Softball Announces Fall Schedule

Head Coach Marla Townsend and the 2012-13 Blazers will open the fall schedule Sept. 21

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.--The UAB softball team will host three teams at the UAB Softball Field this fall, and admission is free for all games.

The fall schedule will kick off with a doubleheader against Wallace State-Hanceville on Friday, Sept. 21 that will start at 4 p.m. CT. The Blazers will then host Miles College on Oct. 2 at 4 p.m. CT before a double-dip against Calhoun Community College on Oct. 3, which is scheduled for 2 p.m. CT.

UAB will wrap the fall schedule on Oct. 9, again hosting Wallace State-Hanceville for another twin bill at 6 p.m.

The Blazers finished the 2012 season with an overall record of 37-22, and earned their third-straight bid to the NCAA Championship.

Before the schedule is underway, the squad will host the 11th annual Blazer Bash on Friday, Sept. 14 at 6 p.m. CT at the Alumni House located at 1301 10th Avenue South. Admission is $25 per person and covers the meal and a team t-shirt.

For more information, please contact assistant softball coach, Lucy Bass, who can be reached by phone at 205-975-7800 or by email at Please RSVP by Sept. 10. The festivities will continue when UAB hosts the alumni team on Sept. 15 at 1 p.m. CT.

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Complete Fall Schedule
Sept. 14           Blazer Bash                                6 p.m.         Alumni House
Sept. 15           vs. Alumni                                 1 p.m.        UAB Softball Field
Sept. 21           vs. Wallace St.-Hanceville (DH)      4 p.m.        UAB Softball Field
Oct. 2              vs. Miles                                    4 p.m.        UAB Softball Field
Oct. 3              vs. Calhoun (DH)                        2 p.m.         UAB Softball Field
Oct. 9              vs. Wallace St.-Hanceville (DH)      6 p.m.        UAB Softball Field
*All Times CT