Jayhawks to Host Fall Ball Tournaments

Sept. 14, 2006


The University of Kansas softball team will open its 2006 Fall season with two home tournaments Sept. 23-24 and Sept. 30 – Oct. 1 at Arrocha Ballpark. A total of six area teams will join the Jayhawks in the two-day tournaments: Butler, Emporia State, Johnson County CC, Missouri Western, Pittsburg State and UMKC. Admission to both events are free.

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KU will also join Nebraska, Colorado State and Creighton in the Husker Invitational Oct. 7-8 in Lincoln, Neb. The Jayhawks return 10 letterwinners and six starters in 2007 to a squad that won the Big 12 Postseason Championship, advanced to the NCAA Tournament for the second-straight season and finished with a 36-26 record last season.

2006 Fall Jayhawk Classic

Saturday, Sept. 23
10 a.m. – Washburn vs. Missouri Western
Noon – Kansas vs. Pittsburg State
2 p.m. – Kansas vs. Missouri Western

4 p.m. Washburn vs. Pittsburg State

Sunday, Sept. 24
10 a.m. – Pittsburg State vs. Washburn
Noon – Butler vs. Washburn
2 p.m. – Kansas vs. Pittsburg State
4 p.m. – Kansas vs. Butler

2006 KU Fall Invitational

Saturday, Sept. 30
10 a.m. – Johnson County vs. UMKC
Noon – Johnson County vs. Emporia State
2 p.m. – Kansas vs. UMKC
4 p.m. – Kansas vs. Emporia State

Sunday, Oct. 1
10 a.m. – Emporia State vs. UMKC
Noon – Kansas vs. Johnson County
2 p.m. – Seed #1 vs. Seed #2
4 p.m. – Seed #3 vs. Seed #4