Akron-Westfield pre-season volleyball practice begins at 8:30 a.m. on Aug. 12.
The first week practice schedule will be from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. Aug. 12; 2:30 to 5:00 p.m., Aug. 13; 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. Aug. 14; 4:00 to 6:30 p.m., Aug. 15; 3:30 to 6:00 p.m., Aug. 16.
The Volleyball Sports Drink Scrimmage will be 6:45 to 7:30 p.m., Aug. 23.
Prior to the start of practice players should have the following completed: a physical form; parental permission form; and concussion form. Any questions, contact A-W Grades 7-12 Principal Derek Briggs at school, 568-2020.
The Lady Westerners open the season at 5:30 p.m., Sept. 3 at Unity Christian in Orange City for a War Eagle Conference match.
The A-W schedule, with weekday matches at 5:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted:
Sept. 5: Remsen-St. Mary’s, home; Sept. 10: Remsen Union, away; Sept. 14: Ninth Grade/Junior Varsity tournament at Westwood in Sloan, TBD; Sept. 16: 4:30 p.m., Gehlen Catholic Ninth Grade Tournament in Le Mars; Sept. 17: 5:00 p.m., varsity tournament at George-Little Rock in George; Sept. 21: 9:30 a.m., varsity tournament at West Sioux, Hawarden; Sept. 24: Gehlen Catholic, at Le Mars; Sept. 26: Westwood, in Sloan; Sept. 30: 4:15 p.m., Ninth Grade tournament at West Sioux, Hawarden.
Oct. 1: South O’Brien at Paullina; Oct. 3 Trinity Christian of Hull, home; Oct. 8: West Sioux in Hawarden; Oct. 10: Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn, home; Oct. 12: 3:00 p.m., Elk Point-Jefferson, at Elk Point; Oct. 15: Hinton, away; Oct. 17: Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn, home; Oct. 21: Junior Varsity Tournament, 5:00 p.m. at Le Mars Community.