Bowdoin Announces 2012 Women's Volleyball Schedule

Bowdoin Announces 2012 Women's Volleyball Schedule

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College Athletic Department has announced the 2012 women's volleyball schedule.

Additional fall sport schedules will be released in the coming days.

The Polar Bears, fresh off the program's first-ever NESCAC Championship in 2011, will open their 25-match regular season on September 7 against Plymouth State at the Endicott Invitational. Bowdoin will open its home slate on September 11 against the University of New England and will commence NESCAC conference play on the weekend of September 14-15 against Amherst and Trinity.

Other highlighted home matches will include a home meeting against NESCAC rival Tufts on October 6 and the Polar Bear Invitational on October 12-13.

Bowdoin finished the 2011 campaign with a school-record 27 wins, the team's first-ever NESCAC title and NCAA Tournament berth. The Polar Bears also picked up the school's first NCAA Tournament win.

Head coach Karen Corey's team will be captained by Victoria Edelman and Melissa Haskell this fall.

COMPLETE 2012 SCHEDULE (Subject to change):