While there are still a couple of dates to be filled, the 2013-14 schedule has the makings to be very challenging for the Lady Tiger team. The Tigers will open the season against Davis College of New York and Ohio Christian at the Kuyper Classic on November 8-9. The following weekend, the Lady Tigers will travel to Grason, Ky to play three games in as many days at Kentucky Christian. KCU has won 10 of the last 12 NCCAA D-2 National Championships. The Tigers will play KCU, Asbury University (NAIA), and another NAIA opponent to be determined on November 14-16. There will be no rest for the weary the following weekend as the Lady Tigers will travel to Ankeny, Iowa on November 22-23 to take on Faith Baptist and defending National Runner-up, Manhattan Christian.
Once December starts, so with Midwest Regional action as the Lady Tigers will travel to Lincoln, Illinois to play the host Lions and will look to avenge two close losses to Northland in the second matchup. The Lady Tigers will finally experience home court as they host the annual Christmas Tournament on the 13th and 14th of December. The other teams are Kuyper, Emmaus, and AFLBS.
January starts out with a trip to Florida for the girls as they will play Southeastern University (NAIA) on January 8 and Clearwater Christian on January 10. The month continues with three more regional games against Lincoln, Moody, and the annual Cross Cup Game against Kuyper. The weekend of January 24-25 is open due to a late cancellation and the staff is working on filling those dates with a possible trip to Kansas City. Stay tuned for details.
The first weekend in February opens with the Grace Classic as Kentucky Christian returns the trip to participate in this inaugural event. The team will travel to Wisconsin on the weekend of February 14-15 to take on Silver Lake College and defending NCCAA National Champion Maranatha. The month concludes with a trip to Dunbar, Wisconsin the weekend of Feb 27-March 1 for the NCCAA Midwest Regional.
The season concludes March 5-8 as the NCCAA national tournament is held at Ohio Christian. The team is hopeful to make a run to get to the tournament this season.