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Wednesday, December 28, 2016

Manhattan Jaspers 2017 Softball Schedule

The Manhattan Jaspers will open their 56 game 2017 softball schedule on the weekend of February 24 in Madeira Beach, FL at a tournament that includes Columbia, Harvard, Georgetown, Loyola and Kent St. The Jaspers will then attempt to open their home season very early, on March 7, with a DH scheduled vs. Hartford. No El Nino this season however! On the weekend of March 10, Manhattan will be in DeLand, FL for the Stetson Tournament. Besides playing the host Hatters, they will face N. Dakota St., Colgate, and once again Columbia. They will also play singles against Colgate and Yale in Tampa at that time. Headed back north, the Jaspers will take part in St. John's tournament the weekend of March 17. Farleigh Dickinson, Stony Brook and Hofstra will also be there. March 24th sees Manhattan at Mount St. Mary's to close out the tournament portion of their season.

The Jaspers will open MAAC play on April 1 when they host Monmouth. Rider will be in town the next day. They close their regular season on May 6 at Iona. Manhattan will play 9 home dates in 2017.

Manhattan 2017 Softball Schedule

Iona Gaels 2017 Softball Schedule

The Iona Gaels will open their 45 game 2017 softball season on the weekend of February 17 in South Carolina in a tournament hosted by both USC Upstate and Furman. The Gaels will play Upstate, Campbell and Prebsyterian. On the weekend of March 4, Iona will be at Elon, NC for a tournament hosted by the Phoenix. St. Joseph's and Wagner will also participate. Iona flies west for a tournament at Riverside on the weekend of March 10, and will play games vs. the host Highlanders and Maryland, Weber St., Bryant and Tennessee-Martin.

After playing in Seton Hall's tournament on March 17-18, and tilts at Fordham and Penn on the 22nd and 25th, the Gaels will open the home portion of their schedule on March 28 when they host crosstown rival St. John's for a single game. Army is in town the next day for another single game. Iona will open MAAC play vs. Niagara at home on April 1, with Canisius coming in the next day. Iona will close their regular season on May 7 when they host conference rival Manhattan. The Gaels will play 7 home dates in 2017.

Iona Gaels 2017 Softball Schedule

Siena Saints 2017 Softball Schedule

The Siena Saints will open their 58 game 2017 softball season on the weekend of February 17 vs. UMass at the annual Eastern Michigan Invitational in Madeira Beach, Florida. They will also play Central Michigan, Robert Morris, UAB and the host team in this opening tournament. Immediately following, the Saints will jet out to the west coast and play single games at San Diego St. on February 21, and Riverside the next day. After that it's the Amy Harrison Classic at Riverside the weekend of February 24 with Utah St., UTEP and the host Highlanders as the competition. After some time off, Siena will travel to Wilmington, NC for a five game tournament.

The Saints will open the home portion of their schedule on March 21 when they host the Hartford Hawks for a doubleheader. After a four game set at UMBC, and a doubleheader at crosstown rival Albany, Siena will open MAAC play at Saint Peter's on April 1. They close out the regular season at conference rival Niagara on May 6. The Saints will play 10 home dates in 2017. This includes a doubleheader visit by Syracuse on April 19.

Siena Saints 2017 Softball Schedule