Aug. 18, 2006
Los Angeles, Calif. - Loyola Marymount women's volleyball will open its season the way it always does: by welcoming its alumnae to Gersten Pavilion for some friendly competition. The annual Alumnae Match will be this Saturday, August 19, at 7:00 p.m.
Nearly 15 alumnae from the program are expected to return to Gersten Pavilion for this year's match-up. The alumnae will take on the 2006 Lions, giving the current squad their first taste of competition this season.
Alumnae scheduled to return include Kerry House Hughes (1989-1990), Mardell Wrensch (1992-1995), Tracy Holman (1994-1997), Lydia Day (1996-99), Jeannette Hecker (1996-99), Kea Kimball (2000-03), Nicole Oehlman (2000-04), Jody Carlson (2001-04), Jacene Dimson (2001-04), Kelli Nerison (2001-04), Dina DeBernardi (2001-05), Michelle Look (2002-05), and Audrey Francis (2004-05).
Admission is free. The match will serve as a tune-up for the current Lions, who open the 2006 regular season Friday, August 25, at the Arizona State Tournament.