LAKELAND, FL - Florida Southern College beach volleyball head coach Hyrum Keime has released his team's schedule for the upcoming 2019 season, and the Moccasins are slated to play four home contests this year. The Mocs will host UT-Martin (March 5), Stevenson (March 23), Lincoln Memorial (March 25), and North Alabama (March 25).
Florida Southern will begin the year at Florida Atlantic from Feb. 22-23 with a pair of matches against opponents yet to be determined. After opening its home slate against UT-Martin, the Moccasins will travel to Charleston, SC for four matches against College of Charleston (March 8 & March 10), Carson-Newman (March 9), Huntingdon (March 9), and Texas A&M-Kingsville (March 10). After heading to Saint Leo for a road contest (March 21), Southern will return home for three matches in two days against Stevenson (March 23), Lincoln Memorial (March 25), and North Alabama (March 25)
The remainder of the schedule includes matchups with Eckerd (March 26) and Lincoln Memorial (March 26) at North Shore Park in St. Petersburg, another trip to Saint Leo (March 30) and road tilts with FGCU (April 2) and Tampa (April 6). The Moccasins will participate in the AVCA Small College Championships from April 19-21 at Hickory Point in Tavares, FL.
Florida Southern's beach volleyball program is in its second season after debuting as the College's 20th NCAA-sponsored sport in 2018.
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