Sports weekend preview

Women’s Volleyball

The TCU women’s volleyball team will travel to Colorado Springs, Colo. to take on Air Force on Friday. The Frogs look to rebound from a 3-1 loss dealt by BYU last weekend. The team also looks to even out its 1-5 road record. TCU is 13-10 overall and 3-5 in conference play.

Volleyball vs. Air Force

Day: Friday

Time: 8 p.m.

Where: Colorado Springs, Colo.

Swimming & Diving

The Horned Frog men’s swimming & diving team will spend its weekend at the Southwest Collegiate Plunge. The team travels to Mansfield on Friday and will continue the invitational Saturday. Freshman freestyle swimmer Michael Franz was one of the TCU Athletes of the Week for the week of October 25. TCU men’s swimming & diving team conquered Air Force in its first meet of the season. This leaves the men’s team 1-0 in conference and overall standings.

Days: Friday and Saturday

Time: TBA

Where: Mansfield, Texas

Cross Country

TCU Cross Country team members will open postseason action at the 2010 Mountain West Conference Championships today in Laramie, Wyo.. The Frogs finished strong at their last meet, the Chile Pepper Festival. Agnes Kemboi and Festus Kigen both placed in the Top 15 at the meet. The Lady Frogs finished 7th last year at the conference championships and the men’s team closed the meet in sixth place.

Day: Friday

Time: All day

Where: Laramie, Wyo.

Women’s Soccer

The Lady Frogs come back home as they host Mountain West Conference leaders New Mexico on Saturday at Garvey-Rosenthal Soccer Stadium. They will attempt to break a four-game losing streak. The team has been scoreless in its last two games on the road. The Frogs dropped a close 3-2 home game against Utah in overtime. TCU is 7-10-1 overall.

Day: Saturday

Time: 7 p.m.

Where: Garvey-Rosenthal Soccer Stadium


The TCU Rifle team will fire away in Murray, Ky. as they take on Murray State University on Saturday. The team holds an undefeated record for the season and a first-place finish at the Ole Miss Invitational. Team member Mattie Brogdon was named one of TCU’s Athletes of the Week this week. Brogdon recorded a career-high score in the air rifle portion of the Horned Frog win over West Virginia.

Day: Saturday

Time: All day

Where: Murray, Ky.