PAINESVILLE, OHIO -- The schedules for the 2010 GLIAC/GLVC Crossover Volleyball Tournament presented by Mizzuno were announced Monday (Oct. 11) by the two conference offices. The event, which is the largest collegiate volleyball tournament in the country, pits 15 teams from the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference against 15 sqauds from the Great Lakes Valley Conference Oct. 15-16 in Aurora, Ill.
Lake Erie College (3-15, 0-11 GLIAC), which posted a 1-2 mark in last year's Crossover, will play the University of Illinois-Springfield (6-13, 1-7 GLVC) on Friday at 2:30 p.m. Then on Saturday (Oct. 16), the Storm will face Kentucky Wesleyan College (5-10, 0-8 GLVC) at 10 a.m. and conclude the tournament against St. Joseph's College (9-9, 4-4 GLVC) at 4 p.m.
The Storm is in its first year competing as a full member of the GLIAC. They participated in the event in 2009 prior to being an official member of the conference. Lake Erie defeated Maryville University before losing to Bellarmine University and Quincy University in East Lansing, Mich.