FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The 2019 high school volleyball season is approaching and Interior teams discovered their opponents over the weekend.
The first home game in the Interior is August 27th, when the Hutchison Hawks host the Lathrop Malemutes at 6 p.m.
The defending Mid-Alaska Conference champion West Valley Wolfpack start their season on the road against the Colony Knights on August 22 before competing in the Chugiak Invitational.
The Wolfpack's first home game will be the 5th of September, when they host the Valdez Buccaneers.
Lathrop will open their home slate when the Barrow Whalers come to visit on September 5th.
The North Pole Patriots will begin their season on the road for the Bethel Tournament starting on August 30, with their first home match up against the Palmer Moose, also on the 5th.
Eielson's first home game of the season will take place August 28th, hosting the Malemutes at 6 p.m.
Also on the 28th, the Monroe Catholic Rams take on the Wolfpack for their first home game of the season.
The MAC tournament will be November sixth and seventh at North Pole's gym, with the Aurora Conference tournament taking place the following days in Eielson.
The teams who fair well enough throughout the season will meet down in Anchorage November 14-16 for the ASAA state tournament.