TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- The 2013 Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology volleyball schedule features 14 home matches and the program's first trip to California.
The Fightin' Engineers host five Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference opponents and five matches in the Rose-Hulman Invitational among the home slate.
The California trip features matches against NCAA Division III West regional contenders Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, Pomona-Pitzer and California Lutheran.
Rose-Hulman finished 21-9 last season, including a 7-2 mark in HCAC matches. The Fightin' Engineer roster includes nine letter winners and seven talented newcomers, including three from the state of Illinois.
Rose-Hulman opens the season on Aug. 30 at the Otterbein Invitational. The home schedule begins with a Sept. 6 match against Greenville.