Augusta, GA- The Paine College Lady Lions will open their 2010 volleyball season today September 3, 2010, as they host their 24th annual volleyball invitational. Along with the Lady Lions, the Barons from Brewton Parker College and the Wildcats of Fort Valley State University will be in attendance.
The Lady Lions return to the court finishing the 2009 season with an 18-13 overall record, and 11-7 record in the Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, finishing 3rd in the eastern division. The Lady Lions will return all starters including 2nd team pre-season conference player, sophomore Victoria Claytor, who recorded 401 kills in the 2009 season, and SIAC pre-season Libero, junior Fernisha McMillian.
The two day tournament will be held in Carter Gymnasium, and commence with the Lady Lions hosting Fort Valley State University at 2:00 PM, in Carter Gymnasium, followed by the Lady Lions taking on Brewton Parker College at 4:00 PM, and the day ending with Fort Valley State University and Brewton Parker College facing each other at 6:00 PM.
Games will begin on Saturday, September 4, 2010 at 8:00 AM with Paine College and Fort Valley State University going head to head again, followed by Brewton Parker and Fort Valley State University at 10:00 AM, and Paine College and Brewton Parker at 12:00 Noon.
The Lady Lions are coached by Selina B. Kohn, and assisted by Zack Howard.