Volleyball and soccer release 2017 schedules

The volleyball, women’s soccer and men’s soccer teams have released their 2017 schedules. The volleyball team, which is looking to build upon back-to-back NAIA Championship Tournament appearances, is set to have 33 matches this season, including 14 Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) contests and 19 nonconference matches. The Saints begin their 11th season Aug. 25-26 by hosting the Second Annual Hotel Indigo at the Alamo Saints Classic.

The women’s soccer team, which closed out its 2016 season ranked No. 25 in the NAIA Women’s Soccer Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, has 19 games on the calendar, including two scrimmages, seven nonconference games and 10 Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) competitions. The Saints will begin their season with the annual Soccer Alumni Weekend Aug. 19-20. They’ll welcome alumni who have played on Saints’ teams between their inaugural 2008 season through last year.

The men’s soccer team has 20 games on the calendar, including three scrimmages, seven nonconference games and 10 Red River Athletic Conference (RRAC) competitions. The Saints begin their season on Aug. 16 with a scrimmage against Laredo Community College in Laredo, Texas.