The Fairfield Stags will open their 2017 softball season on the weekend of February 24 in Charlotte, North Carolina in a tournament hosted by the host school 49ers. On the weekend of March 4, the Stags will be in Fairfax, Virginia to play in one of George Mason's annual tournaments. Then it's off to Florida for a pair of tournaments in the Sunshine State; first at Florida Atlantic on March 11, and South Florida on March 17. In between these two tourneys the Stags will play games vs. Fordham and Florida International.
Fairfield will then head back north, tuning up for conference play with games at Wagner and Sacred Heart. Their home opener will be on March 29 vs. Providence. The Stags will open MAAC play at home the weekend of April 1 vs. Canisius and Niagara. They will close their regular season on May at home vs. conference rival Quinnipiac. Fairfield will have nine home dates in 2017.