SOFTBALL SET TO HOST SKYHAWK FALL CLASSIC THIS WEEKEND; ANNOUNCE FALL SLATE
September 13, 2016
Skyhawk Fall Classic
MARTIN, Tenn. – The University of Tennessee at Martin head softball coach Donley Canary has announced the team’s 2016 fall schedule, highlighted by the Skyhawk Fall Classic scheduled to begin on Friday, Sept. 16-17.
The Skyhawks will once again host the Skyhawk Fall Classic which will welcome 13 teams to the Martin Parks & Recreation Fields beginning on Friday, Sept. 16, before concluding with a 12-game day on Saturday, Sept. 17.
UT Martin will play four games during the tournament before wrapping up its fall slate with four additional games. The Skyhawks open the fall on Friday, Sept. 16 on Field No. 4 at the Martin Parks and Recreation Field against Three Rivers Community College at 2 p.m. before taking on Freed-Hardeman at 8 p.m.
The Skyhawks will resume action the following afternoon when they return to the Martin Parks and Recreation facility to take on Rend Lake College at Noon before hosting John A. Logan College at 2 p.m.
Tickets for the tournament are available for adults at $5 per day while UT Martin students get in free with a valid Skyhawk Card. Teenagers can purchase tickets for $3 while children 12 and under receive free admission.
Following the tournament, UT Martin will travel to Columbia State for a pair of contests on Saturday, Sept. 24. The Skyhawks will close out the fall season with a matchup at Bethel on Wednesday, Sept. 28 before hosting Dyersburg State Community College on Thursday, Oct. 6 at Bettye Giles Field.