SEATTLE – Seattle U volleyball opens the 2018 season on the road this week, traveling to San Diego for a pair of matches at the Aztec Invitational, hosted by San Diego State. The Redhawks open play on Friday, Aug. 24 at 4:30 p.m. against Cambell University. They also face host San Diego State on Saturday at 11:30 a.m.
FOLLOW THE REDHAWKS
- Friday, Aug. 24 at 4:30 p.m. PT
- vs. Campbell University (at SDSU, Aztec Court at Peterson Gym, San Diego, Calif.)
- Live Stats
- Saturday, Aug. 25 at 11:30 a.m. PT
- at San Diego State (Aztec Court at Peterson Gym, San Diego, Calif.)
- Live Stats
ABOUT THE MATCH
- Seattle U (0-0) vs. Campbell (0-0)
- All-time series - First meeting
- Home - NA
- Away - NA
- Neutral - First meeting
- Last meeting - NA
- Seattle U (0-0) vs. San Diego State (0-0)
- All-time series - SDSU leads, 3-0
- Home - SDSU leads, 1-0
- Away - SDSU leads, 1-0
- Neutral - SDSU leads, 1-0
- Last meeting - SU 0, SDSU 3 (Oct. 15, 2010 at SDSU)
NEWS AND NOTES
- The Redhawks return nine letterwinners from 2017 and add six freshman to make up the 2018 squad.
- Senior setter Shae Harris and senior middle blocker Maja Stojanovic were both named to the Preseason All-Western Athletic Conference Team.
- Harris is the reigning Western Athletic Conference Setter of the Year after dishing 986 assists in 2017. She twice set the Seattle U DI program single-match record with 62 assists.
- Stojanovic led the team in blocks with 1.12 per set.
- Also returning to the lineup is sophomore libero Tijana Milojevic, who was named to the WAC All-Freshman Team a year ago.
- Milojevic set DI program records with 504 digs and 4.89 digs per set in 2017.
- Head Coach James Finley enters his sixth season at the helm of the Redhawk program in 2018.
TICKETS ON SALE
- Season and single-game tickets are available now for the 2018 season. Season ticket package prices are as low as $50 while a family four pack is just $150. For more information visit goseattleu.com/tix or call the SU Athletics Ticket Office at 207-398-4678.