Evangel Opens the Season with the Evangel Tipoff Classic

Evangel Opens the Season with the Evangel Tipoff Classic

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. -- The Evangel volleyball opens the season at The Courts in Springfield with the Evangel Tipoff Classic this Thursday and Friday.

 The Crusaders will be tested early with three matches during the two-day tournament. Evangel opens Thursday against No. 4 Viterbo at 6 p.m. Saturday will see the Crusaders take on No. 3 Missouri Baptist at 12 p.m. and finishing with a match against Midland University at 4:30 p.m. All games will take place at The Courts in Springfield.

Tournament Schedule (all at The Courts):

Thursday, Aug. 16:

4 p.m. Midland University vs. Missouri Baptist

6 p.m. Viterbo v.s Evangel

Friday, Aug. 17:

9:30 a.m. Midland University vs. Viterbo

12 p.m. Missouri Baptist vs. Evangel

2:30 p.m. Missouri Baptist vs. Viterbo

4:30 p.m. Midland University vs. Evangel

 Quick Hits

  • Once again this year, the Crusaders will have a fairly young squad but do return All-Conference senior Heather Gahm.
  • Evangel will open Heart action on Sept. 4 at home against MidAmerica Nazarene followed by hosting the Evangel Classic Tournament.


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