THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2009
Baseball hosts second-annual JU Invitational this weekend
After taking the final game of the series at FIU, the JU baseball team (1-2) will return home to host the second-annual JU Invitational at John Sessions Stadium beginning on Friday at 4:30 p.m. against Akron (0-4). JU leads the all-time series against Akron, 32-9, including a 1-1 split in a two-game series at John Sessions Stadium on March 21, 2000. In each of the 41 games played between the two programs, all contests have been played in Jacksonville. Wisconsin-Milwaukee (0-4) will face off against Michigan (4-0) at 1 p.m. to open the weekend’s festivities.
The weekend will continue on Saturday with Akron and UWM starting things off at noon before JU and Michigan begin a doubleheader at 3:30 p.m. The festivities conclude on Sunday with Akron and Michigan at 10:30 a.m. before JU and UWM close the day out at 2 p.m. JU’s contest can be followed through ASun.TV on JUDolphins.com.
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