NOVA volleyball opens the 2013 campaign at the University of North Carolina Pembroke JUCO Braves Invitational Tournament August 30 and 31. NOVA’s home opener is on Saturday, September 7 with a quad match featuring Montgomery (MD) College, Harford (MD) Community College, and Pitt (NC) Community College. In NOVA’s first intercollegiate season in 2012, the team earned a national ranking and finished with a 24-10 record.
Men’s soccer looks to build from last season with a 14 game regular season schedule. NOVA’s home opener is on September 4 against Community College of Baltimore County–Catonsville. NOVA hosts four home games at Howison Homestead Park in Woodbridge. Other highlights include a trip to Patrick Henry Community College on September 7 and 8 for a two game tournament. In addition, NOVA tangles with Union County (NJ) College and Mercer County (NJ) College with neutral site games at Prince George’s Community College. In addition, the schedule includes a match-up with 2012 NJCAA D-III national runners-up Montgomery College.
The inaugural women’s cross country schedule includes four meets in the mid-Atlantic region. The opening event is the Green Terror Challenge hosted by McDaniel College in Westminster, Maryland.
The 2013-14 season is NOVA’s second as a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association. For more information about NOVA Athletics: http://www.novaathletics.com/athletics/General_Releases/2013-14_headlines/fall_sports_schedule_2013.