LA Tech Volleyball Set to Host Alumni Day



Oct. 10, 2013

RUSTON, La. - Louisiana Tech's volleyball program is set to host Alumni Day beginning at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 20 with a full day of events scheduled and culminating in LA Tech's 2 p.m. Conference USA match versus Southern Miss in Memorial Gym.

The day's events will be in recognition of past players who have helped advance the Lady Techster volleyball program from the very start.

Lunch will be provided for all alumni beginning at 11:30 a.m. Sunday, Oct. 20 in the Waggoner Room in the Thomas Assembly Center with an appearance by the 2013 Lady Techster team. Former players will then be encouraged to take in the many upgrades across Louisiana Tech's campus, including the completion of the alumni bricks on the walkways, before making their way to Memorial Gym to watch LA Tech host C-USA foe Southern Miss at 2 p.m.

Alumni Day will mark the conclusion of Louisiana Tech's Homecoming weekend, which is packed full of LA Tech Athletic events and more over the course of three days.

The Lady Techster volleyball team will begin the weekend with a 7 p.m. matchup with conference foe Middle Tennessee in Memorial Gym, while across campus the LA Tech soccer team will host UTEP at 7 p.m. at the Lady Techster Soccer Complex.

The Bulldog football team will then host Conference USA opponent North Texas in this season's homecoming game with kickoff set for 2:30 p.m. at Joe Aillet Stadium.

Volleyball's Alumni Day will conclude the weekend of events, as the Lady Techster soccer team will also battle the Golden Eagles of Southern Miss on the pitch beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday with LA Tech Volleyball taking on Southern Miss on the court at 2 p.m. in Memorial Gym.

For more information regarding Alumni Day, please contact the Marbury Alumni Center at 318-255-7950 or

For alumni interested in attending, please send all RSVPs to Josh McDaniel at

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