Jun 16, 2014 5:21 PM by Richie Melby (firstname.lastname@example.org)
TUCSON - University of Arizona volleyball coach Dave Rubio has released his 2014 team schedule, which includes a record 16 matches broadcast on the Pac-12 Networks.
For the first time since 2011, the Wildcats will open their season on the road August, 29 at the Green Bay Tournament. UofA will meet South Dakota, Green Bay and Kansas State throughout the weekend.
The Arizona Invitational will be in Tucson September 5th and 6th. The Wildcats face Alabama State, Loyola-Chicago and Cal-State Northridge.
Rubio and the Cats will meet every Pac-12 team twice, with the exception of USC and UCLA. League play begins September 24th with the Territorial Cup against Arizona State. That match will be broadcast on the Pac-12 Networks.
10 letter-winners return for the Wildcats, including All-American Honorable Mention Madi Kingdon and Pac-12 All-Freshmen member Penina Snuka.
Here is the 2014 schedule for the Wildcat volleyball program.
DATE OPPONENT LOCATION TIME (MST)
8/29 vs South Dakota (at Green Bay)
8/30 vs Green Bay (at Green Bay)
8/30 vs Kansas State (at Green Bay)
9/5 vs Alabama State
9/5 vs Cal-State Northridge
9/6 vs Loyola Chicago
9/12 at Texas
9/13 vs Florida A&M (at Texas)
9/13 vs UCF Austin (at Texas)
9/19 vs Coppin State
9/19 vs Tulane
9/20 vs UMBC
9/24 vs Arizona State+ (Pac-12 Network)
9/26 at UCLA+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/3 at Utah+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/5 at Colorado+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/8 vs California+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/10 vs Stanford+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/17 vs Washington State+
10/19 vs Washington+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/22 at Oregon+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/24 at Oregon State+ (Pac-12 Network)
10/31 vs Colorado+ (Pac-12 Network)
11/1 vs Utah+
11/7 at Stanford+ (Pac-12 Network)
11/9 at California+ (Pac-12 Network)
11/13 vs Oregon+ (Pac-12 Network)
11/16 vs Oregon State+ (Pac-12 Network)
11/21 at Washington+ (Pac-12 Network)
11/22 at Washington State+
11/26 vs USC+
11/28 at Arizona State+ (Pac-12 Network)
*Games in bold denote home games
+denotes Pac-12 game