Softball To Host Four October Events
Oct. 12, 2005
TEMPE, Ariz. - The Arizona State Softball team will host four October events in preparation for the 2006 season, as they begin the Clint Myers era of Sun Devil softball. Admission to all four events is free.
ASU will host the 2005 Fall Classic, to be played the Tempe Sports Complex and Farrington Stadium, beginning on October 14. 16 schools will participate in the three-day exhibition, beginning at 1:00 pm at the Tempe Sports Complex. All tournament games featuring Arizona State will be played at Farrington Stadium, with ASU taking part in a doubleheader Friday night, beginning at 5:00 pm. For a complete schedule of the 2005 Fall Classic, click on the link on the Softball home page.
The Sun Devils will welcome Phoenix College to Farrington Stadium on October 19th, as the teams square off in a doubleheader beginning at 3:00 pm.
ASU will also host the 2005 Fall Mini Tournament on October 25 at Farrington Stadium, with first pitch coming at 2:00 pm. ASU will welcome Central Arizona College and Mesa Community College in for a triple-header. MCC will play ASU at 2 pm, MCC then meets CAC at 4 pm, and the finale features CAC and ASU at 6 pm.
Prior to the home games, Sun Devil fans are invited to take a tour of Farrington Stadium and it's facilities. Tours will begin thirty minutes prior to the first pitch of the first game played at Farrington.
On October 28th, the softball team will hold Alumni Night at Farrington Stadium. Sun Devil fans are invited to join the festivities beginning at 4:00 pm to meet the new coaching staff, the 2006 team, and welcome back former Sun Devil softball greats.
All Sun Devil fans are also invited to attend ASU practices through the month of October. The softball team practices daily from 2-5 pm at Farrington Stadium. Practices are open to the public beginning October 17th.
Now is a great time to renew your excitement for Sun Devil Softball, as we ready for the Clint Myers Era. For more information on the 2005 Fall events, please call 480-965-6592 or log on to www.thesundevils.com.