Golden Eagles face tough task with three matches at Ball State Tourney

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. -- Five Golden Eagle players are heading home to Indiana, including two who will be playing in their hometown, when the Tennessee Tech volleyball team plays three tough matches this weekend at the Ball State Invitational in Muncie, Ind.

Senior Kappy Lang and junior Teresa Craig will be back in Muncie, where the pair helped Burris High School on its way to being declared national champions during Lang's senior season. Also playing in their home state will be junior Katie Kenline from Ossain, sophomores Melanie Culp from Indianapolis, and Marie Peddicord from Columbus.

Tech (1-2) faces Purdue Friday evening at 6:30 p.m., then meets Ball State and Southern Illinois-Carbondale on Saturday. The Ball State match is set for 11:30 a.m. CDT, while the match with SIU is at 4 p.m. CDT.

Ball State will show live stats of all three Tech matches on their website. Click here to get to the Ball State schedule, and find the Live Stats link on the right side of the schedule.