Evangel Valor vs. Huston-Tillotson; Our Lady of the Lake; (RV) Texas Wesleyan
|Date:||Fri., Aug. 19 | 4 p.m. & 7 p.m. | Sat., Aug. 20 | 12 p.m.|
|Location:||OLLU Gymnasium | San Antonio, Texas|
|Live Stats:||Game 1 | Game 2 | Game 3|
|Fans:||Tickets at Door: $10|
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Valor Volleyball team opens its 2022 season Friday and Saturday (Aug. 19/20) with three non-conference matches in San Antonio, Texas, at the Alamo City Vollyesta.
Evangel's season-opening matchup against Huston-Tillotson begins at 4 p.m., and will be followed by a 7 p.m., contest against host school Our Lady of the Lake. The following day sees Evangel match up against (RV) Texas Wesleyan at 12 p.m. to conclude the tri-match.
Please note all games will be live streamed for free by clicking the link provided above. Admission is $10 a day, cash only at the door.
Evangel will be opening its 56th season overall, with it being head coach Mary Whitehead's 23rd season at the helm.
EU finished 20-12 last year, losing their quarterfinal matchup with Clarke to end their season.
Senior Eryn Russell returns as the libero for EU after earning three consecutive Heart Defensive Player of the Year honors and leading the team with 5.3 digs per set last fall.
EU leads the all-time series against Texas Wesleyan, 3-1, and Huston-Tillotson, 3-0, but is even with Our Lady of the Lake, 1-1.
Evangel will head to Columbia, Mo., next weekend to take part in the Hampton Inn Classic, beginning Aug. 26 with matches against #3 Bellevue (12 p.m.) and John Brown (6 p.m.).
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