HAMMOND, Louisiana – Southeastern Louisiana University women’s soccer team officially opens the 2022 regular season, volleyball team begins exhibition play, and SLU students can help kick off 2022-23 with Strawberry Jam during this week at Southeastern Athletics.
The Lady Lion football team will open the regular season on the road. Southeastern heads to Ole Miss for a 6 p.m. pageant Thursday in Oxford, Mississippi.
The SLU volleyball team will host the Green and Gold intersquad game on Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at the University Center. On Saturday, the ULM goes for an exhibition match at noon.
SLU will host Strawberry Jam on Tuesday at Strawberry Stadium to help kick off the 2022-23 SLU Athletics year.
Sponsored by Olive Garden, Strawberry Jam is open exclusively to Southeast students and takes place from 6-8 p.m. on the turf of Strawberry Stadium. In the event of inclement weather, the event will take place in the parking lot adjacent to Strawberry Stadium.
Students in attendance will receive free food from presenting sponsor Olive Garden and a free t-shirt depending on availability. A dynamic rally featuring student-athletes in football, soccer and volleyball will kick off the event. The South East cheerleaders, the Lionettes dance team and the band Spirit of the Southland will also be present.
DJ Pigeon will provide musical entertainment. Students will also be able to enjoy garden games and interactive inflatable structures.
This Week in South East Athletics – August 15-21, 2022
tuesday august 16
Athletics, Strawberry Jam, Strawberry Stadium, 6 p.m.
Thursday August 18
Football, at Ole Miss, Oxford, Miss., 6 p.m.
Volleyball, Green and Gold Match, University Center, 6:30 p.m.
Saturday August 20
Volleyball vs. ULM (Exhibition), University Pole, 12 p.m.
Southeast Home Events at bold | Every hour Center | * – Southland Conference Competition
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CLEAR BAG POLICY
Southeastern Athletics has instituted a clear bag policy for all ticketed events, effective with the start of the football season. For more information on the clear bag policy, go to www.LionSports.net/clear.