ASU Bowling announces 2010-2011 schedule

Jonesboro (ASU) — The Arkansas State Bowling team announced its schedule for the 2010-11 season Wednesday afternoon.  The Red Wolves are looking forward to eight regular season tournaments, beginning in late October.

ASU opens its season Oct. 29-31 in Springfield, Mo. at the Greater Ozark Classic, hosted by the University of Central Missouri.  The team will then travel to Merryville, Ind. for the Crusader Classic Nov. 12-14 and to Jackson, Miss. for the Capital City Collegiate Classic
Dec. 3-5.

The Red Wolves are set to host the Mid-Winter Classic Jan. 14-16 in Cabot, Ark. before visiting Lincoln, Neb. for the Big Red Invitational Jan. 20-22.  The Shrewsbury Invitational will be held in St. Louis, Mo. Feb. 4-6, and the month will wrap up with the Holiday Collegiate
Classic in Bessemer, Ala. Feb. 26-28.

Arkansas State will wrap up the regular season at the Music City Classic in Nashville, Tenn. Mar. 18-20, and this year's NCAA Championship Tournament will be held in Detroit, Mich. April 14-16.

ASU finished the 2010 season at 79-40 overall and in the top-five at six of its eight tournaments last season under first-year head coach Justin Kostick, including four runner-up finishes at the Greater Ozark Invitational, Big Red Invitational, Capital City Classic and
Shrewsbury Invitational.  Arkansas State never finished lower than eighth place, and last year's Red Wolves made their third consecutive appearance at the NCAA Championship Tournament.