Softball Kicks Off Season With Fall Classic
Sept. 20, 2000
SEATTLE - The Washington softball team, which advanced to its fifth straight College World Series last season, will host the Alaska Airlines Husky Fall Classic, September 29-October 1 at Husky Softball Stadium. Cal State Northridge, University of the Pacific, Oregon State and Western Washington will join the Huskies in the three-day affair. It will be Washington's first of two fall competitions in preparation for the 2001 season.
Head coach Teresa Wilson, in her ninth season at UW, returns five starters from last year's squad, which finished with the program's best record ever at 62-9. The Huskies' 2001 roster includes 10 newcomers led by 2000 national player of the year pitcher Tia Bollinger.
The following is a schedule of the tournament. Admission is free.
Alaska Airlines Husky Fall Softball Classic (Sept. 29 - Oct. 1) Husky Softball Stadium
Friday, Sept. 29
10 a.m. Cal State Northridge vs. Western Washington
1 p.m. Washington vs. Western Washington
4 p.m. Washington vs. Cal State Northridge
Saturday, September 30
9 a.m. Oregon State vs. Cal State Northridge
11:30 a.m. Oregon State vs. Cal State Northridge
2 p.m. Washington vs. Univ. of the Pacific
4:30 p.m. Washington vs. Univ. of the Pacific
Sunday, Oct. 1
9 a.m. Univ. of the Pacific vs. Oregon State
11:30 a.m. Univ. of the Pacific vs. Oregon State
2:00 p.m. Washington vs. Cal State Northridge
4:30 p.m. Washington vs. Western Washington