The Ferris State University softball team will open its 2011 home season this weekend (April 2-3) against Lake Superior State, but Rockford (Mich.) High School's Varsity Field will now serve as the playing site for the two Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) North Division doubleheaders due to unplayable field conditions at the FSU Varsity Softball Field.
The starting times for this weekend's four conference contests versus Lake Superior State will remain as originally scheduled. This Saturday's (April 2) doubleheader commences at 1 p.m. (EDT) with the second game to follow at 3 p.m. (EDT). On Sunday (April 3), the first pitch is set for noon (EDT) while game two begins at 2 p.m. (EDT).
Ferris State has registered a current 6-12 overall record and is 3-3 in the GLIAC's North Division for the 2011 season.
To view the complete 2011 Ferris State softball schedule and for more information pertaining to the Bulldog softball program, please visit this link.
Note - Rockford High School is located at 4100 Kroes St., NE. To view map, please click on this link.