Owls Volleyball Releases 2018 Schedule

Photo Credit: Chris Jenkins, University Relations
Photo Credit: Chris Jenkins, University Relations

COLUMBUS, Miss. – The Owls volleyball team has released the schedule for the 2018 season.

After the 2017 comeback season, the Owls are looking to improve from last year's outing.

Volleyball kicks off 2018 with a preseason scrimmage at the University of West Alabama on Saturday, August 25. While there, the Owls will test themselves against UWA, Birmingham Southern College, and Tuskegee University.

For their first official matches of the season, the Owl will travel to Jackson, Miss. to compete in the Belhaven University Volleyball tournament. There, The W will face the host school as well as Huntingdon College, Agnes Scott College, Tuskegee, and North Carolina Wesleyan College.

With the first tournament behind them, The W will continue its road game swing with a tournament at Huntingdon College, a tournament at the University of Dallas, and single matches at Covenant College, Sewanee: University of the South, Tougaloo College, and Judson College.

On Sept. 27, the Owls will host their first home match of the season when they face Huntingdon College. Other home games include matches against Sewanee, Belhaven, Rhodes College, Judson, and Lane College.

The Owls biggest test of the season will be the Johnson and Wales University Tournament in Denver, Co. During the two-day tournament beginning Monday, Oct. 22, The W will face Colorado College, Johnson and Wales, and the University of Dallas.

Click here for the complete 2018 schedule.