GREENSBORO, NC – UNC Greensboro softball coach Jennifer Herzig announced Wednesday the schedule for the 2007 season, featuring 17 home games and six tournaments including the Southern Conference Tournament which will be held at UNCG.
The Spartans open the season with two tournaments first starting in Jacksonville, FL, for the Jacksonville University Tournament on February 9-11. UNCG will then come home to host the UNCG Spartan Classic that will feature Campbell, Ohio University, Kent State and Morehead State on Feb. 16-18.
The other tournaments include the Charlotte Green & White Tournament (Feb. 23-25), the Elon Tournament (March 3-4) and the Winthrop Tournament (March 9-11).
The non-conference schedule includes home games against St. Francis, Charlotte, North Carolina State and Liberty and a road trip to last year’s No. 22 team North Carolina in Chapel Hill.
UNCG will open the SoCon schedule at Furman on March 24-25. The Spartans will also travel to Western Carolina (April 14-15), Georgia Southern (April 21-22) and Elon (May 5-6).
The Spartans will host Chattanooga (March 31-April 1), Appalachian State (April 6-7) and College of Charleston (April 28-29) in conference play. The UNCG Softball Stadium will also play host for the 2007 SoCon Softball Championship on May 9-13.
UNCG will also travel to Campbell, Longwood, East Carolina and North Carolina A&T for non-conference series.
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