San Jac softball to host home tournament
02.03.2017 | By Andrea Vasquez
HOUSTON – The San Jacinto College softball team will host its annual spring tournament on Friday, Feb. 10 – Saturday, Feb. 11.
The San Jacinto College softball tournament will take place at the Pasadena Girls Softball Association fields in Burke Crenshaw Park, located at 4950 Burke Road in Pasadena. On Friday, Feb. 10, San Jac will face Hill College at 12 p.m., on Field 1; Temple College at 5 p.m., on Field 2; and Murray State University at 7:30 p.m., on Field 2. On Saturday, Feb. 11, San Jac will play Murray State University at 10 a.m., on Field 2; and Temple College at 3 p.m., on Field 1.
San Jacinto College opened the 2017 season last weekend at the Island Invitational in Galveston. The team is ranked ninth in the country in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) preseason Division I softball poll.
All other home softball games are played on the San Jacinto College South Campus softball field located at 13735 Beamer Road in Houston. For a complete schedule and more information on the softball program visit sanjacsports.com.
About San Jacinto College
Surrounded by monuments of history, industries and maritime enterprises of today, and the space age of tomorrow, San Jacinto College has been serving the citizens of East Harris County, Texas, since 1961. As a fiscally sound institution, the College currently holds bond ratings of AA and Aa2 by Standard & Poor’s and Moody’s, respectively. San Jacinto College is a 2017 Aspen Prize for Community College Excellence Top 10 finalist and an Achieving the Dream Leader College. Approximately 30,000 students each semester benefit from a support system that maps out a pathway for success. The College offers seven areas of study that prepare a diverse body of students to transfer to a four-year college or university or enter the workforce with the skills needed to support the growing industries along the Texas Gulf Coast. San Jacinto College graduates contribute nearly $690 million each year to the Texas workforce.