Sarah Jackson will try to lead the Gaels to a third consecutive title
The Iona Gaels will begin their 54 game 2012 schedule on February 11 in DeLand. FL at the Stetson Lead Off Classic. Their tournament schedule will also include appearances at the Longwood Tournament in Virginia, UMBC Retriever Classic in Baltimore and the South Florida Under Armour Classic in Tampa.
After coming back north for doubleheaders at Temple and St. John's, and a single game at Hofstra, the Gaels will open their home slate with a doubleheader against Stony Brook on March 28. Iona will open conference play with a doubleheader at Fairfield on March 31, a matchup of last season's MAAC Championship. The Gaels will have 10 home dates, and conclude the regular season on May 5 when they host MAAC rival Marist.