WASHINGTON – The Gallaudet University baseball and softball teams will travel to Florida over Gallaudet's spring break this coming weekend and week. Gallaudet alumni, students and fans in Florida are encouraged to come out to a game and cheer on the Bison.
The baseball team will participate in the RussMatt Invitational, playing seven games, from March 17-22. The Bison enter the invitational with a 4-9 record. The Bison look to add to their win total while in Florida, but they have their work cut out for them since they will play against nationally ranked Washington & Jefferson College (No. 22) and Rowan University, who received national votes for the latest Top 25 poll.
The softball team will play six games from March 17-20. The Bison are on a hot steak and enter spring break play with an 8-0 record and will look to add more wins to their total. Gallaudet will face Division II foe Bemidji St. along with several Division III schools and one NAIA program while in the Sunshine State.
Bison Spring Break Schedule
Sunday, March 17
Softball vs. Bemidji St., 11 a.m. - DH (Titusville, Fla.)
Baseball vs. Clarkson, 5 p.m. (Auburndale, Fla.)
Monday, March 18
Softball vs. Calvin, 11 a.m. (Clermont, Fla.)
Baseball vs. Westfield St., 2 p.m. - DH (Auburndale, Fla.)
Softball vs. Washington & Jefferson, 3 p.m. (Clermont, Fla.)
Wednesday, March 20
Softball vs. Mt. Mercy, 3 p.m. (Clermont, Fla.)
Baseball vs. Rowan, 6 p.m. (Winter Haven, Fla.)
Softball vs. Carleton, 7 p.m. (Clermont, Fla.)
Thursday, March 21
Baseball vs. Rutgers-Camden, 3 p.m. (Winter Haven, Fla.)
Friday, March 22
Baseball vs. Washington & Jefferson College, 9 a.m. - DH (Auburndale, Fla.)
DH = Doubleheader
Note: Exact field locations are located on the GU baseball and softball schedules