Assessing the Stags
• Picked to finish third in the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC)
• Finished the 2010 season with a 10-8 MAAC record and advanced to the MAAC Championship semifinals
• The fifth-seeded Stags finished the year at 13-20 overall after topping third-seeded Canisius in the third place match of the postseason tournament
• Return the starting libero and five other starters, including All-MAAC Second Team selection Brianna Dixon, and 11 letterwinners
• Head coach Alija Pittenger is in her fourth year
And hey, if you happen to be heading to Berkland for the Fan Appreciation Day, you can swing by Haas early to watch some of the match first. The game starts at 11 AM and the FanFest doesn't start until 12:15 PM, so there is definitely some time there. GO BEARS!