USF staff and faculty members will be admitted free of charge to this coming weekend’s athletic events as part of the Spring Sports Festival. The weekend slate includes a baseball game Friday against Massachusetts at 1 p.m. at Red McEwen Field and a softball doubleheader Saturday at 1 p.m. against Houston at the USF Softball Complex. The softball team returns for a single game Sunday at 1 p.m.
Saturday’s men’s tennis match vs. Florida State at noon and women’s tennis match vs. Michigan at 1 p.m. will have free admission as usual.
The invitation sent to staff members serves as an admission ticket and refreshment coupon.
“We wanted to find a way to say thank you to all the faculty and staff at USF,” said Athletics Director Lee Roy Selmon.
For more information, call 813-987-6816 or 1-800-GoBulls.
Hackworth in Brazil with U-17 team
Bulls men’s soccer coach John Hackworth is in Brazil serving as an assistant coach with the U.S. Under-17 national team.USA competes in the Mundialito Joao Havelange tournament, March 2-10 in Rio de Janeiro. The Americans are in Group A along with Angola, Brazil and Panama.
The team moves on to France to compete in the Montaigue Tournament March 24-April 1, and the Ballymena International Tournament in Northern Ireland May 1-7. John Ellinger is the head coach.
- Khari Williams