Beach volleyball releases Slate 2022

CHATTANOOGA – The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga’s Head Beach Volleyball Coach, Darin Van Hornannounced the schedule for 2022 on Monday morning.

The Mocs’ home opener is set for March 10 as the team welcomes UNC Wilmington and North Alabama to Chattanooga. UTC will host Jacksonville State on March 17 and an Ohio Valley Conference Weekend on March 25-26 to complete the base. The teams coming to the Scenic City in the last week of March include Morehead State, UT-Martin, Eastern Illinois and Austin Peay.

“We are excited to host three dates, including an OVC event,” said Van Horn. “It’s always exciting to showcase our team and talent to the Chattanooga community, especially conference games. Our program had many firsts last year, but we are ready and hungry to follow more.”

UTC opens the season on February 25 in Greenville, Tennessee vs. Tusculum and Eastern Kentucky. The Mocs close opening weekend against Carson Newman on the 26e.

The team travels to Clarksville for four games, hosted by Austin Peay on March 11 and 12. The hosts and the Mocs are joined by Central Arkansas, UT-Martin and Carson Newman.

The Blue and Gold travel to Hattiesburg, Miss. for a tournament hosted by Southern Miss. The Mocs will take on Texas A&M-Kingsville and Huntingdon in first place and Southern Miss and Spring Hill in second place to close out the weekend. UTC’s final set-up outside of the conference is next weekend in Atlanta, Georgia. The Mocs will face Tampa, UAB, Austin Peay and Georgia State on April 8 and 9.

“I am extremely excited about this schedule,” added Van Horn. “We have strong opponents outside the conference to assess our team and prepare for the conference competition.”

The final week of the regular season is April 22-23 in Clarksville, Tennessee, hosted by Austin Peay. The Mocs play against the Governors and Eastern Illinois on April 22 and wrap up the weekend against Morehead State and UT-Martin on April 23.rd.

UTC has two other duals scheduled for 2022: North Alabama (March 5) and Jacksonville State (April 5).

The 2022 OVC Beach Volleyball Championship will take place in Morehead, Ky. on the Morehead State campus the weekend of April 28-30.

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