DENVER – The WAC today announced the dates, sites and hosts for all 19 of its championships for 2021-22 school year.
Headlining the schedule is the 2022 WAC Basketball Tournament, which will hold the final three rounds on March 9-12, at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas. With the tournament expanding to 10 teams this season, the date and site for the first round games will be announced at a later date.
“We are excited to not only return to Orleans Arena, as it has proven to be a great venue for our tournament, but also to spread our championships across our geographic footprint,” said WAC Commissioner Jeff Hurd.
Seven different institutions will host WAC Championships during the 2021-22 year. Nine of the 19 championships will be held at neutral sites.
The complete schedule is listed below:
2021-22 WAC Championships Calendar
Cross Country (M/W) Oct. 30, 2021 Riverside, Calif./California Baptist UC Riverside Ag/Ops Course All Teams
Women’s Soccer Nov. 3, 5, 7, 2021 Abilene, Texas/Abilene Christian Elmer Gray Stadium Six Teams
Men’s Soccer Nov. 10, 12, 14, 2021 Phoenix/Grand Canyon GCU Stadium Six Teams
Volleyball Nov. 18 – 20, 2021 Las Cruces, N.M./NM State Pan American Center Eight Teams
Indoor Track & Field (M/W) Feb. 18 – 19, 2022 Albuquerque, N.M./WAC Albuquerque Convention Center All Teams
Swimming & Diving (M/W) Feb. 23 – 26, 2022 Houston/WAC CRWC Natatorium All Teams
Basketball (M/W) March 9 – 12, 2022 Las Vegas/WAC Orleans Arena 10 Teams
NOTE: First Round site is TBA
Women’s Golf April 18 – 20, 2022 Kerrville, Texas/WAC Riverhill Country Club All Teams
Tennis (M/W) April 22 – 24, 2022 Beaumont, Texas/Lamar University Beaumont Municipal Tennis Center (M) Six Teams (W) Eight Teams
Men’s Golf April 29 – May 1, 2022 Boulder City, Nev./WAC Boulder Creek Golf Club All Teams
Softball May 11 – 14, 2022 Huntsville, Texas/Sam Houston Bearkat Softball Complex Eight Teams
Outdoor Track & Field (M/W) May 12 – 14, 2022 Seattle/Seattle U Husky Track All Teams
Baseball May 25 – 28/29, 2022 Mesa, Ariz./WAC Hohokam Stadium Eight Teams