(New Orleans, La.) Loyola University New Orleans head volleyball coach Margot Frederick announced the team’s schedule for the upcoming season. This will mark the fourth year the team will compete in the highly competitive SSAC Conference. Wolf Pack fans can anticipate eight regular season matches played in The Den, 10 total locally, this season.
The Wolf Pack kick off the season August 23-24 at the Oklahoma Baptist Tournament in Shawnee, Okla. followed by the University of St. Thomas Tournament in Houston, Texas the following weekend. The Pack will host Southern University New Orleans in their home opener on September 4. Other home match-ups in September include back-to-back game days with Emmanuel College on September 27th and Southern Wesleyan University on the 28th.
Loyola will host four consecutive games at The Den to start the month of October. Opponents during the four-game home stand include Belhaven University, Bethel University, Martin Methodist College and the University of Mobile. The Pack will also be hosting the 2013 Hampton Inn Wolf Pack Invitational October 18-19 where they will see action against Avila College and Xavier University. The seniors will be honored on October 19 as the Pack takes on Xavier.
The SSAC Tournament is set to take place November 7-9 in Montgomery, Ala. The Opening Round of NAIA play is slated to begin November 23 at a site to be determined followed by the NAIA Nationals held December 3-7 in Sioux City, Iowa.