BRISTOL, Tenn. - The 2011 King College men's volleyball team opens the season this weekend with a pair of home matches including a key Conference Carolinas tilt.
The Tornado, under the direction of head coach Ryan Booher, will play Lewis (Ill.) University Friday at 7 p.m. Lewis comes into the season ranked No. 14 from the AVCA Division I-II Coaches Top-15 Preseason Poll. The next day King welcomes defending Conference Carolinas champion Mount Olive (N.C.) College to Kline Gym to play a 4 p.m. match.
A season ago King went 13-7 overall and finished 4-4 in Conference Carolinas play.
Earlier on Friday Mount Olive and Lewis will play a 3 p.m. match.