MONDAY, MAY 09, 2011
This Week in JU Athletics (May 9-15)
JU softball player Sarah Sigrest was tabbed as the Community First Credit Union “Athlete of the Week” to kick off the next edition of This Week in JU Athletics.

This Week in JU Athletics is a weekly feature to give fans the top five items of the week and a full list of all the athletic events so they can cheer the Dolphins on to victory.


Community First Credit Union "Athlete of the Week" - Sarah Sigrest: Junior right-hander Sarah Sigrest was named the Community First Credit Union "Athlete of the Week" after winning this week’s fan vote on the JU athletics facebook page. Sigrest struck out 23 batters in 18 shutout innings for a 3-0 record to help secure the softball’s first A-Sun regular season title.
Softball battles for NCAA berth - The Dolphins will try to earn a shot at the NCAA Tournament as they compete in the A-Sun Tournament starting Thursday in Spartanburg, S.C. JU enters the tournament as the No. 1 seed and will play Wednesday’s winner of the Campbell/Mercer matchup at 12:30 p.m. JU swept Mercer to start the A-Sun schedule, while Olivia Kline’s walk off homer against the Campbell secured a sweep at home on April 16.
Women's and Men’s rowing competes at Dad Vail Regatta - The rowing teams will compete in the prestigious Dad Vail Regatta on Friday and Saturday in Philadelphia. The Dolphins return to action after good finishes at the SIRA Regatta on April 17.
Track & field competes at UNF - The Dolphins will participate in the North Florida Invitational at Hodges Stadium to close out the regular season on Friday and Saturday. This is JU’s final chance to improve marks to try and earn invites to the NCAA East Preliminary Round in Bloomington, Ind. on May 26. This is the Dolphins first meet back at UNF since winning the A-Sun outdoor title on April 16.

Final chance for JU home events - JU will fans will only have three more chances to catch a Dolphins team in action on campus as baseball rounds out the home schedule. The Dolphins host Bethune-Cookman on Tuesday before playing a two-game set against Florida A&M on Friday and Saturday.


Teams/Events May 9 May 10 May 11 May 12 May 13 May 14 May 15
JU Events      
Baseball vs. B-CU, 7 p.m. (John Sessions Stadium) vs. FAMU, 7 p.m. (John Sessions Stadium) vs. FAMU, Noon (John Sessions Stadium)
Softball vs. Campbell/Mercer winner, 12:30 p.m. (Spartanburg, S.C.) at A-Sun Tournament (Spartanburg, S.C.) at A-Sun Tournament (Spartanburg, S.C.)
Track & field at North Florida Invitational (Jacksonville, Fla.) at North Florida Invitational (Jacksonville, Fla.)
Women's & Men’s Rowing at Dad Vail Regatta (Philadelphia, Pa.) at Dad Vail Regatta (Philadelphia, Pa.)