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The McNeese softball team will begin its 2013 fall schedule this weekend which includes an exhibition game against the 2013 National Pro Fastpitch (NPF) champion USSSA Florida Pride at 8 p.m. Saturday at North Frasch Park in Sulphur. La. The game is in conjunction with the Fall Cowgirl Classic that will take place both Saturday, Sept. 28 and Sunday, Sept. 29. Tournament ticket prices are $5 until 6 p.m. Ticket prices will be $10 after 6 p.m. Tickets for all games may be purchased at the gate.

The college round robin tournament field will include Trinity Valley, Baton Rouge Community College, Nicholls, LSU-Eunice, Bossier City Community College, Oklahoma Wesleyan, Lamar-Port Arthur and the Cowgirls. Over 40 tournament teams from Louisiana and Texas will also be playing.
The Cowgirls will play Trinity Valley Community College at 10 a.m. in their only game on Sunday.
The rest of the fall schedule has the Cowgirls taking part in the Spring Klein Tournament on Oct. 5. The Cowgirls will face Baylor and Galveston College. McNeese will host LSU-Eunice on Oct. 15 in a 4 p.m. game and will travel to LSU on Oct. 23 for a 5 p.m. doubleheader against LSU. The Cowgirls will conclude its fall schedule with a home contest against UL-Lafayette on Oct. 26.
 
2013 McNeese Softball Fall Schedule
Date Opponent Site Time
 
Sept. 28 USSSA Florida Price Sulphur, La. 8 p.m.
 
Sept. 29 Trinity Valley CC Sulphur, La. 10 a.m.
 
Oct. 5 Spring Klein Tourn. Spring, TX.
vs. Baylor 11 a.m.
vs. Galveston College 1 p.m.
 
Oct. 15 LSU-Eunice Cowgirl Diamond 4 p.m.
 
Oct. 23 LSU Baton Rouge 5 p.m. (Doubleheader)
 
Oct. 26 UL-Lafayette Cowgirl Diamond 11 a.m.
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