Red Hawks release men’s, women’s basketball schedules

Red Hawks release men’s, women’s basketball schedules

HICKORY, N.C. — The Catawba Valley Community College men's and women's basketball programs have released their 2020-21 schedules.

Coming off a 22-9 campaign last winter and its 10th season under head coach Bryan Garmroth, the CVCC men's basketball team starts its 2020-21 season at home on Friday, Jan. 22 against the Montreat JV team. Game time is set for 7 p.m.

After a record-setting 22-2 season this past winter, the Catawba Valley women's basketball team starts its eighth season under head coach Tisha England on Sunday, Jan. 24 at Bryant & Stratton (Va.). Game time is set for 1 p.m.

The first home game for the CVCC women's basketball team is Thursday, Jan. 28 against rival Caldwell at 3 p.m.

The Red Hawk men's basketball program plays 17 regular-season games, while the Red Hawk women's basketball program plays in 19 regular-season contests. Both teams host 11 of those contests.

Fans will not be permitted to attend home games at the Tarlton Complex, but all home contests will be streamed exclusively on the Red Hawks' YouTube page (

The Catawba Valley women's basketball team participates in the Region 10 tournament from April 5-10, while the CVCC men's basketball participates in region tournament play on April 3, 5, 7 and 9-10. The location for both tournaments has yet to be determined.

The winners of the Region 10 tournament advance to the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division II tournament. The DII men's national tournament takes place from April 20-24 at the Mary Miller Center in Danville, Ill., while the DII women's national championship is set for April 20-24 at the SC4 Fieldhouse in Port Huron, Mich.