JONESBORO, Ark. (8/14/17) – The Arkansas State women's bowling team released its schedule for the 2017-18 season Monday as they are set to compete in nine regular-season tournaments, in addition to the fourth annual Southland Bowling League Championship.
The Red Wolves will begin their championship run with a trip right up the road to St. Louis, Mo., for the McKendree Bearkat Open Oct. 27-29. The team will travel to Houston, Texas the following week to compete in the Track Kat Klash Nov. 3-5 and will close out their fall campaign competing in the Warhawk Classic Nov. 10-12 in Kenosha, Wis.
A-State will kick off the spring portion of its schedule hosting their own tournament, the Mid-Winter Invitational in Jonesboro Ar., Jan. 12-14 at the Hijinx Family Entertainment Center. They will close out the month in Reading, Pa., as they will play in the Kutztown Invitational Jan. 19-21.
During the month of February, the squad has back-to-back trips to Texas where they will compete in the Prairie View Invitational Feb. 2-4 in Arlington and the Stephen F. Austin Ladyjack Invitational, Feb. 16-18 in Houston.
Arkansas State will start off March playing in the Big Red Invitational, March 1-3 before wrapping up the season in Smyrna, Tenn., at the Music City Classic March 16-18.
The Southland Conference Championship will be played March 23-25 at a location that has yet to be announced. The Red Wolves have finished runner-up in the finals two of the last three years in the conference championship, with its lone championship in 2016.
A-State is hoping to secure its 11th consecutive appearance in the NCAA Tournament as it is set for April 12-14 in St. Louis, Mo.
Fans can keep up with the Arkansas State women's bowling team by following them on Twitter (@stAtebowling) and by liking the Arkansas State Women's Bowling Page on Facebook.