The University of Findlay volleyball team will open their first season in the Greater Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC) at the Hillsdale Tournament on Sep. 1-2 where they will play Saginaw Valley State, Glenville State, Michigan Tech and Indianapolis. After that tournament, the Oilers will head to Erie, Pa. for a three-match set against Mercyhurst, St. Michael's and Gannon on Sep. 8-9.
The Oilers will be at home for the first time on Sep. 12 when they host Hillsdale. They will then welcome Ohio Dominican to town on Sep. 15 before hosting Cedarville and Flagler in a tri-match on Sep. 16. Findlay will make a trip to Trevecca Nazarene on Sep. 22 before facing Kentucky Wesleyan on the road on Sep. 23.
Findlay closes the month of September at home with three matches. They will host Ohio Valley on Sep. 28, Davis and Elkins on Sep. 29 and Alderson-Broaddus on Sep. 30.
The Oilers will only be home once during the entire month of October. They begin the month at Lake Erie on Oct. 6 and at Ursuline on Oct. 7. They will then compete in the Crossover on Oct. 13-14 in Aurora, Ill. before hosting Urbana on Oct. 18. They will then close the month of Oct. on the road at Malone (10/20), Walsh (10/21), Ohio Dominican (10/27) and Cedarville (10/28).
The month of November begins with a pair of home matches against Kentucky Wesleyan (11/3) and Trevecca Nazarene (11/4). They will then head to Ashland on Nov. 7 before ending the regular season at home against Hillsdale on Nov. 10.
The G-MAC Tournament is scheduled to take place on Nov. 16-18 with the NCAA Division II Midwest Regional slated to run from Nov. 30 until Dec. 2. The 2017 Elite 8 will then be held on Dec. 7-9 in Sioux Falls, S.D.