, name the A-T Fund workplace at (404) 894-5400.
Below the management of Atlantic Coast Convention Coach of the Yr Michelle Collier, Georgia Tech volleyball is 23-Eight in 2009, heading into Tuesday evening’s Nationwide Invitational Volleyball Championship quarterfinal versus Liberty. The Yellow Jackets completed in second place within the Atlantic Coast Convention with a 14-Four ACC report and have 15 of their final 16 matches general. The Jackets return 5 of their six all-conference honorees subsequent season, together with ACC Freshman of the Yr Julia Bergmann and ACC Setter of the Yr Matti McKissock.
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