Baseball Retreats To The Desert In Early February
Jan. 18, 2010
LOS ANGELES -- The USC baseball team will head to Palm Springs on Friday (Feb. 5) for three days of practice that will feature a banquet on Friday with guest speaker Steve Garvey among other speakers. USC will play Cardinal and Gold intrasquad games at Palm Springs Stadium on Friday and Saturday, following the conclusion of California Winter League games held earlier in the day.
Friday's workout begins at 2 p.m. with a 12:30 p.m. start on Saturday. Sunday's workout time will be determined at a later date. Friday's banquet will start at 7 p.m. at the Holiday Inn Resort of Palm Springs. Tickets are $125 which includes a buffet meal.
For more information on the weekend's activities and to reserve a hotel room, go online at http://www.californiawinterleague.com/USCcomestoPalmsSprings.html.
USC opens the 2010 season on Feb. 19 with a three-game series at Cal Poly. All three games will be broadcast live on usctrojans.com.