GULF SHORES, Ala. (Feb. 8) - With a dismal weekend forecast of rain and possible severe weather on tap for the Mobile area, organizers of the season-opening Sand Dollar Collegiate Softball Classic have adjusted the playing schedule with hopes of completing play Saturday rather than Sunday.
All games will be played at the Gulf Shores Sportsplex at 19025 Oak Road West in Gulf Shores, Ala.
The amended schedule will feature three games on Thursday afternoon and evening, with the FAMU Softball Team will opening their 2018 campaign Thursday night against Ole Miss at 7:00 p.m. Central Time.
@ On Friday, eight games are on the docket, with FAMU set to play Virginia Tech at 10:00 a.m. and Georgia Tech at 1:00 p.m.
@ Saturday, seven games on scheduled, two featuring FAMU. The Rattlers will face Lipscomb (Tenn.) at 12 Noon, followed by a 3:00 p.m. bout with the University of Alabama.