Virginia Softball To Host Five-Team Cavalier Classic
Feb. 28, 2002
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The University of Virginia softball team opens the home portion of its 2002 season by hosting four other teams in the Cavalier Classic Friday through Sunday, March 1-3 at The Park in Charlottesville. Games begin each day at 9:00 a.m. Other teams participating in the three-day tournament include Appalachian State, Morehead State, Rider and Tennessee.
The Cavaliers are 9-3 on the season and won the Worth/Icebreaker Tournament in Cookeville, Tenn. February 22-24. UVa opens the Cavalier Classic on Friday at 1:00 p.m. when they play Appalachian State. At 3:00 p.m. Friday, Virginia will play Morehead State. On Saturday, UVa plays Rider and Tennessee at 1:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m., respectively. Playoffs will take place on Sunday, March 3.
The entire tournament schedule follows:
Friday, March 1, 2002 Field 1 Field 29:00 a.m. Rider vs. Morehead State No Game11:00 a.m. Rider vs. Tennessee No Game1:00 p.m. Virginia vs. Appalachian State No Game3:00 p.m. Virginia vs. Morehead State Appalachian State vs. Tennessee
Saturday, March 2, 2002 Field 1 Field 29:00 a.m. Rider vs. Appalachian State No Game11:00 a.m. Morehead State vs. Tennessee No Game1:00 p.m. Virginia vs. Rider Morehead State vs. Appalachian State3:00 p.m. Virginia vs. Tennessee No Game
Sunday, March 3, 2002 Field 1 Field 29:00 a.m. 3rd Place vs. 4th Place No Game11:00 a.m. 3rd/4th vs. 1st Place 2nd Place vs. 5th Place1:00 p.m. Championship Game No Game