UMBC Softball Releases 2013 Tournament Pairings (UPDATED Oct. 11, 2012)

BALTIMORE – UMBC head softball coach Joe French has released the pairing for the three 2013 spring tournaments hosted by the Retrievers.

All three tournaments will again be co-hosted by Coppin State, with games being played at both sites. The UMBC Retriever Classic will run from Friday, March 1 to Sunday, March 3, with FDU, Morgan, Niagara, St. Francis (Pa.), and St. Peter's taking part in the tournament. The following week, March 8-10, the UMBC Dawg Pound Invitational, which includes George Washington, Howard, Niagara, Marist, Mount St. Mary's, Princeton, Rhode Island and Seton Hall. The final tournament, the UMBC Spring Class, will take place March 15-17 and features Georgetown, Hampton, La Salle, Morgan, Princeton, Sacred Hearth and Siena.

UMBC Retriever Classic March 1-3, 2013
Friday, March 1, 2013
12:00 p.m. UMBC vs. Morgan
2:15 p.m. UMBC vs. St. Peter's
@ Coppin State
4:15 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. FDU
6:30 p.m. FDU vs. St. Peter's

Saturday, March 2, 2013
10:30 a.m. ST. PETER'S vs. St. Francis (Pa.)
12:45 p.m. UMBC vs. Morgan
3:00 p.m. UMBC vs. St. Francis (Pa.)
@ Coppin State
12:00 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. FDU
2:15 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. St. Peter's
4:30 p.m. MORGAN vs. FDU

Sunday, March 3, 2013
9:00 a.m. MORGAN vs. St. Peter's
11:15 p.m. ST. FRANCIS (Pa.) vs. Morgan
1:30 p.m. UMBC vs. FDU
3:45 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. St. Francis (Pa.)

UMBC Dawg Pound Invitational March 8-10, 2013
Friday, March 8, 2013
10:30 a.m. NIAGARA vs. Howard
12:45 p.m. UMBC vs. Princeton
3:00 p.m. UMBC vs. Howard
@ Coppin State
1:30 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. George Washington
3:45 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. Niagara
6:00 p.m. PRINCETON vs. Marist

Saturday, March 9, 2013
9:00 a.m. RHODE ISLAND vs. Mount St. Mary's
11:15 a.m. GEORGE WASHINGTON vs. Marist
1:30 p.m. UMBC vs. Marist
3:45 p.m. UMBC vs. George Washington
@ Coppin State
10:30 a.m. NIAGARA vs. Seton Hall
12:45 p.m. PRINCETON vs. Niagara
3:00 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. Rhode Island
5:15 p.m. MOUNT ST. MARY'S vs. Seton Hall

Sunday, March 10, 2013
9:00 a.m. SETON HALL vs. Howard
11:15 a.m. GEORGE WASHINGTON vs. Seton Hall
1:30 p.m. UMBC vs. Rhode Island
3:45 p.m. MARIST vs. Rhode Island
@ Coppin State
10:15 a.m. MOUNT ST. MARY'S vs. Marist
12:30 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. Princeton
2:45 p.m. HOWARD vs. Mount St. Mary's

UMBC Spring Classic March 15-17, 2013
Friday, March 15, 2013
10:30 a.m. UMBC vs. Sacred Heart
12:45 p.m. UMBC vs. La Salle
3:00 p.m. SACRED HEART vs. Hampton
@ Coppin State
11:45 p.m. MORGAN vs. Princeton
2:00 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. Princeton
4:15 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. Siena
6:30 p.m. HAMPTON vs. Siena

Saturday, March 16, 2013
9:15 a.m. HAMPTON vs. Georgetown
11:30 a.m. LA SALLE vs. Sacred Heart
1:45 p.m. UMBC vs. Hampton
4:00 p.m. PRINCETON vs. Georgetown
@ Coppin State
10:45 a.m. PRINCETON vs. Siena
1:00 p.m. SIENA vs. Morgan
3:15 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. Sacred Heart
5:30 p.m. MORGAN vs. La Salle

Sunday, March 17, 2013
9:00 a.m. GEORGETOWN vs. Siena
11:15 a.m. SACRED HEART vs. Morgan
1:30 p.m. UMBC vs. Morgan
3:45 p.m. UMBC vs. Georgetown
@ Coppin State
9:15 a.m. HAMPTON vs. Princeton
1:45 p.m. COPPIN STATE vs. La Salle

UMBC and Coppin State will be HOME TEAM for all their games. CAPITAL LETTERS and BOLD designate HOME TEAM in all other games.