Beloit, WI -- Beloit College Athletics gets its 2012-13 season going this week with every Fall team in action.
The Buccaneer Women's Tennis squad, under first-year head coach Kara Amundson, gets things rolling on Thursday with the first of four home matches in three days when they host Loras College at 4:00 p.m. at the Strong Complex Tennis Courts. They also host UW-La Crosse on Friday and Mt. Mary and UW-Stevens Point on Saturday.
Buccaneer Women's Soccer welcomes Concordia University Chicago to the Strong Complex Soccer Field on Thursday at 4:30 p.m. Head Coach Liz Bartley begins her seventh season with the Bucs.
Buccaneer Volleyball, under sixth-year head coach Dawn Redd, begins their season on Friday in the first day of the two-day Buc Blast Volleyball Tournament in Flood Arena. Beloit plays Hamline University at 4:30 p.m. followed by Macalester College at 6:30 p.m. on Friday with two more matches on Saturday starting at 10:00 a.m.
The Buccaneer Men's Soccer team opens their season on the road on Friday night with a 7:00 p.m. match at Marian University in Fond du Lac. Tim Schmiechen begins his 23rd season as head coach.
On Saturday the Buccaneer Cross Country team, under 17th-season head coach Dave Eckburg, runs in the St. Norbert Tom Barry Invite in Green Bay starting at 11:00 a.m.
Saturday night, Buccaneer Football kicks off the season at the University of Chicago at 6:00 p.m. Chris Brann begins his seventh season of leading the squad.