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Crusaders Announce Track Schedule For Upcoming Season
Julian Smith and the Crusaders open the season on December 3. (Ron Stevens)
Julian Smith and the Crusaders open the season on December 3. (Ron Stevens)

Thursday, September 22, 2011

Valparaiso men’s and women’s track and field head coach Ryan Moore announced today the indoor and outdoor schedules for the Crusaders’ 2011-2012 season.

Valpo is slated to open the indoor campaign with its first of two meets at IPFW on Saturday, Dec. 3.  The Crusaders are also scheduled to run during the indoor season at Lewis, Grand Valley State (twice), Indiana, Notre Dame and Purdue prior to the 2012 Horizon League Indoor Championships, which will be hosted by Youngstown State on Feb. 25-26.

The outdoor schedule begins at the SIU Spring Classic on Saturday, Mar. 24.  Other destinations for the Crusaders during the outdoor season, include Purdue (twice), DePauw, Eastern Michigan and Grand Valley State, while qualifying athletes could also compete at Stanford and at Drake.  The Horizon League Outdoor Championships will be contested May 4-6 at Lewis University, with UIC serving as the host institution.

M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler